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Paddle Board Bathing Suits

Many paddlers wear a variety of attire on the water, and it can be hard to figure out what kind of paddle board bathing suit to get. This article will review several recommended SUP bathing suits and other attire for paddle boarding, for both females and males.   [...]

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Roof Rack for Paddle Boards

Even if your car doesn’t have a built-in roof rack, there are still rigid paddle board roof racks that you can attach to the roof of your car yourself. [...]

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Paddle Board Rail Tape

With the proper care, a paddle board can last many years of adventure and still look almost brand new. One of the greatest SUP investments you can make is to buy paddle board rail tape, which is designed to protect the sides - known as rails - of the board. [...]

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Paddle Board Wall Hangers

You've bought the perfect paddle board, and now the question arises: “How do I store this thing?” One of the most practical and common ways is a wall rack, or wall hanger. A paddle board wall hanger is perfect for non-inflatable board storage, keeping the SUP safe above the ground and out of the way in your home or garage. [...]

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Best Paddle Board Carts

One of the worst things to happen while transporting a paddle board is for the wheels of the cart to break! But have no fear, with these high quality carts you’ll hopefully never have to experience this. [...]

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Paddle Board Rod Holders

Want to combine your two favorite sports: paddle boarding and fishing? Fishing on a paddle board has become increasingly popular, but if you want to do it, you need the right equipment.  Fishing on a paddle board requires more than just leisurely riding does, so you need a place to store some of your stuff. [...]

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Paddle Board Yoga Sequence

One of the many activities to do on a paddle board is yoga! Yoga is a fun and relaxing way to unwind and strengthen your body. [...]

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SUP Truck Rack

You’ve found the perfect paddle board and are itching to take it out on the water, but you wonder, “How do I safely transport it with my truck?” Truck racks and pickup pads are a great way to haul your SUP to the next aquatic adventure! [...]

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Paddle Board Dog Pads

Let’s face it, your dog probably loves paddle boarding just as much as you, but you just don’t know it yet! What more could you want - a day out paddling on the lake with your favorite canine friend! [...]

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Paddle Board Boat Racks

If you’re looking to paddle board farther into the water, whether it’s for peace and quiet or just for fun, using your boat for transportation is the simplest way to get there. [...]

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Soft Racks & Car Straps for Paddle Boards

One of the easiest methods to transport your paddle board by car is with a set of roof racks. Even if you don’t have built in roof racks, there are still other options like soft racks, suction cup racks, and different types of straps. [...]

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Paddle Board Hats

There are few greater activities than paddle boarding on a bright, sunny day. But if you’re going out on the water, it’s important to protect yourself from the sun’s harmful rays. [...]

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How to Transport a Paddle board Without a Roof Rack

Transporting your stand up paddle board can be tricky if you don’t have a roof rack on your car, but it isn’t impossible! There are quite a few options you have that are just as efficient. [...]

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Are Inflatable Paddle Boards Any Good?

There are two main types of paddle board construction - solid and inflatable. Choosing between the two can get quite tricky! Both have good qualities, but this article will mainly inform you of inflatable paddle boards. [...]

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Wetsuits for Paddle Boarding

When it comes to paddle boarding in colder waters, wetsuits are perhaps the most important accessory. While not designed to keep you dry, a wetsuit’s main job is to preserve heat, so you can stay out on the water longer, warmer. [...]

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Dimensions of a Paddle Board

With paddle boarding being one of the fastest growing sports, the chances of finding the right board for you is greater than ever. Paddle boards come in all types, weights, and sizes, and an SUP’s dimensions are one of the most important factors when finding the perfect board. [...]

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How to Get Back on a Paddle Board

Taking up paddle boarding and worried you won’t be able to get back on if you fall? Or maybe you just felt like going for a quick swim, but don’t know how to get out from the water? [...]

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Stand Up Paddle Board Carts

Hauling your stand up paddle board to-and-fro can be a real hassle without a car. But there are other options that are made for the task! [...]

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Paddle Board Bags

You’ve found the perfect paddle board, and are itching to take it out. You’ve got the paddle, the life jacket, the whole kit and kaboodle. There’s one more thing you need: a SUP bag or sock cover. A paddle board bag is one of the most important paddle boarding investments you can make. [...]

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Is Paddle Boarding Difficult?

So you’re looking to take up paddle boarding, whether it’s to try a new challenging sport or you’re just looking for something you can do to have some fun in the sun. But you don’t really know how to even start. [...]

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Best PFD for SUP

When going out on the water with your paddle board, it is extremely important to take certain precautions to ensure a fun, and safe, adventure. One accessory that should be on every paddle boarder’s list is a PFD, or personal floatation device, (the most common and practical would be a life jacket). [...]

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Stand Up Paddle Board Training

So, you’re a beginner at paddle boarding, and maybe you’re thinking of training for races. It may seem a little daunting, but with a few tips you’ll be cruising on the water like never before! [...]

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Types of Paddle Boards

There are many types of paddle boards out there, and it can get confusing as to which one is best for you. Board types vary according to what you use them for, such as surfing or racing. There are even paddle boards specific for fishing and yoga! [...]

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Stand Up Paddle Board Lights

By now, you’re an expert paddle boarder, yearning for the next challenge, the next new experience. So, you decide to go out at night. While paddle boarding at night brings a new element of adventure to the sport, it is important to take certain precautionary measures to ensure a safe time on the water. [...]

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How To Carry a Paddle Board on Your Car

Carrying paddle boards is a hassle to begin with, but it is made easier with the availability of a vehicle. Cars provide easy transportation for your stand up paddle board and are extremely convenient for long distance day trips out on the water. [...]

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Best Stand Up Paddle Board for a Woman

Paddle boarding is the perfect activity for everyone: it’s fun but still challenging, and it tests your abilities to balance and stay stable no matter what comes your way. But sometimes, it’s more difficult for women to find an SUP that’s right for them, since women may need something lighter for easy transportation. [...]

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What Size Paddle Board Should I Buy?

As the number of SUP enthusiasts has grown, so has the number of choices for boards. Paddle boards come in all shapes and sizes, and choosing the right one can be a daunting task for a beginner. One of the most important questions to ask when purchasing your SUP is “What size paddle board should I buy?” [...]

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Stand Up Core Exercises

Trying to gain some strength for paddle boarding season?  Maybe you’re new to the sport and know that having a stronger core will make paddling and balancing easier.   Not to mention getting on and off of your board! [...]

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Is Paddle Boarding Good Exercise?

  Stand up paddle boarding, or SUP, is gaining popularity with each season because of its bounty of benefits. One major reason for that growth is because it’s a great way to exercise in the open air for everyone, from novice to expert. [...]

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Fishing Accessories For Your SUP

Fishing is a great way to spend some time alone or with your family on vacation, especially if you own a paddle board. Paddle boards are big enough to hold a multitude of accessories, and accessories for fishing are no exception. Besides life jackets or other safety floatation devices, there are many other different contraptions to consider when thinking about going on a fi [...]

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Best Paddle Boards for Under $500

Looking for the best affordable paddle board on the market but don't want to get taken for a ride?  Here's the best paddle boards for under $500 that you can buy right now without any worries! [...]

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Most Stable Paddle Boards

Want to be certain that your first paddle board is a stable one?  With all the different colors, brands, sizes that paddle boards come in, trying to find the perfect board for an amateur rider is not so easy. [...]

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Best Paddle Board for 250 lbs

Having a board that’s going to carry your weight is essential. Nobody wants a board that will leave you diving face-first into the water the second you put your toes on it. [...]

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Best Cooler for Paddle Board

Looking for the best Cooler for you Paddle Board? More and more SUP users have started putting coolers on their boards. A cooler can offer more possibilities to you than just storing some cold drinks on a hot day on the lake. [...]

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Best Paddle Board for Lakes

Most of you beginner paddlers probably don’t want to spend your early experiences on a SUP in fast-flowing rapids. Beginners generally want to stick to calmer waters like lakes and ponds to build up more experience. The only question is: what kind of SUP is good for those types of waters? [...]

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Best Fishing Paddle Boards

As paddle boards have grown in popularity, fishing enthusiasts have found that SUPs can offer experiences that a boat cannot. For example, SUPs are much smaller, easier to transport and can get to locations that a fishing boat can’t. Looking to give SUP fishing a try? Here is a list of some of the top rated fishing SUPs and their relative prices: Aqua Marina Drift Fishi [...]

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Paddle Board Fin Placement

What’s the best fin placement on your paddle board?  Let's go over some basic positions and show you how you can easily make adjustments to your SUP fin! [...]

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How to Transport a Stand Up Paddle Board

Stand up paddle boards can be a pain to move from place to place. Some distances are short enough not to use a car, but long enough to be a hassle. Here’s the good news: there are tons of modes of transportation for your board! [...]

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Best Paddle Board Brands

Are you looking for a new paddle board? Don’t worry, here are some great affordable choices whether you are a beginner or an advanced paddle boarder. They all come with the accessories needed to start if you are new to SUP. [...]

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Choosing a Paddle Board

Stand up paddle boarding, or SUP, has seen an explosion in popularity over the last decade. Since boards of all shapes, sizes, materials, and styles are available, the question becomes: what is the right SUP for you? [...]

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Best Stand Up Paddle Board for Beginners

With summer just around the corner, we’ve all begun to look for new hobbies to take up. Something athletic, something that has that “fun in the sun” quality. [...]

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Best Rated Paddle Boards

As paddle boarding grows more popular with each season, the amount of SUPs to choose from can be intimidating. Bored of looking for the right board? Below is a list of the top rated SUPs from the four major categories: all around, surf, racing/cruising, and yoga, to help you spend less time browsing and more time boarding.   [...]

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Best Stand Up Paddle Board for Yoga

Searching for a way to spice up your regular exercise routine? Trying to find a way to escape that one lady in your yoga class that just will not leave you alone? Or maybe looking for something new to do with your paddle board? [...]

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Long Distance Paddle Boarding: The Basics

   So, you’ve been paddle boarding a couple times. Here and there on small lakes and rivers and such. You want to get good at it, and start doing it more regularly. You may even want to enter a couple races, or simply go longer distances with your board. But what’s the best way to go about doing this?   [...]

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Kid’s Paddle Board

Looking for a kid’s paddle board for your child? You’re going to have to choose the right kid’s SUP to suit their smaller bodies. [...]

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Failure to Launch

Being November 11th, it was definitely getting late in the boating / beach season here in New England. I thought today would be my last day to go paddle boarding. I was sort of right… My day started out like any other in. I packed my paddle into the bed of my truck and strapped my paddle board securely into the back of my truck. I was going for one last paddle. The season [...]

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5 Miles Out (SUP in L.I Sound)

I decided to design a solo paddle boarding trip out into the Long Island Sound. My wife and I frequently visit Hammonasset State park which sits comfortably on the south shore of Connecticut. We’ve done plenty of paddling and swimming there but have never really ventured too far out or too far from our launch area. Today was different. There was an island off the coast [...]

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Caught in a Wind Squall! (Paddleboarding)

Zoe and I have been getting more comfortable paddle boarding together. Now that we both have boards we’ve been able to travel farther. Since we are together it is safer and more fun. Taking turns on a single board is rather limiting. Today were set out to make one of our longer SUP journeys. We launched from a little salt water creek near my parent’s house on Long Isl [...]

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Paddle Boarding Dog

  Wondering if your dog will make a good co-captain on your paddle board? Find out what we did with ours! Meet Henry Our 5 year old spring spaniel, Henry absolutely loves the water. He loves swimming, boating, anything that involves water to be quite honest. He’ll even try to catch fish if he sees them. He waits above them in the shallow areas of a lake and then wit [...]

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How To Paddle Board: A Quick-start Guide to SUP!

Here's a quick-start guide to learning how to paddle board.  Get paddling right away with these tips! If you have ever been active in any kind of board sport paddle boarding will be easy for you. If you are comfortable snow skiing, water skiing, inline skating you have more than enough skill to paddle board with ease.  For you learning how to SUP will be a breeze! That' [...]

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Truck Tie Down (DIY)

At 10 foot 4 inches my wife’s paddle board is somewhat of a beast. Actually I’m finding out that compared to most other paddle boards her's a wee bit shorter and a whole lot lighter in weight. Even still getting it to stay safely in the back of my little silver pickup truck is concerning me. I know that highway speeds + wind can wreak havoc on tied down items in transit. [...]

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My Very Own SUP

If you’ve been following along with our journey into stand up paddle boarding I’ve got a big surprise for you. [...]

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My First Paddle

So now that my wife finally has her paddleboard we have been making all kinds of excuses to use it. We have been making an attempt to go to various bodies of water way more often than we had done in the past. [...]

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Our First Paddle Board

My wife, Zoe has been bugging me for the past year about a paddle board. She wanted one so bad and she had been getting on my nerves a wee bit. [...]

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