10 tips for stand up paddle boarding beginners

Common beginner error - backwards SUP paddle

Don’t be that guy or that girl. Avoid the most common first time paddle boarder mistakes by following our list of 10 tips for the beginner stand up paddle boarder. Whether you are renting a SUP and paddle, you’ve just bought your own gear, or you’ve been out a few times, this information may make a difference to your future paddle boarding sessions. 1. Use a leash This actually goes … Read More →

Calf or ankle? Coiled or straight? Which style of SUP leash is right for you

Stand up paddle leash tucked away

The SUP leash is a crucial part of your stand up paddle boarding set up. When purchasing your SUP leash, there are a few things to consider. You’ll want to think about the style of SUP paddling you’ll be doing, where you will be paddling and a few personal preferences to remember – for comfort or safety. Basically, there are currently 4 standard leash combinations available and we sell 3 … Read More →

2 reasons to ALWAYS use a SUP leash

why do I need a SUP leash

The leash. The stand up paddle board leash is a crucial part of everyone’s SUP kit. For a SUP paddler of any level, on any body of water, it can quite literally mean the difference between life or death… Let that sink in… Sorry, bad choice of words! Mull that over for a minute. If the paddling conditions change on you, or if you are tired, lost and/or far from shore, in a … Read More →

Unique invitational event in Abu Dhabi

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A very unique event just took place in Abu Dhabi, the Abu Dhabi Surf & Paddle All Stars Invitational. The surfing was held in the wave pool at Wadi Adventure theme park, while the sprint races were held at the Abu Dhabi Sailing & Yacht Club. What makes this event so unique, aside from the wave pool and racing on inflatable stand up paddle boards, the winners are decided by their overall performance … Read More →

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