SUPWS-mantle
June 26, 2012 //

Annabel Anderson dominates the long distance in Oleron Reputed as one of the most challenging, but also spectacular courses, the long distance race in Oleron separated the men from the boys, but also one woman from the men! Annabel Anderson stormed to an incredible victory more than 6 minutes ahead of the next placed athlete […]

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June 26, 2012 //

After a seven-year hiatus, the Red Bull Soulwave surf contest returned to Klitmøller, Denmark last weekend. The event featured standup paddlesurfing and windsurfing with some of the best in the region coming out to compete. Athletes aiming to take home the champion title competed in both SUP and windsurfing. Photos by Jens Wein

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wkend-primer-mantle
June 21, 2012 //

Summer is officially here and this first weekend is just a taste of what to expect for the next few months. Get stoked paddlers, because this is going to be the best SUP summer yet. Here’s what’s on tap for the next few days: Gunnison River Festival Extravaganza Gunnison, CO Friday, June 22 – Saturday, […]

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FibArkMantle
June 20, 2012 //

Photos by Josh Montague / creativecommons.org Three years ago, Zack Hughes was the only one standing in Salida. He’d take his “mutant shapes,” made from home insulation foam blanks, glued stringers and a little fiberglass coating, and surf the ripping Arkansas River wave beneath the stone F Street Bridge in this sleepy Colorado mountain town. […]

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chicago-mantle
June 20, 2012 //

Pacifico’s US series of events on the Standup World Series will kick off next week in the City of Chicago from the 29th June to the 2nd July. The Chicago World Paddle Challenge presented by Starboard and in association with Maui Jim will be a premier stop on the Standup World Series and will also […]

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NSSUP
June 20, 2012 //

The first of five events in the North Shore Summer Race Series was held last weekend at the beautiful Turtle Bay Resort. The north shore resort will continue to host the four remaining events, which include prone and SUP (12’6) sprints held in a heat elimination format. Events will be held at Kuilima and Kawela […]

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SA-mantle
June 19, 2012 //

The Surfing America USA Championships went off last weekend on the south side of Huntington Beach Pier. Standup paddlesurfing, longboarding and shortboarding competitions were held with great performances across the board.

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FN-mantle
June 19, 2012 //

Morgan Hoesterey and Gillian Gibree continue their roadtrip, making their next stop in Moab, Utah for adventures by foot and SUP. The paddling pros take to the river for a little SUP yoga and find a new way to surf a SUP.

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Picture 5
June 18, 2012 //

Schweitzer Sports brings us another action-packed video with Zane Schweitzer, Sean Poynter and friends. The crew headed to Oahu’s North Shore during a swell last winter, charging Sunset on SUP for some thrills and spills. The guys put on an entertaining show and have some fun paddlesurfing the famed break, despite the less than ideal […]

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June 18, 2012 //

St. Louis paddler becomes first SUP athlete in the 50-year history of the Texas Water Safari to complete the 264-mile race, billed as ‘the world’s toughest canoe race.’ “Logistically, you have zero percent chance of finishing this race on a paddleboard.”

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