High above the water

Stand up paddleboarding is about the journey: at any point you may choose a more challenging path and start racing or just carry on, gliding, discovering, embracing nature, finding peace and yourself. The most unexpected part of this experience is people. Meeting like-minded souls along the way, high on the same stoke. We [...]

High above the water2018-12-09T23:15:02+00:00

Stow and go: Paddle Logger founder talks UX and challenges of building a successful start-up around a mobile app

We caught up with David Walker, the founder of Paddle Logger, a mobile app enhancing your experience on the water by providing a simple and easy tracking solution. What is your brand story and vision? At Paddle Logger we are all about enhancing people’s experience on the water. With the services we provide we [...]

Stow and go: Paddle Logger founder talks UX and challenges of building a successful start-up around a mobile app2018-12-06T14:22:19+00:00

Nordic, playful, fierce: Per Vallbo talks Yster SUP paddle boards

We caught up with Per Vallbo, the founder of Yster SUP, a Swedish SUP brand designing premium coastal paddle boards. What is your brand story and vision? In 2014 we started designing our own boards since we realized that most paddle boards on the market were not designed for Northern waters. We realized that [...]

Nordic, playful, fierce: Per Vallbo talks Yster SUP paddle boards2018-12-06T14:23:43+00:00

My Summer of Yster SUP

By Anna Nadolna, SUPer Whale Founder When does a paddle board become your best companion? When it opens up new riding opportunities and takes you safe through the smoothest and the roughest waters, turning you into an explorer, an adventurer, a nomad, a free spirit, a happy human. I have named a couple [...]

My Summer of Yster SUP2020-04-18T15:03:18+00:00

Winter outside, but SUPers sunny on the inside!

SE/ISA Flat Water SUP course, 3-4 April 2018, Bournemouth, England Surf Steps' Surfing England and ISA (International Surfing Association) presenter Andy Joyce held 2018's first ISA Flat Water SUP course in England, at Surf Steps Surf and SUP academy of excellence in Bournemouth, Dorset. The courses enable students, once qualified, to coach Flat [...]

Winter outside, but SUPers sunny on the inside!2018-04-06T10:33:13+00:00

Tadziu the Dude takes the UK SUP scene

By Anna Nadolna, SUPer Whale Founder You know that line from the indie movie ‘Igby goes down’: ‘She’s a dancer who doesn’t dance and her friend is a painter who doesn’t paint”? Yeah, Tadziu is just like that. He’s a SUP pup who hates water and supposedly “the nicest” rescue dog at the centre, [...]

Tadziu the Dude takes the UK SUP scene2020-04-18T15:06:52+00:00