Fall 2020 Paddle Boarding Gear Guide

SAN DIEGO, California - Seasons are a-changin' and the cooler weather and fall colors will be making their way to your oceans and waterways in no time. Here, we’ve put together a list of SUP gear, accessories, boards and all the must have's for everyone from a beginner to the advanced SUP'er for the 2020 Fall SUP season, so there's sure to be something in this guide for everyone!

Take a look at the 2020 Fall SUP Gear Guide below:



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Slingshot Slingwing v2

This ultra-light weight wing will have you up and flying effortlessly, whether you are a beginner or advanced Winger. 5 soft, comfortable handles help you get just the right angle for that endless ride. The unique shape of this wing gives you stability and lets you harmonize the wind, body and board into speed and control. The SlingWing V2 is strong, durable and has a higher PSI than other wings which means NO FLAPPING!

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Slingshot sUPWINDer

Jump into the sport of wingsurfing now, using the SUP board you already own! The sUPWINDer from Slingshot is a stick-on keel that installs in minutes transforming your standard SUP board into a wingsurfing board. Great for teaching first time wingsurfers and exploring your local waterways!

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Vertra Sunscreen

Introducing Vertra’s SPF30 lotion. Sun and environmental stressors can affect the health of your skin year-round. So fight back with our lightweight and non-whitening, mineral sunscreen. Zinc oxide and titanium dioxide protect physically, not chemically, providing broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection. Antioxidant-rich oils and plant extracts offer intense hydration and reparative benefits to help keep your skin looking its best, no matter the season. No parabens, no active chemical sunscreens, no synthetic fragrances, no worries!

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Hyroflask 20 oz Wide Mouth

The Hydroflask 20 oz Wide Mouth bottle is made with professional-grade stainless steel and a wider opening for faster fill. We couldn’t think of a bottle more deserving of a refresh, so we’ve elevated the silhouette and simplified design without compromising one degree of performance. And our Color Last™ powder coat is dishwasher safe for even more convenience. Cold stays ice cold for 24 hours, and hot stays wickedly hot for 12 — just like always.


 Boards - Inflatables


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Pau Hana 10’0 Moon Mist Air TPU

The Moon Mist Air is an inflatable SUP made out of TPU technology and boasts the same quality and function as its PVC counterparts but is lightweight and more eco friendly. It is an excellent choice for the travelling Yogi as it fits easily in the trunk of a car and can be checked as luggage on the plane. It comes with a pump, fin, matching three-piece paddle and repair kit that all packs down into a versatile backpack. The entire package only weighs under 17lbs!

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Body Glove Performer 11

Body Glove is building on the best with the upgraded Performer 11 ISUP. This board is adventure-ready and crafted for paddlers of all levels. The 2020 package continues to deliver superior performance with new features, including an upgraded stable platform and improved tracking for an easier paddling experience. This ISUP package is portable and includes many convenient accessories such as a 3-piece adjustable paddle, dual-action pump, backpack, cell phone dry pouch, repair kit and a leash.

See our review of the Performer 11 HERE.

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Surftech/prAna - Alta - Air-Travel

The Air-Travel Alta introduces a unique graphic, with women specific lengths and shapes to the Surftech Air-Travel lineup. These models provide any type of paddler with the best option for their recreational and touring adventures. The Surftech inflatable boards combine progressive outlines, strategically placed handles and fin boxes, an integrated DeckPad, high pressure valve, and the most advanced drop stitch technology to create one of the most lightweight inflatable compact travel partners. ADDITIONAL FEATURES: 3/4 DeckPad / Alta’s with Bloom Foam Deck tie downs Padded handle Drop stitch material Backpack bag, pump, fin and repair kit.

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Red Paddle Co 11'0" Compact

Full of practical features and innovations, this board is an ideal match for paddlers who regularly travel with their board or want to adventure further with the convenience of an all-in-one package. The increased length makes this board perfect for longer paddling adventures and paddlers travelling the world with their SUP.


 Boards - Hard Tops


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SIC Maui TAO FIT (TT) 10'0" X 33"

The TAO Fit is all about stability, durability, and versatility. Whether paddling in slop and boat chop or taking a board down a section of fast water, the hybrid hull offers a unique keeled nose for cutting through chop and softening the ride while giving the board great tracking characteristics.

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prAna - Catalyst

The CATALYST Tuflite V-Tech is the perfect board for the whole family. Joe BARK shaped the Catalyst for flat-water cruising plus it still performs in small to medium surf. The prAna collaboration utilizes a print from the 2020 swim collection that looks great and is appealing to everyone that gets on it. Utilizing quality fiberglass, EPS, Greenpoxy resin (plant based epoxy system), and Surftech molding methods we achieved a very durable and lightweight board. The Catalyst is included with 4 deck tie downs, ledge handle, rear padded handle, and 3/4 deckpad.

See our review of the Catalyst HERE.

fall20 gg sb longboard 

High-performance Longboard that is versatile, incredibly responsive and smooth to turn. This paddle board is inspired by our legendary Starboard Surf Longboard model, designed to perform in waves from 1ft small beach breaks to head high reef breaks. The boards offer fast down-the-line surfing, as well as the ability to perform in the critical section of the wave. These cutting-edge shapes are totally well received by our team riders and anyone who have tested them.


Make sure to head to your local retailer to find all these items and more during this Fall season!

Last modified onFriday, 25 September 2020 13:37

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