Lets face it, we are all paying a premium to the major wetsuit brands so that a few lucky pro surfers can enjoy endless trips to places we can only dream of and each time we paddle out in wetsuits emblazoned in logos we are providing free advertising for the brand.
My mum happened to be visiting when I first used the StereoActive and her exact words were “I don’t know much about these kind of things, but even I can hear how good that sounds”
2017 is certainly looking like it will be an important and progressive year in the world of inflatable paddleboards with Red Paddle Co continuing to stretch the boundaries.
As well as getting the chance to try the 2017 Starboard range on the manmade wave, you can also improve your technique at a SUP skills workshop, participate in Q&A sessions with the experts, watch demonstrations and grab some freebies in the Goody Giveaways.
The Red Dragon is a 22′ SUP designed for four paddlers and the release of this mighty paddleboard coincides with the announcement of the Red Dragon World Series, a dedicated team world championship.
Imagine heading out with a stereo system attached to your SUP, kayak, canoe or boat that can offer crystal clear and extremely punchy sound, whilst also guarding your phone, car keys and wallet.
Kelly is also promising après surf, jam sessions around a bonfire and on his Instagram page has even said the winner can put in a request for which surfers they would like to share the session with and he will try to organise it.
In return for her efforts, Cal is challenging the public not to but a single plastic water bottle for the whole of the summer and instead encouraging people to use a sustainable refillable alternative.
The SUP Crossing will see Chris paddle over 4500 miles in 120 days across the Atlantic, the equivalent of paddling a marathon a day for a third of a year.
Ari’s board riding skills are sublime and he is soon shown riding his finless surfboard better than most can ride a quad and sliding, slipping and spinning the board with extreme skill