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Is it safe to Stand Up Paddleboard during the CoVid 19 Crisis?

Is it safe to Stand Up Paddleboard during the CoVid 19 Crisis? These are crazy times right now and nobody really has all the answers, but if one thing is for certain it’s that water can bring calm, comfort and perspective to soothe the soul.   Stand Up Paddleboarding can be a great way to get out in some fresh air, distance yourself from others and provide a much-needed break from the media that can be all-consuming in a pandemic like the Corona Virus.  That said, we all do need to be cautious, responsible and especially risk adverse at this time.  Most Stand Up Paddleboard events have been cancelled to avoid groups congregating on the shore.   My hometown of White Rock...

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Why it Can be a Big Mistake to Buy a "Beginner" Stand Up Paddleboard

Why it Can be a Big Mistake to Buy a “Beginner Stand Up Paddleboard”   As a beginner interested in buying your first Stand Up Paddleboard it can be confusing to navigate all the different board styles available.  You may be tempted to just buy the largest, widest, best price, most popular “beginner” board because that is the easiest way to make a decision.  Buying the basic beginner board can be a big mistake!  Because it is a sizeable investment, you will most likely only ever buy one Stand Up Paddleboard, so don’t miss out on the chance to get the best one for your future self.  By purchasing a beginner specific board you may be dooming yourself to being...

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The SUP Gift buying guide: How to choose the best Stand Up Paddleboard to give to your loved one

There is a new gift giving trend that is not only more fun, responsible and friendly for the environment, but it comes with more relationship satisfaction and bonding.  The trend? Instead of wasting money on toys and things that will be forgotten in the closet next week, GIFT OF ADVENTURE!  What A Great Idea!  A fun adventure, something to do together and create memories, not waste.    This can be a tough one however, because it is still important to the tradition to tuck a box under the tree, wrapped up with ribbon and bow and see their eyes light up on Christmas morning.  Luckily for everyone, a SeaGods Inflatable Stand Up Paddleboard is the PERFECT gift of adventure, fits under...

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End of Season Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board Storage

End of Season Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board Storage For those of us lucky enough to have 4 beautiful seasons, it can be sad to say goodbye to our favorite sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding as temperatures drop and our water ways freeze over.  This creates a lot of anxiety about how to best store your inflatable stand up paddle board so that it is in great shape when you see it again next season.  The good news is, there is not much to it!  Here is everything you need to know about how to store your isup in the winter, in 5 easy steps!   Clean and Dry is the only way. Your PVC iSUP is very durable, but standing moisture...

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