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Taking a SUNOVA SUP view of the Australian Gold Coast with local paddler Monika Krummenacher Naff

24 Sep 2023

Taking a SUNOVA SUP view of the Australian Gold Coast with local paddler Monika Krummenacher Naff

Australia‚Äôs Gold Coast is an area we might associate with surfing, and stunning beaches with a shoreline developed for tourism, it is a hotspot for holidaymakers from around the world. But there is much more to the area than the plentiful beach breaks and paddlers looking for some longer, racier SUP action. SUNOVA paddler Monika […]

SUP stoke continues for the Blackfish Team Rider Ke’ale Dorries

6 Aug 2021

SUP stoke continues for the Blackfish Team Rider Ke’ale Dorries

Ke‚Äôale Dorries is not waiting for the things to change in the world and “the stoke continues with training”, she says. After battling injuries, the Blackfish Team Rider had a great start to the SUP racing season with strong performance and podiums bagged at the 12 Towers Ocean Race and the Scotss Head Paddle Games, […]

Boothy and Sato on Fire at the ’12 Towers’, Australia

5 Mar 2018

Boothy and Sato on Fire at the ’12 Towers’, Australia

Michael Booth and Yuka Sato picked up a bag full of pre-season Paddle League points on the Gold Coast this weekend, with the Starboard duo overcoming a hot field and even hotter conditions at the 7th Annual 12 Towers Ocean Race.¬†The 7th Annual edition of the 12 Towers attracted 236 competitors in its biggest year […]

Le Frenchie Dimitri Georges Crée le Buzz dans les Vagues Australiennes

2 Jan 2018

Le Frenchie Dimitri Georges Crée le Buzz dans les Vagues Australiennes

¬ęHow do you do this mate?¬Ľ s’√©tonnent les surfeurs locaux sur les spots mythiques Australiens, comme ce matin de d√©cembre √† Snapper Rocks o√Ļ se d√©roule la prestigieuse comp√©tition du Quicksilver Pro. Il faut dire que le jeune Fran√ßais, arriv√© tout droit de l‚Äô√ģle de R√© ¬†pour parcourir la c√īte Est Australienne en qu√™te de […]

Karla Gilbert Gives Us the Low-Down on Her Busy 2017: Ironwoman, Hear Me Roar!

18 Dec 2017

Karla Gilbert Gives Us the Low-Down on Her Busy 2017: Ironwoman, Hear Me Roar!

She’s a seven-time Ironwoman champion, and in her daily life she’s also a professional Nutrition and Health Coach, so it’s no surprise that when she first tried stand up paddle a few years ago, she ended up taking to it in no time at all. A true waterwoman extraordinaire, on land Karla Gilbert is also […]

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

23 Nov 2017

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

21 Nov 2017

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 […]

SUP Surfing Currumbin Alley on the Gold Coast, Australia

16 Oct 2017

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 […]

Roman y Josune en Australia – Episodio 2

7 Mar 2014

Roman y Josune en Australia – Episodio 2

Hola a todos, desde la comodidad de nuestro sofa en Gold Coast os vamos a explicar como llegamos hasta √©l. Como sabr√©is los que le√≠steis el episodio 1, tras despedirnos de la tropa Starboard en Tailandia, aterrizamos en Gold Coast a finales de Noviembre. Tenemos que agradecer a Caren Forbes que mand√≥ un email de […]

Rom√°n y Josune en Australia

11 Feb 2014

Rom√°n y Josune en Australia

Para Roman Frejo, a destacar entre su palmar√©s, Campe√≥n de Espa√Īa 2011 y 2013, 4¬ļ World Series Oleron, 6¬ļ World Series Bilbao, 4¬ļ ISA World Championship, los acontecimientos en su vida ocurren igual de r√°pido que en el Agua. Y Josune, su guapa mujer, no le deja bajar el ritmo. La encantadora pareja se conoci√≥ […]

Les aventures de Rom√°n et Josune en Australie

11 Feb 2014

Les aventures de Rom√°n et Josune en Australie

Pour Rom√°n Frejo, le rider de Starboard (dont le palmar√®s d√©j√† tr√®s √©toff√© comprend deux titres de¬†Champion d’Espagne 2011 et 2013, et les places de¬†4√®me aux World Series d’Ol√©ron, 6√®me aux World Series de¬†Bilbao, 4√®me du championnat¬†ISA World Championship), les choses vont aussi vite dans la vie que sur l’eau. Et Josune, sa jolie femme, […]

Roman and Josune in Australia

11 Feb 2014

Roman and Josune in Australia

For¬†Rom√°n Frejo, the spanish pro-rider (Spain Champion 2011 et 2013, 4th at¬†World Series in¬†Ol√©ron, 6th¬†in Bilbao, 4th at¬†the ISA World Championship), things happen as fast in life¬†as they do on the water. And¬†Josune, his pretty¬†wife, is not there to slow him down, quite the opposite. The two lovebirds met almost two years ago, got married […]