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March 8, 2012 //

After a dramatic opening event at the Namotu World Paddle Challenge in Fiji at the end of 2011, the Standup World Racing Series will kick off its first event of 2012 in style, in the magnificent town of San Jose in the Philippines, for the CamSur World Paddle Challenge.

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March 7, 2012 //

(Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.) – YOLO Board announces that during the month of March, the company will donate $100 to Special Olympics Florida for every standup paddleboard purchased online. The promotion is valid from March 1st through March 31st, 2012, and can be obtained by simply typing “SPECIAL OLYMPICS” in the ordering instructions text box during checkout.

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March 2, 2012 //

March 2, 2012 – The Watermans Paddle for Humanity is building on four years of success by expanding to five events in 2012. The award winning series will feature multiple events on both coasts with stops in California, Florida, Washington D.C. and Texas – bringing coastal and inland paddling communities together for a good cause.

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March 2, 2012 //

As always, there are some great events on tap this weekend. Here’s a primer to get you fired up:

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March 1, 2012 //

ACE-TEC (Advanced Composite Engineered Technology)
Headlining the new collection is the ACE-TEC series, featuring an exclusive BIC Sport composite construction technology which produces extremely durable, remarkably lightweight and very affordable boards designed for all-around performance. The ACE-TEC line includes three sizes to cover kids through adults, as well as two new wahine (women’s) models featuring lightweight construction and women’s specific colorways.

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ACA
March 1, 2012 //

Join the American Canoe Association (ACA) Sunday, March 4th for a regional Standup Paddleboarding Summit. The purpose of this summit is to bring together all aspects of the discipline (flatwater, coastal, surf and river users) along with the manufacturers, retailers, liveries, competitors, and instructors.

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February 29, 2012 //

(Asheville, N.C.) — We are proud to welcome Dan Gavere as an Astral Buoyancy Ambassador.

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February 28, 2012 //

(Newport Beach, Calif.) — Last weekend SUPcore hosted a day of standup paddling activities for Oakley’s Perform Beautifully summit. A group of 30 female athlete ambassadors attended the day of standup paddling at the Dunes in Newport Beach, Calif.

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February 27, 2012 //

(Dana Point, Calif.) –- The third annual Mickey Munoz Mongoose Cup, March 10 at Baby Beach in Dana Point, Calif., is becoming as famous as its namesake. Mickey and his friends kick it during a whole day of paddling, including the Waterman Expo and SUP clinics, camaraderie and a delicious BBQ. The event kicks off […]

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February 25, 2012 //

Australians Travis Grant and Jamie Mitchell came coasting into the shoreline, side-by-side on the same wave, composing themselves for landfall.

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