Posts in SUP Soft Goods
SUP Review: Inno INA446 SUP/Board/Kayak Locker

On the look out for a quick, easy and secure way of transporting your precious SUP cargo? Getting your board or boards on and off your vehicle can be a time consuming process. Factoring in weather conditions that can add some spice to the occasion like pouring rain, excessive wind or better yet pouring rain and windy you just don't want to waste time strapping your board down. Once it is strapped down you have to bear in mind not doing it too tight so you don't damage the board, the security aspect of the straps (non locking straps) and finally that the straps are going to hold the precious cargo in place and not fly off on the way.

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SUP Review: Suunto Ambit 3 Peak & Sport

As I pointed out in the review of the Polar V800 and M400 which you can read here and here,  I am always looking for something that will improve my paddling experience. I was lucky enough to receive not only a Suunto Ambit3 Sport but also the premium Ambit3 Peak from Amer Sports Australia to have a play around with. Once I finished with both of the watches I sent them back, so don’t think I am getting around like some sort of watch peddler just for doing a review, enjoy.

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SUP Review: VMG Blades Mako Time Trial Fin

It feels heavier or lighter. It feels quicker or slower. They are the comments that you hear all the time not matter if you are talking about shoes, cricket bats, golf clubs or SUP boards, fins or paddles. Feel has a lot to do with our suggestions and our purchases. For those that know me they will no doubt agree that I am the furtherest away from being a technical type of person. Lift, drag, foils all confuse the bejesus out of me. For me I want to know, does it feel fast/slow, does it feel heavy/light.

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Review: VIRUS | Action Sport Performance Apparel

I have been a big user of compression gear in the past. Cricket, Basketball, Netball, lifting, running or whatever training I was doing, I would wear some form of compression gear. Tops, bottoms or sleeves it didn't matter, I found that it helped my performance and it played a major role in my recovery. Now that I am paddling more than anything else (apart from strength training) nothing really has changed. Now there are a lot of companies providing compression garments and when a new one hits the market you often wonder what the deal is.

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The SUP'ing Caveman's Hydration Pack Hit-out

This month we are looking at four popular hydration packs. We have reviewed two Camelbak offerings, the redesigned for 2014 Molokai and Tahoe LR, the Vestpac Wilson Pac and the Dakine Sweeper. The Molokai and Wilson Pac are your traditional over the shoulder hydration pack design while the Tahoe LR and Sweeper are waist packs. 

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