Weekly Recap 10/04/22


Welcome to the Supconnect Weekly Recap, our countdown of the Top 5 biggest news, reviews, interviews and features surrounding the world of Stand Up Paddleboarding. If you’ve got anything newsworthy, weird or worth reading about, don’t be shy to share the scoop with us via e-mail. 

5. Gold Coast SUP Paradise

Gold Coast SUP Paradise

Heat Score - 66

When you think of Australia you may think of surfing big waves and diving the great barrier reef. But what you may not realize is that this country offers more places to paddle than anywhere else in the world. Read more HERE.





4. How To Choose Your First SUP

How To Choose Your First SUP

Heat Score - 72

Buying your first paddle board can be a challenge. Stand up paddle boards (SUP) aren’t cheap, and a first time buyer can quickly be overwhelmed by all of the options and variations that exist in the market place. Inflatable or hard board? What size should you get? Hull shape? Length? Materials? Price? The stuff one needs to learn seems to go on forever. Answering these basic questions will help you get the SUP that’s right for you. Read more HERE.


3. The SUP 11-City Tour: One Of The World's Toughest Ultra-SUP Races

The 11-Cities Tour

Heat Score - 85

In 2008, Anne-Marie Reichman founded SUP 11-City Tour, one of the world's toughest ultra-SUP races, which follows the route of the Elfstedentocht. Athletes choose to race the non-stop, 5-day, or a combination of both races for 220 kilometers or 130 miles. Like Elfstedentocht, SUP 11-City Tour embodies Frisian heritage and pride for the community, athletes, and volunteers who return every year. Read more HERE.


2. Starboard's Exciting Lineup For 2023 Has Dropped

Starboard's Exciting Lineup For 2023 Has Dropped

Heat Score - 88

We're excited to announce the new 2023 Starboard SUP range is AVAILABLE online and arriving in stores soon! With this launch we introduce some exciting new ranges, upgrade our popular models and add in some new colorways not seen before. Read more HERE


1. Events Of The Month: October 2022

Events Of The Month: October 2022

Heat Score - 92

Attending a standup paddle boarding event is one of the best ways to enjoy the sport. It’s the perfect place to be introduced to SUP as a spectator, it’s a great place to learn and try new products, and it’s also a great way to connect with those who enjoy the sport just as much as you do. If you’re looking for an event to attend this month check out our list of SUP events in October. Read more HERE.


Photo Of The Week

photo of the week

Photo via: Fred Bigler

Location: French Riviera

Description: "Sun is rising over the Mediterranean Sea."

If you'd like to be selected for Photo Of The Week, enter via the Supconnect Photo of the Year Contest. 

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Last modified onMonday, 03 October 2022 16:47

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