Memorial Day SUP Demo

We salute those that have sacrificed everything so that we can enjoy a day like today…truly a gorgeous, classic Santa Barbara “Chamber of Commerce” day… We’re working with a woman that has a husband on deployment in the Middle East…who fortunately is coming home soon…boy, is he gonna be surprised when he opens the garage door…;-)

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Starboard’s Dave Muir Wins Sapinus Pro – Tahiti

Congrats to Starboard team rider Dave Muir (Australia) on his impressive win at the Sapinus Pro – Tahiti SUP event…even more impressive was that he was riding a stock production Starboard 9’8″ x 29″…and, even more impressive than that is he did it on his backside… Starboard also claimed 2nd place honors with Tahiti’s Tama Audibert also riding a stock …

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SUP Team Building

We’ve had the pleasure lately of working with several of Santa Barbara’s cutting edge high tech companies that have wanted to use standup paddling lessons for team building… Yesterday, we worked with a cloud computing management company that bases their operations here in beautiful “Silicon Beach”… We had 25 standup paddle boards and paddles on the sand that ensured the …

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Full Tilt

This month is almost over and Summer is at the doorstep…phew! We’ve been so busy hooking up new standup paddlers and repeat customers in California, and all over the country, that it just flew by in the blink of an eye…new boards and paddles flying out of the door…no worries, though…we have fresh supplies of boards, paddles, fins, bags and …

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In The Baja Part1

Hola! So everyone is talkin’ about how dangerous Mexico is these days…muy peligroso…mucho banditos… Well…it’s always had it’s fair share of ruggedness and adventure…so, I reckon the danger is just part of the Baja mystique… I ‘spose it’s true…since we can talk story of dodging bullets and close calls to fill volumes… The draw is wide open spaces…cold beer…hot chilis…and, …

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QuickBlade Fiberglass SUP Paddles

Check out the new QuickBlade fiberglass 66″ – 74″ adjustable junior sized SUP paddles…MSRP $249… QuickBlade has also just introduced a new one-piece all fiberglass SUP paddle…great value at $229… Comfortable…ergonomically designed blow-molded grips… Of course, we have a great selection of QuickBlade hybrid and all carbon SUP paddles…our inventory is constantly being refreshed… Color matching for any board…

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New Naish Bamboo SUP’s

Check out the bamboo veneer Naish SUP’s below… SUP Sports® Wood SUP Stoke Here’s a Made in USA custom double sided bamboo custom 8’5″ Hammer for Tisha at 17#…a couple of other new ECO SUPs…9’2″ bamboo WD Stokes (18.2#)…along with a 9’6″ Stoke…and, a custom 8’5″ x 30.5″ bamboo high performance Jammer weighing in at 16.1#… These boards are built …

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Amundson Hawaii Designs 11’3″

We just received more of the popular Amundson Hawaii Designs 11’3″…Cobra built boards…windsurf option…$1095…DEAL!!! John Amundson dropping into an Indo macker on one of his custom SUP shapes… John is a humble guy who is also known as one of the best kite SURFERS in the world… The last shipment of Amundson 11’3″ SUP’s sold out so fast that I …

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Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag

Get down with your funky self…;-) SUP ya’ll?…a bag is a dime on the dollar…it shouldn’t take the godfather of soul to tell you about protecting your new standup paddleboard… We’ve been sending so many boards with bags out of our doors lately, that our normal SUP bag suppliers have run out…so, we’ve added the On A Mission (OAM) line… …

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Papa Got a Squeezebox…Mama Doesn’t Sleep at Night

We are really into music around our homestead, shop, and, driving on the road…even on the water standup paddling with our waterproof iPods… Our website’s streaming music JUKEBOX is quite popular…check it out, if you’re not already a listener… The tech world has been yammering about the convergence of digital media and home entertainment for awhile now… I’ve tried several …

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