January 6, 2011 //

Standup paddling is nothing without the shapers that create the boards, or as we like to call them, gliding pieces of art on water. And most board craftsmen have had storied careers in the surfboard industry, with a fantastic sense of history just waiting to be uncovered. Welcome to SUP magazine’s Shaper Visits, a video […]

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January 5, 2011 //

What were you doing at 16? Going to school? Thinking about the opposite sex? Playing sports? Slater Trout does all of those things too and more, like win standup races all over the country and surf in game-changing conditions at contests like last year’s Standup World Tour Sunset Hulukai Trials, which he won. Add in […]

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January 4, 2011 //

Just as Stanford dominated Virginia Tech in the Orange Bowl, Danny Ching continued his winning ways, taking the 2011 Orange Bowl Paddle Championships in Miami this past weekend as a precursor to the football game. With over $10,000 in cash, this event enticed some of the best SUP paddlers on the Eastern Seaboard. There were […]

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January 3, 2011 //

Here, whitewater kayaking legend and river SUP guru Dan Gavere shows us how to exit an eddy with style. Learn the important skill of the eddy turn now.

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December 30, 2010 //

So Boise State beats Virginia Tech in September, then Virginia Tech follows that up with a loss to Division 1-AA James Madison. Boise State drops one game to rival Nevada and winds up in an obscure bowl in Las Vegas. Virginia Tech ends up in the Orange Bowl against 11-1 Stanford. While we’ll never understand […]

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December 28, 2010 //

Last night, an estimated 11.5 million viewers witnessed a Southern California couple jump over one of the greatest relationship hurdles known to man: how to get their dogs comfortable riding standup boards. National Geographic Channel’s Dog Whisperer follows one Cesar Millan as he solves the world’s dog problems, from over aggressive canines to rude pooches […]

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December 27, 2010 //

SUP Mag contributor Rob Casey takes you through the tail lift, one way to successfully lift and carry your standup paddle board.

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December 24, 2010 //

In November, competitors gathered at the Davenport Paddle Surf Classic. Unfortunately, there was very little fanfare following the event. Until now. Northern California standup paddler and Blueline Paddle Surf Team member Peter Trow recently released this vid of the event, which featured bomber swell and typical Nor. Cal. weather. He and the rest of the […]

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December 22, 2010 //

Kai Lenny just got his drivers license, is just about to graduate High School and just became standup paddling’s first world champion. Here, the 17-year-old sits down for a one-on-one heat with SUP magazine.

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December 20, 2010 //

Located in the heart of beautiful Seattle and a stones throw away from the banks of Lake Union is Urban Surf. Shop Manager Devin Carroll can set you up for a flatwater cruise or fill your head with surf beta. The Urban Surf gang has a finger on the pulse of any water sport available […]

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