Weekly Recap 3/17/2020


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. River Surfing Basics On Your Paddle Board

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Heat Score - 62

River surfing expert and paddle board pro Mike Tavares shares a few helpful hints on how to get in and out of a wave while on the river. Here, Mike goes over a few basics and things to know about the river, gear needed and tips on entry and exit from the wave. Check it out HERE.





4. Tipping Point, When is Your SUP Too Small?

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Heat Score - 68

Anyone who's ever seen Sean Poynter, Mo Freitas or Kai Lenny absolutely ripping on a stand up surfboard has no doubt wanted to achieve that same level of performance themselves. Unfortunately, it's nowhere near as easy as they make it look. Read more HERE.

3. Red Paddle Co Introduces Compact Touring SUP

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Heat Score - 75

To kickstart 2020, Red Paddle Co has revealed the second addition to their exclusive Compact family of inflatable paddle boards; The all new 11’0 COMPACT is the next generation in paddle board technology. Following the success of the world’s most transportable board, the 9’6” Compact, the Red Paddle Co design team have put their award-winning MSL PACT™ technology to the test and produced an all new touring SUP. More details HERE.

2. Top Mistakes To Avoid In SUP Yoga

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Heat Score - 84

Dashama, is one of the leading voices in the SUP Yoga movement and we’ve picked Dashama’s brain for some Standup Paddle Board Yoga Tips. Here is what she had to say about what mistakes to avoid in SUP Yoga.

1. Paddle Boarding Gold Coast, Australia

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Heat Score - 91

Located in Australia’s north-eastern State of Queensland, the Gold Coast is home to prized surf breaks. But, it’s running through the green behind the gold where you’ll find a superb range of flat water destinations that are perfect for Boga and recreational paddlers. Read more HERE.

Photo Of The Week

photo of the week 3 17 2020

Photo via: Alex Trinidad

Description: Paddling with a young curious dolphin at GIBRALTARs East Side Nature Protected Zone.


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