Rou Chater explains the concept behind Tonic, and while it has a broad appeal across a range of water sports, it is really all about having fun in the water! Check it out here!

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Issue 6

Mon 9th Nov, 2020

We’re back and relaunching Tonic Mag from the embers of SUP Tonic! This issue we focus on the rise of the wing and how it has grown so quickly in such a short time. We also paddle down a massive river, and chat to Olivia Jenkins and Mark Shinn. Willow River Tonkin goes shredding at Manawa in Mauritius without the tourists and we have loads more inside including tests, technique and you can win a GoPro 9! Be sure to check it out and share it with your friends!

Issue 5

Tue 3rd Oct, 2017

As summer draws to a close in the Northern Hemisphere we have plenty of amazing articles, photographs and videos to keep you entertained! This issue we check out the stunning waves on offer in Siargao in the Philippines, legendary waterman Grant Twiggy Baker drops by for a chat and we check out some stunning paddle locations in Berlin, Copenhagen and the Arctic! Check it out!

Issue 4

Thu 22nd Jun, 2017

It's our summer edition, and we have a stunning travel guide on paddleboarding in Rio, plus we give you ten reasons why you should get into SUP racing this summer! Bryn James has enlisted the help of some seriously talented River SUP experts for his technique section and Chantal and Ben are on hand with the SUP Yoga Technique too. We interview Patrice Chanzy, and there is a lot more inside too!

Issue 3

Thu 9th Mar, 2017

Inside you’ll find Stephane Iralour taking on some monster swells in the Canary Islands as he discovers The Enchanted One. We talk to SUP racing legend Casper Steinfath about how the cold waters of Denmark have shaped his career while Raf Filippi takes on the wild waters of the French Alps. Kari Schibevaag paddles with orcas in Norway and there’s lots more inside too!

Issue 2

Tue 1st Nov, 2016

Issue 2 is packed with amazing stories, images and videos from around the globe. The best SUP Action is right here inside, so dive in and enjoy! We take a look at the ultimate SUP challenge in our Eleven Ancient Cities article, the French JP Australia team head to Wales to discover the amazingly varied SUP action the country hosts and we go paddling in Venice! There is loads more inside so be sure to check it out!

Issue 1

Fri 29th Jul, 2016

We'll be taking a refreshing look at the world of SUP every two months from now until well into the future for FREE. Yep SUP Tonic will never cost you a penny! Each issue will feature various aspects of this amazing sport that we all love. We’d like to ask you to share this far and wide with your friends, the more people who read it the bigger and better it will become! Enjoy!