May 31, 2011 //

File this in the, “What the Hell,” category: A mystery man sporting Luchador mask and Starboard rash guard dropped into pumping Malibu during last week’s south swell that blessed Southern California with solid surf. So, three questions? Who’s this masked man, El Clouto? Does video like this help or hurt the standup paddling cause when […]

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May 23, 2011 //

In early May, SUPthemag.com ran a Facebook video contest where entrants were judged by comments and “likes” on our page. The winner? Will Phillips, who swears this was his first crack at film making. Shot somewhere in San Diego County, Phillips catches absolutely pristine So. Cal. conditions on camera. He took home a set of […]

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May 10, 2011 //

The OluKai Ho’olaule’a two-day ocean festival returns to Kanaha Beach Park, Maui this weekend, May 14th -15th, 2011. The real star of the event? The Maliko downwind run on Maui’s Northshore, an 8-mile sled ride that’s the Grand Canyon or El Capitan of downwind standup paddling. A true classic. Check out the rides in the […]

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May 6, 2011 //

Share your favorite SUP video with us and get a chance to win the latest issue of SUP magazine, women’s Victory KoreDry top and pants, or, men’s SeasonFive Barrier top and pants! We’ll choose the winner purely on the numbers: The vid with the most “liked” video takes home the gear! And campaigning for your […]

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April 28, 2011 //

In February, Frenchman Remi Quique won the standup division of the Dakhla Festival in the Western Sahara, Africa in fantastic conditions. The 29-year-old has some of the sweetest style in the business. Here’s Remi expressing himself on a Brazilian point break.

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April 26, 2011 //

Think paddling 200 meters at sprint speed is easy? Watch Anthony Vela during his heat at the Silver Blade Regatta. Dude kills it. Vela ended up second in the grueling 2,000 meter race and fourth overall. Kinda gets you pumped to go paddling doesn’t it?

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April 21, 2011 //

We thought this GOPro clip from Mike Mendez on Oahu’s south shore was perfect to keep you moving through your day at the office. Get in the flow with Mendez as he smacks the lip to Citizen’s Cope’s Let the Drama Kid Die. SUP Clips: Take 2 from Mike Mendez on Vimeo.

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April 15, 2011 //

Standup surfing is progressing faster than manufacturers can cut feet off boards, driven mostly by young, over-surfed rippers like 19-year-old Australian Keahi de Aboitiz. Check out this cut that has done its rounds across the webosphere and tell us, who’s your favorite young paddler out there?

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April 1, 2011 //

Inland standup paddlers rejoice, and the videos pour in.

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March 18, 2011 //

Santa Barbara’s Blueline crew is getting it done. Here’s a vid from their recent exploration of Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka – Stand Up Paddle from Blueline – Santa Barbara on Vimeo.

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