Holiday SUP Demo & Party




We will be hosting another one of our extremely popular “try before you buy” SUP demos next weekend…Sunday December 6…from 9AM – 1PM…call or email the shop to RSVP… We will also be hosting an after demo party at our shop for our great instructional and sales staff…and, you are invited! We will have lots of great in-store holiday sales …




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Happy Thanksgiving




In this painting by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris of the “first Thanksgiving“, the pilgrims depicted are having a nice little feast of fowl, venison, fish, lobster, clams, berries, fruit, pumpkin, and squash…shared with the Native Americans… Imagine for a brief second what this country, and of course the world that it influences…our neighbors (if you will)…could have been, if we …




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Fun Late Morning Surf on the Cali Gold Coast




Fun surf lately in the 8 0 5 …tweener swells are not as hyped…so the crowds are way down… Sometimes the early bird gets the worm…but, has to share it with the other early birds…Surfing the late shift can be rewarding as it’s oftentimes crowd free as the hammer slammers…pool cleaners…teachers…and, surf shop owners scramble into the salt mine with …




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Puerto Rico SUP Run – 11/15/2009 By EJ Johnson




EJ was kind enough to send us this great account of his recent visit to Puerto Rico (with wifey Andie) to compete in Puerto Rico’s 1st Pro SUP event (7.5 mile San Juan SUP Run)… Images courtesy of EJ… The San Juan, PR SUP Run – 11/15/2009 By EJ Johnson I am so stoked to have been able to participate …




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Holiday Colors




One of the bestest things about the holidaze are the colors…bright, light, & cheerful…a time for good thoughts and well wishes of peace and prosperity…quality time to spend with friends and family…and, also a chance to get out on the water and enjoy nature’s offerings… You saw a colorful pink Bill Foote SUP and QuickBlade standup paddle in the previous …




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Pretty In Pink




Well it didn’t take long after I posted a piccie of a new colorful QuickBlade Kanaha carbon standup paddle, with pink graphics and edging, sitting on a pink Bill Foote SUP before the bees came to the honey…or, should I say a worker bee coming to take some honey back for the queen bee…;-) Vik from Calgary stopped by the …




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SAILBOARD BLOWOUT SALE :: SAVE HUNDREDS!!!




We’ve just updated our BARGAIN BIN page with hundreds of 2009 (and earlier) sailboards from STARBOARD…EXOCET…& NAISH… If you’ve learned to windsurf on your standup paddleboard and are ready to graduate to higher wind sailing…or, already possess higher wind, windsurfing skill sets…then this is an incredible opportunity to add a sailboard to your quiver of toys… These are brand new …




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QuickBlade Spectrum of Colors




*** Congratulations to team rider EJ, for winning the men’s SUP stock division in Puerto Rico’s 1st Pro SUP event (7.5 mile) today…and, 2nd place overall racing against the 14′ class on his 12’6″ stocker…*** Just got another batch of the colorful QuickBlade standup paddles…These are the popular 8.3″ fiberglass blades…MSRP $275… Also available with carbon blade…ABS edging matches QB …




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Standing Up




Standup paddling has been a blessing for everyone who has experienced it…Just the word(s) StandUp denotes action…and/or a call to action…Who hasn’t moved or been moved by Bob Marley’s anthem “Get Up Stand Up”? Without getting too preachy preachy here are a few things to think about… As of November 14, 2009, the world’s population is estimated by the US …




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WHAT ABOUT NOW?




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