The 2017 SUP Awards presented by Salt Life Are Here!

The most prestigious honors in standup paddling are back: voting for the 2017 SUP Awards presented by Salt Life is live now! The Awards, now in their eighth year, honor the top athletes, performances, expeditions, movies and philanthropic efforts in the sport. And the results are up to you!

The SUP magazine staff has carefully curated the top athletes, films and expeditions of the year for the public to weigh in on. The results will be announced on September 28—two days before the Pacific Paddle Games—during the biggest week in SUP!

Don’t wait. VOTE NOW!

SUP magazine is pleased to welcome Salt Life as the presenting sponsor for this distinguished event.

“Salt Life is proud for the opportunity to honor all of the outstanding SUP athletes at this years SUP Awards,” said Salt Life team manager Larry Laska.

The event will also act as the official kick-off party to the Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life, complete with food, drinks and the who’s-who of the SUP world. Tickets will be available to the public at

“We’re so excited that Salt Life took the helm of the SUP Awards,” SUP magazine editor-in-chief Will Taylor said. “Their sponsorship of this special night and of the Pacific Paddle Games show the dedication that they have to supporting standup paddling.”

Follow SUP magazine on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @SUPthemag for updates on SUP Awards voting. Use the hash tag #SUPAwards to join the conversation.


Vote now for the 2017 SUP Awards presented by Salt Life!