Paddle Destination: Ocean City, MD – Wild Beaches and Wild Ponies

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Ocean City, Maryland is a small beach-going town that lies between relaxed family vibes and wild nightlife adventures. It has served as the go-to hub for vacationers flocking from the nearby states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, and even New York. Due to this surge of activity, the community has grown around its service of visitors, creating one of …

5 Great Outfitters in Australia for SUP Yoga

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5 Great Outfitters in Australia for SUP Yoga Australia is home to some of the best spots to paddle in the world.  Their varied wildlife, crystal clear water, and breathtaking coastline make for a fantastic time on the water.  But maybe you’re more of the introverted type. Or just want to relax and rejuvenate your body.  The outfitters in Australia …

4 Fantastic Outfitters for SUP Surf Lessons in Australia

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4 Fantastic Outfitters for SUP Surf Lessons in Australia Australia is known for its many traits. The beautiful landscapes, the clear waters, the wild outback, the giant spiders, the aggressive snakes, the kangaroos and koalas, and surfing.  The fantastic beaches that line the coast of the continent have produced some of the biggest names in the sport. This is because …

SUP Gear Review: Surfco Hawaii Rail-Tape

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Surfco Hawaii has some of the best accessories available in the SUP market. They offer paddlers the chance to acquire high-quality aftermarket fins, ding repair kits, handles, deck-rigging kits, and what we are reviewing today…rail tape. Have you ever seen a used paddleboard? Or do you own one? Are the rails chipped away, torn up, and scarred? Most likely…they are. …

Buddy Deal Spotlight: Amelia Adventures

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Along Florida’s Atlantic coast, there lies a chain of islands called the Sea Islands. One island that belongs to this chain is Amelia Island. Amelia boasts beautiful views, luxurious hotels, sandy beaches, and some of the best paddleboarding spots on the coast. Thomas and Catherine Oliver, owners of Amelia Adventures, recognized the potential the island held for SUP adventures and …

4 Shops to Consider for SUP Surfing in the Seattle Area

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4 Shops to Consider for SUP Surfing in the Seattle Area The great Pacific Northwest is home to some of the most stunning scenery available in the continental United States. The glowing green and crystal-clear waters shimmer across a rugged landscape of trees and mountains. What everyone notices their first time visiting the shores are its wonderful pine smells and …

5 Shops for SUP Surfing in the San Francisco Area

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5 Shops for SUP Surfing in the San Francisco Area San Francisco is one of the most visited cities in the United States. Every year, around 20 million people visit the splendid shores to see the sights, visit the plentiful restaurants and see the beautiful beaches. But along with the beaches come opportunities to spend time on the water, standing …

6 Shops in the New York and New Jersey Area for Social Paddles

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Social Paddles are a growing faction of the SUP community where members are encouraged to come together, meet new people, and make new friends. During these times, beginners are encouraged to join as seasoned members provide them with lessons, and a complete understanding of how to successfully stand and paddle on a board. From there, groups are led out into …

5 Outfitters in the Miami Area for Fun Social Paddles

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5 Outfitters in the Miami Area for Fun Social Paddles The beautiful beaches of Miami and the surrounding Florida area offers visitors a taste of the Caribbean life without having to leave the United States. Because of this, visitors flock to the shores to enjoy the ocean, sun, and laid-back scene of beach living. Often, people travel with groups of …

6 Shops in the San Francisco Area for Fun Social Paddles

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6 Shops in the San Francisco Area for Fun Social Paddles One of the best ways to spend time on a SUP is during a social paddle. Sharing good times and smiles with new friends will invigorate your drive to try new activities and meet new people. But a side effect most people do not know about or even consider …

5 Great Places to Rent a SUP in Los Angeles

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5 Great Places to Rent a SUP in Los Angeles The bright city of Los Angeles offers visitors plenty of options when it comes to attractions. From the lights of the big city, to the allure of Hollywood, the beautiful beaches and everything in between, there is a reason why LA is one of the most visited cities in the …

5 Great Shops in the Washington D.C. and Maryland Areas for Renting a SUP

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5 Great Shops in the Washington D.C. and Maryland Areas for Renting a SUP Moving farther down the east coast, we land in the Delmarva area where shops have been popping up over the last few years to provide outdoorsman and woman with the opportunity to experience their unique waterways on a SUP. In the D.C. portion of the state, …

6 Shops to Check Out for SUP Rentals in the New York and New Jersey Area

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New York, New York, it’s quite a town. Bright lights, busy streets, Broadway, restaurants, Times Square, the list of places to visit and see are innumerable. But we would like to add one more thing to that list: SUP. Yes, SUP! Both New York, New York, and the coast of New Jersey have some of the best spots to explore …

8 SUP Wildlife Tours in the Los Angeles Area

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8 SUP Wildlife Tours in the Los Angeles Area In the span of a year, Los Angeles and its surrounding areas may have the number of visitors reach up to 50 million. That’s 50 million people who visit the city, their museums, their nightlife and of course their beaches. With such a high number, most people are looking for activities …

8 SUP Yoga & Fitness Classes in the New York City Area

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New York, New York! What a wonderful city. Famous for its imposing skyline, crowded streets and undeniable energy. The lights never turn off in the city that never sleeps. Opportunity rushes through the paved roads like cab drivers rushing you to your destination. There’s a reason why it is one of the most famous cities in the world. Why millions …

6 SUP Yoga & Fitness Classes in the Washington D.C. & Maryland Area

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6 Great SUP Yoga and Fitness Classes in the Washington D.C. Area Exercise is an important part of maintaining a healthy body and active lifestyle. The benefits of getting regular exercise are tremendous. They include reducing the risk of heart attack, lose weight, lower cholesterol, help slow the aging process, boost your metabolism, mood elevator, and the list can go …

6 SUP Yoga & Fitness Classes to Check Out in Seattle

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6 SUP Yoga and Fitness Classes to Check Out in the Seattle Area The great Pacific Northwest. The beautiful outdoors. The undeniable magnificence in the thousand shades of green and fresh pine scent. Clear water and grey jutting rocks. Mountains and valleys. Flowers and never-ending hiking trails. The area surrounding Seattle is full of amazing scenery and fresh-water sanctuaries prime …

5 SUP Yoga & Fitness Classes in the San Diego Area

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SUP Yoga and Fitness Classes to Try in the San Diego Area In the beautiful city streets and warm beaches surrounding San Diego and its accompanying areas, there are countless ways for tourists, vacationers, and adventurers to spend an afternoon outside with friends and family. The popularity of the city has exploded due to its warmer, seasonal weather year-round, and …

5 Great Places to Rent a SUP around San Diego

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Paddleboarding on the west coast of the United States is an activity quite unlike any other. This is partly due to the activity of SUP and partly due to the environment you find yourself in when visiting California and other spots along the coast. The golden sun, the tall palm trees, and wide-open beaches make for as aesthetically pleasing morning …

4 Spots for River Paddling in the Pacific Northwest

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Stand up paddling has been, and will continue to be, widely enjoyed on our oceans and bays by millions of people every year. The scene and sounds of these bodies of water produce a feeling on contentment and excitement for visitors and residents alike. However, as more people began to invest time into stand-up paddling, adventurers around the globe sought …

Best Places to Rent a SUP in Los Angeles

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The bright city of Los Angeles offers visitors plenty of options when it comes to attractions. From the lights of the big city, to the allure of Hollywood, the beautiful beaches and everything in between, there is a reason why LA is one of the most visited cities in the United States. But sticking to the last attraction we mentioned, …

6 Wildlife Tours in the San Diego Area

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One of the best ways to enjoy the beautiful Southern California coast is by standing on a paddle board and immersing yourself in the natural environment. The abundant coastline filled with coves, rocky cliffs, and inlets provides the perfect breeding ground for all types of wildlife to grow and proliferate. By paddling into these environments, participants can fully see the …

8 Wildlife Tours in the Miami Area

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Miami and the surrounding areas in Florida welcome visitors and vacationers with pristine beaches, clear-blue water, and plenty of sunshine to soak into their skin as they enjoy the outdoors and everything it has to offer. Which is why the shores of Florida attract numerous visitors on a yearly basis, each with their own idea of how to spend time …

5 Paddle Board Wildlife Tours in the Washingon D.C. / Maryland Area

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The world, and the many places within it, offers people a fascinating array of biological diversity for anyone willing to explore and discover it. By understanding the region-specific wildlife in an area you may find yourself traveling in, you will create a deeper connection in yourself to the local environment and those animals and people residing within it. SUP offers …

Beginner Activities On A SUP

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In order to try something new, we must first have the courage it takes to be a novice and all that comes along with it. This may entail feelings of uncertainty, failures in the early stages, and overwhelming frustrations. We may find ourselves not wanting to continue with the activity, instead looking towards the horizon, landing on the next venture …

Top 6 Wildlife Tours in the New Orleans Area

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For anyone who has ever traveled to the lurid shores of the city of New Orleans, it can be safe to say, the city itself is the most unique metropolitan area in the United States. Its identity is steeped in the music flowing through the streets, the clash of cultures found in its food, and the free-wheeling feeling of endless …

Top 8 Wildlife Tours in the Seattle Area

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The Pacific Northwest holds a sense of awe for most travelers who make their way to its shores. The tremendous amounts of green often envelope vacationers in a wonderful sense of peace as they make their way through the burgeoning forests and clear waters. Such experiences can leave a lasting impression on anyone lucky enough to have them. But what …

Top 6 Wildlife Tours in the Boston Area

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Boston is a city steeped in historical significance for the United States. Walking the streets is a constant reminder that the town is one of the earliest settlements for the newcomers to the shores of what would be the earliest colonies. Everywhere one looks, they will constantly see reminders in the cobblestone streets, the wonderful buildings, the plaques of important …

Top 8 Wildlife Tours in the San Francisco Area

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San Francisco is famous for its steep, winding streets, bountiful food markets, interesting architecture, and of the Golden Gate Bridge. But it should also be known for its tremendous treasure trove of outdoor activities and exciting biodiversity of its wildlife found along its shores. Over the course of the last few years, residents of San Francisco along with visitors, have …

Top 8 Wildlife Tours in the Austin Area

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Over the last few years Austin, sitting in the heart of Texas, has exploded into a space for young and old to become more active and enjoy the outdoors. This means more companies are currently being created in order to accommodate this growing thirst for time outside. Hiking, biking, kayaking, and paddle boarding have all become a staple activity for …

Social Events On A SUP

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Introduction As the sport of standup paddle boarding continues to grow, outdoor enthusiasts around the globe are beginning to take notice of the unique opportunity SUP offers those looking to spend more time in nature. The sight of a person standing on a board as they float atop the water usually bathes potential enthusiasts in enough curiosity to search out …

10 Wildlife Tours in the New York Area

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New York and the surrounding areas provide outdoor enthusiasts with exciting opportunities to paddle in the natural world as well as around the magnificent landscape of New York City. Within these two vastly different environments, the wild landscapes and everything that lives in it creeps out of the unnatural to greet paddlers on Wildlife Tours throughout these busy east coast …

5 SUP Adventures Waiting For You In Gunnison, Colorado

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This article can be originally found via SUP Connect Original article from SUP Connect If you’re looking for the best place to SUP in the mountains, look no further than Colorado’s Western Slope. Nestled high up in the Rockies, Gunnison offers endless opportunities to get out on the water whether you’re looking for the thrill of a fast paced mountain …

Make a New Buddy – The Lessons & Rentals Issue

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Give Code Summer19 to a friend for a discounted lesson and make a new paddle buddy, today! (code valid until July 1st) Do you remember your first time? Some people like to dive in at the deep end of things when it comes to SUP’ing — just grab a paddle, jump on any old board and head on out…inevitably getting …