Tag Archives: The Paddler

Paddle to Protect

Here’s my article featuring the guys from Conservation Kayak and their efforts to raise environmental awareness in the Caribbean by paddling the circumference of Grenada. Check it out in the latest issue of The Paddler – out now. Advertisements

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Stick it to ’em – SickStick SUP paddles review

SickStick are a recent brand addition to the burgeoning UK stand up paddle boarding scene. It’s encouraging to note that home grown SUP companies are steadily springing up, adding to an industry that’s thriving – even in the face of … Continue reading

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SUP paddles review – SickStick

You can check out the imminent review of UK SUP company SickStick and their Joystick, Chopstick and Firestick SUP paddles in the next issue of The Paddler. In the meantime here’s the vid that will accompany the write up – … Continue reading

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Jimmy Lewis Stun Gun 8.7ft SUP review

Jimmy Lewis is a legend in the board shaping world and his stand up paddle boards are held in high regard right across the globe. The distinctive minimalist livery and shark logo are instantly recognisable. I tried out a Jimmy … Continue reading

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New UK stand up paddle boarding mag

I’ve been involved with stand up paddle boarding from the very early days of its renaissance in the UK. Whilst not the first in the country I was one of the few in my home town out sweeping regularly during … Continue reading

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SUP fins

Fins for your stand up paddle board are an often overlooked but vitally important part of your set up – particularly if you’re looking for ultimate performance in waves. One of my latest features for The Paddler magazine focuses on … Continue reading

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Cornish SUP

At the end of summer, the missus and I loaded up the wagon and headed southwest to the land of pasties (Cornwall), cream teas and Rattler (cider). A spot of saltwater SUP action was needed and the forecast was looking good … Continue reading

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