Stand Up Paddle News
Check out the Neighbourhood Xmas lights by paddle this year!
Thinking about going for a drive to check out the Christmas lights in your neighborhood this year? Go for a paddle instead! Canal properties love decorating their pontoons and backyards with lights, so hit the canals with a few of your mates one night
Nott a Worry! Matt wins 'The Doctor'
Describing this years 'Doctor' as the race of his life, Matt Nottage took line honours over a hungry pack of a-list stand up paddlers, from Rottnest Island to Sorrento this weekend. Setting him up for an amazing summer of SUP racing.
Iconic watersports shop on the Sunshine Coast for Sale!
After 32 years in the business, the owner of Sunshine Coast SUP Centre is looking to retire. Would you like to invest in the stand up paddling industry?
The Ultimate Guide to Xmas Shopping for Stand Up Paddlers
Buying a present for the stand up paddler in your life is either troublesome, or expensive, because all the gear isn't cheap!
Stoked Bodyboarders throw Shakkas to Patrice Chanzy on a SUP
Patrice Chanzy from F-One scores some incredible barrels and pumping Teahupoo slabs on a recent trip to Tahiti.
Dolphin collides with Paddler in Mid-air!
While out for a paddle with his mate in California, a stand up paddler got more than he bargained for chasing the dolphins, when a dolphin leaped out of a wave, colliding with him in mid air!
How far do you want to take your SUP surfing?
SUP downunder is offering you the chance to spend the weekend with one of the world’s best SUP surfers – Kai Bates … and his film crew.
Get Your Used SUP Gear Sold Fast - Here's How!
Follow our step by step guide to selling used stand up paddling equipment with Seabreeze.com.au, so you can sell it fast, and for a good price.
Yacht Designer Farr announces SUP in 2015.
Over the years, many a yacht designer has released a concept stand up paddleboard to show off their 'versatility', but never have they committed to moulds and production!
The Best Shark Repellent for Stand Up Paddlers: Free!
Before you go rushing out to buy the latest shark repellent for your ankle, consider the facts! Sharks just don't like stand up paddlers...
Are you Addicted to SUP?
Watch Fanatic's latest video to see what makes the sport of Stand Up Paddling so incredible.
Double shacked in Tahiti: Laird and Anthony Walsh
Not only did this guy have the skills to go deeper than Laird Hamilton on a SUP, he did something way more terrifying... He dropped in on Laird Hamilton!
Enter this SUP event: Beat Cancer by paddling Across the Bay
Two hundred paddlers will embark on a downwinder this February, across Port Phillip Bay. They'll be joined by a few hundred kiteboarders, and each and every one will be donating money to cancer research in the 2016 Across The Bay event, supporting the Can
Stand Up World Tour Cancelled - Surfers not surprised
Earlier this month, the Stand Up World Tour announced that the final two stops of the tour in France and Morocco are cancelled, leaving the sports paddlers in quite a constructive debate as to why.
Shark! Oh wait... It's just a Dolphin
Have you ever been stand up paddling, seen a splash (or a shadow) and immediately freaked out? Thought a shark was coming for you? Then realized it was just a dolphin?
The 35th Merimbula Classic - Back to School!
The Merimbula Classic, formerly known as 'Mambo' is a culmination of kitesurfing, windsurfing and stand up paddling on one tiny beach on the south NSW coast. Of course it's on again this year (and will be for many to come), from the 26th to the 29th of No
Damaging Doheny makes for exciting Pacific Paddle Games
Last weekend the world saw a side of Stand Up Paddling that few have ever seen, and most likely won't ever see again. The Pacific Paddle Games at Doheny Beach was one of the most extreme examples of stand up paddling competition. Ever.
Roxy Run Sup Yoga comes to Australia
After massive events all over the world, the Roxy Run Sup Yoga Tour is coming to Australia! This October, join the team from Naish Australia and Roxy in one of the biggest female-only events to hit our shores.
Hydrofoils are coming to SUP
While flat water hydrofoiling is still quite a ways off for stand up paddlers, hitting the surf with one is knocking on our doorsteps.
Stand Up Paddle instructor job in Perth
Are you a qualified Stand Up Paddle instructor or avid SUPer who is interested in working part-time outdoors over the summer season?
Shark attacks - are you a target?
While sharks are scary, so are stand up paddle boards, so here's three reasons why you are NOT going to be attacked by a shark on your next session, or the one after that, or the one 5 days from now.
Join the crew at SUP Sports and Airborne Kitesurfing
Work with the sports you love in Perth this summer
Windy conditions for first Red Bull Water Maze
Despite the blustery winds roaring between the canals on the Gold Coast, Stand Up Paddlers from all over Australia (and NZ) paddled into the unknown for the first ever Red Bull Water Maze this weekend.
Stand very, very still... Manatee's swim here
Easily confused for dolphins and sharks at a distance, they're always startling when you're paddling on a SUP, but Dugongs and Manatees are harmless.
The Kalama Catch - Stop the Splash!
If a huge eruption of water comes flying towards your ankles, you're pulling too early! Instead, let the blade enter the water cleanly first, then pull it towards you once it's submerged.
8% of Australian's commute to work by SUP
It's on the internet, so it must be true! English newspaper 'The Daily Star' reported this week on a group of stand up paddlers choosing to paddle to school, comparing them to Aussie workers.