SUP UK News

All the key news and stoke from the colourful world of UK stand up paddle boarding.

Scandinavian SUP adventures

Words and photos: Lucinda Norris As a technicolour sunset descended over Svinesundsbroen Bridge, the sky above me looked aflame with orange and red sunbeams. The light danced [...]

A natter with… Anni Ridsdill Smith

By Samantha Rutt of Barefoot SUP and FitnessPhotos: Geoff Mather, Jade Rogers Photography, SUPjunkie and Peter TranterInterview taken from the October 2020 SUP Mag UK [...]

Quick release belts for SUP leashes

Words by Louise RoylePhotos: by Louise Royle, Lisa Boore, David Mattingley, Davide Sartoni and Tony Bain Why would you want to use a leash with a SUP? – Because it could [...]

Me old mate Harry

Words: Andy Hill-ParkerPics: Howard Shepherd and Carl Draper For us paddle boarders, the stretch of coast in south Dorset otherwise known as ‘The Jurassic Coast’, offers [...]

Discover the tidal Thames River

Words and photos: Wanda Bodnar and Paul Hyman Active360 has been operating on the tidal Thames since 2011. We provide private and group lessons and specialised training on [...]

An interview with… India Pearson

A chat with the travel presenter, SUPYoga teacher and 2020/21 British Canoeing #ShePaddles ambassador from August 2020 Interview: SUPMPics: India PearsonInstagram: [...]

An interview with… Connor Baxter

Re-living the pre-lockdown chat we had with Connor on the APP tour in London. Interview: SUP Mag UKPics: Starboard International, Anae Anderson and John Carter (APP) Connor [...]