The 2015 Carolina Cup is a week-long celebration in Wrightsville Beach, NC. This WPA National event features over a dozen clinics and 5 races—one for every age and level. On Saturday, there is a 3.5-mile Harbor Island Recreational race, 6.5-mile Money Island Open Race and the dreaded 13-mile Graveyard Elite Race. On Sunday there is a fun […]
Coming to your area soon: Fitness Onboard® gears up to bring you the Fitness Onboard® Certification (FOC©), a comprehensive course that bridges the gap between the fundamentals of fitness and stand up paddleboarding. Whether a novice or an experienced instructor, the FOC© gives you the tools to take your SUP fitness classes to the next […]
As the 2015 season draws near, we’d like you folks in Region 6 to be aware of the potential races that will count for points. Here is the preliminary list of races. Races can also be found on PaddleGuru.com, where participants register; as well as the DistressedMullet.com Event Calendar. Check back as the season ramps […]
The World Paddle Association will be conducting a level I certified instructors class on Friday, April 25, 2014 in Wrightsville Beach, NC. Master Class I instructor Byron Kurt will be conducting the course for those seeking certified instruction with stand up paddling that will include, technique, water safety, board/paddle fitting, and water dynamics. With the tremendous growth […]
<em><strong>Listed below is tentative Region 6 poin</strong></em><em><strong>ts race dates and locations</strong></em> 4/27/13 <strong><a title=”CAROLINA CUP SUP RACE” href=”http://carolinacup-sup.com/” target=”_blank”>Carolina Cup</a></strong> ( National Points Race) Wrightsville Beach NC 6/1/13 <a href=”http://obxpaddlepalooza.com/”><strong>OBX Paddle Palooza</strong> </a>Hatteras NC 7/13/13 <a tit...
Islander Inn, Ocean Isle Beach, NC The World Paddle Association will be conducting a stand up paddling Instructor Certification Course at the Islander Inn and Surf Unlimited Surf Shop in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina on April 21, 2012. Ocean Isle Beach, NC is conveniently located in between Myrtle Beach, SC and Wilmington, NC approximately […]
Q: When did you first start paddling and on what type of board before you started SUP? A: Started SUP surfing in Wrightsville Beach, NC during the summer of ’08 on a Gary Wilson EPS Quad SUP surfboard. As a newbie, I had an extremely frustrating & challenging experience in the surf the first time…the […]
The 2011 WPA U.S. Race Series will be made up of seven regions in the United States with 6 races in each region that will be ranked and counted toward the regional championship in each division and used as qualifying process for a season ending WPA Championship TBA. WPA U.S. Regions The following regions will […]