July 19, 2011 //

Coverage and photos from this weekend’s Lake Geneva Midwest SUP Masters, the fourth of six WPA-sanctioned races that showcase the standup paddling potential of the Dairyland.

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July 18, 2011 //

(Salida, Colo.) — With a scene more Waikiki than Rocky Mountain, the second annual Salida SUP Sessions competition unfolded on Saturday with standup surfers sharing and shredding waves on the Arkansas River.

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July 15, 2011 //

The Dogman rips (see below). But who, may we ask, is the Dogman? We know this: he rides a Laguna Bay board, knows how to catch perfect conditions somewhere in Australia (we think), and has one nasty cutback. The first person to properly identify the Dogman, his board model and where he’s riding wins a […]

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July 15, 2011 //

The second event of the O’Neill Tahoe Cup Race Series was held at North Lake Tahoe this past weekend. The Jam From The Dam was met with optimal conditions making the race a pleasure for both competitors and spectators alike. The sun was out all day with temperatures in the mid 60’s at the start […]

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July 13, 2011 //

14’ X 28″ X 4½” 258 LITERS $2,360 SURFTECHSUP.COM                       SHAPER JOE BARK: We designed the Bark Dominator to be the fastest and most stable board in its class. The 14-foot Dominator is perfect in all water conditions, downwind, upwind and side-wind. In flatwater it’s […]

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July 12, 2011 //

The Island SUP scene is going off. Hawaii is packed with events, like the Maui Jim Triple Crown of SUP, and young paddlers like Connor Baxter are laying down the law. Last weekend, the Warrior Cup, the second event of the Triple Crown, took racers across Maui’s northwestern shore, from Maliko Gulch to Honolua Bay. […]

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July 12, 2011 //

SUP mag checks in on this weekend’s Midwest Stand Up Paddle Festival in Madison, Wisconsin

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July 11, 2011 //

The Utah racing game just took another step forward. Exhibit A? The Second Annual H2O Overdrive SUP CUP Series kicks off July 30th and 31st on Jordanelle Resevoir and the Weber River outside Park City, Utah. The cup includes a “Pro Race,” the “Ghost Town Paddle,” and the “Luck of the Draw Relay,” all on […]

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July 6, 2011 //

Highland Spring HIHO 2011 from Ryan Reede on Vimeo. Slater Trout dominated the Open class in this year’s Highland Spring HIHO race in the British Virgin Islands. Over the 6-day event, the 16-year-old from Hawaii kept a strong lead in each of the four Open class segments. Tom Pace from Pensacola, Fla. grabbed second and […]

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July 5, 2011 //

Fletcher Burton shreds on his standup board in the surf, but what happens when he charges steep creeks? Not so much. Here, Burton ventures up to South Silver Creek near Auburn, Calif., to test his SUP skills and show us just how difficult charging whitewater on an SUP can be. Equipped with a helmet, butt […]

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