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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September 26, 2011 //

More photos from the inagural SUP Awards. Photos by JP Van Swae.

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September 22, 2011 //

Starboard’s Sean Poynter recently traveled down to Puerto Escondido for the Central Surf Pro. After three days of barrels he grabbed the win south of the border. Here’s his side of the story: It was my second time going down to Puerto and once again, it was an epic trip. I made a bunch of […]

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September 21, 2011 //

It ain’t just another SUP movie. A Stand Up Paddle Movie,” by Southern California photographer and videographer Jeff Vasquez, is a documentary that captures and explores the growing world of standup paddling. And if you’re in the Dana Point area this weekend for the Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle, this is your […]

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September 21, 2011 //

While most of the paddling world will be focused on Southern California this week, let us not forget about the right coast where Three Bays Preservation, Inc., will host the first Paddle for the Bays: RACE Cape Cod on September 24. “The RACE,” is an event designed for all levels of paddlers and kayakers. Races […]

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September 21, 2011 //

The StandUp World Tour is launching a People’s Choice award at its first stop on the mainland, the Huntington Beach Pro, scheduled for Sept. 28-Oct 2. Five riders will be selected by open voting to compete in the Super Session, a single heat to be held on Oct. 1st. The Super Session will be judged […]

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