Welcome to the Supconnect Weekly Recap, our countdown of the Top 5 biggest news, reviews, interviews and features surrounding the world of Stand Up Paddleboarding. If you’ve got anything newsworthy, weird or worth reading about, don’t be shy to share the scoop with us via e-mail.
5. World’s Toughest SUP Race Slated To Impress And Challenge Athletes
Heat Score – 67
Red Bull Heavy Water, a highlight on the pro standup paddleboard circuit, is headed back to San Francisco after weather condition requirements were not met in 2018. The city by the Bay will host the event as part of the 2019 APP World Tour circuit, with an event window from October 15th – November 7th. Read more HERE.
4. A Beginner’s Guide To SUP Yoga
Heat Score – 75
Not only is Seychelle a top stand up paddle racer, she also is an expert stand up paddle yogi. When not training for a race or world record attempt you will likely find Seychelle channeling her inner chi and practicing and even teaching SUP yoga. Not long ago, Seychelle partnered up with the folks at West Marine to come out with a beginner’s guide to stand up paddle yoga. Here are a few of her tips.
3. Paddle Boarding Tam Giang Lagoon, Vietnam
Heat Score – 80
Hue city is renowned for being one of Vietnam’s imperial cities with a unique landscape with the west being mountainous and the east so blue with the ocean. One of the more picturesque sights is Pha Tam Giang (Tam Giang Lagoon). Read more HERE.
2. The Benefit Of Stand Up Paddle Boarding For Kids
Heat Score – 86
Sadly, in today’s rushed society, you can’t go anywhere and not see a cell phone or tablet in a child’s hand…and it’s not just kids; adults are guilty of this as well. Truth of the matter is—most kids would rather stay indoors and interact on social media than go outside. Enter stand up paddle boarding (SUP) and we may have a solution! Read more HERE.
1. APP Title Race Heats Up at Osaka SUP Open
Heat Score – 91
The APP World Tour title race heats up after stop number three at the Osaka SUP Open. Michael Booth and Seychelle Webster lead the rankings for race. Read the event recap HERE.
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