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ICF 2022 SUP – The day before the storm

ICF 2022 SUP – The day before the storm

Boards are inflated, fins are tightened, numbers have been stuck on and athletes are registered. The South African team is ready to take on the ICF 2022 SUP World Championships. In our bright Saffa colours, loud and proud voices and passionate hearts - here's to...

ICF 2022 SUP – Bags packed, we’re good to go!

ICF 2022 SUP – Bags packed, we’re good to go!

Our athletes have been granted the most incredible gear from such generous sponsors. We'd love to share a bit of what they have packed to take along on their journey.Upon arrival, they will be getting to grips with their paddling environment, testing out the Baltic...

TEAM SA paddling in the ICF World SUP Champs

TEAM SA paddling in the ICF World SUP Champs

The SA SUP TEAM pack their paddling gear today as their countdown for the ICF World SUP Championships begins!   They are heading off to the city of Gdynia in Poland for this event, which will take place between the 7th and the 11th of September, 2022. Here they...

Zinkwazi race day in KwaZulu-Natal

Zinkwazi race day in KwaZulu-Natal

Text by Murray James After two years of absence due to covid restrictions, the annual Zinkwazi Classic SUP race returned for 2022, on Sunday 3rd July. One of the few SUP-only races on the calendar, it was well attended by the growing group of Durban-based paddlers...

Pure Prone Paddling

Pure Prone Paddling

The Prescient Freedom Paddle is a  magnificent race in a category of its own. Designed initially for surfskis and water craft, the last year or two have seen the inclusion of slower paddlers, like prone and stand up paddle boards, but don't think that ever stopped the...

Celebrating the Freedom to Paddle

Celebrating the Freedom to Paddle

Freedom is a status we take for granted in so many instances.Today's blissful paddle was a drop in the ocean of what freedom means in our nation. Freedom Day, 27th of April, is a uniquely South African public holiday and reminder of many who went before us, dedicating...