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Wrightsville Beach Wahine Classic

July 30, 2019

Coming August 24, 2019. One of the only all-female surfing competitions on the East Coast…it’s the Wrightsville Beach Wahine Classic. Head to North Carolina to see some of the top amateur and pro female surfers compete in this 2-day event. Divisions include shortboard, longboard, SUP surf, tandem, pro shortboard, pro longboard and a fan favorite, the Teenie Wahines […]

Red Paddle Co 9’6″ Compact

July 26, 2019

No room for an SUP board? With the 9’6″ Compact from the folks at Red Paddle Co, you do! This is an inflatable, full-sized SUP, designed using a patent pending technology that creates a super-strong yet malleable board and packs down to half the size of a conventional inflatable SUP. The board is 32 inches wide, 4.7 inches […]

Vermont Outdoors Woman Fall Camp

July 17, 2019

Coming September 13, 2019. It’s no surprise that the Green Mountain State is the location for a 3-day weekend of outdoor fun. The Vermont Outdoors Woman (VOW) Fall Camp is a retreat for adventurous women and is held at Jackson’s Lodge and Log Cabin Village on the shores of Lake Wallace in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom, an area […]

Perception Hi Life 11.0

July 12, 2019

SUP. Kayak. Why choose? You can have both with the Perception Hi Life 11.0! The unique design provides a low profile, stable platform to stand and paddle as an SUP as well as sit on top as kayak, thanks to the folding seating system. Front and rear swim decks with low sides and hand grabs make […]

Mammoth Yoga Festival

June 4, 2019

Coming June 13, 2019. Find your chakra in the high sierra! Head to the mountains of Southern California for the Mammoth Yoga Festival. This 4 day event includes SUP yoga, yoga injury prevention tips, slackline yoga, a Stars Wars inspired Vinyasa class, women’s self defense, yoga photography workshops, salsa + yoga, inspirational talks, and this year’s key […]

SealLine Discovery Deck Dry Bag

February 6, 2019

Keep it dry! Whether you’re in a kayak, on an SUP, on a sail boat, or live in a wet climate like the Pacific Northwest, the Discovery Deck Dry Bag from our friends at SealLine will be an essential piece in your TrailblazerGirl arsenal of adventure gear. It’s designed out a rugged waterproof material that is sure to […]

Learn to SUP: Beginner Workshop with FLY

June 14, 2018

Coming June 16, 2018. Head to the “Chosen Spot” this weekend! Canandaigua Lake, “Chosen Spot” in the native Seneca Indian language, is the sight of the Learn to SUP: Beginner Workshop from the folks at Finger Lakes Yogascapes (FLY). Just outside of Rochester, New York, this lake is a beautiful and relaxing setting for some yoga, first […]

WB Surf Camp

June 4, 2018

Coming August 19, 2018. Surf’s up! Join the WB Surf Camp for their Women’s Surf and SUP Retreat in North Carolina. Held at the Shell Island Resort, the week of surfing will be right in front of the resort on Wrightsville beach and at various locations in the area, including the uncrowded beaches of Topsail Island and […]

Surf Grass Mat

June 1, 2018

Love the feel of grass on your feet? Then you need a Surf Grass Mat! Bring it to the beach, camping, hiking, or anytime you want a clean, soft place to stand and change. Not only is this patch of grass, albeit synthetic turf, soft on your feet like the real thing, but it also […]

Women on Water

May 29, 2018

Coming June 8, 2018. Grab your paddles TrailblazerGirls! It’s time for the 5th annual Women on Water festival near Toronto, Canada, co-sponsor by the Ontario Sea Kayak Center and Wild Women Expeditions. As one of the world’s largest women-only paddling events, it’s a full two days of water-based fun for all skill levels. On the […]

Supflex BigSup

June 6, 2017

Get out on the water with 9 of your closest TrailblazerGirl-friends with the Supflex BigSup! Yes, this gigantic, 18 foot SUP is big enough to fit up to 10 people within a weight limit of 1,550 pounds. We know what you’re thinking…that’s great but how am I going to fit that fun monster in my […]

Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails

June 6, 2017

The only nationally designated salt water trail in the US. It’s the Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails, a collection of 12 trails that wrap around 371 miles of shoreline in Washington State. Each trail is not more than 15 miles long, making them the perfect length for a day trip. Experience outstanding natural beauty with views of […]

Crosskix 2.0

May 11, 2017

The multi-functional shoe for all your TrailblazerGirl adventures! Crosskix 2.0 is a molded foam composite shoe that will take you from land to water without a hitch. It’s a great looking shoe that is comfortable with a footbed that actually molds to the shape of your foot over time. We found that they were very useful here in […]

Torch 2 Piece SUP Paddle

April 7, 2017

Explore the night…on the water with the 2 Piece SUP Paddle by Torch! No longer will you have to pack up your board and paddle once the sun sets. The newest paddle from Torch is 720 lumens and is powered by 8 AAA batteries. As you paddle out into that lake or river, dip the […]

Camp Crystal Kai

April 7, 2017

Coming May 15, 2017. Discover North Carolina’s Gem with Camp Crystal Kai. Head to the Tar Heel State for a week-long, all-inclusive getaway for water-loving TrailblazerGirls. Enjoy morning yoga, surfing, and SUP clinics and sessions on the clear waters of the Crystal Coast. Explore the nearby marine sanctuary with wild horses and the quaint seaside […]

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 […]

Sandusa

July 22, 2016

Leave it to our Aussie friends to develop the perfect beach find! The Sandusa is a sandproof and waterproof towel that will just make your day at the beach. This unique towel is designed out of a soft cotton that is comfortable to sit on while the noteworthy awesomeness happens underneath. The nylon backing prevents […]

Sharkbanz

May 6, 2016

Going out in the water? Fear sharks? Then you need Sharkbanz! This innovative band, worn on the wrist or ankle, protects you from sharks by emitting a magnetic field of about three to six feet that disrupts the sharks electrical sensors making them turn away from you. Only a small amount of movement results in […]

Gig Harbor Paddlers Cup

March 31, 2016

Coming April 2, 2016. Visit the most picturesque harbor in the Northwest. Gig Harbor is hosting the fifth annual Paddlers Cup, a 2-day event for water-sport enthusiasts. Pleasant Washington weather is expected this weekend with partly sunny skies and temperatures in the mild 60s. Saturday’s events include competitive relay races and distance races in the […]

Paddle Golden Gate

October 26, 2015

Coming February 5, 2016. A glorious 3-day event on the water in the San Francisco Bay! Paddle Golden Gate offers experienced and novice water enthusiasts a wide range of classes on and off the water as well as evening entertainment with informal social gatherings and keynote speakers. Classes include SUP foundation skills development, outrigger canoeing, […]

Wanderlust Festival Sunshine Coast

September 29, 2015

Coming October 15, 2015. What a lovely place to practice mindful living…it’s the Wanderlust Festival held on the Sunshine Coast of Australia! The beachfront location of this 4-day event lends itself well to workshops on SUP yoga, surfing, Capobatics (a kind of breakdance and acrobatics exercise), and yoga hike. Expect loads of interesting and inspiring […]

Queen of the Peak Women’s Surf Championships

August 7, 2015

Coming October 2, 2015. Cowabunga! Surfs up in Tofino, British Columbia, for the Queen of the Peak Women’s Surf Championships. This 2 day contest features the best in ladies longboard and shortboard events. Included in your registration fee is a wine and cheese welcome reception at Surf Sister and an awards gala multi-course dinner at […]