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September 30, 2012 //

The best part of the Gerry Lopez Rainbow Sandals Battle of the Paddle isn’t the surfing, the sprinting, the strategy, or even the carnage—those things are pretty good too, though. The best part is the ultra-compelling storylines that pop up every year that make this sport so great when the biggest player’s gather in Dana […]

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September 22, 2012 //

The Surf Race to Victory series, created by Victory Koredry, is one of the most popular race formats in the country, simply from the excitement created when athletes use every paddling skill available to navigate in and out of the surf zone. And when one of the races is blessed with good swell, like last […]

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September 19, 2012 //
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September 12, 2012 //

For the Fall 2012 issue, SUP magazine scribe Dave Costello, Greg Petry and photographer Wes Walker explored the Pecos River along the Texas-Mexico boarder on a free climbing free-for-all via SUPs. Costello described the teams expedition in the remote border region eloquently, weaving a tale that found the team deep-water free climbing the evening away […]

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September 6, 2012 //

We’re pretty proud of SUP magazine’s Fall edition. One of this issue’s cover blurbs reads, “Art in Performance.” It may as well read, “The Art of Play.” Because the athletes featured inside artfully play in the oceans and rivers of the world while wielding board and paddle. Aside from Mitchell, fellow Aussie Justin Holland, Sean […]

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September 6, 2012 //

Next month, Morgan Hoesterey will present her next Field Notes series from Peru. In the meantime, she checked in from the land of lefts: The waves here in Peru are amazing. Yesterday was the first day that we didn’t get the best waves of our lives, which I think was kind of a good thing […]

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June 26, 2012 //

After a seven-year hiatus, the Red Bull Soulwave surf contest returned to Klitmøller, Denmark last weekend. The event featured standup paddlesurfing and windsurfing with some of the best in the region coming out to compete. Athletes aiming to take home the champion title competed in both SUP and windsurfing. Photos by Jens Wein

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June 19, 2012 //

The Surfing America USA Championships went off last weekend on the south side of Huntington Beach Pier. Standup paddlesurfing, longboarding and shortboarding competitions were held with great performances across the board.

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June 11, 2012 //

Last winter we shared Morgan Hoesterey and Gillian Gibree’s “California Road Trippin’” Field Notes series as they drove up the California coast in search of waves and adventure . The ladies are back on the road again seeking out new places to paddle. Morgan Hoesterey filed this field note for us from the West, on […]

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May 30, 2012 //

We know, our Indo coverage is probably old news now. But SUP magazine had so much fun covering seven of the best standup paddlers in the world this spring during the release of the movie, H2Indo, that we wanted to release a full gallery from the SUP magazine Mentawais boat trip.

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