Stand Up Paddleboard News

  • King of the Cut – SUP King and Queen Named

    Posted by - Dec 4, 2016
    Near perfect conditions blew in for the 24-kilometre race, the Stand Up Surf Shop King of the Cut, with southerly winds at 18 to 20 knots. The world’s fastest downwind SUP race and arguably the most...
  • Environmentally Friendly Paddleboard Event set for Fiji

    Posted by - Nov 8, 2016
    The International Surfing Association (ISA) and the Local Organizing Committee for the 2016 Fiji ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship, Tourism Fiji, have set a new standard in sustainable practices by aiming to make the competition,...
  • Spectacular SUP Showcases on the Horizon

    Posted by - Oct 8, 2016
    After five years of spectacular events hosted at the beautiful Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu’s Fabled North Shore, the World Series Finals has moved for 2016, to create a new home on the Valley Isle of...
  • Jobe Announces “SUP 2 The People” Tour

    Posted by - Jul 11, 2016
    Today, Jobe Watersports announced the details of its “SUP 2 The People” demo tour. The tour will launch on July 17, in Dillon, CO. It includes stops in California, Nevada, Utah, Idaho, Washington and Oregon before...
  • ISA Certifies 150 New SUP Instructors

    Posted by - Jun 30, 2016
    The International Surfing Association (ISA) is continuing to spur the global development of StandUp Paddle (SUP) with the certification of over 150 ISA SUP instructors across 12 countries since April 2016. Instructors were certified in countries...
  • Connor Baxter wins SUP Long Distance race

    Posted by - May 13, 2016
    For an Opening Day of the World Championship season, the Victoria Cup Japan really gave us everything we could have asked for, and then some: flawless blue skies, an unparalleled view of Mount Fuji and fiercely...
  • Victoria Cup Japan returns to Zushi Beach

    Posted by - May 6, 2016
    The 2016 Stand Up World Series is about to get underway next week in the beautiful Kanagawa Prefecture, at Zushi Beach in Japan. The location is ideal for bringing together the World’s best with local paddlers...
  • Zane Schweitzer Crowned 2016 Ultimate Waterman

    Posted by - Mar 20, 2016
    Zane Schweitzer was a late call up for 2016 and he was the most consistent surfer of the multi discipline Ultimate Waterman, winning three of the seven disciplines contested. Schweitzer placed third in the 16km Stand...
  • Schweitzer Claims Overall Lead at The Ultimate Waterman

    Posted by - Mar 19, 2016
    Hawaiian athlete Zane Schweitzer has claimed his third discipline of the 2016 Ultimate Waterman in a thrilling head-to-head duel with defending champion Daniel Kereopa of New Zealand. The longboard discipline was held at Piha Beach, Auckland...
  • Schweitzer Claims Another Win at The Ultimate Waterman

    Posted by - Mar 16, 2016
    Hawaii’s Zane Schweitzer has stung his Ultimate Waterman opponents with back-to-back wins, this time in the Standup Paddleboard Surfing discipline held in Southland today (Wednesday 16th March). Schweitzer remains in fourth place overall but still has...
  • The Ultimate Waterman – Prone Paddleboard Race + Video

    Posted by - Mar 13, 2016
    Hawaiian athlete Zane Schweitzer paddled his way to a significant win in the Prone Paddleboard race held at Piha Beach, Auckland today. The 6km Prone Paddleboard Race was the second of eight disciplines being held in...
  • Jobe’s specially designed SUP clothing

    Posted by - Mar 5, 2016
    The Jobe discover series is special clothing designed for both on and off your SUP board. No need to pack a bag with extra clothes. The Discover sportswear series has a casual look, making it perfect...
  • Johnson and Paul Claim Titles at NZ Longboard and SUP Open

    Posted by - Feb 21, 2016
    Mangawhai surfer Glen Johnson claimed his first career win at the Coast Papamoa New Zealand Longboard and SUP Open held at Papamoa Beach today (Sunday 21st February). Johnson was joined by another first time winner in...
  • Sunset Beach stars at SUP World Tour Opener

    Posted by - Feb 15, 2016
    It was a day to remember at Sunset Beach today, as the World’s best were able to get a taste of this iconic break at its very best. The morning greeted us almost flat, with no...
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