Five paddlers became the first to paddle the Croatian peninsula of Istria. Starboard paddle twins Mario and Manuel Stecher known as the “Stecher Twins” as well as three other paddlers Arnd Dünzinger from Germany, Andy Dressler from Canada and Peter Baricevic from Slovenia began paddling on 19th May in Barcola near Trieste, Croatia. 5 days […]
Have you and your travel buddy ever had a UNESCO World Heritage site all to yourselves? With the Red Paddle Co Compact board it has never been easier to reach beautiful spots far from the madding, selfie-stick wielding crowd. Join Red Paddle Co paddlers Christina Coulson and Hugo Broodryk as they do just that, jetting […]
Last weekend saw the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SUP World Cup held a Scharbeutz, Germany. It was the 7th stop of The Paddle League World Tour and week 9 of the EuroTour. The event was first held in Hamburg back in 2009 making it one of the world’s oldest races, with paddlers from 26 nations had perfect […]
Mark Hines’ Amazing SUP Expedition from London to the Black Sea with BillboardSUP: Defying the Danube!
When he is not finishing his doctorate in biomechanics, or busy taking up new sports and adopting new skills, Mark Hines is embarking upon invigorating sporting adventures, be they ultra-endurance running-related or cycling through some of the world’s most unforgiving climates and conditions. An avid adventurer and an able-bodied explorer with an appetite for the […]
Last week-end saw Connor Baxter and Sonni Honscheid take the overall win at the Mercedes SUP World Cup, the second stop of the 2016 World series. Here is a press release from The Waterman League summarizing this action-packed Stand Up Paddle competition. Connor Baxter secures victory at Stop 2 of the 2016 World Series with […]
The Lost Mills Race (the biggest SUP Race event in Europe every year) happened last week-end and for its 4th edition, it has been once again a big fight between a large part of the world’s best paddlers that saw the victories of German native Sonni Honscheid and the Australian Michael Booth. By Martin Letourneur, […]
This week-end, during the Lost Mills, Connor Baxter proved that he is the fastest paddler on earth. On his starboard paddleboard, he sprinted 200 meters on a record time of 53:12 seconds taking the title from the previous record holder, Trevor Tunnington. This video is very interesting for all the Stand Up Paddlers who wish […]