February 5, 2018

Hydration on-the-go with DolfinPack! This minimalist hydration pack sets itself apart from other hydration packs on the market by being form fitting and non-restrictive for those active adventures. A patent-pending three-way adjustable strap system, one across the chest and one on each shoulder, ensure that the pack will stay put, reducing the risk of chaffing […]

Boardworks Muse Inflatable SUP

September 9, 2016

Roll it up and you’re ready to head to the water! That’s all there is to it with Boardworks Muse Inflatable SUP. Especially designed for women, this lightweight stand up paddleboard is very stable with a smooth easy glide and is great for cruising, fitness, and yoga. It’s 10’2″ long, 31″ wide, and 5″ thick and inflates easily. The […]

Pacific Paddle Games

September 9, 2016

Coming September 30, 2016. Surfs up and sunny southern California is the place to be! The Pacific Paddle Games hosted by SUP Magazine promises a weekend of excitement on the water at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California. Compete in one of two divisions: Open, for the non-professional level athletes and Pro, for the elite professionals. A whopping […]

Hobie Mirage Eclipse

August 19, 2016

SUP? Bike? Yes, both with the Hobie Mirage Eclipse! This innovative SUP with MirageDrive technology for pedaling is the newest watercraft from the folks known for their sailboats. The large fins drive the board forward as you pedal, a bit like an elliptical machine, and the steering is controlled with hand levers – squeeze right […]

The Big Float

June 22, 2016

Coming July 10, 2016. A giant floating party! The Big Float is a celebration of Oregon’s Willamette River in Portland. Grab your inner tube, kayak, SUP, or anything that floats, plus your life jacket and take part in this 6th annual event. There will be a floating party down the river, parades, live music, food […]

Paddle Ecuador with Girls at Play and Endless River Adventures

October 14, 2015

Coming January 29, 2016. Class III + paddling and yoga in Ecuador – quite a combination! Girls at Play and Endless River Adventures team up to provide you with a 9-day trip, Paddle Ecuador. You’ll have lots of individual attention with a small group size of only seven to eight paddlers and two guides. Explore […]


March 23, 2015

Never miss a shot on the water. The PaddleCam is a handy device that allows you to attach your waterproof camera to your kayak, SUP, or boat paddle. Constructed out of lightweight, sturdy nylon material, the low-profile design has rubber gaskets for a non-slip fit, rustproof clamps and screws and a quick-release design for easy […]

Salus Capri

March 23, 2015

Safety on the water. The new Capri PFD by Salus is designed specifically for women. Filled with useful features like hand warmer pockets lined with fleece, adjustable shoulder straps for a secure fit, front and back reflective trim, and 2 zipper secured mesh pockets. Practical, well-fitting, and designed for us ladies – just what you […]

Point 65’s Rum Runner

March 21, 2014

It’s not everyday you see an entirely new class of product, but Point 65’s new Rum Runner is exactly that… it’s a MODULAR stand-up paddle board (SUP). That makes it super easy to transport and store. “The EVA padding on the top deck provides all-day comfort and solid grip. The rear fin helps the board […]

2014 Carolina Cup, North Carolina

March 21, 2014

Coming April 23-27, 2014. The LARGEST stand-up paddling event on the East Coast. The 2014 Carolina Cup kicks off the race season with 4 courses: the Harbor Island Recreational fun race, the Money Island open race, the legendary Graveyard Elite Race and the Kids Turtle Race. Last year, there were over 600 paddlers, and more […]

All Women – San Basilio & Turtle Tagging with Paddling South Kayak Tours

November 14, 2013

Coming March 8, 2014. Join Paddling South Kayak Tours on an all women’s 9 day tour of the Baja California Coast with a special treat – participate in a Sea Turtle Monitoring project in the Loreto National Marine Sanctuary. Learn about this endangered species and participate in catching the sea turtles. You’ll weigh, measure, tag […]

Oru Kayak

August 16, 2013

An origami kayak?! The Oru Kayak is a clever, new kayak for those looking for an extremely portable kayak that takes up just a small amount of space. It can be assembled quickly and is recommended for use on flat water and mild waves. Made out of a single sheet of double-layered corrugated plastic, it […]

14x40mm Gyro-Stabilized Binocular by Fraser Optics

July 15, 2013

Top-of-the-line marine binoculars. The 14x40mm Gyro-Stabilized Binocular by Fraser Optics allows for an ultra-clear view even in unstable, high-motion conditions. It’s waterproof, shockproof, floats, and has a built-in regulator for 12 hours of continuous power. The 14x magnification and anti-reflective optical coatings provide for a superior viewing experience on your next outing on the water.

C4 Waterman iSUPs

June 24, 2013

C4 is the smart company that coined the term “iSUP“ for their inflatable stand-up paddle boards. Their iWaterman products are incredibly durable and are constructed with heavy-duty, military-grade, double-wall PVC material. Inside each board is a unique high-tech fiber ‘cilia’ component that connects the deck to the bottom which accords a rigid stability on par […]

Yakgrips by Cascade Creek

May 16, 2013

Another handy product from our friends at Cascade Creek. Yakgrips are grips for your kayak paddle that are easy to install. They are soft and cushy to help prevent blisters, and they also allow you to get a better grip on your paddle, making paddling more efficient. Choose from 8 colors for take apart paddles […]

Citibōt Folding Kayak by Folbot

February 22, 2013

A folding kayak? Yes, a folding kayak. Citibōt is light, at just 24 lbs, and designed to be ultra-portable. Amazingly, it fits into a backpack, assembles quickly and is the perfect kayak to take on a hiking, biking or camping trip. Imagine their surprise when you bring it to work with you. What’s in the […]

GTS Expedition Molded Foam Kayak Seat by Surf to Summit

November 8, 2012

What you need is a comfy chair… for your kayak. The new GTS Expedition Molded Foam Kayak Seat by Surf to Summit is exactly that. Its thermo-formed foam backrest is designed for all day sitting with maximum comfort. It features comfortable grooves specifically shaped for spine-hugging support with wrap around lumbar stability, and the 2” […]

Prodigy XS by Perception Kayaks

October 25, 2012

A cool little kayak hits the market. Since the new Prodigy XS by Perception Kayaks is a modestly sized, light-weight (27lbs), recreational fitted boat, it makes a perfect choice for smaller paddlers who want a lot of options at a very affordable price. The Prodigy XS has the Zone EXP back band, a Zone seat […]

Golden Gate Sea Kayak Symposium

October 25, 2012

Coming January 24, 2013. The Golden Gate Sea Kayak Symposium is a skills symposium in the Marin Headlands and San Francisco Bay and is dedicated to the “sheer joy of paddling.” Some of the best coaches in the world will be here to coach you and inspire you. The area has beautiful surf, rock gardens, […]

NRS Big Earl SUP Board

September 24, 2012

An inflatable SUP? Yep, the new NRS Big Earl SUP Board folds-up to carry in a backpack (along with the pump). It’s built to be stable and convenient and weights just 29 lbs. So now, you can hike through the trees to get to your favorite beach and take-off from there.

Swim the English Channel

July 31, 2012

An Anglo-French Original: Swim the English Channel. Interestingly, this is something you schedule with the Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation because they’re the ones to arrange for a pilot boat to escort you across the Channel. The 21-mile stretch that separates England and France is one of the most iconic swims in the world, and […]