Weekly Recap 3/19/2019


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. How To Position A Fin On A SUP

how to install side bites

Heat Score - 60

So you know how to install your fin into your board but want to learn how to properly position the fin within the fin box? Todd from Pau Hana Surf Supply demonstrates how to properly position a fin on a stand up paddle board (SUP). Learn more HERE.





4. Adventure Calls: Half The Size, Double The Adventure

red paddle adventure calls compact

Heat Score - 67

Throughout March, Red Paddle Co will be continuing their ‘Adventure Calls’ campaign. The campaign is set to shine the spotlight on the best inflatable paddle boards in the world to inspire paddlers to embark on SUP adventures big and small. Read more HERE.

3. Watch: Hawaiian Getaway with Benoit Carpentier

benoit carpentier hawaii 2019 edit

Heat Score - 75

France’s Benoit Carpentier arrived early for the Sunset Beach Pro and spent some quality time on the North Shore of Oahu before, during and after the event. Following the event, Benoit released an edit from his time in Hawaii. Check it out HERE.

2. Spring 2019 SUP Gear Guide

spring19 gear guide

Heat Score - 82

The sun is starting to shine, ice is melting and spring is starting to peek it’s head around the corner. With temperatures rising and waterways defrosting into lakes and rivers again, it’s time to start getting geared up and ready to get back on the water and out of the winter hibernation. Here, we’ve put together a list of SUP gear, accessories, and of course boards for everyone from a beginner to the advanced SUP'er for the 2019 Spring paddle boarding season, so there's sure to be something in this guide for everyone! Check out the gear HERE.

1. Catching Up With Sonni Honscheid Ahead of 2019 Carolina Cup

sonni honscheid carolina cup 2019 preview 1

Heat Score - 90

Germany’s Sonni Hönscheid, winner of the women’s Paddle League World Title in 2018, sits down with Robert Butler to talk her return to North Carolina to defend her Carolina Cup Championship, her plans for the upcoming season and more. Read more HERE.

Photo Of The Week

photo of the week 3 18 19

Photo via: Chedtha Nuilek      

Description: Carrying Starboard SUP boards in a row at Krabi, Thailand.

Location: Krabi, Thailand

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

© Copyrighted Exclusive SupConnect.com Content.


Last modified onMonday, 18 March 2019 12:53

Submit your news, events, and all SUP info, so we can keep promoting and driving the great lifestyle of stand up paddling, building its community, and introducing people to healthier living.

Website: supconnect.com Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.