This BOOTHCAST is with Pro SUP Paddler Josh Riccio and is brought to you by BOOTH Training in partnership with TotalSUP Josh is originally from Florida but found a love for paddling when he moved to Maui in 2010. In 2012 he picked up a race board to complement his OC6 workouts with his […]
Josh Riccio started Stand-Up Paddling when he moved to Maui in 2010. Josh is talented in both SUP surf and SUP racing, and he counts the Pailolo Channel among his favourite spots for downwinds. Josh is also a Surf and SUP instructor.
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 […]
2018 marked the 32nd annual edition of the iconic Santa Cruz Paddlefest, an event that started as a waveski contest in the late 80s. This year in the long distance the young Californians were on show to raise the bar for distance racing. The Paddle League sends this report to TotalSUP of this hotly contested […]
No matter what kind of board he’s riding or what kind of waves the ocean throws at him, Zane Schweitzer rips in all conditions and disciplines in the ocean. I was recently able to catch up with the newly-crowned 2016 ISA World Sup Surfing Champion on Maui to talk about some of the highlights from […]
by Josh Riccio, SUP Racer at Rogue — Once again SUP the Mag’s 2016 Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life hosted on Doheny Beach, California was fortunate to have excellent waves and weather for all 3 days of racing this year, which helped create some really exciting racing for the athletes, the spectators on the beach and […]
On the first week-end of April, St. Croix island hosted the 3rd annual Coconut Cup SUP Festival in Frederiksted. The caribbean island is a paradisiac destination and the Coconut Cup SUP Festival is definitely an event to put on your bucket list nex year! Still doubt about it? Then watch the video below and read […]
Stand Up Paddle is amazing, we all know it. However while skimming through video-sharing websites we noticed that something was missing and it was too frustrating to overlook. Yes, there was a ton of amazing SUP videos but there wasn’t anything showing the extent of our love for this sport. We had to do something […]
In case you missed the starting line of the Carolina Cup 2016, here is one of the rare footage of the carnage. Go directly to the 4:09 mark to see the start of the race. The video was shot by Paul Camarena. Zane Schweitzer on the mike! Pressure is mounting. 0:18 – Larry Cain – black […]
A quick report on the events that took place while you were unplugged. Today we’ll look at the results of the Rincon BeachBoy SUP Race, the Mongoose CUP, the Noja Sup Extreme and the Hobie SUP Race V. We will also talk about Nicolas Jarossay’s Transatlantic SUP crossing. Rincon BeachBoy SUP Race – Puerto Rico […]
The pressure is mounting as the Pacific Paddle Games are fast approaching. We asked six international racers what they expect of this 1st edition of the PPG. Josh Riccio, Titouan Puyo, Shelby Taylor, Martin Letourneur, Chase Kosterlitz and Shae Foudy give their gut feeling 24 hours ahead of the biggest SUP race event of the […]
The Molokai2Oahu Championship is a 32 mile SUP race from Molokai to Oahu. It is one of the top events in the SUP racing / Downwinding calendar. Rogue SUP Rider Josh Riccio took part this year and finished 15th overall. Here is an insider look at some of the action.