September 28, 2011 //

Standup boards are simple to make right? A little foam, a couple layers of fiberglass, some sandpaper, you’re good? Not even close. Tim Stamps has been shaping surfboards, and now standups, for almost 25 years. In that time he’s made 16,000 rideable pieces of art.

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September 28, 2011 //

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (Sept. 23, 2011) – In one of the most exciting nights in standup paddling history, the 2011 SUP Awards, presented by Teva, crowned the year’s top paddlers, movies, expeditions and philanthropic effort.

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September 28, 2011 //

The Ala Wai Canal and Community Park in Honolulu, Hawaii will get some SUP action this weekend with the 2nd annual World Paddle Expo (WPE) on Sunday, Oct. 2nd.  It’s all about paddling, featuring some of the best water athletes in the world. Sports included in the WPE are SUP and prone paddleboard, kayak, one-man […]

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September 28, 2011 //

SUP Fest Sarasota is taking place this Saturday, Oct. 1st, presented by Sarasota Paddleboard Company in Sarasota, Fla. Events go kick off at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron with the Sprint Race taking place first. Divisions included in the Sprint Race are Male, Female, 14’ and 12’6 or under. The event of the day, the 3rd […]

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September 28, 2011 //

Back bay Newport is going to see lots of action Saturday with the CrossFit Sports Series Workout of the Day (WOD) Standup Paddle (SUP) event–whether you’re new to SUP or just looking for a fun workout. The CrossFit Sports Series WOD-SUP event, presented by Hobie, will be a day of competition, CrossFit style. Standup paddling […]

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September 28, 2011 //

Paddlers unite this weekend in Newport, R.I. for the 2nd Annual Newport SUP Cup presented by Coastal Urge. Elite and recreational paddlers will have the opportunity to race in beautiful Newport Harbor around Goat Island. The course for both Elite and Recreational divisions will begin and end at the Newport Shipyard. The Elite Race will […]

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September 28, 2011 //

The 2011 SUP Splash Championships is happening this Saturday, Oct. 1st, in Chattanooga, Tenn. The culmination of the 5-event SUP Splash Race Series will be held on Tennessee River at the RiverRocks Festival. Competitors in the WPA and USA Canoe/Kayak sanctioned championship will take off from Ross’ Landing at the 21st Century Waterfront. The fifth […]

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September 27, 2011 //

When Calvin Tom paddled out for an SUP fishing session Monday off the coast of Cardiff, Calif., he didn’t expect to hook an 80-pound fish. He had planned to investigate the water when he saw birds bomb diving, but soon found himself in the middle of a shark feeding frenzy. Tom, an avid standup paddle fisherman, […]

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September 27, 2011 //

The Waterman League Stand Up World Tour is coming to Surf City for the tour’s first stop on the mainland.

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September 26, 2011 //

It was going off in Dana Point last weekend at the 4th annual Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle (BOP).

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