I’d like to paddle in Hoe Toa… but I’m not sure what to enter! Event Organiser Victoria Stuart takes you through her pick of the action, complete with some insider tips to help calm those first-race nerves. I’ve been paddling for 9 years now, but I can clearly the moment I became a paddle boarder [...]
Stand Up Paddling is often touted as a great way to "stay young" - both mentally and physically. Not only is it a bit easier on the knees than traditional surfing, it also has a whole host of other benefits that can help you stay mobile and healthy right into your nineties and beyond. A [...]
The Orewa Paddleboard Club will be running a paddle on Waitangi Day the 6th February on the Weiti River, Whangaparaoa Peninsula. Come and explore a secret gem on your own back door step. We will meet at the Weiti Boat Club 1 Fairhaven Walk Arkles Bay at 11.30am for being on the water by 12.00. [...]
Make some new SUP Friends at this free mid-morning paddle... Paddle and Piknic Join us every Monday morning for a social paddle at Castor Bay, then refuel and chat at the local cafe. All levels of paddler are welcome, and all ages. Come and explore the beautiful East Coast Bays, Milford Marina and [...]
You’ve bought a SUP, been paddling a few times… so now what? PaddleFit Coach and NZSUP Committee member Helen Blair explores some ways to make paddling even more fun. It wasn’t that long ago I was new to the water and stand up paddling (SUP). Like many people, I'd had a play on a board [...]
Sundays rule at Orewa Beach with the SUPSHED SPRING SERIES proudly presented by Starboard, a six-event SUP and Prone Paddleboard series to crank up your paddle fitness for summer.