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Weekly Recap - 7/07/2015

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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. Sunshine SUP Series Event 1 Goes Off Without A Hitch

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Heat Score - 67

The 2015 RK Sunshine SUP Series kicked off its first race on June 27 2015 in Pompano Beach, Florida.  This year the race was hosted by Island Water Sports and brought in over 100 racers, the youngest racer 12 years old and the oldest 75 from everywhere in Florida, the US and even the Caribbean, some racers the top in the Nation. This event benefits the Broward Childrens Center. Read more about the event and highlights here.

 

 

 

 

 

4. Boarding Pass: Glenwood Wave River Surfing

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Heat Score - 74

Watch Dane Jackson, Nick Troutman, Chuck Patterson and many others surf the Glenwood wave on Stand Up Paddle boards after the 2015 Gopro Mountain Games. Watch here.

 

3. Steinfath and Guesdon Win Sieravouri Masters 2015

suws finland 2015 casper

Heat Score - 83

Casper Steinfath & Celine Guesdon make it two for two to secure victory in distance and sprints in Finland, Stop 2 of the European Cup. Check out highlights and a recap of the event here.

 

2. How To Do A Frontside Cutback On Your Paddleboard

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Heat Score - 88

Now that you've gotten comfortable getting in and out of the waves on your paddleboard and are a master at catching them, you're now ready to start progressing even further and adding some tricks into your bag. Starboard and FCS SUP athlete Sean Poynter lays out some tips on how to do a frontside cutback on your standup paddleboard. When doing a frontside cutback there are a few key motions that you need to do in order to successfully execute one and here, Sean lays them all out on the table. Here are his words of advice...

1. The 2015 Supconnect Editor's Choice Awards Launches

editors choice 2015 cover

Heat Score - 96

In partnership with the Association of Wind and Watersports Industries (AWSI) and presented by Turtle Bay Resort, Supconnect has officially launched the 2015 Supconnect Editor's Choice Awards. See the nominees, categories and more for the 2015 Editor's Choice Awards here.

Photo Of The Week

photo of the week 7 7 2015

Photo via: SUPklub

Description: Bohinj Lake!

 

If you'd like to be selected for Photo Of The Week, enter via the Supconnect monthly photo contest

 

 

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Last modified onMonday, 06 July 2015 13:15
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