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. APP Ride Of the Season and APP Fast Track Now Accepting Entries
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The APP is proud to announce not only the launch of the contest period for APP's Ride of the Season and APP's Fast Track (July 1st - August 31st), but also that beautiful Town of Cascais will play host to what will be an unforgettable All Stars Road trip in Portugal. More details HERE.
4. Are You Taking the Right SUPplement?
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Chasing health, anti-aging, staying young, keeping up with the latest health trends…I find these attributes true for most paddlers. But aside from that nutritious food you consume and those vitamins and minerals you take, do you know what the best supplement when it comes to health and longevity? Read more HERE.
3. How SUP Yoga Makes You a Better Racer
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A huge part of paddle boarding is all about balance. It takes many hours of practice in order to refine your skills. SUP racers take even more time in order to be able to both balance themselves in the water and be able to race with precision. One of the best ways to gain these skills is by practicing SUP yoga. Read more HERE.
2. How to Help A Special Needs Child Enjoy Paddle Boarding
Heat Score - 85
SUP, or stand up paddleboarding, is a great activity for children with special needs, provided that they receive encouragement and support from parents, SUP instructors, or other caregivers. Since one in six American kids have special needs according to the CDC, and these children need healthy physical activity just like other kids do, getting them started with SUP-ing is a natural choice. These tips will make it simpler for parents and caregivers to master, and truly enjoy, stand up paddleboarding. Read more HERE.
1. Supconnect Launches 2020 Awards
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For the 11th year, Supconnect has officially launched the Supconnect Awards. The Supconnect Awards started in 2010 as a way of recognizing individuals that made exceptional contributions to the sport. As such, it’s the world’s first and original awards in the stand up paddle industry. More details HERE.
Photo Of The Week
Description: Foto taken at lake Gosau at sunrise in Austria view days ago. Water temperatur about 15°C, air temperature 6°C. Board: WUUX SUP board (www.wuux-surfboards.com) with Mango wood.
Location: lake Gosau in Austria
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