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Dealing with race day nerves… by Marcus Hansen

There are lots of things to think about and consider when you turn up for a race: What do I eat and when, what board is best, what paddle is best, which fin should I use. Should I warm up before the race and what should I do in my warm up. How do I [...]

By |2018-03-13T03:47:07+00:00March 13th, 2018|Community, NZ SUP Event, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hoe Toa – where to start

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 [...]

By |2018-02-25T22:46:01+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Community, NZ SUP Event, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Are you too old for paddleboarding?

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 [...]

By |2018-02-19T02:52:28+00:00February 19th, 2018|Community, NZ SUP Event, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hoe Toa Registrations Open!

HOE TOA NZ PADDLE CHAMPIONSHIPS OREWA BEACH 22-24 MARCH 2018 Join hundreds of local NZ and International paddlers on New Zealand’s Hibiscus Coast for a fun weekend of paddling workshops, beach races in and out of the surf, inshore flatwater racing and downwind distance paddling at the NZSUP National Festival of Paddleboarding, proudly brought to you [...]

By |2018-02-05T05:00:06+00:00February 4th, 2018|NZ SUP Event|0 Comments

Save the Date! NZ SUP Championships 2018

Thursday 22nd March - Sun 24th March 2018 Orewa Beach New Zealand's premier Stand Up and Prone Paddleboard event - featuring long distance courses, knockout beach races, flatwater, novice and kids events and a two day SUPposium with keynote speakers and paddling workshops. An exciting long weekend to bring together paddling families from all over [...]

By |2017-12-03T17:46:17+00:00December 3rd, 2017|NZ SUP Event, NZ SUp Team, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manukau Downwinder Fundraiser

Join Mike Pirrit and the French Bay Paddlers for a downwinder with a difference this 26/27 August - just in time for the team going to ISA Worlds 2017 in Denmark. Not only will all the money raised from registrations go to the team, you’ll also get to paddle one of the best downwind runs [...]

By |2017-08-10T02:10:24+00:00August 10th, 2017|NZ Club Event, NZ SUP Event, NZ SUp Team, Uncategorized|0 Comments