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The famous Playak News Flash informs tens of thousands of paddlers around the world about the most popular paddling news each day. Playak editors hand-pick the best headlines 24/7, and those that are viewed most by our readers are sent out in the News Flash. Each Friday, we send out the Weekly Digest (instead of the daily News Flash), containing the top headlines of the past 7 days, as well as the most popular videos and forum topics, plus a list of upcoming events.

Big Picture Approach to Technique Part 3 – Using Big Muscles and Body Weight

Larry Cain (58 min. ago) - You’ll recall that when I introduced the concept of a big picture approach to looking at technique rather than focusing on isolated details of body positions and joint angles, I mentioned using big muscles preferentially over smaller muscles and using body weight whenever possible as two separate elements of this approach.  read more...

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Dave Kalama's Paddle Stroke And Placement Tips

SUP Connect (59 min. ago) - Having a proper paddle stroke is something that takes time and practice to master. Many times when paddling, paddlers make a splash when in the catch phase of the paddle stroke, which shouldn't be happening. Here, Dave Kalama takes us through a mini clinic on paddle placement in the catch phase of the stroke and gives tips on how to properly execute this phase of the paddle stroke.  read more...

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Meet Heather Brewer From Oriental, Nc

Distressed Mullet (59 min. ago) - Where do you SUP the most? Mostly at sunrise in the Neuse River and Pamlico Sound near Oriental, NC. What board do you ride? SIC X 12’ 6” What paddle do you use? Kialoa Have you changed boards/paddles since you started?  read more...

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Product Review: New 2016 Red Paddle Co Sport 12’6″ Inflatable SUP Board

AirKayaks (2 hrs. ago) - We have avidly been awaiting the arrival of the 2016 Red Paddle Co product line. Recently, the truck rolled in and we had our first opportunity to take a look at the new Red Air inflatable SUPS, consisting of 17 models. New for this year are three boards – the 8’10” Whip, the Explorer Plus 13’2″, and the Sport 12’6″.  read more...

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2015 National SUP Surf Championships Watergate Bay Report

British SUP Association (4 hrs. ago) - The Extreme Academy, Watergate Bay, Cornwall once again played host to this years BSUPA National Sup Surf Championships. Now in its seventh year these championships still remains the UK’s premiere Sup Surf only competition.  read more...

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11 hrs. agoKokatat Blog Why we keep returning to paddle in Wales
12 hrs. agoAtlantic Paddle Surfing Happy Thanksgiving Some Surf Too
14 hrs. agoSUP International GB Worlds 2016 Team Announced
16 hrs. agoNC Paddle Surfer Turkey Day Fun
19 hrs. agoPaddle Making Abbe Museum Coming Home Gallery Guide
20 hrs. agoJackson Kayak New Zealand’s Tekapo Throwdown ’15
20 hrs. agoJackson Kayak First Wintergreen Falls
20 hrs. agoJackson Kayak A recap of Fall N Tide X
22 hrs. agoSUPracer ‘Aussie Downwind Week’ Set to Light Up Western Australia King of The Cut’ The Headline Act
Nov 28SUPboarder Sam Ross Paddling Technique Series
Nov 28iSUPworld Naish Mana Air Inflatable SUP Review
Nov 28SUP Connect Top 5 Reasons To Be Thankful For Paddle Boarding
Nov 27SUP Connect Surftech Announces The Addition Of Ryan Mahoney To Sales Team
Nov 27Standup Journal New Video from newest Naish Team shredder Bernd Roediger
Nov 27SeaKayakPhoto.com Slow Paddling Mode At The End of Our Solway Trip.
Nov 27loveyourbigmuddy expedition The Spirit of Adventure 2016
Nov 27Tsunami Rangers Kayak Elba – Your Next Destination?
Nov 27Fatyak Which Fatyak is for me?
Nov 27International Rafting Federation Meet the 2015 Danish Open Men’s crew
Nov 27Jackson Kayak New Zealand’s Tekapo Throwdown ’15
Nov 27Log of Ibi The Coyle House
Nov 27Jackson Kayak Date Mix Up No Problem
Nov 27PaddlingLight Northstar Phoenix Mini-Review
Nov 27unsponsored The Middle Of The Mountains
Nov 27International Rafting Federation French Open Men’s Rafting Team coming to WRC R6 2015
Nov 27Rod Swan Choosing a PFD
Nov 27SUPboarder Reviewed – 2016 Starboard Hyper Nut 6’10” / Surf SUP
Nov 27SUPboarder Video: It’s never too cold for SUP
Nov 27Bote Redfish Rendezvous
Nov 26Kayak Session Soul Waterman Acquires Seven 2 Paddles
Nov 26SeaKayakPhoto.com A Rocky Epilogue in Corbies Cove.
Nov 26Level 6 Paddling for Sar
Nov 26Jackson Kayak Finally Something with a Sting in Its Tail
Nov 26Bending Branches Paddling to Winter
Nov 26Jackson Kayak Get Thine Self a Boykin
Nov 26Kokatat Blog The Movember Classic
Nov 26Paddle Making c1900 Folk Decorated Canoe Paddle
Nov 26Rob Casey Rescue Using One Paddle Board to Push Another to Shore
Nov 26iSUPworld Naish Glide Air Inflatable SUP Review
Nov 26Standup Journal The Werner Rip Stick: More Power From a Smaller Blade
Nov 26Canoe Kayak Eddie Bauer Hooded Jacket Review
Nov 26Canoe Kayak Brooks-Range Mojave Review

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