Starboard Atlas…Surf & Tour

Here’s a vid clip, pics, and info on the new 2011 Starboard Atlas…12′ x 33″… You can even windsurf the silver AST…and, it has factory tie-downs on the nose for a dry bag… Click on image to enlarge…

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Another Day in Paradise

You can go all around the world looking for paradise…but, sometimes you find it in your own backyard… Speaking of backyards…I was chatting with my friend Kathy in Washington, DC and mentioned that my bulbs are blooming in the backyard…so, she sent me this picture of the blizzard they are having…hang in there, Kath…Spring is just right around the corner…;-)

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Checking in

When we get weather and surf like we’ve received the last 2 weeks, the blog posts have to wait until we get a spare moment…it’s just been one good blur of perfection…here’s a snapshot from earlier today…one of the smaller days of wave flurry… In the meantime, the shop is running at full tilt…too much to catch up on…lots of …

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2nd Annual Punta Sayulita Surf Classic

Building on the success of last year’s inaugural Punta Sayulita Classic where thousands of spectators packed Sayulita’s beach to watch an elite field of international professional and amateur surfers compete in longboard and stand-up paddle (“SUP”) contests as well as in offshore SUP distance races, the 2nd Annual Punta Sayulita Classic is shaping-up to be one of the premier longboard …

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Santa Barbara SUP Paradise

The gorgeous string of weather this week reminds us why we live here…air temps creeping over the 80* F mark…aaahhhhhh…surf trunks and flip flops… Fun little glassy zippers along a morning paddle…just me, the wifey, and the fishies…the islands on one side and the mountains on the other… Grab your board and paddle…get out there and enjoy!!!…

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1-11-11 ONE LOVE!

One Love Bob Marley

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New Year SUP Demo

We had a great turnout for our first SUP demo of the year yesterday with folks coming to Santa Barbara from Michigan, Carmel…Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo County…despite the cool weather with air and H20 temps in the mid-50’s, it was a gorgeous day with the stoke level running red hot for standup paddling… Lots of families …

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Coreban Alpha Race 14

Adam got a late Christmas present personally delivered by our Coreban SUP rep, Linus, at our demo yesterday…a shiny new 14′ Coreban Alpha Race…and, fitted Coreban 14′ bag… Finning up a sharp looking Coreban carbon race fin… SEXY!!!… Anticipation of a sleek new ride… G L I D E… More shots in this GALLERY…

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Free SUP Demo

We have another of our popular free SUP demos coming up on Sunday…call the shop at 805.962.7877 (SUPS) or email i n f o (AT) s u r f i n g s p o r t s . c o m for details… BYOP (Bring Your Own Paddle) if you have one… The weather is looking to be cool…but, …

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Planes Trains & Automobiles

Motorcycles…pack mules…camels…etc…too!!! Alrighty then…we finally got around to unboxing one of the two-piece Starboard 11’2″ x 30″ Blend Transporters that we’ve made reference to… Storage issues stopping you from getting into standup? Small car? Small plane or boat? No space?…no worries…;-) Use your IMAGINATION…where couldn’t you go with this puppy?!?!…Fiji…Nashville…NYC…Africa…Paris…Washington, DC…Peru…etc…etc… Limited availability… More portable 2 piece SUP product shots …

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