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August 24, 2011 //

This spring, SUP magazine Editor Joe Carberry accompanied some of the world’s best standup paddlers on a surf expedition to Indonesia. They got waves, they explored the Mentawais Islands’ little-known corners, but most importantly, they got to know each other on a personal level. Above all else, in this game we call standup, it’s about the people you meet. Each athlete on the trip brings a beautiful perspective to the sport.

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August 24, 2011 //

Last weekend, elite athletes from across the U.S. and members of the Hood River, Ore. community came out for the first Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge. The two-day festival boasted 250 entrants in four events, including a distance downwinder, a buoy course race, a team relay race and a non-competitive Paddle for the Park fundraiser. […]

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August 24, 2011 //

Last week, Rob Rojas, arguably one of the world’s best distance paddlers, won the O’Neill Sea Paddle NYC, a 26.5-mile race he blitzed in three hours and 56 minutes. As New York is one of the most picturesque cities on Earth, we thought it proper to make sure a camera was following Rob’s every move. So enjoy the Rob Rojas Cam as he recaps his Big Apple victory….

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August 23, 2011 //

“It’s crazy,” says Adam Crawford of Dana Point Calif., who, 10 days ago, was flown out to New York City along with his wife to appear on the Today Show to talk about the now viral YouTube video that he, his SUP, and an 80-plus foot blue whale appear in. “They put us up in a nice hotel right in Rockefeller Center,” he says. “Right across from the studio.”

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August 22, 2011 //

Welcome once again to The Indo Chronicles, a video series previewing the print feature, 14 Days, coming out soon in the Fall issue of SUP magazine (on sale Sept. 14). In this third installment, we profile Slater Trout, a talented young standup racer from Maui, Hawaii. Trout is always a favorite to win any race […]

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August 19, 2011 //

Images, inspiration, and a little full-contact SUP carnage at this summer’s SUP 4 Cancer festivities in Hood River, Ore. Photos by Jen Reinhard / Gorge-Us Photography

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August 17, 2011 //

Waterman’s Applied Science Kicks off the third leg of their Paddle for Humanity this weekend in Washington D.C. We caught up with event organizer Pete Stirling to get the lowdown on this fantastic series that has done more than just get people on the water.

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August 16, 2011 //

Welcome back to The Indo Chronicles, a video series previewing the print feature in the Fall issue of SUP magazine (on sale Sept. 14). In this second installment, we profile Dave Boehne, a renaissance surfer/shaper from Dana Point, Calif. and one of the most stylish standup surfers alive — as evidenced by his opening spread […]

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August 15, 2011 //

Irvine, Calif. (August 12, 2011) - O’Neill, the original surf, snow and youth lifestyle brand, is proud to congratulate its own Rob Rojas for his impressive performance at today’s O’Neill SEA Paddle NYC, claiming first place overall with a lightning-quick time of 3 hours and 56 minutes. The win marks Rob’s 20th professional victory of his four-year racing career, and fourth as a member of O’Neill’s athlete roster.

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August 12, 2011 //

In an effort to bring the finest awards production possible to the sport of standup paddling, SUP magazine announced today it’s teamed with Santa Barbara-based adventure brand Teva(r) to host the inaugural SUP Awards at the Casino San Clemente in San Clemente, Calif., Thursday evening, September 22, 2011.

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