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. Hanohano Huki International 10k Challenge 2021
Heat Score - 63
Hanohano Outrigger Canoe Club and Huki Outrigger/Surfski bring you the 26th Annual Hanohano Huki Ocean Challenge with a twist. Due to the Pandemic, the Hanohano Outrigger Canoe Club is promoting a series of international “Micro Events” geared toward small groups with social distancing. The distance will be a standardized 10k which will give the organizers a chance to compare racers from all regions. Read more HERE.
4. Air France Paddle Festival Postponed To 2021
Heat Score - 71
After holding out hope that the French Polynesia's largest SUP event, the Air France Paddle Festival, would take place this year, it has just been announced that the event will be canceled for 2020 and will resume once again in 2021. Event organizer Jerome Loisel released a statement about the event postponement. Read more HERE.
3. Four Core Reasons Why You Should Stand Up Paddle
Heat Score - 79
Most people jump on a Stand Up Paddle (SUP) to reap the benefits of being outside in nature, getting their heart rate up and having fun. I know that’s why I started! Just being out on the water is a huge part of the allure of Stand Up Paddling, but what if I told you there is also a big gain to your core simply by standing on your SUP. Learn more HERE.
2. APP Announces 2021 Tour Schedule & Event Updates
Heat Score - 86
After a frustrating 'leap year' for global sport, the APP is proud to announce its return to action for 2021 with a full line up of events spanning the globe and set to provide the World's Best Athletes with a phenomenal and well-rounded challenge in their quest for the World Title. Read more HERE.
1. A SUP Expedition of Jackson Lake at Grand Teton National Park
Heat Score - 94
Sean Jansen's details his Fall trip to paddle Jackson Lake in Grand Teton National Park with shorelines dazzled in nature's color. Read more HERE.
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