Australia

Australian National SUP Championship 2017 1st-Placer Angela Jackson: ONE SUP, One Winner

Australian National SUP Championship 2017 1st-Placer Angela Jackson: ONE SUP, One Winner

It’s been quite a year for Angela Jackson, culminating in a deserved home win at the recent Australian National SUP Championship where she took gold in the face of stiff competition from the likes of Terrene Black and Karla Gilbert. One of her main feats in 2017 however has been taking her stand up paddle […]

Interview with 2017 Australian National SUP Champion Michael Booth: Staying On Top Down Under

Interview with 2017 Australian National SUP Champion Michael Booth: Staying On Top Down Under

Just a few years ago, Michael Booth wasn’t yet a well-known name on the international competitive SUP circuit, let alone a stand up paddle rising star in his homeland of Australia. But for the past few years he has been working hard day in, day out to hone his skills and sharpen his technique in […]

Stand Up Surf Shop King of the Cut 2017: Australia’s Open as of Next Month

Stand Up Surf Shop King of the Cut 2017: Australia’s Open as of Next Month

1 – 3 December 2017, Mandurah, Western Australia 24km from Port Boulevard to Secret Harbour World’s fastest downwind paddle race Australia’s richest Stand Up Paddle (SUP) race with equal prize money for men and women Over 160 international, interstate and local competitors New additions to train next generation of downwind racers There is just one month to […]

Starboard SUP Rider Michael Booth on Perth: the Former World Champion Introduces Us to Australia’s Wild West

Starboard SUP Rider Michael Booth on Perth: the Former World Champion Introduces Us to Australia’s Wild West

When it comes to his homeland of Australia, Starboard SUP rider and former long-distance world champion Michael Booth has certainly been around. Having grown up in New South Wales, lived on Australia’s world-renowned Gold Coast and recently set up shop in Perth, in Western Australia, you’d be forgiven for thinking that many of the Land […]

SUP Surfing Currumbin Alley on the Gold Coast, Australia

SUP Surfing Currumbin Alley on the Gold Coast, Australia

Roger “Dogman” Saunders, Mark “Mags” Temple and Chris Clarke show us how SUP Surfing is done on Currumbin Alley, in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Currumbin Alley is one of the most popular surf breaks on the Gold Coast along with Superbank and Burleigh Heads. It is exposed to perfect beginners conditions towards the creek and […]

As Crazy As Roger Saunders, AKA Dogman!

As Crazy As Roger Saunders, AKA Dogman!

Roger Saunders aka DogMan is not really known as a SUP racer, as he does not compete in any major championships. However, DogMan is pretty well-known in the SUP world for all the crazy antics he captures on video. Saunders gives us an insight into his relationshp with SUP. Can you introduce yourself ? Hi, I’m […]

What’SUP Bernd Roediger?

What’SUP Bernd Roediger?

Today, TotalSUP is catching up with Bernd Roediger, a born windsurfer and one of the most promising SUP racers and SUP surfers in the world. The Naish / Quicksilver rider, who currently ranks 16th in the world in SUP racing offers us some insight into his lifestyle, his journeys and his undying passion for SUP. Hello Bernd, can you introduce yourself to the […]

“Warden Marr” or Downwind Week Down Under

“Warden Marr” or Downwind Week Down Under

By James Casey, team JP Australia   While the northern hemisphere descends into winter with the surf or snow season kicking off, down under the paddling season is just beginning. Each year paddlers from across the country flock to Western Australia for Warden Marr or Downwind Week, as the fabled southwesterly winds turn the Indian […]

Preview of this Weekend’s Central Coast Saltwater Festival

Preview of this Weekend’s Central Coast Saltwater Festival

by James Casey.   The Australian stand up paddle race season is underway and this weekend the Central Coast (just an hour north of Sydney) is hosting the Saltwater Festival. This is a relatively new race, just in its third year now, but is starting to gain some serious momentum with paddlers from up and […]

Balmoral SUP-X Series 2016 First Round : Video Resume

Balmoral SUP-X Series 2016 First Round : Video Resume

  On Sunday August 28th 2016, took place the first round of the Balmoral SUP-X Series 2016. It was on Balmoral Beach, New South Wales, in Australia. In this video, you can see a video resume of the weekend race with 40 paddlers, filmed by PaddleSurfingAus on Vimeo with a drone. This race and the others of the […]

Stand Up Paddle on Balmoral Beach, Australia

Stand Up Paddle on Balmoral Beach, Australia

  PaddleSurfingAus (name on Vimeo) offers us a video where you can discover Balmoral Beach, a beach located near Sydney in New South Wales, Australia. If you live near this place, you can join Balmoral Paddlesurf on Sunday August 28th, 2016 for the first Balmoral SUP Demo for the season and the first round of the Balmoral […]