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Is it a porpoise, or is it a dolphin?

When we take family and friends out on the gulf waters of Southwest Florida we often see dolphins. Some ask however, is it a dolphin or a porpoise and is there really a difference? Lets take look at this question to not only identify, but also to give you some really cool information about these amazing mammals that call the …

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Birds You Might See Paddleboarding

Being out on your paddleboard allows you to see all kinds wildlife in their natural habitat. Besides seeing fish, manatees, dolphins, and alligators, you will also see all kinds of birds when you are out on the water. Florida’s sub-tropical climate is a birder’s dream. While you are navigating your SUP through mangroves, creeks and the backcountry, here are some …

2018 Resolutions

2018 Paddleboard Resolutions To a Great Year

It’s time to give those New Year’s resolutions a makeover. Instead of torturing yourself with a resolution you wont stick to, why not try something fun and achievable this year? Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) can provide epic adventures, and help you create unforgettable memories. There are many ways to keep your resolutions while you learn new skills and get in …

Paddleboard Yoga

Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga Poses

 Even Beginners Can Do! Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) yoga can seem a bit intimidating if you’ve never tried it – especially for those who sometimes find it hard to balance on solid ground. If you start with some basic poses, and take it slow, you will soon find yourself having fun! Getting Started Follow these easy guidelines to help you …

Which Board

Which Board Is Right For You?

Stand up paddle boarding (SUP) has continued to grow in popularity, and there are more activities than ever for you to choose from. Whether you want to relax out on the water, or get a great work out, you will need to find the board that is right for you. How do you know which board is the right one? …

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What’s SUP Pup?

Stand Up Paddleboarding. Everyone’s doing it, even the dogs. Your dog wants to do just about everything with you; they love to go for hikes, ride shotgun in your car, spend the day on a boat…so why not paddleboarding? Most dogs love the water, and paddleboarding is a perfect activity for almost all sizes and breeds. Here in Florida, it’s an experience …

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What Happens To Animals During A Hurricane?

2017 is turning out to be a very active hurricane season in the tropics. We see the destruction as well as interruption these storms can cause for people. Damage to schools, homes and businesses that can take months if not years to rebuild. One thing is for sure, Florida will be back in shape and ready for business this season …

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Wetsuits – Should I wear One?

If you have watched people surfing, it seems many of them are wearing wetsuits. What exactly is a wetsuit and when should I wear one? Well a wetsuit is a generic term for an piece of athletic clothing designed to be worn in the water. They can be made out of numerous different types of materials depending on the intended …

Sunsets are Amazing in Florida

Why are Sunsets in Florida Amazing?

I know the saying is, “stop and smell the roses”, but what stops us in our tracks faster than an amazing sunset? The vibrant colors, the changing before your eyes kaleidoscope of colors, a masterpiece painting. When visitors come to Florida they often comment about the amazing sunsets. Then again there isn’t another state where you could watch the sun …

Paddle Board Games

Paddle Board Games

If you are anything like me, as a kid it seemed my brothers and I turned just about any activity into a game. Sure we played traditional games like baseball and basketball. One summer I bought a pogo stick at the local goodwill and next thing I know, we were having competitions to see who could jump the highest and …