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Paris SUP Open: Part 2 of the 2022 APP World Tour set to start this weekend!

30 Nov 2022

Paris SUP Open: Part 2 of the 2022 APP World Tour set to start this weekend!

This weekend 1,000 stand up paddlers from across the globe will gather in France’s capital city for the World’s annual largest Race, the Paris Nautic Paddle as well as the Paris SUP Open, Stop #4 of the APP SUP Race World Tour. With sub-zero temperatures and chaotic waters, this unrivaled race provides every year a […]

SUP Race Training Tips: a Q&A session with 6 x World Champion Michael Booth

21 Nov 2022

SUP Race Training Tips: a Q&A session with 6 x World Champion Michael Booth

The below Q&A session is between Aussie SUPerstar and Starboard dream team rider Michael Booth and Chris Jones, administrator of the SUP My Race group on Facebook which was created a few years ago to challenge SUP racers to paddle a little further each month and entice them to post their paddling sessions and mileages. Michael […]

Fanatic Falcon Air Young Blood: Getting Kids to SUP race with Joep Van Bakel

21 Nov 2022

Fanatic Falcon Air Young Blood: Getting Kids to SUP race with Joep Van Bakel

With SUP still taking hold around the globe, it is wonderful to see families using it as an opportunity to get on the water together. Even greater is the good it does for children to see their parents leading them in a healthy activity, teaching them habits and skills which they will carry forward and […]

Alexia Soto and Iván de Frutos win the 2022 Gran Carrera del Mediterraneo in Spain

18 Nov 2022

Alexia Soto and Iván de Frutos win the 2022 Gran Carrera del Mediterraneo in Spain

The 4th edition of the Gran Carrera del Mediterrano (ie the Great Mediterranean Race) will undoubtedly be remembered for its high participation with more than 200 SUP Racers on the starting line, highlighting once again that Spain is currently at the forefront of the development of the sport in Europe. Santa Pola and the province […]

Clément Colmas : retour sur la saison pleine de rebondissements du rider Starboard

18 Nov 2022

Clément Colmas : retour sur la saison pleine de rebondissements du rider Starboard

On ne présente plus Clément Colmas : aussi à l’aise avec une pagaie qu’avec une wing dans les mains, sa saison 2022 aura été riche en évènements de wingfoil et de SUP Race, et avec des rebondissements ! Entre blessure, remplacement, EuroSUP, APP, Championnats de France et du Monde ICF… et de belles médailles et […]

Thailand to Host the 2023 ICF SUP Worlds

17 Nov 2022

Thailand to Host the 2023 ICF SUP Worlds

The 2023 International Canoe Federation Stand Up Paddling World Championships will be held in Pattaya, Thailand. The ICF and the Rowing and Canoe Association of Thailand reached agreement following this month’s Congress to host next year’s world titles on the scenic beaches of Pattaya. The championships are likely to be held in November. The decision to host […]

Titouan Puyo wins his second Euro Tour at the 2022 Ardèche Marathon

16 Nov 2022

Titouan Puyo wins his second Euro Tour at the 2022 Ardèche Marathon

28 kilometers awaited 110 happy SUP racers at the 2022 Marathon International des Gorges de l’Ardèche last weekend in Vallon Pont d’Arc, a renowned and historic long-distance kayak river event in the South of France opened to Stand Up Paddlers since 2016. Following last year’s event status as a Euro Tour regional event for the […]

Polish young gun Wojtek Tadla on racing Uone Viper iSUP and progressing the sport in his home country

15 Nov 2022

Polish young gun Wojtek Tadla on racing Uone Viper iSUP and progressing the sport in his home country

Wojtek and Stasiu Tadla, the Polish brother SUP duo, have been (literally!) shredding apart nearly every SUP competition in the country bringing fresh energy, style and bold ambition to the table. The 2022 ICF World SUP Championships held in Gdynia this year were both a big test for the budding pro SUP scene in Poland […]

Fanatic Downwinder : la nouvelle board spéciale SUP Foil Downwind présentée par Tom Auber

15 Nov 2022

Fanatic Downwinder : la nouvelle board spéciale SUP Foil Downwind présentée par Tom Auber

Fanatic nous gâte de nouveautés du coté des planches de foil pour la saison 2023 ! Si coté wing, la Sky TE se décline désormais sous trois nouvelles planches (Sky Surf TE, Sky Style TE et Sky Free TE), le SUP foil n’est pas en reste avec la nouvelle Sky SUP 2023 et la Downwinder […]

From injury recovery to the APP World Tour: SUP journey with Infinity Rider Kane Degrauw

14 Nov 2022

From injury recovery to the APP World Tour: SUP journey with Infinity Rider Kane Degrauw

‘Injuries can become your greatest teacher,’ Laird Hamilton’s quote has become a mantra for Infinity SUP Rider Kane Degrauw, who returned to the SUP racing circuit after a long recovery caused by his knee surgery. TotalSUP caught up with this talented SUP athlete always on the lookout ‘for the biggest physical and mental challenge’ to go […]

Yster SUP is the official board of the Last Paddler Standing: Interview with Race Director Greg Wingo

3 Nov 2022

Yster SUP is the official board of the Last Paddler Standing: Interview with Race Director Greg Wingo

“I love the event format: It’s a race with no finish line, only your physical and mental endurance determine where your finish line is,” said Per Vallbo, Founder and CEO of Yster SUP, a premium Swedish SUP brand based in Malmo, which is The Last Paddler Standing official board partner.  TotalSUP caught up with Greg Wingo, […]

APP World Tour Gran Canaria Pro-AM: Fireside chat with windsurfing legend & event partner Björn Dunkerbeck

2 Nov 2022

APP World Tour Gran Canaria Pro-AM: Fireside chat with windsurfing legend & event partner Björn Dunkerbeck

Get ready for some serious carving as the APP World Tour returns for the third time to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to host the #1 stop of the World Surfing Tour. In the run up to the event held between 19th and 27th November, TotalSUP caught up with Björn Dunkerbeck, ocean athlete, windsurfing legend, […]

RESULTS & LIVE WEBCAST – 2022 ISA WORLD SUP & Paddleboard Championships

31 Oct 2022

RESULTS & LIVE WEBCAST – 2022 ISA WORLD SUP & Paddleboard Championships

Between October 28 and November 6 you could follow the action of the 2022 Puerto Rico ISA World SUP & Paddleboard Championships here with TotalSUP! As Official Media Partner of the #ISAWSUPP, TotalSUP broadcasted all the livestreams both on our website and on the TotalSUP Facebook page with daily results, video highlights and Instagram stories. If […]

Stand-Up Paddle, handicap et résilience : l’histoire de Sébastien Saulenc

31 Oct 2022

Stand-Up Paddle, handicap et résilience : l’histoire de Sébastien Saulenc

Son visage doit vous êtes familier car il participe à de nombreuses compétitions de stand-up paddle race partout en France, toujours équipé de sa fidèle board gonflable Itiwit au nez orange. Que ce soit sur la petite longue distance du club d’à coté ou bien sur des challenges gigantesques comme la Loire 725, vous avez […]