WW-mantle
June 14, 2012 //

Photos plus event coverage from Day Two at the 2012 Whitewater SUP Championship in Glenwood Springs, Colo.

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WP
June 14, 2012 //

Father’s Day Weekend is looking like another fun one. Grab your old man, board and paddle and head out to one of these great events: Bend Paddleboard Challenge River Bend Park, Bend, Oregon Friday, June 15 – Sunday, June 16 Head to Bend for the Paddleboard Challenge, held during the Subaru Outside Games. There will […]

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Lost-Mills-2
June 12, 2012 //

I can buy our ticket home! Yesterday was the main event of my European SUP trip. The Lost Mills International SUP race at Lake Brombachsee, Germany was an 8.3-mile flatwater race with most of the top European paddlers in attendance. The money class was 14′ so I knew I would be feeling more comfortable than […]

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mantle
June 11, 2012 //

Over 300 friends, family and supporters of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation came out Sunday to the Newport Aquatic Center in Newport Beach, Calif. to celebrate NEXT’s National SUP Day and raise awareness for Cystic Fibrosis. Events were held across the nation in Orlando, Chicago, Minneapolis and Austin with the goal of getting those diagnosed with […]

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Step Through
June 7, 2012 //

Another great workout brought to you by Riviera Paddlesurf and exercise physiologist Ramsey Mead. Workout Notes: • Perform a minimum of 2x a week or every other day if you like • Perform each exercise for a minimum of 30 seconds working your way up to 1 minute • Perform exercises 1-5 in a circuit […]

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mantle
June 7, 2012 //

We arrived in Munich, Germany on Monday night and got up early Tuesday to check the rivers. Recent rains had brought good water levels to do some surfing. It was fun traveling through a big city looking for surf on rivers. The first spot we got to was a little tricky. There was a steep […]

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kosterlitz
June 5, 2012 //

After two days of racing in southern France we packed up and headed for some sightseeing in Paris. Paris has plenty of water to paddle in with the River Seine winding by the Eiffel Tower and countless other historic landmarks. The strong current and loads of tourist boats made it easy for me to take […]

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Bart
June 5, 2012 //

After paddling non-stop for a day and a half from Lowestoft, England, Maui’s Bart de Zwart reached Zandvoort, Holland on Friday, June 1. Bart, originally from Holland, left Lowestoft on his 14’ Starboard at approximately 9:15 Wednesday morning to begin his solo, unsupported crossing of the North Sea.

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mantle
June 4, 2012 //

After two days of racing and a week of international travel I am feeling pretty fried. According to the race organizers and everyone I spoke with, The Mediterranean SUP Cup was the ‘Battle of the Paddle’ of Europe. All of the top standup paddlers from across the continent were in France to race this past […]

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Zwart
May 31, 2012 //

On Wednesday morning, Bart de Zwart (Holland), living in Maui, Hawaii, began his attempt to cross the North Sea, from England to Holland, on SUP (STARBOARD 14′ Open Ocean). This is the first attempt of a North Sea crossing by SUP and Bart is paddling the entirety of the expedition solo, non-stop and unsupported.

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