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Stand Up Paddling, SUP News -

I was just going through my old New England surf blog nesUrfari.com and found this great stand up paddle shot of my family. In the foreground is my wife Nicole and oldest daughter Makayla. I'm in the back with our youngest Raquel. The photo was shot by Nantucket photographer Rob Benchley and accompianied a story by Meredith Goldstein in the June 13, 2010 Sunday Boston Globe Travel section. If you missed the print edition here’s the article Spending your energy is on Boston.com. One of the things she did on her quick Figawi weekend trip was stand up paddling in Nantucket Harbor.

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New, Stand Up Paddling, Video -

After a long wait and the first shipment getting lost in space, we finally have copies of That First Glide in stock at Surfari. Maui film maker Mike Waltze has crafted the first stand up paddling movie and it's a good one. I like to say it's a kind of SUP version of Riding Giants with a history of SUP, pioneers like Laird Hamilton, and a general overview of the many aspects of stand up. Filmed in Hawaii, Tahiti, and Fiji the movie features, flat water, SUP surfing, racing, and down winders. Although it tends to be Hawaii and especially Maui...

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New, Stand Up Paddling -

Naish has a little video to introduce their new 2012 inflatable Mana Air stand up paddle board entitled Four People. Four Boards. One Car. The rest of us probably aren't cruising around in a Porsche on Maui with Robbie Naish driving but hey when you are doing a promo video you gots to do it up in style! If you live in a little apartment, have no garage space, are paranoid of getting a SUP stolen off of your car at the mall, need something compact to stow on a boat or want to cart it around with you on the...

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Events, Stand Up Paddling, SUP News, SUP Racing, SUP Surfing -

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Pablo Zanocchi Media Manager International Surfing Association Pablo@isasurf.org La Jolla, California, August 8, 2011- The International Surfing Association is proud to announce the first edition of the ISA World Standup Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship (ISA WSUPPC). The event is confirmed to take place February 6-11, 2012 on the beaches of Miraflores, home of the famous Waikiki Surf Club, the cradle of modern Peruvian Surfing. The ISA decided to hold its own signature SUP and Paddleboard event in response to the explosive growth of the disciplines all over the world. "We're thrilled to announce the creation...

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New, Stand Up Paddling -

Just got in a brand spanking new 2012 11'6" Naish Nalu for a client today. They seem to have gotten pretty fancy with the new pads and the detailed graphics above the pad on the deck of the board. This Nalu is done in the wood sandwich construction and is 29 3/4" wide by 5 1/2" thick with 231 liters of volume. The wood construction boards like this one also come with an integrated universal attachment for a mast box to be able to take it windsurfing. If you have any questions about the new 2012 Naish SUP line shoot...

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