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Starboard 2021 Hard Paddle Board Range

Starboard 2021 Hard Paddle Board Range   We are excited to release our 2021 hard paddle board range. What are the highlights in this season?   NEW LIMA PREPREG CARBON The very direct catch and ability to redirect automatically is what makes our world champion race team choose the Lima.   NEW LIMA TUFSKIN PADDLE…

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#gowinter & Win a Starboard All Star SUP Suit!

STAND A CHANCE TO WIN STARBOARD SUP SUIT BY SIMPLY POSTING YOUR FAVOURITE WINTER SUP PICTURE! Hashtag #gowinter and tag @starboardsup to enter This competition will run from Wednesday, 23rd January 2019 to Wednesday, 6th March 2019 and is open to everyone to enter!   Both His and Her options of the All Star SUP Suit are…

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Bart Explores the Marquesas Islands by Paddleboard

    Meet Bart de Zwart – he’s an adventurer like no other. Earlier this year Bart headed deep into French Polynesia to explore the Marquesas Islands by stand up paddleboard (SUP) and SUP Windsurfing and covered 500km between the 6 Islands.   The Marquesas Islands are a group of volcanic islands in French Polynesia,…

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What happens when award winning Allstar Airline go vs Allstar Carbon

  What happens when our new award winning Airline Technology goes head to head with a Composite (Carbon Sandwich) board? Watch this video and see how our most significant breakthrough in tuning rocker lines and deflection is changing the future of inflatable performance boards. Featuring Michael Booth vs Bruno Hasulyo ( SUPBROz) See the full Allstar Airline range…

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Shakira Westdorp Wins Newcastle Surf Fest

20 & 21 January – Readhead Beach, NSW, Australia Starboard Dream Team SUP Surfer and World Champion Shakira Westdorp wastes no time and gets straight back into competition early this year with a SUP surf and race event at beautiful Redhead beach, just south of Newcastle. Shak had long ride home & some time to…

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2018 GlaGla Race at Lake Annecy with Leo Nika

Saturday 22nd February – Lake Annecy, France Once again we saw an almighty field of almost 500 strong SUP paddlers take to the freezing cold but beautiful turquoise waters of Lake Annecy, nestled between the French Alps. The 2018 GlaGla race is just one many races under the Alpine Lakes Tour banner which run all season long…

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HOW WE TURN TRASH INTO SIDEWALKS

  From Trash to Sidewalk   “At first glance, a surfboard has nothing in common with a paving stone. But we found a connection. It’s no secret that producing anything creates waste in some form. And in the case of surf boards and windsurf boards, a lot of that waste is leftover foam dust created…

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2017 OVERALL CONSTRUCTORS CHAMPION

Windsurfing was invented in 1967 by Jim Drake and Hoyle Schweitzer, it became a fore runner for action sports and has evolved into a high level professional sport. When Starboard Windsurfing was founded in 1994, it took the sport to the next level of both accessibility and performance. With the Professional Windsurfers Association (PWA) introducing…

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Starboard Holiday Gift Guide

ART YOU CAN RIDE! The INFLATABLE TIKHINE is a perfect gift for her. Featuring deck art from our team rider Sonni Hönscheid, the inflatable Tikhine are light-weight and include a built-in shoulder carry strap making them effortless to carry to the water. The board carry handle is flat, well-suited for yoga exercise and relaxing poses. These…

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2017 King Of The Cut: Australia’s Premier Ocean Race

On Saturday 2nd December, Australia’s Michael Booth took out 4th place in ‘King of the Cut’, renowned as the biggest SUP Downwinder race to be held in Australia. In it’s 6th year running, the 24km King of the Cut race was better than ever, with top contestants smashing previous race records in an ultimate contest.…

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Daniel Hasulyo Wins the Singapore Ocean Cup Race

Saturday 2nd December – Siloso Beach, Sentosa Island, Singapore   The Singapore Ocean Carnival is an Ocean Paddling event for Outrigger Canoe, Surfski and Stand Up Paddle (SUP) board enthusiasts. The inaugural 3 day event was held at Siloso Beach, Sentosa on 1, 2 & 3 December 2017.   This event plays host to the country’s biggest annual…

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Iballa dominates the Onexe Fuerteventura SUP Challenge

A big SUP weekend in Fuerteventura with the last contest of the FESurfing Wave SUP Cup. This event in it’s fifth edition, brought the best national surfers of this discipline to the Spanish Island. A weekend filled with competitive SUP and several epic heats on the road to victory in each category. During two days,…

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Shakira Westdorp Takes 6th Australian SUP Surfing Title

Duranbah Beach, Gold Coast, Australia – The waves were small, but Shak’s surfing was massive.   Shakira Westdorp has been crowned the 2017 Aussie SUP Surfing Champion and secures her 6th Australian SUP Surfing title. This was the last event for 2017 and was the event for Australian team selection for ISA Standup World Champs…

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Leo Nika Takes Silver at Italian SUP Surfing Championship

Saturday 28th October  – Sardinia on Fire with Leo Nika   [masterslider id=»2″]   This past weekend we saw the 2017 Italian SUP Surfing Championships for 2017 take place in beautiful Sardinia. Dream Team rider Leo Nika takes a break from the SUP racing after a great 2017 season to have some surfin’ fun.   24 athletes…

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Booth wins The Mynavi Japan Cup: Recap

The Mynavi Japan Cup was held over the weekend in Chigaski just south of Tokyo. I went into the race wanting to succeed in both the 18km distance and survivor sprint races.  After taking an overnight flight on Wednesday from Perth I arrived at Narita airport and was driven south by the Starboard Japan crew.…

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