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THE MERMAID SOCIETY // 2017 AUSTRALIAN SUP CHAMPIONSHIPS They might be commonplace in the lineup in 2017 with a number of professional SUP surfers and racers propelling their sport beyond comprehension but SUP or Standup Paddle Boarding hit the surf/ocean sports

Women Make A Stand And Raise Their Voices For Equality At Professional Sporting Level Photo by Red Bull Content Pool 2016 Red Bull Heavy Water event. The question is simple "What do we want for our sisters and daughters?" Current world #1 Annabel

The Highs & Lows Of Creating History At The ISA World Games It has been a historic week of competition in Denmark for Team Australia as they continued their dominance taking home gold in the ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship.

6 x World Paddle Board Molokai Champion, 8 x ISA Gold Medalist and Australian Champion Ironwoman Jordan Mercer has won a gold medal at the International Surfing Association's World SUP & Paddle Board Championships in Denmark. Mercer was about to board her

Shakira Westdorp wins 1st Event of Queensland SUP Festival (TOP - Shakira Westdorp photo by Surfing Queensland)   19th July 2015 - Elite Surfing State Champions have been crowned at the first leg of the 2015 Queensland Immerse SUP & Paddle Festival on

(TOP Lola Schremmer goes to the nose Photo by Patty Schremmer) The 2015 Surfing America USA Championships for the SUP and Longboards were held over the weekend at Seaside California. In 2 foot waves the girls who have done well in

The first French Cup all girls event took place this Sunday at Santosha to Capbreton (in Landes). 80 girls entered 4 divisions including surf, longboard, bodyboard and stand up paddle. The event was a great showcase to the local community of the talent and

11th May 2015 (Top image Shakira Westdorp by Nick Woolacott / Surfing WA) In an exciting third and final day of competition Shakira Westdorp (Tugun, QLD) was crowned the inaugural champions of the Stand Up Surf Shop Rottnest Classic presented by SunSmart. Clean and

World Champion SUP athlete Candice Appleby, together with Anthony Vela held the 3rd annual Performance Paddling Pro Junior and Youth SUP Fiesta at Bolsa Chica State Beach, Huntington Beach, California last weekend. A great event and initiative to support the grass

This week's Clip of the Week comes from Paddle Barbados. To the Island of the endless Summer and exploring new surf crafts. In this clip Sarah is riding the Starboard 7'1 Pro Brushed Carbon and the Starboard 7'4 Pro Brushed Carbon. Chill out and enjoy

(Top Photo Shakira Westdorp photo: Toyota Australian SUP Titles) It's been a massive couple of weeks in the SUP world with so many National Titles taking place as the year draws to an end. This weekend was Australia's turn with Snapper Rocks on

We've been hearing so much SUP news coming out of the US as the Winter draws in and loads of records and goodness from the women's divisions. None more exciting that this little mermaid Isabella Gomez, or Izzi to her

With Dr. Rachael Marshall  During a routine dawn SUP last week in Dampier (North Western Coast of Australia), I encountered a Great Hammerhead Shark (Sphyrna mokarran). Easily identified by its very large, tall sickle-shaped dorsal fin, and likely measuring about 2

With Dr. Rachael Marshall How to Sup with your Pup an interview with Author Maria Christina Schultz, Virginia USA Stand Up Paddle boarding, known to most as “SUPing”, has its routes firmly grounded in the shores of Hawaii, much like its surfing sibling.