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Canadian SUP Events – What’s in store for 2016?

2016 will be an exciting year with several new events being added to the calendar and the BC SUP CUP Series will now take place at established events. The sport is so diverse, all types of races are being added to the calendar – And we expect River and SUP Surf events to help re-stoke those who have already dipped into the flatwater racing scene. Read more: Canadian SUP Events – What’s in store for 2016?

2015 Rogue SUP – Graphic delights refined

Rogue returns to the forefront of SUP Design with their brand new 2015 quiver. Building on the success of their popular All-Water line, a new Blue and Pink series is now available alongside their classics line. Their performance boards (racing and touring) feature a quiver of updated shapes, new graphics and tons of useful features.  New for 2015, Rogue is now offering select models in their new R9 construction to provide the market with more affordable boards.

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Getting Started: The Basics of Stand Up Paddle

Thinking about getting into the standup this year?  The Okanagan has developed into one of Canada’s top destinations for the sport so you’ll be in good company.  By now you will have visited a plethora of websites, each with a different way of presenting the sport and its benefits. As the sport develops, the boards have become more specialized so this can serve as a starting point to help you decide which board (or type of paddling) is right for you.  If you’re thinking about purchasing a board and had some questions, keep reading to find out more about the sport and how to choose the right equipment. Read more: Getting Started: The Basics of Stand Up Paddle