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Rescue Using One Paddle Board to Push Another to Shore

Rob Casey (1 hour ago) - When I train my students and instructor candidates on rescues we cover a lot of options, as no rescue is the same. Conditions vary, as well as gear and those involved or the situation which led to the rescue. It's best to have as many tools in your toolbox to be ready for any situation.  read more...

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Naish Glide Air Inflatable SUP Review

iSUPworld (1 hour ago) - While in Maui this year I was fortunate enough to meet up with the guys at the Naish Maui Pro Center and try out a few of their boards. The Glide Air was top of my list of of the Naish inflatable stand-up paddle boards that I wanted to try so I was really excited to have the opportunity to test it out.  read more...

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The Werner Rip Stick: More Power From a Smaller Blade

Standup Journal (1 hour ago) - One design won’t get it done when it comes to excelling in the variety of conditions we are faced with. It’s as natural as the salt scented air we breathe to need a quiver of boards. As SUP surfers we need to start thinking, not just about our boards, but our paddle. Why would a paddle designed for race, or versatile use be expected to perform at a high level in the surf? Werner Paddles has invested in the wave rider.  read more...

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Eddie Bauer Hooded Jacket Review

Canoe Kayak (3 hrs. ago) - Eddie Bauer’s Downlight StormDown Hooded Jacket has 800 fill power and weighs 17oz for a tidy $249. It has two zippered external pockets which are fleece lined and it can pack into either of those pockets. Sorry music lovers, there’s no chest pocket.  read more...

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Brooks-Range Mojave Review

Canoe Kayak (4 hrs. ago) - When the weather is cold I always reached for the 800 fill power Brooks-Range Mountaineering Mojave Down Jacket.  read more...

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