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January 30, 2012 //

With the world’s best in attendance, the first showdown of the 2012 season, the Sunset Pro, promises to be intense, with a mixture of seasoned talent such as Peyo Lizarazu from France, Wildcard Duane DeSoto from Hawaii and the Tahitian crew, to the young upstarts such as Keahi de Aboitz from Australia, Bullet Obra from […]

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January 30, 2012 //

What once began as a small surfski race of about 20 entrants has grown to over 600 competitors- a staggering increase from last year’s 400 racers.

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January 25, 2012 //

Welcome to the Wednesday Voice, a new feature at SUPthemag.com. Each Wednesday, we’ll sit down with the personalities that make standup paddling great––from the athletes to industry insiders to event organizers and everyone in between. This week on the Wednesday Voice, we talk with Kevin Roberts, organizer of the 3rd Annual Punta Sayulita Classic, March […]

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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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