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June 30th, 2015 by evan
Here’s episode 2 of Board Meeting, our new SUP show where we talk about all things stand up paddle surfing and racing. In this episode, Robert and I talk about how to prepare for the Molokai 2 Oahu SUP race. We discuss training, fitness, nutrition, using the proper equipment, logistics, and a whole lot more to help you guys get ready for one of the toughest races in the SUP racing calendar.
Continue reading ‘Board Meeting Episode 2: Preparing for the Molokai 2 Oahu SUP Race – Part 1′
June 24th, 2015 by davi
Planet Sun just launched a Kick Starter campaign for their new Sun Protection Performance Clothing…. You may know these guys, as they do a lot for the community, supporting events and educating EVERYONE on sun safety and skin cancer for many years.
Continue reading ‘Please Support Planet Sun Kick Starter Campaign’
June 22nd, 2015 by robert
Training Group: Downwinder on Wednesday
Please meet at Wai’alae Beach Park in Kahala at 5 pm to catch the trailer, launch will be from Canoe Hale in Hawaii Kai.
Continue reading ‘Wednesday Training Group: Downwinder – Meeting at 5:00 PM, Kahala’
June 16th, 2015 by evan
We’re trying out a new SUP show where we talk about everything stand up. In this episode, we take a look at Blue Planet Surf’s new carbon racing fin. Hopefully you guys like this. We will be posting more videos in the future.
This show is presented by Evan from StandUpPaddleSurf.net and Robert from Blue Planet Surf Hawaii.
(click thumbnail to launch video)
June 14th, 2015 by davi
For the month of June, SIC Maui is giving away an X-12.6 Air-Glide inflatable Stand Up Paddleboard for their Charitable Acts Photo of the Month contest. To enter click this link: http://bit.ly/sicmaui-tw-bl-sicphoto and upload a photo of one of your charitable acts showing how you give back to the environment and stand up paddleboard community.
Continue reading ‘Win A SIC X-12.6 Air-Glide’
June 11th, 2015 by davi
Connor Baxter wins the Technical Race at the
2015 ISA World Championships
& Brings back Gold for Hawaii
The 2015 ISA World Championship in Sayulita Mexico was by far one of the most fun events ever. It was the first time for team Hawaii showing up and competing. The reason why the contest was so much fun was because we had 27 different countries come together for a week long battle. It was a nice change up to be able to cheer for your fellow teammates and make game plans with them so everyone did well.
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter wins the Technical Race at the 2015 ISA World Championships’
June 10th, 2015 by davi
Connor Baxter wins The 2015 St’Ives Bay Celtic Cup in UK
The 2015 St’Ives Bay Celtic Cup was not only a hard race, but it was freezing cold – especially being from Hawaii. The conditions were very challenging with howling winds and overcast skies. It was a 3 lap course that was about 4k each lap.
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter wins The 2015 St’Ives Bay Celtic Cup in UK’
June 10th, 2015 by davi
Connor Baxter wins the Prestigious “Lost Mills” Event in Germany
The 2015 “Lost Mills” Event was definitely a great way to spend the week in Germany. From the moment I landed until I left – it was jam packed with fun and some of the craziest racing.
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter wins Lost Mills Event in Germany’
May 17th, 2015 by davi
Great Video of 11 year old Luciana downwinding on Lake Washington with family and friends! Spring 2015.
Continue reading ‘11 year old Luciana downwinding Lake Washington on her new custom Bullet 11′
May 7th, 2015 by davi
Blue Planet Surf is hosting a SUP paddle camp on the north shore of Oahu from May 15-24, 2015. Full camp and half camp packages are available.
Continue reading ‘Blue Planet Camp in May 2015′
May 7th, 2015 by davi
Connor Baxter wins the Olukai Ho’olaule’a SUP Event for the 4th Consecutive Year!!
The 2015 Olukai Event was an amazing event. Not only was it in my backyard – but it is an epic downwind race – with the best wind and weather conditions this year.
Continue reading ‘Olukai Ho’olaule’a Event – Recap by Connor Baxter’
May 4th, 2015 by davi
SIC was born on Maui and has a big presence there. It is clear to see that during the Maliko downwind run SIC has the absolute best boards for these conditions. It is estimated that 90% of the field at this weekend’s 7th annual OluKai Ho’olaule’a race will be riding SIC Bullet’s, regardless of their board sponsor. It is not just the SIC boards that are expected to perform well here, SIC has a talented pool of athletes paddling in this weekends race. Continue reading ‘SIC and the famous Maliko Downwind Run’
April 26th, 2015 by davi
Last weekend Georges Cronsteadt took charge of the Air France Paddle Festival in front of all of his friends and family in Tahiti in the 24km Elite SUP Race. The 24km Elite Race Course was tough to say the least. The race began at Mahina (Pointe Vénus) with a downwind paddle which was definitely “difficult to navigate on a flatwater race board” said Georges. The race then led into the same course as the 9.5km Lagoon Course which allowed for the flatwater portion of the race up until the finish at Punaauia (Taapuna).
Continue reading ‘Georges Cronsteadt Wins Air France Paddle Festival’
April 22nd, 2015 by davi
Note: We will offer this Bootcamp again for the 2015 Molokai race. It will follow the same format and we will hold it two days before the 2015 M2O race, on Friday July 24th. We are meeting at the Hawaii Kai boat ramp at 8:30 am.
Continue reading ‘2015 Molokai Race Bootcamp’
April 22nd, 2015 by robert
Now that the start list has posted, we have been getting questions from customers looking for a board to use for the Molokai to Oahu race in July 2015. We still have a limited selection of performance downwind boards available for rent and we are also offering the SIC buy back program again:
Continue reading ‘2015 Molokai 2 Oahu Race Board Rental and Buyback Program’