Stand Up Paddle News
SUP Racing: Get into it this winter!
Winter is racing season here in Australia - and if you've never entered a stand up paddling event before, now is the perfect time to get started!
The Pivot Turn
Turns are a fast and efficient way of turning up to 180 degrees or more. They are used in general paddling but also in races to perform buoy turns and turning to catch waves whilst SUP surfing.
Highlights from the 12 Towers Downwinder.
200 paddlers. 25 knots. A 3 foot swell and a stand-out team of organisers pulled together a highlight in the 2017 SUP calendar. The 12 Towers.
Three Takeaways from Chris Bertish's Incredible SUP Crossing
While you might not fancy spending 93 days at sea. You can certainly take something way from this monumental journey by stand up paddle board.
Zephyr SUP Tours go paddling in the Cocos Keeling Attol
The crew from the Cocos Islands are back this winter, with a whole new SUP based holiday package around the Coco Keeling atoll.
Cheeky Racoon Tries to Steal Stand Up Paddlers Lunch
Think your lunch is safe while paddling? Think again!! This Racoon tries to make off with a dry bag filled with snacks.
Bertish is about to catch one final runner to the beach...
He's on the home stretch now - with a week to go and a board getting lighter by the day, Chris Bertish KNOWS he's going to make it across the Atlantic.
New Boards for the Unstoppable Toby Cracknell - Infinity
With the motivation and financial backing that a new sponsor brings, Toby Cracknell promises to be faster, more consistent and on our screens a whole lot more in 2017.
Fun SUPping in Miserable Conditions with Jackson Close.
Don't let the mid-season swell get you down! SUP's are always fun, no matter how good the waves are.
Below Freezing: A SUP Adventure in Norway
Watch this incredible journey two stand up paddlers made through Norway in the middle of winter, and you will never need air conditioning again!
Core Boardsports signs on to support HIF Victorian SUP Title
Surfing Victoria is proud to announce Core Boardsports, Geelong's leading board sports retailer has signed on to support the HIF Victorian SUP Titles in 2017.
Blue Planet Mentawai's SUP Trip - April 2nd - 13th
Your opportunity to SUP the Mentawai's this April - get in quick spots are limited!
Get Ready for the New Face of Pro Paddling - the APP.
With fresh investors, a unified world tour and promises of the biggest 2017 season Stand Up Paddling has ever seen, the APP is coming out swinging the big guns!
Pick Any 3 Tips from Manutea Owen and use them for SUP!
One of the great things about all paddle sports, is that they all share one basic technique. The Paddle Stroke. Learn from a legend in the OC community, with this funny clinic video!
Dogman learns to Hang 5, and a Kookaburra Eats a Crab.
A fun session in waist high waves turns into attempting a Hang 5, but not before some beach shenanigans.
Gorgeous Stand Up Paddling Conditions On Lake Eibsee
Watch this lucky stand up paddler enjoy some incredibly beautiful conditions on Lake Eibsee in Bavaria.
Half Way Across the Atlantic by SUP - Chris Bertish
In an incredible 51 days straight, Chris Bertish has paddled more than half way across the Atlantic Ocean on his stand up paddleboard.
How To Prepare For Your First Time Stand Up Paddle Boarding!
Make your first time Stand Up Paddling a GREAT one with these tips from Dylan at Surf Mania in WA.
Stand Up Paddle (SUP) SURF exclusive Charters and holidays
For too long SUP Surfers have been missing out on epic surf holidays, forgotten and shunned by the surf community. Now is your opportunity.
Waterman League Secures Investors - Starts APP World Tour
AID Partners LLC, an Asian private equity firm have just invested in the Waterman League, securing their future and beginning a new global world tour.
Genius Idea! Kids Handlebars for SUP
Paddling with kids is the best. Now you can make it even better!
Sydney SUP Festival - Have a go!
Hosting the Pitwater Classic race and stacks of family orientated events, the Sydney SUP Festival is an event you can't miss out on!
Noosa Festival of Surfing is Back for its Biggest Year EVER!
It's 8 days of Pure Stoke, and Stand Up Paddling is once again a major component of the worlds biggest surf festival.
Sometimes it's good to get back on a basic SUP.
The new Naish Quest is a board designed for exploring, which is just as much fun as pushing yourself to the limit sometimes. Check out DJ's latest adventure!
Fanatic SUP's New Years Resolution
An inspirational clip from Fanatic SUP and Windsurfing. They've been Board Riding since 1981, so they know a thing or two about New Years Resolutions...
SUPing Santas Take Over A River!
It's always a laugh to see someone in a Santa costume paddling, surfing, sailing, whatever. But when an armada of them go paddling down the river together, that's awesome!