Weekly Recap 10/10/2017


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. All-Female SUP Team to Launch Sustainable Program for Underprivileged Women in Philippines


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Heat Score - 66

In October 2017, a self-funded Surf & Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) team of twelve women from Singapore and Manila, will embark on a four-day trip to Siargao, in the Philippines, to raise awareness and funds for a new ocean-conservation, bag-making livelihood programme. Learn more about this mission HERE.






4. How To Do A Frontside Top Turn On A SUP

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Heat Score - 75

As you progress and further develop your surfing skills on your stand up paddle board, one trick to add to your bag is definitely the frontside top turn. The frontside top turn is likely one of the most performed maneuvers on a wave. Here, I will help you get more familiar with the process of it. See Tips HERE.


3. Is SUP Yoga Better Than Yoga On Land?

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Heat Score - 83

Seasoned yoga and paddle board professional Jodelle Fitzwater dishes on her perspective of the question if doing SUP Yoga is better than yoga on land. Read her take here.


2. How To Stay Stoked In A Crowded Lineup

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Heat Score - 89

It’s true that today’s broad surfing community holds a varied and often questionable understanding of surfing etiquette. Add a few individuals with entitlement issues, a couple more with a lack of common courtesy and respect and we have a recipe for a potential bummer of a surf session. Here are a few thoughts on how to stay stoked through the lineup.

1. How To Keep Your Kids Safe on A SUP

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Heat Score - 94

Stand up paddle boarding is one of the fastest growing activities in the world, and with good reason: it's a blast! However, as with all water-based activities, 'safety first' is a good motto to keep in mind. Particularly when it comes to your kids. Here are a few key safety points to remember, so that you and your kids can get the most out of your paddle boarding and feel safe while doing so. Read more HERE.

Photo Of The Week

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Photo via: Izzi Gomez

Description: 50 shades of blue.

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