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April 24, 2013 //

What’s the most important aspect of standup paddling? In our opinion, it’s getting on the water. Now. Here are three basic skills you need to enjoy standup paddling today; from getting on your feet to the correct paddle stroke to the buoy-turn. These will get you on the water, having fun and enjoying this great […]

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Thor Emory crossing West Penobscot Bay.
April 22, 2013 //

“Be prepared to kick the ice off your deck!” Downwinding in Maine.

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April 17, 2013 //

There are a wide variety of runs feasible on the south side of Maui, including this little gem.

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Pure Stroke- SUP at Terra Mar, 2011
April 16, 2013 //

The e-mail was from Ben Marcus, the longtime surf journalist and author, currently working on a book about standup paddling. He was digging most enthusiastically into what he termed “the history of standup.”

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April 8, 2013 //

Mechanical wave pools, inflatable race boards and howling sand storms made the Abu Dhabi All Stars Invitational one of the most interesting events in the history of competitive standup.

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April 8, 2013 //

And then there was a goat. On a standup.

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April 5, 2013 //

Two parents, nine kids, 11 paddlers. Lake Tahoe’s Brackett family is a fleet of standup paddlers.

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April 4, 2013 //

Two-year-old Kiara Goold has life figured out: go hard, fall down, get up and smile on.

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April 4, 2013 //

Talking shop with Gary Stone of Paddleboard Specialists.

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April 3, 2013 //

It’s on people! Paddling season is here. And to kick off spring (and celebrate the release of our Beginner’s Guide) we’re kick starting you with our Spring into SUP photo contest where you can win an array of prizes from our vault including a Slingshot Space Pickle, a Go Pro Hero 3, a brand new […]

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