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July 30, 2012 //

SUPtheMag.com catches up with the new champion of the M2O, 19-year-old Talia Gangini.

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July 30, 2012 //

Any paddler at the 16th annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager would agree that there were nearly 300 personal victories for those who completed the grueling 32-mile crossing of the Ka’iwi Channel, also known as the Channel of Bones. When the final race results were reported on Sunday, July […]

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July 27, 2012 //

The Stand Up World Series returns to its HQ at Turtle Bay Resort on the 11th – 12th August for the next stop on the 2012 World Series: the Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge, presented by Pacifico and Naish. As a premier destination for Ocean Sports of all kinds, Turtle Bay opens its doors to […]

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July 25, 2012 //

This spring, SUP magazine editor Joe Carberry visited Hawaii, collecting a series of interviews with some of the best paddlers on the islands. Here, we sit down with Dave Kalama as he talks about overcoming injury, wanting to win back his Molokai title, surf trips and making a living from the waterman lifestyle. The interview […]

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July 24, 2012 //

Standup paddling isn’t about one thing in the water in particular. It’s about all of it. Surfing, river-running, touring the lake, fishing. Enjoying the bodies of water closest to your home can make you appreciate home that much more. Check out this short film by Pennsylvania’s Rocky Woodling, as he takes pride in the river […]

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July 20, 2012 //

Talia Gangini loves to play in the water. And she loves to do it with her pals. Gangini, who finished third in last year’s SUP Awards and is up for another one this year, is a perennial downwind favorite and a skilled surfer. But she puts all her skills on display in this cut…

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July 18, 2012 //

This spring, Candice Appleby, Dave Boehne, CD Kinley, Anthony Vela and Slater Trout went on a soul surfing adventure to the far east, exploring the exotic setups and culture of Taiwan. Check out the full photo essay by talented lensman Neil Armstrong in the Summer issue of SUP magazine, on newsstands everywhere now.

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July 16, 2012 //

The Waterman League and the Standup World Tour recently teamed up with Pacifico to bring you Pacifico Moments, a lifestyle video piece that follows athletes around the world as they compete on the tour or just find their inner waterman. Here’s the first episode with the intrepid host, Tristan Boxford.

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July 10, 2012 //

Morgan Hoesterey and Gillian Gibree wrap up their road trip, heading back to Southern California in a state of river bliss, in this fourth and final installment. When low water levels forced the cancellation of SUP events at the Teva Mountain Games, the girls migrate with the river crowd, meeting up with Liam Wilmott and […]

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July 10, 2012 //

In the past couple years SUP yoga has taken the western hemisphere by storm, with classes and clinics being held everywhere from reservoirs to the open ocean. The fusion of standup paddling and yoga is not only a great workout, but also a perfect combination of low-impact activities for paddlers that enjoy yoga or want […]

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