Stand Up Paddle boarding (SUP) and it has taken waterways of the world by storm. Its popularity stems from the fact that regardless of age,ability or size this sport is enjoyable, challenging and great for your fitness.
SUP originates from the Hawaiian Islands and has become popular in recent times as a versatile full body cross training activity. It is most easily described as a mix between canoeing and surfing,which incorporates a surf style board and a long, single bladed paddle.
The sport has evolved into a few distinct categories; All round, surf, race/touring, inflatable and each style of board has it’s own benefits. Whether you want to surf waves, glide on lakes,race your friends or explore island coastlines – there is a paddleboard suited to your needs.
At SUP Centre you will find the best range of boards, paddles and SUP accessories in New Zealand. We also have a team of paddlers who are SUP addicts and can’t wait to help get you out paddling on the water.
If you are in Auckland, visit our store at 19 Mahuru Street, Newmarket (Corner of Nuffield & Mahuru Street)
Anyone can learn to paddle and those that do are finding it extremely addictive!