Denmark has become the first country to announce a bid for the 2017 ISA World StandUp Paddle & Paddleboard Championship. If successful, Denmark would become the first European country to host the World Championship. The ISA World StandUp Paddle & Paddleboard Championship has never been staged outside of Latin America, so Denmark is hoping to […]

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Australian Jamie Mitchell will line-up against the world’s best watermen in a quest to win the 2016 Ultimate Waterman title, it was announced today. Mitchell will join eight other athletes from around the world, including fellow countryman and waterman Mark Visser, in New Zealand from the 12-20 March, 2016. They’ll compete in eight surf disciplines […]

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Stand Up Paddling is a good work out that keeps you active and fit. Did you know Stand Up Paddling even beats your gym? Once you have read the five reasons below you will never want to skip a paddle-session for a work-out in the gym anymore! 1: Burning calories A good work-out burns your […]

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The Ultimate Waterman, which took the world by storm for the first time in 2015, will return with support from New Zealand Major Events (NZME). The Government, through the Major Events Development Fund (MEDF), will invest up to 1.2 million dollars over three years in this locally-developed surfing event to be contested from 12-20 March, […]

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A stellar line-up of high profile athletes from across Australia and overseas will compete in the Stand Up Surf Shop King of the Cut (KOTC) stand up paddle (SUP) event in Mandurah on Saturday, 5 December. In its fourth year, KOTC is considered one of the fastest runs in the world and will see competitors […]

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It’s time to pack for you next SUP trip! We do not know what is better: SUP on your favorite local lake or going on holiday. However, we reckon that it is even better when you combine these two. Taking your SUP on your next holiday trip really is the best of both worlds! Need […]

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It was an epic close to the 2015 season here at Turtle Bay, as we saw extremely competitive racing and dramatic finishes in both the long distance and sprint racing that led to the crowning of 2 new SUP World Champions for 2015. Kai Lenny (Naish) came into this final event with 2 wins and […]

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The first day of the SUP World Series Finals at Turtle Bay presented by Naish saw Connor Baxter dominate in the long distance race to take the well deserved victory. Steady tradewinds, pumping NNW swell, and intermittant rain squalls provided some dramatic conditions for the World’s best, as they battled their way down the iconic […]

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It is that time of year once again, when the World’ best racers return to Stand up Paddling’s birthplace in Hawaii for the climactic close to the World Championship season. It is only fitting that the World Championship Series should return to Hawaii to crown its Champions, and there is no better place than Oahu’s […]

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