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River SUP on the Similkameen – Keremeos, BC

Short SUP Stories from South Western BC.  Back in 2010, we took a flash trip to Keremeos to check out the Similkameen River in late August and discovered a pretty sweet SUP spot.  After failed attempts to find the town’s quasi Taxi driver, we met up with ‘Wild’ Baker Bill who helped us shuttle the car to our drop point at the Chopaka bridge, 13.5 miles South of the town.  The parched hillsides, fast moving current, and wildlife made us feel like we were back in the Wild West

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BC River SUP – Return of the Chucks

May showers bring spring flowers…. and high water on BC’s network of rivers and creeks.  Back in the pioneering days of SUP in BC (May 2010),  five Stand Up Paddleboarders, along with Carl Jacks our River Guide and Whitwater icon, geared up to take on the Skookumchuck rapids near Mabel Lake.  Will 2015 now be the break-out year for River SUP in BC?  Read more: BC River SUP – Return of the Chucks

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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