Category Archive for: ‘Gear Reviews’

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    The Science Behind the New 2016 Futures SUP Fins

    We’ve talked in the past about how to pick a fin. Each fin is geared towards different conditions and goals of paddlers. Certain fins help in rougher waters, they can add stability or increase mobility of a board. Some fins aid in tracking, maximizing a …

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    Hobie Corky Carroll 933 SUP Surf Board

    Corky Carroll has designed the CC933 to be very similar to his surf board. The CC933 is 9’3″ and 33″ wide to make it a very stable stand up paddle surf board. However, the bottom contours, rails, and nose make it surf like a “shortboard …

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    Naish Maliko 2016 Stand Up Paddleboard Review

    2016 Naish Maliko Review The Carolina Paddleboard Co. crew reviews the 2016 Naish Maliko. With a rounded nose that releases water, it is a fun and stable board to paddle in the flats. Although, its generous volume, straight rails, and rockered nose make it a …

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    Bark Vapor Stand Up Paddleboard Review 2016

    In this Carolina Paddleboard Co. review, we look at the 2016 Bark Vapor SUP by Surftech. With a rounded out nose and plenty of volume, the board paddles fast in the flats, but also looks promising for the surf zone and downwind runs. Carolina Paddleboard …

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    Shop Gear: Puakea Designs Catch 22 Paddle

    CPC Rider Chris Sowden hit the water last week with his new 404 and the Puakea Catch 22 paddle. We snagged this little review and a quick video of him paddling with it!   MANUFACTURER-PUAKEA Designs ITEM-All Carbon Fiber SUP Paddle COLOR-Black Carbon w/ Yellow …

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