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While Stop 3 of the WPA World SUP Tour is approaching fast, we would like to dwell on the event which will be remembered as WPA’s 1st ever World SUP Tour stop. Sandra Y. Caro, Treasurer for Rincón Beachboy, Inc., shares with us her excitement to add the largest SUP race in the Caribbean to [...]
Wed, May 24, 2017
Source Stand Up Paddle Association
A week after the Standup for the Cure’s Sixth Annual fundraising day in Newport Beach, one of the largest paddle gatherings in the world, Dan Van Dyck, Executive Director of the National Standup for the Cure Series, gives the WPA an overview of the event and tells the story behing SUFTC. (Photos Dale & Karen Photography) [...]
Sat, May 13, 2017
Source Stand Up Paddle Association
The first two events of the World SUP Tour presented by Salt Life were held at the Rincon Beach Boy in Puerto Rico and the Carolina Cup in North Carolina.  Hobie team rider April Zilg of Wrightsville Beach, NC and NSP team rider Titouan Puyo of New Caledonia stand in first [...]
Sat, May 06, 2017
Source Stand Up Paddle Association
Registration is open on PaddleGuru for the WPA Paddle Championships and the third stop of the World SUP Tour (WST) to be held on June 3 & 4th in Columbus, GA.  Salt Life apparel and Uptown Columbus will be hosting this year’s event that will be conducted on the Chattahoochee River 90 [...]
Wed, May 03, 2017
Source Stand Up Paddle Association
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    An easy stand-up paddle boarding guide for beginners. It’s undeniable: there’s nothing like gliding across the glassy goodness of the Intercostal Waterway (Wrightsville Beach), Figure Eight Island or freshwater habitats of Wilmington. At Cape Fear Paddle Boarding, we offer SUP fitness classes, tours, rentals and …

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    Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP): Getting started, gear

    The fast-growing sport of stand up paddleboarding (SUP) is a fun, easy way to go play on the water. With a minimum of equipment, you can paddle anything from ocean surf to lakes and rivers—no waves required. Gear Stand up paddleboard: This is by far …

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    Great day to SUP

    Stand up paddle surfing (SUP), stand up paddle boarding, or in the Hawaiian language Hoe he’e nalu, is an emerging global sport with a Hawaiian heritage. The sport is an ancient form of surfing, and has reemerged as a way for surfers to paddle longer …

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