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April Zilg and Connor Baxter were crowned the 2019 U.S. Championship Series champions at the final event of the series at the APP New York SUP Open on September 7, 2019.  The U.S. Championship Series is a five race APP World Tour qualifying series conducted through WPA sanctioned events in […]

Thu, Sep 12, 2019
Source Stand Up Paddle Association

The devastation in the Bahamas from Hurricane #Dorian has been catastrophic. Salt Life is joining forces with the American Red Cross to provide relief to those affected through the sale of our Forward Upward Onward Together Bahamas Tee. Follow the link below and order yours today! #SaltLife #BahamasStrong
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Tue, Sep 10, 2019
Source Stand Up Paddle Association

The 2019 SIC Gorge Paddle Challenge provided epic conditions while giving the spectators exciting action on the water in all races.  For the 9th year in a row, Hood River, OR did not disappoint with mother Columbia Gorge river providing solid 28-32mph winds both days with the 7 mile downwind […]

Fri, Aug 23, 2019
Source Stand Up Paddle Association

Michael Booth and April Zilg maintain the points lead in the 2019 WPA U.S. Championship Series presented by Salt Life.  The WPA U.S. Cup Series, sanctioned by the APP World Tour features the premier events across the U.S., boasting premium qualifying points and prize-money to provide an inclusive and ideal […]

Mon, Jul 15, 2019
Source Stand Up Paddle Association

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    The Workout That Doesn’t Feel Like a Workout: SUP

    There is nothing better than finding an activity that is not only fun and gets you outside, but also is a great workout! Stand up paddle boarding (SUP) is the best way to burn some calories while having fun on the water. Endurance, Balance, and …

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    You’re (most likely) Not Paddling Your Standup Paddle Board Correctly

    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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