March 9, 2011 //

On the short motor sail out to Little Harbor from where they picked Dave and I up, we had a chance to cool our jets and enshrined the arduous two-hour paddle as “Just Four Miles”. Food also calms the savage beast and smartly I was given a hot sausage sandwich with chips while Dave decompressed […]

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March 9, 2011 //

The Bark crew gives us a wrap-up from the Dana Point Ocean Challenge. Click here for full results. Dana Point Ocean Challenge with Joe Bark and Crew from Soul Surf Media on Vimeo.

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March 8, 2011 //

Pretty close quarters sleeping on the boat last night, but all were up and buzzing by first light. It was clear that the weather was going to allow us to cover distance heading out towards the West End point of Catalina Island. Definitely had to rub my eyes a few times to wake up and […]

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March 8, 2011 //

Closing out SUP magazine’s inspiring Destination 3 video series, the ladies put standup’s diversity on display, sharing their love of paddling with locals on the river near Jenny Kalmbach’s childhood home. The score from their series makes us want to rent their iPod for our next party. Ultimately, Destination 3 is about awareness. We asked […]

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March 6, 2011 //

If leaving Tahoe’s snow and ice in the middle of the night and driving all morning to reach a much warmer Redondo Beach, Calif. felt like traveling to a different world, then loading up a sail boat with standup boards and camping gear and sailing to Catalina Island felt like time travel. As a member […]

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March 4, 2011 //

What up playas’? It’s Name that Spot time again. Ladies, name this storied beach and win Victory Kore Dry tops and bottoms. Phellas, nail the name and win a free spring issue of SUP magazine and a SUP mag t-shirt. So Name that Spot (Hint? Not the Great Lakes). The only requirement besides naming the […]

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March 3, 2011 //

For numero tres of our Destination 3 series, the ladies hit one of the world’s longest lefts, Pavones, in southern Costa Rica. They may not have timed their visit with the ultimate swell pattern, but they experienced one of Central America’s finest waves and the personalities that live near it. Check back as we continue […]

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February 25, 2011 //

Welcome back to the Destination 3 video series as the crew shares another epic segment from their Costa Rica mission and continues their quest to raise global awareness about plastic contamination of our blessed ocean. In this edition, they take to the surf, laying board and paddle to the playful waves near Tamarindo. We couldn’t […]

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February 25, 2011 //

By now, you’ve probably read about Jenny Kalmbach’s and Morgan Hoesterey’s Destination 3 Degrees project, a mission to paddle all of the Hawaiian Island channels on standup boards, raising awareness of plastic’s affect on our oceans in the process. The duo continues their mission in Costa Rica, paddling Kalmbach’s native country. And SUP magazine wanted […]

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February 22, 2011 //

The Santa Cruz Paddle Festival has long been the kickoff to the paddle event season. Twenty-five years later, not much has changed. Except the party has gotten a whole lot bigger. This year, along with the kayak and waveski contests, the third annual Surftech Shootout will go off at Steamer Lane March 18-20th, as the […]

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