Archive for September, 2011

Can a Windsurf Board Be Used as a SUP Board?

Can a Windsurf Board Be Used as a SUP Board?

Although using a windsurf board as a makeshift stand-up paddle board is certainly not ideal, it can usually be done. Often, beginners to the sport of stand-up paddling don’t yet want to invest in all the necessary gear because they’re […]

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Launching a Kayak from a Floating Dock

Launching a Kayak from a Floating Dock

Launching a kayak from dry-dock is a fairly straightforward– even routine– procedure. After all, you’re launching from a stable point of entry, making it possible to right yourself before you ever even hit the water. However, if you’re launching a […]

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Choosing a SUP Paddleboard

Choosing a SUP Paddleboard

“Hoe he’e nalu” That’s the original Hawaiian for stand-up paddleboard surfing or SUP. Though it’s been done here and there over the last hundred years, it’s only within the last ten years that Maui surfers have brought back the ancient […]

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Shopping for a Life Jacket Vest

Shopping for a Life Jacket Vest

Keeping safe in the water is extremely important. The use of a proper life jacket vest will ensure safety and potentially save a person’s life in the event of an emergency. If the right vest is not purchased, it will […]

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