May 6, 2010 //

The 2010 Whitewater Stand Up Paddling Championship will be held Memorial Day (May 31) in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. This one of a kind event will feature the world’s best river stand up paddlers displaying their paddling prowess on the snowmelt swollen Colorado River. This new and innovative competition promises to be fierce. Returning Men’s champion […]

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May 6, 2010 //

Board showcase: Imagine Stand Up 11 Last year, Imagine Surfboards president Corran Addison released the Stand Up 12, a 35-pound roto-molded recycled plastic board with a dry storage compartment and deck rigging. This year, the outspoken South African board-shaping paddlesports guru continues honing in on the market for durable plastic boards designed with flatwater touring […]

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May 4, 2010 //

Oahu to Kauai: Morgan Hoesterey and Jenny Kalmbach a step closer to being the first women to cross the Hawaiian Islands by SUP “They paddled through a sunset and a sunrise and the pitch black of a full moon covered by clouds. They had monster swells rise out of the darkness. Their only light was […]

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May 3, 2010 //

Registration is now open for OluKai’s Ho’olaule’a, a celebration of the ocean and cultures that surround it at OluKai.com/registration. The event returns to the Lae ‘Ula O Kai Canoe Club at Kanaha Beach Park, Maui, May 15th and 16th. OluKai has also confirmed the schedule of complimentary activities including a free concert by special musical […]

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April 30, 2010 //

on the Cover: Garrett McNamara pulls into a beauty, Puerto Escondido, Mexico. Photo by Ben DeCamp

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April 30, 2010 //

Pohaku KEV, Kialoa Shaka Puu, Werner Paddles Nitro, Sawyer QuickDraw, Cannon Stand-Up Surf

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April 30, 2010 //

If you want to get in to standup paddling, the fastest growing water sport in the world, now’s your chance. A free, open-to-the-public, flat-water festival known as the Standup Roundup will kick off Sunday May 23, 2010 at Mission Bay’s Bonita Cove.

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April 30, 2010 //

Huge in Europe French organizers bring first Euro SUP championship to Mediterranean: During the Festival of the Spring, 2010 in Sainte Maxime, the CIGALE Surfing Club du PAYS des MAURES and the SUNSHORT company present the Euro SUP Championship the weekend of May 29-30. The two planned events include: 1. Two races (a relay in […]

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April 30, 2010 //

The Hokua range is Naish’s answer to performancestyle standup boards. Shaped by Harold Iggy, the 8’10” Hokua (wood veneer PVC-sandwich) has a narrow nose and accelerated V-shaped tail and a thruster ‘glass/bamboo fin configuration to allow lighter riders (up to 190 lbs.) to turn on a dime.

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April 30, 2010 //

When you’re ready for high performance, you can’t just head to Costco.Like a skilled golfer needing custom-fit clubs, it’s best to find an esteemed custom board crafter like Dana Point, California’s Infinity Surfboards.

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