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16-Aug-2017 12:43 AM

Better Teams with City SUP

Get into the spirit with our safe, supervised on-water events and adventures this Christmas.
Tailored PaddleFit stand up paddling (SUP) events designed for fun on the water and being active outdoors... while working together and building team connection.

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24-Feb-2017 06:42 PM


Varied, exciting and proven courses, a great race director and awesome televised media coverage. A smattering of great athletes- Trevor Tunnington, Noa Hopper, Ollie Houghton, Marcus Hansen, & some old salty dogs- JP Tobin, Armie Armstrong, Gavin Houghton and Jeremy Stephenson. Not to mention not just one, but TWO World Champion women. It's lining up to be one hell of an event at Orewa 2017, whether you're participating in any of the 10 events from the 1km SIC Flatwater to the Magrette 15-18km Long Distance, or cheering from the beach. Are you coming?

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11-Jan-2017 11:12 AM

CITY SUP Learn to Paddle Westhaven

Want to have some fun learning to stand up paddle this January? City SUP offers the perfect opportunity to stand up paddle just minutes from the CBD.

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03-Nov-2016 10:46 PM

FREE SUP Clinic Okahu Bay Sun 6 Nov

Starboard Teamriders JP Tobin and Ollie Houghton team up to share race skills and tips while our SUPKids coaches get the groms charging and Paddle For Hope teams line up for an intro to SUP racing... join us at Okahu Bay from 11-2pm for an action packed day of SUP as we count down to City Surf!

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03-Nov-2016 10:51 PM

PaddleOn SUP Cancer Rehabilitation

PaddleOn SUP Cancer Rehabilitation. Regain strength and fitness - Improve balance - Boost confidence. Sign up now to stand up paddle this summer!

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03-Nov-2016 10:48 PM

Glide and Flow

Glide and Flow with summer sunshine fresh air and vitamin sea! Stand Up Paddle group lessons (suitable for beginner to intermediate paddlers) then yoga...

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03-Nov-2016 10:50 PM

Pod: Be True

An exclusive one-day womens' SUP and yoga retreat with a special focus on beauty, nutrition and giving you the tools and motivation to "be true to yourself".

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13-Sep-2016 01:41 PM

NXT1V1 Performance Training

Professional Coach JP Tobin presents NXT1V1 Performance (+) - stand up paddle race training that will take your performance to the next level.

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08-Aug-2016 12:08 PM


You know the drill. Old season. Ex-demo. Used and Trade-In boards. Heavily discounted or make an offer. Our first 2017 new-season container is arriving this week, chocka with some of the fastest, lightest and strongest boards and paddles in the world, so we're making space in the warehouse!

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28-Oct-2015 08:03 PM

Hasulyo Brothers make the DREAM TEAM

Daniel and Bruno Hasulyo have officially become Starboard SUP Dream Team Riders.

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28-Sep-2015 09:58 AM

Akarana Junior SUP Academy

Starboard SUPSNZ is excited to be helping launch a new Junior SUP Academy at the Royal Akarana Yacht Club. Aimed at kids 12 years and up, the 8-week program will teach kids everything they need to start and progress in SUP racing, including important water safety knowledge, equipment handling, paddle skills, technique drills, race strategy and SUP fitness.

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10-Sep-2015 01:59 PM

Kiwis Podium at SUP 11-City Tour

The gruelling 220km SUP 11-City Tour has come to an end with 2 podium finishes for the Kiwis. Jo Aleh - gold medalist sailor - placed 2nd overall and Bruno Hasulyo placed 3rd with his older brother, Daniel Hasulyo, following close behind in 4th.

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11-May-2015 01:17 PM

Steelman calls to heroes

Heroes of all shapes and sizes can come and test their skills, stamina and team spirit at the 2nd Annual Steelman Challenge on Takapuna Beach 24 May 2015.

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07-Jan-2015 08:03 AM


Whangamata puts it on for NZ's elite and visiting Hawaiian Connor Baxter at the inaugural Otahu Cup, a 10km Distance plus Technical Surf race, with Ollie Houghton placing 3rd in the Surf Race behind Armie Armstrong and Connor.

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07-Jan-2015 07:53 AM

Billabong National Surfing Championships

Surf Nationals at the prestigious South Piha! Come and watch NZ's top Stand Up Paddlers battling it out for the SUP SURF title and King of the Waves trophy on 17 January.

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07-Jan-2015 07:31 AM

King and Queen of Mauao

Entries close for the King and Queen of Mauao two-day SUP Festival at Mount Maunganui on Wednesday 7th January. Join Starboard International riders Connor Baxter, Zane Schweitzer and Sean Poynter as they battle it out on the technical and open ocean courses...

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17-Oct-2014 10:29 AM

Get a Free State Beach Series Season Pass!

Free Beach Series Season Pass worth up to $249 when you buy this special limited edition Astro package for only $1199 or ANY new Starboard SUP from SUPSNZ before Christmas...

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17-Oct-2014 10:20 AM

Ollie and Jack ace the BOP & donate extra funds raised to Paddle For Hope

NZ teamriders Ollie Houghton and Jack Evans did NZ proud, along with their Dad's, at the 2014 BOP California.

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01-Oct-2014 03:18 PM

Surfer Matt Scorringe Stands Up For Cancer Rehab!

High Performance Surf Coach Matt Scorringe knows a little about recovering from cancer after being diagnosed with Leukaemia in 2010. Over the course of the next two years Matt underwent extensive chemotherapy treatment, studied and learned as much as he could about natural health, nutrition and wellbeing and went on to win his fight with cancer.

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19-Sep-2014 12:07 PM

Paddlefit comes to New Zealand!

PaddleFit Founder and Coach Brody Welte is heading to New Zealand and will be running an Instructor Training Certification Course here from 10-13 November! PaddleFit combines outdoor fitness with stand up paddle training and techniques. Their goal is to provide you with a system that helps you achieve your fitness goals, improve your technique and guide you on your path to a healthy lifestyle.

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19-Sep-2014 11:32 AM

Ultimate SUP Showdown

Annabel Anderson features in the one-hour professional SUP athletes special on CBS...

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19-Sep-2014 10:24 AM

French Bay Challenge 2014

Help Get Ollie and Jack to BOP! The French Bay Challenge this weekend is a fundraiser for our top junior teamriders to go to California and compete in the esteemed Battle of the Paddle.

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19-Sep-2014 09:50 AM

Akarana Winter Series 2014 FINAL RACE

Akarana Winter Series, Race 9 on Tuesday 23 September is the final race of the 2014 Winter Season. A challenging and fun 4.5km course on the Waitemata harbour, with currents, chop, ferry wake, tide and wind makes for good racing. BBQ and prizegiving at RAYC afterwards...

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19-Sep-2014 09:20 AM

Starboard Paddle For Hope 2014 - course revealed!

The Starboard Paddle For Hope 2014 moves from the Viaduct to a new location in the newly redeveloped St Mary's Bay, Westhaven. With have-a-go, yogaboarding, get your hula-on, exciting sprint racing and the big teams relay race, the day promises to be a fun pink festival of SUP to kick off the 2014/15 Summer of SUP!

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19-Sep-2014 07:39 AM

Fastest Paddler on Earth Sprint Races

Exciting 200m sprint race knockout heats to finals coming at the Starboard Paddle For Hope. Limited space - register now to avoid disappointment!

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14-Aug-2014 08:40 PM

SUP for Surf Lifesaving

The new Starboard Ocean Rescue Board is here! Ideally suited for all types of lifesaving activities, the Starboard Ocean Rescue Board is ready to order for Summer '14/'15.

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26-May-2014 06:27 PM

Steelman Raises $13k!

The Steelman Teams Paddlefit event at Takapuna on Sunday was a raging success, with over 100 competitors (37 teams) raising more than $13k for Pinc and Steel Cancer Rehabilitation. That's enough to help subsidise the physical recovery of 50 people with cancer currently on a waiting list for the Pinc and Steel physical rehabilitation programs!

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23-May-2014 09:36 AM

Steelman Challenge

The Inaugural Steelman Challenge is ON this Sunday morning at Takapuna Beach... a fun stand up paddle and obstacle race for teams, to raise money for the Pinc and Steel Cancer Rehabilitation Trust.

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21-Apr-2014 09:43 AM

Steelman Challenge 2014

Help someone up! The Steelman Challenge is fun stand up paddle and fitness challenge for teams, to raise money for cancer rehabilitation.

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03-Dec-2013 12:46 AM

Paddle For Hope 2013 raises $70k for cancer rehab

Thank you to all the heroes who fundraised and donated their time and money to the Starboard Paddle For Hope this year. A record turnout of 78 relay teams dressed up in pink and battled it out on the Viaduct on 2 November, raising $70k so far for The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation.

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08-Sep-2013 12:20 PM

Blue September Race

The final race of the Akarana Winter Series is coming up on Tuesday 17 September 2013. Come and join in the fun, try out the novice course or open race, wear something blue and help raise awareness for Prostate Cancer. End of season prizegiving BBQ at Royal Akarana Yacht Club from 6pm.

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08-Sep-2013 12:08 PM

French Bay Challenge 2013

Ooh la la, the annual French Bay Paddlers event has a unique hook this year! "Amaner une fille" or "bring a girl" means it's time to introduce a female friend, sister or Mum to paddling and bring her along for a fun friendly afternoon in idyllic French Bay. Coffee and pastries, SUP demos and an intro to racing. Boards available for first-timers.

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08-Sep-2013 12:07 PM

Paddle For Hope 2013

Join the Paddle For Hope SUP Festival in Auckland Viaduct, Sat 2 Nov, to help women recovering from breast cancer. With live music, entertainment, yoga, stand up paddle racing and a charity auction, this iconic pink event will be fun for the whole family, and everyone who takes part is in to win a dream holiday in Hawaii!

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08-Sep-2013 08:13 AM

Annabel dominates Round 7 of the Stand Up World Series

It was a proud week for NZ in San Fran. Team NZ had won the Louis Vuitton Cup, our two Youth America's Cup teams won their division, and stand up paddler Annabel Anderson led the entire SUP fleet all the way upwind to the Golden Gate Bridge, not only winning the Women's but finishing in 5th place in the Men's.

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02-Aug-2013 10:27 PM

2013 Starboard Paddle For Hope

Come walk on water with Karin and be one of hundreds of paddlers painting the sea pink on Saturday, 2nd November 2013, to help women and men recover from breast cancer.

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08-Apr-2013 05:55 PM

King of the Harbour 2013

World Number Ones Travis Grant and Annabel Anderson crowned King of the Harbour champions in Auckland

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05-Apr-2013 09:34 PM

Aussie giants duel for King's crown...

World Champion Travis Grant, Aussie Champion Beau Nixon, along with NZ SUP Champs winner Jake Jensen will take to the sparkling waters of the Waitemata against our own JP Tobin, Armie Armstrong and Jeremy Stephenson for the esteemed finale of the 2013 Summer Season: King of the Harbour

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03-Apr-2013 11:45 AM

National Downwind Race Video

The sun was shining and a nice NE breeze blowing for the 73 competitors lining up for the 15km downwind race from Army Bay to Orewa Beach... check out Georgia Schofields incredible video skills from Day One of the 2013 NZ NATIONAL SUP FESTIVAL

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01-Mar-2013 11:20 AM

Aussie Jensen takes double gold

Australian Jake Jensen managed to hold off close contenders Georges Cronsteadt (Tahiti) and Armie Armstrong (NZ) in the National knockout slalom finals at Orewa on Sunday

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01-Mar-2013 11:21 AM


Get ready for the beach! The 3rd annual NZ National SUP Festival at Orewa Beach promises to be an action-packed day for anyone into Stand Up Paddle boarding. Exciting world class knockout-heat racing for all levels from novice to elite, huge SUP expo from all NZ's top SUP providers with FREE SUP demo sessions and FREE SUP workshops all day long, then a crazy mixed teams relay on inflatable race boards at 3pm.

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02-Aug-2013 07:22 PM

Paddling For Hope 2012

Every year one in seven women in NZ will be diagnosed with breast cancer, but if they discover it early enough, most of these women will survive. This October, breast cancer survivor Karin Horen teamed up again with SUPSNZ to hold the annual Starboard Paddle for Hope, a fun festival of stand up paddling to help improve the lives of those who have had breast cancer. The event raised $55,000 this year for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation’s post-surgery rehabilitation programme.

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02-Aug-2013 07:22 PM

Paddle For Hope 2012

Thanks to the amazing generosity and spirit of the NZ SUP Community, the Starboard Paddle For Hope SUP teams relay race, SUP Clinic and SUP Yoga event was able to raise $55,000 this year towards breast cancer rehabilitation programmes.

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23-Nov-2012 02:05 PM


Take your sense of balance to a whole new level with yoga on water. Using your paddleboard as a floating yoga mat, move through a series of postures to help strengthen, stretch and stabilise, whilst enjoying the fresh air and ocean all around.

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19-Nov-2012 10:37 PM

Takapuna comes alive!

The State Beach Series 2013 is off to a flying start with hundreds of stand up paddlers lining up weekly alongside swimmers, ski paddlers and beach runners on the North Shore's iconic Takapuna Beach.

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19-Nov-2012 10:15 PM

City Surf Series Rocks the Bays

An outstanding turnout of 91 stand up paddlers rocked up for the first of the weekly Jetts City Surf Series events at Mission Bay last week.

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19-Nov-2012 09:59 PM

Hyundai Tour Returns in 2013

The 2013 Hyundai Tour has been confirmed with another five-event whistle stop tour around the country this summer. The Tour will crown the best longboard and stand up paddleboard surfers in New Zealand as well as bring the enjoyment of a beach day out for everyone involved at each of the five locations

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19-Nov-2012 10:44 PM


Want to represent New Zealand at the ISA World Champs in Peru at the end of Feb? Register your interest with Surfing NZ before 19 November 2012.

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18-Oct-2012 07:45 PM

Belz crowned World Champion 2012

New Zealand's Annabel Anderson confirmed her breakthrough season on the international stand up paddling circuit taking the double at the Stand Up World Series Finals at Turtle Bay Resort on the North Shore of Oahu in Hawaii this past weekend.

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06-Aug-2012 01:48 PM

Come rain or shine

2012 Winter Racing is off to a strong start, with some fierce competition for the top ranking between James Turner and Troy McAsey in the 12'6 Mens, and Russell Benshaw and Jason Bird in the 14'0 Class.

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18-Oct-2012 07:42 PM

Winter Series 2012

How are your feet holding up against those frosty mornings? Time to buy some decent neoprene booties and stop making excuses? Motivate yourself to stay on the water with Winter SUP racing, kicking off at Red Beach this Sunday, and get yourself kitted out with our toastie winter gear specials...

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23-Apr-2012 10:54 AM

Hyundai Tour 2012

Self-titled “SUP Ninja” Shayne Baxter has played bridesmaid to Hyundai Tour champion Kereopa for three years, but proved himself in fighting form this year, claiming the most prestigious event on the Hyundai Tour, the 50th Annual NZ National Surfing Championships at Piha...

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11-Apr-2012 08:48 PM

Pauanui Shoe Island Challenge

The forecast is for clear skies and light winds heading in to next weekend's stunning 10km race around the towering sea-cliffs of Shoe Island from Pauanui beach...

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21-Jun-2012 08:50 PM

New Champions for 2012

Marcus Hansen, 19, and Annabel Anderson, 30, on epic form in the NZ SUP Slalom Festival race on April 1st. Last year's titleholder Jeremy Stephenson took a fall at the critical bottom mark, leaving the way clear for Marcus, Armie Armstrong and Annabel Anderson to take the lead positions... and come away with overall trophies in the Open Mens and Open Womens race.

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02-Apr-2012 06:27 PM

Annabel steals King's crown

Not many girls can claim an elite crown in any sport when they’re racing the boys, but yesterday Champion Stand Up Paddler Annabel Anderson took out the King of the Harbour Race with ease in the 12’6 Open Class.

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30-Mar-2012 10:58 AM

King of the Harbour Race Brief

All paddlers must check in with compulsory leash, flare and PFD at Hobson West Marina, Downtown Auckland, at 9am for 10.20am ferry departure. Safety Briefing is outlined here.

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30-Mar-2012 10:54 AM


Easterlies forecast for the weekend mean Saturday's King of the Harbour Race will be Course A, from Waiheke to Auckland, finishing off the end of the Hilton from 2pm. Race guidelines for both Saturday and Sunday are outlined below.

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08-Sep-2013 12:04 PM

SUP Festival

Stand Up Paddle Festival at Takapuna Beach this Sunday... exciting slalom races, kids activities, beginners lessons, demos and huge SUP Expo with all the latest gear from around the country on display...

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08-Sep-2013 12:05 PM

Paddlers Stand Up for King of the Harbour

Kicking off with a gruelling 25km downwind challenge, then knockout SUP slalom racing on Sunday, this hardcore endurance event will see New Zealand’s elite paddlers battling it out on the Waitemata next weekend for the coveted double King of the Harbour and NZ SUP Champion crown.

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08-Sep-2013 12:04 PM

That First Glide

Hawaiian Extreme Watersports Pioneer Mike Waltze is in Auckland next week for the New Zealand premier of his new Stand Up Paddle film, That First Glide, to screen with a special feature wrapping up the 2012 Hyundai Tour by Greenroom Productions.

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28-Mar-2012 11:50 AM

CamSur World Paddle Challenge

Stand Up World Series event in the Philippines scheduled for 19-22 April

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01-Mar-2012 08:11 AM

2012 Hyundai Tour Finale

Huge surf and 30-knot onshores in store for a stormy Port Waikato Final this Saturday. Starboard rider Shayne Baxter is holding down the number one spot against defending champion Daniel Kereopa. This will be a true battle of the paddle! Surf Race conditions super-gnarly... with Armie Armstrong and Jeremy Stephenson in a two-horse race for the the King of the Waves 2012 title.

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28-Feb-2012 03:02 PM

Ocean Safety Workshop

Starboard in association with Seawise and Takapuna Boating Club brings you the absolute essential Open Ocean Workshop, with local Marine Safety experts and experienced offshore watermen Jeremy Stephenson and Campbell Farrell. If you're paddling more than 200m offshore, this is a must-attend course.

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28-Feb-2012 11:49 AM

New SUP Club Membership Offer

The hottest beachfront location in town has opened it's doors to Stand Up Paddlers with a special membership offer - 18 months for the price of 12. Get in quick - this offer expires end March 2012!

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13-Feb-2012 06:38 PM

Barrier Mission - Tick!

Troy Huston and Bevan Gooch successfully completed the first 45km SUP crossing to Great Barrier Island on Sunday...

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19-Mar-2012 05:23 PM

Baxter claims 2012 National Title

Starboard rider Shayne Baxter claimed the NZ SUP Champion trophy at the 50th Annual NZ Surfing Champs in Piha, January 2012...

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29-Dec-2011 05:40 PM

Stand Up World Series 2012 Update

New Zealand has postponed the provisional Stand Up World Series Event until 2013, when it will become one of the most exciting events on the calendar

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04-Nov-2011 06:07 PM

Namotu World Paddle Challenge Fiji 2011

Starboard NZ are heading to Fiji next week to get amongst it at the first of the Stand Up World Series events, the Namotu World Paddle Challenge. We've hooked you up an awesome package deal at Tavarua or Namotu Islands, so please, come and join the party!

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23-Sep-2011 09:58 AM

A Sea of Pink

Stand Up Paddler and breast cancer survivor Karin Horen has come up with a great way to support the vital work of The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation. It’s called the Paddle For Hope - a fun, family orientated Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) relay race in the Viaduct. With your help, Karin aims to raise over $60K to fight Breast Cancer Foundation. Read Karin's story...

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12-Aug-2011 11:14 AM

Sneak Preview of upcoming SUP Events

The 2011-2012 Summer of SUP is nearly upon us, so to make your training schedule planning easier we're letting you in on the dates and locations of all the events to put on your calendar!

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09-Aug-2011 06:51 PM

Namotu Challenge 2011

The Waterman League has announced the Namotu World Paddle Challenge Fiji, presented by Air Pacific. This groundbreaking event will take place from the 13th - 18th November in Fiji and consist of 3 major races:
* 14th November: The Race to Namotu (19 mile downwinder that will leave the intercontinental at Natadola Beach, pass the infamous Cloudbreak and Tavarua Island, to finish at the beautiful island of Namotu)
* 16th November: The Surf Slalom (Dynamic and technical surf slalom through the surf at Namotu)
* 18th November: The Fun race and Relays (Fun races and relays for all the family regardless of age, sex or gender)

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04-Nov-2011 06:04 PM

Molokai 2011

5th in the World! Congratulations Jeremy Stephenson, who finished the treacherous Ka'iwi Channel crossing in just 4h 51m to place 2nd in his division. Annabel Anderson finished strongly in just 5h 34m to place 3rd in the Unlimited Womens, while Armie Armstrong came through 1st in the 14'0 Stock Class in just 5h 28m. Way to go Kiwis, top 5 in the world, you rock!

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08-Aug-2011 02:54 PM

6th Annual Naish Paddle Championships Maui

Proving we got what it takes, New Zealander Jeremy Stephenson placed 5th in the Unlimited Division, Troy McAsey 4th in the 12'6'' and Annabel Anderson 2nd overall in the 6th Annual Naish Paddleboard Champs Maui 2011. Go Team NZ!

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26-Jul-2011 01:53 PM

Winter Series 2011

The 2011 Winter Series continues this Thursday at Kohimarama. After perfect weather conditions for Race 1 and 2, Troy Huston leads the Open Mens. Exciting racing to watch and participate in... schedule a meeting and get away from work early for the 4.45pm race start!

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27-Apr-2011 11:03 PM

Shayne Baxter

The newest addition to the Starboard NZ Dream Team, Shayne Baxter, has come on board with SUPSNZ in Auckland, and is now available for one-on-one and group training sessions. Contact Shayne on 021 106 0501.

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14-Apr-2011 04:37 PM

Auckland Champions crowned

The first Auckland Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Champions were crowned last month in New Zealand’s inaugural dedicated SUP race event, the 2011 Hyundai Auckland City Series, with nearly 100 Competitors in the three-race series battling wind, tide and boat wakes around a 10km course on the sparkling Waitemata.

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14-Apr-2011 04:40 PM

Aotearoa Aito 2011

This year we're joining forces with the team from the Aotearoa Aito to bring you even more Pacific style fun in the sun on Kohimarama Beach, 16 April 2011, in Day One (Distance Race) of the Hyundai NZ SUP Championships

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18-Mar-2011 12:32 PM

Group Training Sessions

Develop your SUP skills and get ready for Nationals under the guidance of top International paddler Annabel Anderson... she's only here until 20 April, so get in quick!

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08-Mar-2011 04:28 PM

Starboard Summer Series Event 2

Sun, sand and sea were all sparkling for the 55 competitors in last weekend's second Hyundai Auckland City Series Event, with Jeremy Stephenson taking out the lead in the Open Mens 10km race, and Annabel Anderson the Open Womens.

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08-Mar-2011 04:00 PM

Molokai2Oahu 2011

Time to put in some serious downwind training... the 15th Annual Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Champs are scheduled for July 31st 2011 in Hawaii, with entries opening online March 15th.

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17-Feb-2011 03:14 PM

Starboard Summer Series

The first event in the Hyundai Auckland City Series went off to a flying start in 20 knot nor-easterlies at Takapuna on Saturday 12 February, with an exciting five-lap course won by Jeremy Stephenson (12'6'' class), Troy Huston (Unlimited class) and Mike Ward (Surfboard Class).

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03-Feb-2011 11:23 AM

Stand Up Paddle Fitness Craze hits NZ

Get more out of your training with Stand Up Paddle FItness at Les Mills Victoria Street.

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31-Jan-2011 09:00 AM

Warriors Battle Waves

The Vodafone Warriors jumped on board a new cross-training fitness session with Annabel Anderson and Starboard NZ Dream Team riders at Takapuna.

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23-Jan-2011 04:24 PM

Win a Whopper

Win a Whopper when you test drive a Hyundai!

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27-Jan-2011 02:55 PM

King of the Waves

Daniel Kereopa has claimed the crown in the inaugural Starboard SUP Surf Race at Piha's Hyundai Pro Longboard Tour this weekend...

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25-Jan-2011 02:50 PM

Starboard Summer Series Open

Online Entries are open for the Starboard Summer Series

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23-Dec-2010 09:10 AM

Gold in Paris!

Kiwi Annabel Anderson battles snow and icicles on her paddle to win a 10km SUP Race across Paris on Saturday...

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17-Feb-2011 03:22 PM

Hyundai Pro Longboard Tour

The Hyundai Pro Longboard Tour with Starboard Stand Up Paddle Surf Contest continues this weekend at Mount Maunganui February 19-20, 2011. Come and watch the action, or get out on the water with NZ's best...

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26-Nov-2010 03:40 PM

Rangitoto Clean Up

Rangitoto Clean Up DEC 6

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10-Jan-2011 03:41 PM

SUP Race Clinics

Want to get more out of your paddling? Come along to our free training workshops for some hot race tips and techniques from some of our top water men and women. Starts Monday 6 December, Takapuna Beach 5-7pm

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26-Nov-2010 11:39 AM

Thursday RAYC Paddle

Royal Akarana Yacht Club two-weekly social SUP and Ski Paddle Race - Thursday evenings, 3.5 and 10km courses, bar/bbq open... briefing at 5.45pm. Next race: 9 Dec 2010

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26-Nov-2010 03:34 PM

Siiick waves Cam!

Campbell Farrell goes west to find gold in Western Australia with old mates Pro-Windsurfer Jason Polakow and Starboard Designer Scott McKercher...

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28-Sep-2010 10:40 PM

Annabel in winning form

Starboard NZ's Annabel Anderson has been paddling up a storm in the UK this season in the lead up to key European events in Germany and Holland, including the Invitational Pro Jever SUP World Cup Race in Hamburg.

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15-Oct-2010 03:32 PM

Boofee Gets Frank

Its no Hawaii but Here she is, the continuation of 'Livin it & Lovin it' articles, Starboard at the forefront of Sexy Times all the Time! Troy Huston (Boofee) goes to Queenstown in his latest epic column for Get Frank magazine.

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08-Jun-2010 02:48 PM

Battle of the Paddle

Battle of the Paddle Hawaii 12 & 13 June - Jeremy Stephenson and Mark Houghton join Campbell Farrell in Hawaii this weekend to represent Starboard NZ on the new Starboard 12'6 Surf Race in the Elite, Downwind and Surf Relay events...

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01-Jun-2010 11:56 AM

Sunday Fundays

Last Sunday was such perfect weather we threw in an extra "funday" with a 19km paddle on the Waitemata... we'll keep you updated on the next event.

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03-Aug-2010 10:21 AM

Molokai to Oahu 2010

Starboard NZ team in Top Five! Molokai to Oahu Paddleboard Race, Sunday July 25, 2010. The 14th consecutive year of this challenging 32 mile crossing of the Ka'iwi Channel ("channel of bones") in Hawaii.

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21-Apr-2010 08:17 PM

Whaingaroa Hoe 17th April

Jeremy Stephenson was back in winning form on Saturday 17th April, with newcomer Lucinda Maunsell winning the womens.

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14-Apr-2010 01:01 AM

Charity Race wraps up Takapuna Beach Series

The popular Takapuna Beach Series drew to a close Tuesday 23 March with a fancy dress race to raise funds for Canteen, and was followed by the last supper - SUPSNZ's very own prizegiving with egg-on-your-face awards for those priceless moments of the summer of 2009/2010.

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22-Apr-2010 10:15 AM

Aotearoa Aito 10 April 2010

Starboard's Victoria Stuart won the Women's SUP division in the 2010 Aotearoa Aito at Kohimarama Beach on Saturday, 10 April, finishing the 6km Starboard Sponsored SUP race in 1 hr 55 sec.

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24-Nov-2010 09:37 AM

Hyundai Pro Longboard Tour Finals 26/27 May

The closing round of the Hyundai Pro Longboard Tour took place Friday 26th / Saturday 27th May at Port Waikato's Sunset Beach, with Starboard's Jeremy Stephenson and Sean Hovell dropping in under favourites Shayne Baxter and Lynden Kennings

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PaddleOn SUP Cancer Rehabilitation

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NXT1V1 Performance Training

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