Santa Barbara Fog Chaser Race

The Santa Barbara Outrigger Canoe Club hosted the 27th Annual State Sprint Championships on Saturday…and followed it up today with the 5th Annual Fog Chaser Race…newly added standup paddle division…turned out to be a 6 miler, instead of 5, because somebody’s GPS unit was off…;-) Conditions were quite challenging with lots of sideways bumps and a head wind…the nasty current …

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Momentum 4 Life SUP Demo/Clinic

Big shout out to everyone that helped make many new standuppers today in Santa Barbara…our staff and a number of friends helped to facilitate a standup demo/clinic for SB’s Momentum 4 Life group…several people pointed out that today set new records for numbers of standuppers on the water at one time in Santa Barbara…and, for how many new standup paddlers …

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HOBIE STANDUP PADDLEBOARDS ARE HERE!

Well worth the wait…stable…great directional stability…killer finish work…handles…pads…and great pricing… We baptized these new additions to our extensive standup paddle board quiver today…Several of the old guard SB standuppers took them for a spin today and were impressed with the performance and appearance/features… I shot lots more pics…coming in a few days…Our Hobie SUP page is still under construction…but, you …

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2009 Naish 9'6" Quad

Hey now,L@@K what just showed up on the doorstep today… Chined rails…perfect finish work…integrated handle…custom pad…and SUPER lightweight…Holy Shmoly it’s L I G H T !!!…this puppy is gonna fly… Click above pic for more images of the 2009 Naish 9’6″ quadfin… Stay tuned for lots more killer new stuff… surfingsports.com: Stoked For Life ™ is the world’s leading stoke …

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Paddleboarding With Man's Bestest friend in Utah

One of our longtime waterman amigos, John Becker (surfer,windsurfer,kiter,fisherman,diver,snowboarder,snowkiter…etc)…Santa Barbara and Utah paddle boarding pioneer, sends us a few shots standup paddling with his pup Kamiah, from near his lake front home in Utah…

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HOBIE STANDUP PADDLEBOARDS

Hobie surfboards need no introduction…the surfing lifestyle brand started 50 years ago by Hobie Alter continues to break new ground with a killer new line of SUP’s… Durable , lightweight, beautiful finish…comes with integrated handle, pad, and fins… 10’6″ ($1295)…11’2″ ($1350)…12′ ($1395)… We’ll have a limited supply in a few days…if you miss out on those, we’ll have more coming …

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HEY YA'LL!!!

We actually do say YEE_HAW and hey ya’ll ’round here!…at least when Fiesta, the rodeos, and the Mid-State Fair are in town…;-) Are we having fun yet?…seriously, is everbody S T O K E D ?!!!??? We hope everybody is having a great Summer standup paddling…sure sounds like it from the reports that we’re getting from all over this continent…Witchita, …

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New Standup Paddle Sports T-shirt Line: 1st L@@K

We are getting ready to launch a really kewl new line of standup paddle t-shirts and hoodies…as if our current line isn’t kewl enough, huh?…;-) The artwork is by a world renowned local Santa Barbara surf artist…here’s a first L@@K at the rough concept draft…believe me, the finished product is going to be an instant collectors item… surfingsports.com: Stoked For …

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QuickBlade Colors

Jimmy Terrell at QuickBlade has added some bling to his carbon standup paddles with colorful new graphics and ABS edging… You can keep these paddles protected in our new heavy duty paddle bags… surfingsports.com: Stoked For Life ™ is the world’s leading stoke provider for standup paddle surfing, windsurfing, & other surfing sports.

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Shiny happy Footes

The new shipment of 11′ x 28″ & 11′ x 30″ Foote SUP’s have landed, also the new 10′ x 27″ winger swallow…and they are C O L O R F U L…a few of the 11′ x 30″ boards have mast tracks…click image below for full gallery of pics… These boards are incredibly lightweight and strong…going fast at $1399… …

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