Summer SUP Gear Guide 2021

SAN DIEGO, California - Whip out your boardshorts and bikinis, it’s summer time! Nothin’s better than summer and we’re so stoked that our favorite time of the year is finally here. Here, we’ve put together a list of SUP gear, SUP accessories, SUP boards and all the must have's for everyone from a beginner to the advanced SUP'er for the 2021 Summer SUP season, so there's sure to be something in this guide for everyone!

Take a look at the 2021 Summer Gear Guide below:

 Paddles & Accessories


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Owning your own island now became affordable. The POPUP Dock AKA “The Party Barge,” is a must! From relaxing to raging this multi-use platform is a great addition to anyone’s boat or yacht. Made with the same technology used in our award-winning paddleboards, this product is designed to add a more social environment to your day on the water. Learn more

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 NSP Airwing

The NSP Airwing is a very accessible, lightweight wing, ideal for wingfoilers, SUPers and surfers wanting to increase their time and skills on the water. The geometry of the NSP Airwing delivers smooth power, stability and flowing handling. The wing is a stable, low-aspect shape, balanced with moderate dihedral angles, increasing performance and your wind range, plus it helps keep the wingtips clear of the water. Our Airwing invites you to experience new watersport sensations. Available in 3m, 4m , 5m & 6m. Learn more.

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NSP Airwave Modular 70

Winging, SUPing, prone, downwind or kite the Airwave can be tuned with a wide range of our front and rear wing options to customize your unique foiling style. Choose a specific front wing in combination with the rear wing of your choice. Create the perfect set up for your type of foiling and local conditions. The Airwave Modular 70 is your starting point. Learn more.

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Line in the Sand Paddle On Pullover Jacket

Layer on everything you love to do. Out in the sun or after the sun goes down, an extra layer of protection can make all the difference. Not only suitable for the water, this jacket with 3/4 zipper, hidden zip pocket and mesh insets is also a great performer on the golf course. 100% of profits go to ocean and cancer organizations. Learn more.


 Boards - Inflatables


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Surftech Monarch Air Travel Inflatable

The Monarch Air-Travel was designed for any age, level, and type of paddler providing the best option for recreational and touring adventures. The Monarch board combines progressive outlines for speed and stability, deck tie-downs, thermal formed deck pad, and Pura Vida collab graphic for the ultimate all-around board. Learn more.

See our review of the Monarch HERE.

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Surftech Prana Alta Air Travel Inflatable

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. Learn more.

See our review of the 2020 Alta HERE.

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Body Glove Performer 11

Always innovating, Body Glove has upgraded the Performer 11 ISUP for 2021, outfitting it to be adventure-ready and crafted to meet the needs of paddlers of all levels. The complete package is easily portable and includes everything needed to get you out on the water: a 3-piece adjustable paddle, high-pressure dual-action hand pump, translucent coil ankle leash, cell phone dry bag, repair kit and carryall backpack for transporting and storing the board and all accessories. Learn more.

See our review of the Performer 11 HERE.

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Slingshot Crossbreed w/ sUPWINDer

Step into the new and exciting sport of Wing Surfing and gather the basics of upwind and downwind sailing on a soft, stable platform before taking the next step to a dedicated foil board. The Crossbreed board has a removable center keel fin making it versatile from a standard stand up paddle board to a beginner wing board. Learn more.

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TAHE 10’6 SUP-YAK with Kayak Kit

100% Kayak, 100% Paddle Board, 200% FUN! The 10’6 BEACH SUP-YAK is a stable, lightweight and easy to use 2-in-1 inflatable kayak and paddle board package for 1-person use with plenty of extra capacity for kids, pets and gear. Learn more.

See our review of the SUP-YAK HERE.

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Pau Hana 10'10" Solo SUP™ Backcountry

NEW for 2021 the Solo SUP™ - Backcountry, is the first hikeable paddleboard, specifically designed for backcountry adventures. It is the lovechild of dirtbag hippies who surf, paddleboard, and kayak, created specifically for digital nomads that want to explore remote waterways accessible only by long hikes or portages. Learn more.

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Bay Sports 10'6 EXPLORE

Meet the 10'6 EXPLORE. Our Most Popular, Best Selling Inflatable SUP Combines Excellent Stability and Effortless Glide on the Water. This All-Rounder Board Is Designed for All Skill Levels from Beginner to Your Paddleboard Enthusiasts. ! It's Tapered Tail Provides You the Ability to Turn Easily, Whilst the Diamond-Grooved Eva Deck Pad Gives Superior Grip and Comfort Under Your Feet. at 5" Thickness, We've Created the Optimal Balance Between Stiffness and Performance. Learn more.

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Aztron Lunar 2.0

The Lunar 2.0 is an all around inflatable built with Aztron's signature Double Chamber technology and advanced ultra-lite drop stitch core materials. the board comes complete with a full package ready for you to get on the water with ease. Learn more.

See our review of the Lunar 2.0 HERE.

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Aztron Super Nova

The Super Nova is part of the revolutionary line of the NOVA series which are full-sized paddle boards that fold down to only half the size of conventional inflatable paddle boards. Perfectly designed with Double Chamber Lite Tech to offer unparalleled convenience without compromising performance or durability. Learn more.

See our review of the Super Nova HERE.



 Boards - Hard Tops


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SIC Maui Mangrove 11.6 x33

The all NEW Mangrove fits a wide range of paddlers looking for a stable platform for a variety of uses. This stability is provided by the Mangrove’s flat bottom and full rails. Its rounded nose glides effortlessly in flat water, cuts through chop with ease, and provides a softer ride. There is plenty of decking for your kids, dog, cooler, as well as bungee tie-down options on the deck and tail for securing gear. Learn more.

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Surftech 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. Learn more.

See our review of the 2020 Catalyst HERE.

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 Surftech Prana Aleka

The Aleka is the perfect Stand Up Paddlboard for any paddler that seeks versatility. Joe BARK shaped the Aleka to be stable enough for flat-water cruising, but it will also perform well in small to medium surf. The board has been verified Level One by Sustainable Surf’s ECOBOARD Project for its use of Bio Based Resin and BLOOM (20% algae biomass based) foam. This SUP is specifically designed for a paddler interested in sport and fitness. It is narrower and less stable than entry level boards making it more efficient while also allowing the user to properly engage entire core strength with every paddle stroke. Beauty, challenge and fun all in one board. Learn more.

See our review of the Aleka HERE.

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Starboard Generation

The Generation is the best of 3 worlds; Surfing, Racing and Touring. The Generation is the ultimate one board quiver and subsequently is Starboard best-selling mode. A true 3in1, the Generation offers so much to all types of riders and conditions. Whether you’re a weekend warrior racer that’s after speed, or prefer exploring with friends and carrying gear, or you eventually want to go into the waves and surf, the Generation does it all.. Learn more.

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

Last modified onFriday, 02 July 2021 14:12

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