Everybody knows longboarding, but the new hype is: Land Paddling… What the heck is that?? Land Paddling is relatively new but seems to be catching on pretty fast. The basic idea behind it is using a long stick with a rubber knob on the end to push you along while riding a longboard. A first [...]
Josine Schmitz takes 3rd place at Dutch Championship.
Last weekend was the Dutch Championship Stand Up Paddle wave in Noordwijk. A good result voor our local team rider Josine Schmitz. On the podium with place 3! You can read her own report of this day below. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– ”My name is Josine Schmitz and since May 2013 I’m local Mistral teamrider in The [...]
Big Hurray for Mistral M2
The Mistral M2 Flatwater Race Boards were introduced into the worldwide market in 2013 which marks the start of a new era! Many Mistral countries have in the mean time tested these boards with their team riders under the harshest conditions and – of course – to show the superiority of this high velocity [...]
Kainoa Texeira takes win at the Aloha Spirit SUP Race in Brasil on his Mistral Inflatable
Last September, 13th till 15th we have seen the Aloha Spirit Festival in Victoria, Brasil. Aloha Spirit is one of the biggest sports events in Brasil and one of the biggest “Paddle Festivals” in the world with 350 athletes. The format is inspired by major international events such as the Waikiki Paddle Festival and includes [...]
SUP Race at Sai Kung Sea, Hong Kong.
In the last weekend of August, the 25th organized the Hong Kong Stand up Paddle Board Association an SUP Race event. The event was at the beautiful Sai Kung Sea in Hong Kong and the weather was very good. Our distributor in Hong Kong: Whatzsup was the main sponsor of this event. There was a [...]