Pick Any 3 Tips from Manutea Owen and use them for SUP!
They credit their new-age paddling techniques for the win, and steersman Manutea Owen has a LOT of little tips for maximizing each stroke, using the craft to its potential (and no more!) and of course race tactics. While it’s not directly about stand up paddling stroke technique, trust us. It’s worth a watch, and it’s easy to watch! Manuteas style is funny, and his hand and body actions perfectly illustrate the way he paddles.
“It’s all about the pivoting. You’ve gotta work that canoe you know! If you can make baby canoes it’s good!”
The quote above is a great one from the vid, where he’s talking about a specific movement with his shoulders and hips, reading about it just doesn’t do it justice.
Pick three of his little techniques, apply them to your SUP and you’ll paddle faster, easier and further!
24 Hour SUP Record Broken! 193km by Bart De Zwart.
If you've ever jumped on an Unlimited category race SUP, you know how unstable they are. Imagine paddling one for 24 hours straight, and trying to break a distance record. Bart De Zwart just did it in Switzerland, coming oh-so-close to 200km.
How to Apply Rail Tape to your SUP (Video)
Seabreeze.com.au Community member David (DJ) John shows how to apply protective rail tape to your stand up paddle board with the 'wet method'.
This Week in SUP Foil - Flat Water, Tiny boards and Rivers!
The Americas Cup contenders aren't the only ones making history on foils this week, the world of SUP Foiling has seen some incredible developments, that might mark a turning point in the sports history.