Weekly Recap 8/1/17


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. Trailer for ISA Championships in Denmark Released


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Heat Score - 66

As the 2017 ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championships quickly approach, the ISA (International Surfing Association) has released a teaser for what’s to come. Watch the trailer HERE.






4. Destinations With Epic Views

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Heat Score - 71

Find your sense of balance and become one with nature on your next SUP adventure. Whether you’re looking to ride some waves with a view of coconut tree-lined shores or glide along tranquil waters surrounded by alpine mountains, we’ve got you covered. See 4 destinations with epic views HERE.


3. Australians Dominate World-Record Year at 2017 M2O

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Heat Score - 81

Athletes once again broke world records at the 21st Anniversary Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Brewing Company. The athletes rose Sunday morning to ideal conditions that created a field that world records could not only be broken, but shattered. Check out the recap HERE.


2. 3 Takeaways from Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

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Heat Score - 88

For the last time in Salt Lake City, outdoor enthusiasts gathered to view the latest in products and innovations in outdoor goods and gear coming to the market in 2018. While much of the show was the same there were definitely a few things that are worth noting from this year’s show. See our 3 takeaways HERE.

1. Announcing 2017’s Gear of the Year Winners

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Heat Score - 99

This week at the annual Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City, Utah, Supconnect announced the 2017 Gear of the Year Awards winners from our 8th Annual Supconnect Editor's Choice Awards. See who won best gear HERE.

Photo Of The Week

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Photo via: David Eller

Description: My wife (red pfd) and our friend (orange board) paddle towards the bark laden arch, leaving the main backwater channel of Sale Creek, entering into the narrow, reflective waters of the trail through the slough.

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

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