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January 24, 2012 //

The South African big wave surfer rips with a paddle. We’re pretty sure he’s into SUP.

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January 24, 2012 //

In late June, 2010, Matteo Neri snapped this photo of Marco Bosi and I. We were lucky enough to get in a quick afternoon downwind run on the east side of Giglio Island, the second-largest island in the Tuscan archipelago off of Italy’s west coast. We left from Arenella Beach, heading back to Giglio’s main […]

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January 19, 2012 //

(JANUARY 17, 2012 – ORANGE COUNTY, Calif.) – In an effort to support new global thinking and positive action, OluKai presents TEDxMaui, January 22, 2012, at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. OluKai is also expanding the access point by broadcasting TEDxMaui live through OluKai.com . The live broadcast begins at 9:00 a.m. […]

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January 18, 2012 //

The Orange Bowl Paddle Championships in Miami, Florida was another huge success last weekend following Surf Expo in Orlando. Candice Appleby won on the women’s side while Danny Ching topped the men’s standings. Here’s a sweet little cut from race day.

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January 17, 2012 //

The Standup World Tour kicks off early February at Sunset Beach, but to get everyone geared up, exclusive SUP clinics will be held with legendary waterman, Dave Kalama, and two-time Standup World Tour Champion, Kai Lenny. The clinics will be held Feb. 1st – 2nd at the beautiful Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu’s North Shore […]

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January 17, 2012 //

Jenny Kalmbach is a dominant paddler and a staple in the racing world, as well as Top Female Paddler of 2011. Now, she’s profiled in SUP Women.

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January 13, 2012 //

I’ve been in the ocean my whole life. I learned how to standup paddle here on Maui when Laird (Hamilton), Dave Kalama and Loch (Eggers) were down at Ho’okipa with their huge standup boards and they let me go out at the point. I remember catching my first wave and being hooked. I was 9 or 10.

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January 12, 2012 //

Florida is paddle deep in the SUP explosion, especially its southwest Gulf region. With warm water year-round (it might dip down into the 60s in the dead of, ahem, winter) and more of it than actual land, southwest Florida seems designed for SUP fishing, racing, touring and, occasionally, surfing.

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January 11, 2012 //

As the popularity of SUP spreads across the planet, John McNeil of the Wet Mitten Surf Shop is growing right along with it. No longer confined to sunny ocean shores, new businesses are taking advantage of this unprecedented growth. With their first shop opening up in Grand Haven, Michigan in Spring 2010 and their second […]

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January 11, 2012 //

If you haven’t seen Peter Trow’s work check out this Blueline Santa Barbara team rider’s latest creation, another goody. Noah Yap, Amy Naff and Jim Brewer round out the Colombia team that found some surf, paddled with the locals and got up close and personal with whales.

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