Stand Up Paddling Workout

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We keep hearing that stand up paddling is a great workout for your body, especially for your core muscles. To prove it Surftech took par tin the 2008 Ford Iron man event held in Tempe,Arizona where they let the athletes test a couple of their stand up paddle surfboards. For many of them, Surftech’s involvement in the event was their first introduction to stand up paddling. And the response? “It’s an amazing workout”, comments Heather Fuhr, 2008 Ironman Hall of Fame inductee, “You’re just working your core the whole time”. “It’s so much fun, and such a great workout!”, commented Megan Flanagan of Austin Texas who won her age group in Tempe in her first ever Iron man event. “ I can’t wait to get a stand up board back home to train on”.

Stand up paddling as a cross training exercise


  • D. Lux says:

    If you want to try Stand Up Paddling for the first time, or want to get trained for a great SUP workout the best place to go, is Surf n Sea on Oahu’s North Shore. They have got the best gear, the best location and the best instructors to help get all the benefits you’ve heard about. They even have Stand Up Paddle instructors who are also certified personal trainers. Check em out

  • JVZ says:

    Stand Up Paddle Jam Austin 2010

    Sup race/event (this will be an annual event)

    Jon us in Austin, TX May 8th 2010 & SUP Jam Austin Oct.16 “After Battle of the Paddle”

    All the vendors you would expect – Demos,SUP Fitness,Food,Live Music and Luau

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