Chris is a Digital Marketing Specialist based out of Ballito, South Africa and also an avid Stand-Up Paddle racer. When he's not working or competing he teaches SUP lessons near home at Emmarentia Dam and educates communities about sustainability & environmental awareness. Also known for making an epic cup of coffee!

The Benefits Of Bio-resin

Starboard has ditched the usual chemical resin in favour of a bio-based alternative with 35% of its molecular structure originating from plants. The benefits of bio-resin include: reduced carbon footprint reduced toxicity in manufacturing reduced reliance on fossil fuels responsibly sourced from renewable bio-materials This plant-based, low/zero VOC epoxy resin still maintains Starboard’s superior performance…

Buy a Board, Plant a Tree

For every Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) sold, Starboard is planting 1 mangrove in the Thor Heyerdahl Climate Park in Myanmar absorbing one ton of CO2 over 20 years. Live a deep blue life with Starboard. Visit our environmental website blue.star-board.com to learn more about Starboard’s Sustainability Programs.