Tuesday, 18 June 2013 00:00
It is half way through June and this month the Supconnect Photo contest has already received some really amazing entries.
Monday, 17 June 2013 00:00
Last year SUP Pro athlete Anthony Vela hailed the Race the Lake of the Sky his top pick for the best stand up paddle event of the year! ·This year the race looks to continue its fun and incredible allure as the organizers and sponsors are once again going all out!
Sunday, 16 June 2013 00:00
Recently Supconnect was able to catch up with Ben Thouard, water sports photographer extraordinaire, and ask him a few questions about his stellar SUP photography. Enjoy learning more about Ben and his answers to our questions!
Saturday, 15 June 2013 00:00
For a little over a year now, FCS SUP has been giving away free gear on a monthly basis, and the trend is continuing! Learn more by clicking on "Read More".
Tuesday, 23 August 2011 09:02
In this week's Boardroom meeting we focus on the race-engineered boards of Morelli & Melvin. Elite stand up paddle athlete Anthony Vela and Boardworks California Sales Manager Ryan Mahoney walk us through these razor sharp boards.
Tuesday, 17 April 2012 00:00
As part of the Suplove performance board range, the Challenger was designed with the paddle surfer in mind. It's all about stability with performance.
Saturday, 04 August 2012 00:00
With so many options in SUP boards comes the need for each buyer to really do their homework and find the best fit for their needs.
Tuesday, 20 September 2011 00:00
Boardworks has succeeded in fusing 'easy' and 'fun' into one, all-around stand up paddleboard, the Joyride. Offering three sizes to fit almost any rider, this board takes first place in a category all by itself.
Friday, 02 December 2011 00:00
A few months ago, Terry Plunkett, an avid stand up paddler from Southern California, was standing in the parking lot at the San Onofre State Beach Park in San Diego with an unmistakable awe-struck expression, just a few minutes after talking to Michele Baldwin. Here is what Plunkett heard.
Friday, 19 August 2011 00:00
After paddling for 70 days, from Lake Itasca in Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico, Alex Linnell has become the first person to stand up paddle the entire length of the Mississippi River. Let that sink in for a second then read on for an interview with Alex and his family.
Monday, 15 August 2011 00:00
Have you paddled with sharks lately? Off the coast of South Africa lies the small, history-rich Robben Island. Surrounded by bone-chill waters patrolled by very large sharks, this isn't your everyday stand up paddle session.
Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00
Bart de Zwart arrived safely at a 12:45am on Friday June 1st to "The Spot" in Zandvoort, Holland after crossing the North Sea solo, non-stop and unsupported in almost 39 hours. This was the first time anyone has attempted and succeeded at paddling from England to Holland!
Monday, 15 November 2010 22:24
Folks have been cruising the ocean waves for years with a paddle in hand and it’s about time we bring this toy to the waters of West Virginia.· SUP, stand up paddle, is a great sport for rivers and lakes.
Tuesday, 09 November 2010 00:00
Thursday, 05 April 2012 00:00
April 7th, 2012, a group of 8 paddlers, to include British Adventurer Dave Cornthwaite and Canadian Adventurer Rod Wellington will paddle the Wolf River from its source to its confluence with the Mississippi River, a distance of some 105+ miles.
Thursday, 07 March 2013 00:00
It was only 1 year ago that I returned from my first visit to Teluk Meranti where, together with a few friends, I went to Surf the Bono, a tidal bore wave on the Kampar river in Sumatra, Indonesia.
Tuesday, 02 November 2010 12:00
Israel, the holy land. A region deemed sacred by three of the world’s largest monotheistic faiths, brimming with diversity and history, becomes sup grounds.
Tuesday, 23 November 2010 00:00
Portugal looks out from the Iberian Peninsula onto the Atlantic Ocean, with a long history of Moorish and Oriental influences that have had a lasting impact on the culture and architecture which are still prominent to this day.
Monday, 29 November 2010 23:17
1500 miles from the California coast lies the state of Colorado. No matter what kind of paddling you are looking for, you will have no trouble finding it here, white water, surfing, or just enjoying some beautiful flat water and the scenery it has to offer.
Wednesday, 23 January 2013 00:00
SUPtheWorld has officially added medieval castles, lakes, gastronomy, history and a UNESCO World Heritage site to its tours . . . all thanks to their new destination, Portugal.
Tuesday, 06 March 2012 00:00
Stand up paddleboarding in Venice, Italy combines a world of cultures, giving you a chance to paddle alongside Gondoliers, locals, and a deep heritage. A group of local gondoliers are now fully embracing stand up paddle boarding and presenting the flooded city from a whole different and unique vantage point.
Sunday, 10 April 2011 21:25
We had been dreaming for a while to go and stand up paddle (sup) in the highest lake of the Abruzzo region in Italy, looking at the Gran Sasso Mountains from a different perspective.
Monday, 06 August 2012 00:00
As Stand up Paddle grows throughout the world, many find that there are various disciplines of SUP that they enjoy. One of the most popular at the moment appears to be SUP Yoga. But, how many people can say that they have done SUP Yoga in a geothermal spring?
Monday, 24 October 2011 00:00
Tired of the hustle of the Big Apple? Take a ride out to East Hampton, located on the scenic shores of Long Island, for a leisurely stand up paddle session or a more challenging downwind run.