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The Carbon Footprint

Planet earth has been given an opportunity to take a breather, some time out to recover from the human bruises to its life. We get so much from nature but do we give enough back? With COVID-19 shutting down our ability to produce products, travel long distances or use flight travel we were reducing CO2…

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Pump Foiling

March of 2020 – Airports are closed, beaches are closed, curfews and mandatory lockdown. The whole world had to stay at home to be safe during these crazy times. Unfortunately for many, this meant no surfing, no windsurfing, no surf foiling, SUP foiling nor wing foiling. Luckily for us, the Taco Crew, Taco Lake is…

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The Plastic Offset Program

50,000 KG of plastic trash has been collected from the beaches in Thailand by Starboard’s Plastic Offset Program team. Another Year. Another Record Broken for POP This huge goal has come from Starboard’s target to collect 1.4 kg per each board produced. Starboard taxes ourselves internally to allow us to pay our very own Plastic…

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Tiki SUP Challenge – Everyone Can SUP

Tiki SUP Challenge for Zero to Hero. You are all welcome! Kids, family, first-timers or athletes. Paddle to challenge your limit. SUP Clinic with World Champion Daniel Hasulyo A fantastic opportunity to train with Starboard world champions! Fun Race Team building games. Make friends, more fun. Different Locations, Diverse Challenges Challenge your paddle skills to…

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Get On Board With Your SUP Pup

Let’s be honest, doing sport is better with some company. So, what’s better than your four-legged-friend? Stand Up Paddleboarding is one of the fastest-growing water sports. This is because it is relatively easy to learn and requires minimal equipment. That’s why teaching your dog to ride with you won’t be too challenging. Our advice is,…

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Foil With Us to Paris and LA Olympic Games

Starboard’s windsurfing designs were just awarded with 2 Olympic disciplines towards the Paris and LA Olympic Games. Our next goal is to work with clubs and associations worldwide to strengthen Junior and Youth Windsurfing.   It’s a tremendous responsibility and the most exciting challenge yet for our Starboard group. We are here to help redefine…

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Starboard’s Hard Paddle Board R&D

Winning more stand up paddling race and surf constructors titles than any other brand over the last 10 years is a testament to Starboard’s immensely rigorous hard paddle board R&D program. For us, good enough is simply not enough. Together with our World Champion team riders, talented product developers and world-class shapers we aim to…

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Behind the Making of SUP Paddles

Ever wondered how paddle board paddles are made? Get a glimpse through this photo story of behind the making of SUP paddles. Starboard has over the years built hundreds of thousands of paddles, we see this as good training.     “Good enough is not enough”     We have learned that “good enough is…

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Paddling the Nile by SUP for Plastic Pollution Awareness

Eco Warrior Jomana Ismail has just completed a staggering 250km stand-up paddle expedition from Minya to Cairo to raise awareness around the devastating effects water pollution and single-use plastics have had on the Nile River. Jomana paddled her 14 x 24.5 All Star (Carbon Sandwich) together with some like-minded friends she met shortly before the…

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Sonni Hönscheid Enjoys 2021 Fort Boyard Challenge

We all know it’s been an unsettling year when it comes to SUP racing, and for some who are lucky enough to get back to it has been a refreshing change of pace. For Dream Team rider Sonni Hönscheid, getting back into competition a the weekend’s 2021 Fort Boyard Challenge was a really great experience.…

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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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