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SUP surfing

Riding a few waves on the Hayling Island sand bar at West Beachlands – testing Loco’s 9.5ft surf SUP.

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SUP wars – SUP vs pole dancing

In part three of the SUP wars series I write for Loco stand up paddle boarding SUP faces off against pole dancing? Don’t ask…Head over to Loco to check it out. SUP vs pole dancing? – pic courtesy polelove.co.uk  

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SUP wars part two: SUP vs windsurfing

In part two of my regular tongue in cheek SUP wars feature I was asked to write it exclusively for Boards windsurfing magazine on behalf of Loco SUP. So here it is – SUP vs windsurfing, now live on Boards. … Continue reading

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SUP vs wingsuiting

Loco stand up paddle boarding recently got in touch wanting a series of articles a little different to normal. The brand required something appealing to SUPers but also attractive to ‘other’ extreme sports aficionados – tricky! I think I’ve cracked … Continue reading

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Stand up paddle surfing – top 5 ‘off the lip’ moves

If you’re already up and riding and thinking of where to take your stand up paddle surfing next then check out my latest Loco article – top 5 ‘off the lip’ stand up paddle surfing moves. Knocking one off the … Continue reading

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Whitewater stand up paddle boarding

Could the river prove to be the ultimate challenge for stand up paddlers? My latest article for Loco stand up paddle boarding explores the concept of whitewater SUP and paddling in moving rivers. Time to go ‘huck’ some… pic courtesy Stand Up Journal  

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Loco 8.11ft and 8.4ft comparison review

I was recently asked by Loco SUP to write a comparison review of their 8.11ft and 8.4ft surf SUP shapes. These two sticks are the brand’s ‘go to’ models for advanced riders who want to rip and shred. The two … Continue reading

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Travel tips for stand up paddle boarders

Travelling with stand up paddle boards can be a hassle due to the sheer over-sized nature of the kit needed. Airlines these days don’t make the situation any easier. And yet, we as paddlers still want to head off into the big … Continue reading

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