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Kari Schibevaag heads out to the Lofoten Islands, which are becoming increasingly popular with water sports enthusiasts. Stunning scenery and crystal clear waters await you!

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SUP Technique

Bryn James is going to be working with us on our SUP technique section over the coming issues. He's a highly respected waterman who has a wealth of knowledge to share with you in the world of SUP. Our aim with the SUP technique part of the magazine is to make you a better rider and to give you the know-how you need to progress. We'll be covering both beginner, intermediate and expert skills in each issue.

SUP Technique - An introduction to River SUP
SUP Technique - An introduction to River SUP
An introduction to River SUP

Having covered the “mainstream” (no pun’s intended) flat water, surf and downwind paddling disciplines we feel it is certainly appropriate to ramp up the ante somewhat and introduce SUP river paddling. Consider it the “downhill” mountain biking version of stand up paddling as opposed to cross-country riding - with all the relative obstacles, challenges and body protection being duly warranted.…

SUP Technique - Eka Pada Rajakapotasana - Mermaid Pose - Advanced
SUP Technique - Eka Pada Rajakapotasana - Mermaid Pose - Advanced
Eka Pada Rajakapotasana - Mermaid Pose - Advanced

Unleash your inner mermaid with this beautiful mermaid pose. This more advanced pose, is for Yogis who like a challenge. From pigeon pose, bend the back knee and cradle the toes into the crease of the elbow. Making sure you are positioned in the middle of the board with the bottom foot pushing down firmly and ground the hip onto the…

SUP Technique - Ustrasana - Camel Pose - Advanced
SUP Technique - Ustrasana - Camel Pose - Advanced
Ustrasana - Camel Pose - Advanced

This pose belongs in the category of back extensions, which focuses on bringing the spine into an extension/arch. There are a few modifications to make this pose accessible to all levels. Firstly kneel on the board ensuring your knees are hip distance apart on either side of the handle/middle as this is the widest and most stable part of the…

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SUP Reviews - dryrobe Advance Long Sleeve 2020
SUP Reviews - dryrobe Advance Long Sleeve 2020
dryrobe Advance Long Sleeve

Dry Robe have almost become so synonymous with the beach poncho; it's a little like when Hoover became the word for a Vacuum Cleaner. They have a range of options available, all of them wind and waterproof. As water sports enthusiasts, we use ponchos for getting changed in car parks, especially in winter and the Dry Robe does that job…

SUP Reviews - R2B App Safety Alert App 2017
SUP Reviews - R2B App Safety Alert App 2017
R2B App Safety Alert App

This looks like such a great piece of software. I'm sure many of you paddle, run, surf or cycle on your own, only to be told by wiser, more sensible folk (usually parents or partners) that you really should text or call when you're back safely, or worse, never do it alone! The designer Stephen O'Connor runs a SUP school…

SUP Reviews - RRD Razzle Paddle R 90 2017
SUP Reviews - RRD Razzle Paddle R 90 2017
RRD Razzle Paddle R 90

Paddle technology has come a long way in recent years, and the difference between a high-end paddle like the Razzle from RRD and an entry level one has never been starker. This is the very top end of the range from RRD, and the paddle is packed with technology and clever tweaks aimed at making paddling easier, more efficient and…