Organisers of the Carolina Cup have postponed the iconic event until early November due to health concerns and restrictions caused by the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The 10th annual edition of the fa
There's been a lot of talk about foil racing lately. Most of that has centred around "downwind foil racing" but we've been seeing more and more surf race-style events popping up. This latest one in Florida swept across Instagram yes
As the global social and sporting shutdown caused by the COVID-19 coronavirus continues, we're beginning to see more and more SUP races affected. Europe is increasingly under lockdown, while virtually all countries are enacting draconian restrictions on travel and public gatherings that have made most stand up paddle events impossible to run. Here are the latest updates as of Monday 17 March. This story is quickly evolving so check back for regular updates...
What motivates someone to paddle 715km down a long, cold and very lonely river in the Canadian wilderness? And what happens to the body and mind when they do? Follow eight stand up paddlers as they attempt the longest annual paddle race in the world, the Yukon River Quest… Enjoying the […]
Majors postponed: Tahiti’s Air France Paddle Festival and Brazil’s Aloha Spirit Festival on hold due to coronavirus
In brief: The spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to affect the world of stand up paddling, with the beginning of the international season all but on hold after several events were forced to cancel or postpone. The
Here’s how the coronavirus is impacting the world of SUP (UPDATE: races postponed in Europe, Asia, USA, Tahiti and Brazil; Carolina at risk)
Rolling coverage of the impact the coronavirus is having on stand up paddle events, athletes and industry.
View this post on Instagram 12 Towers FOIL MUSTER! 🤠🦅 Last weekend saw Australia's largest foil gathering to date, with 18 fanatics flying 17km along the Gold Coast's open ocean at *average* speeds of up to 24km/h. Fun times 🤘 Here's a few shots from the finish ft. @james__casey, @dontfollowmejacko and Guy from @surffx. Well […]