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SUP Longboarding in Sri Lanka with Franz Orsi

A SUP surf story between hype and serendipity. Text: Franz Orsi Photos: Franz Orsi, Vania Marques, Raphael Hoesli   I am sitting in a tuk-tuk carelessly sneaking through the chaotic traffic of Colombo faster and far more dangerous than it should be. All around me I pass by thousands of people looking busy with their…

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The Three-Day Effect in Italy with Linzi Hawkin

Linzi Hawkin, Starboard Ocean Ambassador & founder of SUPKids & Protect Blue headed off to Italy in search of adventure with her sister. Tired of exchanging gifts at birthdays, the sisters decide to find reprieve and tranquillity in nature to unwind and take some time out from their busy lives & ever-increasing workloads. Linzi gives…

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After the Tragedy, Sri Lankan Waves Will Win

Stand Up Paddleboarder, adventurer, travel photographer and freelance journalist, Franz Orsi, recently headed to the warm waters of Sri Lanka for a chilled out surf and travel holiday where the mellow waves were the ideal ride for the new 2019 Starboard Longboard. Sadly, many holiday goers have since cancelled their vacations after the horrific terrorist…

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Your SUP Travel Guide to Costa Rica with Ciretta Wanderlust

Italian Travel Blogger Ciretta Wanderlust, equipped with her Starboard Tikhine iSUP,  explores the exquisite coastline of Costa Rica and shares with us the amazing places she discovers along the road less travelled… and we all know the road less travelled is the most fun! « Costa Rica is a Central American state, crossed by rainforest, overlooking…

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