Fiona Wylde


“Never Give Up”



– 3rd Place 2019 ICF World Distance Race
– 2019 Euro Tour Champion
– 2019 APP World Tour Sunset Beach Pro Champion
– 2018 PPG Distance Champion
– 2016 SUP Race World Champion
– 4x Gorge Paddle Challenge Champion


Fiona has proven herself as one of the most decorated athletes in the sport of stand up paddling. She is unique in the fact that she competes in both sup racing as well as sup surfing and does so at the highest level. From Hood River Oregon, Fiona travels the world competing on the APP World Tour representing Starboard. In 2016 she won her first SUP Racing World Title and has placed in the top three ever since. At the start of the 2019 season, she won the APP World Tour Sunset Beach Pro, which puts her in the best position to start her SUP Surfing World Title campaign. Amongst all of that, Fiona also has Type 1 Diabetes. She was diagnosed at 18 and has not let it hold her back. She advocates for healthy lifestyles and promotes awareness about Type 1 Diabetes through social media and outreach events. Fiona truly believes that if you have a dream, you can achieve it!

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Nationality: American
Favourite discipline: SUP Racing
Favourite SUP Locations: Hood River, Oregon! Baja, Mexico, Maui, Germany, US & BV Islands
Lives in: Hood River, OR, USA.
Hobbies: Playing with my puppy, Sharky! Adventuring into the mountains and summer BBQ’s with friends.
Other Sponsors: Black Project SUP

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ICF Double Gold Medal for Fiona Wylde at ICF SUP World Champs Feature

Double Gold Medal for Fiona Wylde at ICF SUP World Champs

Starboard Dream Team riders Fiona Wylde has been having an absolute blinder throughout the 2021 SUP racing season, showing she was in great shape leading up to the 2021 ICF SUP World Championships hosted in Hungary this year – and she has delivered. The Oregon based water women put on stellar performances in both the…

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Starboard Wins 2021 SUP Connect Awards

SUP Connect has announced the winners! Starboard has won a ton of awards, including the coveted SUP Connect 2021 Brand of the Year – making Starboard the winner 2 years in a row.     “It’s all about building local communities, getting kids on board, seeing our sport blossom from the first paddle stroke while…

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Catch Starboard At 2020 Boot Dusseldorf Show

The Starboard team once again returns to the boot Dusseldorf fair from 18th to 26th January, 2020 and will be exhibiting in Hall 8a / Stand E28. Starboard Germany (APM Marketing) will once again be exhibiting a wide range of the latest Starboard SUP & Windsurf products so be sure to head on over the…

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