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Cameron Tripney: Is the new Starboard Dream Team Rider ready for the big guns?

24 Jan 2023

Cameron Tripney: Is the new Starboard Dream Team Rider ready for the big guns?

“These victories aren’t done alone,” says Cameron Tripney, Junior Sprint World Champion and Starboard Team Rider, that has been dominating his local SUP racing scene in South Africa for a while now. And among some of the most memorable moments in our sport that truly embody this statement, was seeing Cameron’s Team celebrating his win […]

Oscar Chalupsky | The BIG O Extreme Paddle Machine

25 Jan 2021

Oscar Chalupsky | The BIG O Extreme Paddle Machine

Oscar Chalupsky, a name that rings around the surfskiing world. A prominent member of the surfski community, and one that is known for his passion towards surfski, both in his paddling and in his coaching. Most people in the surfskiing world have been influenced by the Big O, some directly and some indirectly. A big […]

A brief history of, and Beginner’s Guide to Prone Paddleboarding

14 Jun 2018

A brief history of, and Beginner’s Guide to Prone Paddleboarding

Although little known in Europe, paddleboarding aka “prone paddleboarding” aka “prone” is gaining in popularity and experiencing an increase in interest amongst the SUP community. This is in contrast to Australia, California, New Zealand, South Africa or Tahiti where it has a massive following. TotalSUP talks to Fanatic France SUP Surfer and top French prone […]

50 races, 24 nations: Take a look at The Paddle League‚Äôs complete schedule for ‚ÄúSeason 2018‚ÄĚ

5 Apr 2018

50 races, 24 nations: Take a look at The Paddle League‚Äôs complete schedule for ‚ÄúSeason 2018‚ÄĚ

After announcing the 9 major stops of The Paddle League World Tour in January, which includes big international events such as the forthcoming Air France Paddle Festival in Tahiti, the Carolina Cup and Gorge Paddle Challenge.¬†The Paddle League has released a schedule of the confirmed regionals, bringing together 41 regional events across 24 nations, with […]

2017 ISA SUP and Paddleboard Championship: Presenting Team South Africa

3 Aug 2017

2017 ISA SUP and Paddleboard Championship: Presenting Team South Africa

Team South Africa   Team Members Dylan Frick – 07/14/1995- SUP Surf, Long Distance, Technical Race¬† Gary Van Rooyen- 03/08/1958- SUP Surf Tamsyn Foster- 10/15/1982- SUP Surf Khara Doyle- 11/28/1997- SUP Surf Kimon Dos Santos- 09/15/1997- Long Distance¬† Christopher Couve- 07/13/1987- Sprint, Long Distance “I’m really privileged to once again be representing my country and […]

Dylan Frick’s Mother Anna-Marie – Meet the Original SUPer Mom

23 Jun 2017

Dylan Frick’s Mother Anna-Marie – Meet the Original SUPer Mom

Dylan Frick is a 21-year-old South African¬†Starboard SUP racer. Having taken up Stand-Up Paddle a few years ago, Dylan began competing abroad when he was 16. Leaving home so young to travel the world is not easy for someone so young, but for other family members it can even more tough. Dylan‚Äôs mother, Anna-Marie Frick, […]