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SUP Surfing, Surf Weather, Surfing -

Looks like today is the last day of the swell here on Cape Ann. We have had an amazing run of surf this past week here on the North Shore and all over New England. As much as I need a little break in the action to recuperate my middle aged bones, I want this run of waves to continue with a new swell! Whether you have been SUP surfing, longboarding, shortboarding alternative craft riding, or bodysurfing this past week I hop you had fun. Here's this mornings leftovers at Good Harbor. Knee to waist and a little bit junky...

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

What will the future of stand up paddling bring here in New England and beyond? It started with SUP surfing and cruising and now everyone is getting involved! SUP fishing, SUP fitness, SUP yoga and SUP racing are but a few of the newly formed shoot offs of our exciting new sport. Here in New England there are a couple of race series/events including the Cape Cod Bay Challenge series, the Atlantic Paddle Board Association series, Paddle to The Point, and the Newport SUP Cup. There are also countless other races in the bays, harbors and rivers of New England...

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Stand Up Paddling, SUP Surfing, Surf Weather, Surfing -

We are smack dab in the peak of another Atlantic hurricane season here in New England. That means that every surfer has their fingers crossed for swell after a miserable summer of Lake Atlantic.Right now we have the remnants of Tropical Storm Lee dumping rain on the northeast, TS Nate spinning up in the Gulf, TS Maria crossing the Atlantic, and the once powerful Hurricane Katia heading up the alley throwing swell to all corners of the East Coast including New England! If you are hanging around home surfing Katia here on the North Shore of Boston, heading north to...

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Stand Up Paddling, SUP Surfing -

If you are wondering what the GoPro cameras that we have in the store do, here is a short example. I shot this down at Ladies Beach in Nantucket during a clean little SW windswell that we had at the end of June. I was riding my custom 9'8" Shane Smith epoxy stand up paddle board with a an old wood paddle because I left my carbon surf paddle back in Manchester... doh! I usually ride this board as a thruster but had recently robbed the store before I left for Nantucket for the summer and got away with a set...

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