Thee Beach Party

When the call comes in from Ron Jon Surf Shop inviting us to the ultimate beach bash, how fast can we say, "see you...

No Slips On The Banana River Peel

When O'Neill partners with Ron Jon who convinces Paddling Paradise to coordinate a SUP race in Cocoa Beach, FL, the O'Neill Cocoa Beach Challenge...

One Man + One SUP + 24 Hours = World Record

Last weekend, after a mere twelve mile jaunt, we were stoked to hang out with Robert Norman.  The current world record holder for the...

Old School Nu Skool

it's not everyday one sees a sanctioned twelve mile race for 17 foot aluminum touring canoes in Florida.  Lucky for us, we caught an...

So You Wanna Be A SUP Instructor

Excellent.  Taking courses from a certified SUP Instructor or becoming one yourself has a lot of advantages.  Just so happened that T.J. Turner, Education...

Time To Register? Not

History repeats, this time in Florida.  An advisory group was again tasked with studying the efficacy of requiring registration of non-motorized watercraft.  At minimum,...

Santa So Shreds

Christmas Eve, Cocoa Beach, FL, 772 Santa bejangled surfers hit chest to shoulder high waves for the 8th and biggest Surfing Santa event in...

JOOGS Charge Massive Air On The Gulf Coast – What?

When life gives you small waves, bring out a trampoline.  The JOOG squad, a west coast Florida team of hombres, with two stand up...

Paddle XTB Off To A Roaring Start

How does a fun, non-race, first time paddle event, without sponsors, gnarly winds, and last minute venue changes, garner over a hundred eager participants?...

Sharks Teeth, Calm Waters, And Kids – Oh My

What do you get when the entire community bands together to host a paddle race?  Notably, The Englewood Beach Paddle Fest.  When businesses, Chamber...