SoCal Winter Race Series Overall Results




The overall point winners for the SoCal Winter Race Series (SUP) have been tabulated and the results are in…9 races were held and points were accumulated… Nov 8th La Jolla Shores InvitationalDec 6th Oceanside Becky Stuart MemorialDec 13th San Diego Tecolote 5000Jan 17th Santa Barbara Pier Back to PierJan 31st Mission Bay Hanohano Ocean ChallengeFeb 7th NAC Hal Rosoff Classic …




WARDOGSoCal Winter Race Series Overall Results

Robby Naish 9'3" in Indo




During the Dave Kalama visit to our shop last week, the Naish guys brought along a notebook full of killer wave SUP images they scored on a trip to Indo… Robby Naish was riding the new 9’3″…and ripping!!! Check these out and I think you’ll agree…these boards are capable of doing most anything on a wave that a paddlesurfer is …




WARDOGRobby Naish 9'3" in Indo

A Standup World :: Ohana Project




Our friend Ekolu Kalama has been charging some mind bending waves lately all over the planet on the new Starboard SUP’s…from the Hawaiian Islands…Sunset Beach on Oahu…to Maui…to secret spots on Molokai…Puerto Escondido…El Salvador…Indo…Teahupoo…Tahiti…Italy…etc… I don’t know of anyone that has been spreading the stoke all over the planet as much as Ekolu… Image Sources: A Standup World and Ekolu …




WARDOGA Standup World :: Ohana Project

Marina Del Rey Race




The SoCal Winter Race Series ended today at Mother’s Beach in Marina Del Rey, CA…The 5 mile race started in the harbor right outside Mothers Beach and headed outside of the breakwater to the first marker and back to Mother’s Beach… We don’t have the final point standings in yet…will update when available…Our paddle racing team is in contention for …




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Dave Kalama & New Naish Paddles




Legendary waterman, and all around nice guy, Dave Kalama, and part of the Naish team were by the shop yesterday…they had a couple of the new Naish SUP paddles with them…nice flex and good L@@King finish work… surfingsports.com: Stoked For Life ™ is the world’s leading stoke provider for standup paddle surfing, windsurfing, & other surfing sports.




WARDOGDave Kalama & New Naish Paddles

Bamboo WARDOG Fin Designs




We’re continuing to make good progress on the new renewable, and resource sustainable, bamboo versions of the popular WARDOG fin designs… The bamboo cloth gives a kinda silky appearance to the bamboo wood…light, strong, and killer flex… surfingsports.com: Stoked For Life ™ is the world’s leading stoke provider for standup paddle surfing, windsurfing, & other surfing sports.




WARDOGBamboo WARDOG Fin Designs

Kauli Seadi




Brazilian Kauli Seadi (world wave sailing Champion) wins the first ever stand up paddle contest in Brazil… Here is Kauli ripping on the new 8’5″ Starboard “Pocket Rocket”…we’re gonna see some phenomenal paddlesurfing shots from Kauli in the future…Photos by James Thisted. “When I first started to SUP, it was mainly out of pure enjoyment and fun, also it is …




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Starboard 2009 Container : New Arrivals




We just received a container straight from the factory of the latest additions to the vast and impressive STARBOARD SUP line… Toddzilla caught hiding after our paddle race team manager, Deb, announced that there was more board shlepping to be done at our other warehouse…”I’ve got a paper to write, dude”…;-) SUP mover… Guy stoked with his new 2009 Starboard …




WARDOGStarboard 2009 Container : New Arrivals

Dana Ocean Challenge




The Dana Outrigger Canoe Club hosted the 21st Dana Ocean Challenge on Saturday…~ 270 paddlers turned out…with a large contingent of standup paddle racers…and, just like the Redondo race, calm conditions inside the harbor gave way to a washing machine rinse tide outside the Dana Pt. harbor…didn’t see too many dry paddlers… The race director, Eric Smith, helped facilitate the …




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Health is Wealth




Alright then…since most everyone is on the sidelines about investing in stocks…and, it’s prolly not prudent to take your money to Vegas and place it all on red…here’s something to ponder if you’re still on the sidelines about investing in a standup paddleboard, I’d recommend that you just do it…and, if you’re gonna do it sooner or later…you may as …




WARDOGHealth is Wealth