Mary Anne Boyer
SAN DIEGO, Calif. — (DATE)) — AZTEK™ Paddles has announced that Mary Anne Boyer and Margareth Lagace (“Mini”) are now official Aztek Paddles Team Members. Boyer and Lagace will be using Aztek Paddles for all racing, training, and SUP enjoyment going forward and will...

$10,000 purse cancelled for the Cape to Cape “Crossing”

First of all, no one is making money off these events. The best example of making money that I've seen is on the charity event side. Some races are raising enormous amounts of money for worthy causes. When it comes to for-profit companies trying...

Rainbow Sandals Pulls Out of Battle of the Paddle

Rainbow Sandals ends sponsorship of BOP
The Battle of the Paddle will not be continued by Rainbow Sandals, Inc., founding sponsor of the event. Full release below: ***** May 1, 2015 To the SUP & Paddleboard Community, After nine amazing Battle of the Paddle events in California and Hawaii we are saddened to announce that...

Help Wanted! Coastal Urge on Bald Head Island

Coastal Urge is seeking multiple Paddleboard Specialists for the Bald Head Island location. Bald Head Island (BHI) is a coastal island in southeastern NC. The center of the island is filled with maritime forests and wetlands. There are ample opportunities for fishing, stand up paddling,...

Starboard Team Riders at the Carolina Cup

Starboard SUP Team at the Carolina Cup
One of the Most. Awesome. parts of the Carolina Cup is getting to meet the various pros in attendance. Yeah, that person you saw on the pages of your favorite glossy magazine or in the live feed from the surf competition on the other...

Paddleboard Specialists New Demo Center

Paddleboard Specialists board demos
Paddleboard Specialists recently opened a new demo center where paddlers can fly in, get white glove treatment, and demo the brandest of the brand new race boards. We asked them how they came up with the idea and what they hope it means for...

Dave Kalama joins PaddleFit Team

Dave Kalama joins PaddleFit
PaddleFit, the world’s only comprehensive SUP and outdoor fitness coaching system, today announced a partnership with SUP pioneer Dave Kalama. Kalama will bring his vast SUP and coaching knowledge to PaddleFit’s already exceptional program and use his expertise to create elite level coaching experiences and coaching tools...

News from Fitness Onboard

*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* Standup Paddle Boarding (SUP) Continues To Make Waves Along The Gulf Coast Two of Northwest Florida’s most popular standup paddle board businesses have come to an agreement to collaborate their Pensacola Beach, Florida services, making them the go to for SUP! PENSACOLA BEACH, FLORIDA FITNESS...

Kialoa Welcomes Jim Miller as Director of New Business Development

Media Contact: Carrie Allan 541 382 5355 [email protected] For Immediate Release KIALOA Paddles Appoints Jim Miller as Director of New Business Development. Bend, OR – March 19, 2015 - KIALOA Paddles, building innovative SUP, Outrigger and Dragon paddles for over 24 years, today announced that Jim Miller has been named...

Spend the Summer on Bald Head Island

Coastal Urge is seeking a Rental Operations Manager and several Paddleboard Specialists for the Bald Head Island location. This is the perfect opportunity for an individual with a love of the outdoors, including paddling, kayaking, fishing, surfing, kiteboarding, and other saltwater sports. It’s a one...

Distressed Mullet: 8 Questions For Rob Farrow, VP of Marketing at Surftech

Surftech catalog page 2015
The Mullets sat down with Rob Farrow, VP of Marketing at Surftech, during Surf Expo and were excited to hear about what's on tap for Surftech in the coming year. Lots to look forward to! Here are his thoughts. Mullet: Can you tell us about...

BlkBox Announces Florida Team

BlkBox Florida Team
BlkBox Surf Building a Strong Team in Florida *** For Immediate Release *** February 19 2015. BlkBox Surf is very excited to announce the addition of Girard Middleton, Mini Cunha and Mary Anne Boyer to their standup paddle team in Florida. Girard Middleton, a pioneer of SUP...

Season Five and Trident sports Join Forces

Season Five
For Immediate Release: SEASONFIVE AND TRIDENT SPORTS JOIN FORCES IN NORTH AMERICA Vancouver, B.C., February 16, 2015 – SeasonFive, designers of light, waterproof and breathable technical outdoor apparel announce they will be partnering with Trident Sports to strengthen their distribution across North America. SeasonFive will be...

OnIt PRO has a new deck pad cleaner DPC

OnIt PRO DECK PAD CLEANER cleans and refreshes Deck pads and Wetsuits by removing dirt, oil, waxes, grime, blood, grass stains, suntan oil and lotions, urine, slime, sebum, airborne pollution diesel slick, bird droppings, soot and much more. It's $16.95 plus shipping. Buy it here

Kid’s Paddle from Werner: New!

kids paddle werner
We are excited to announce our newest SUP paddle... the Prodigy, kids performance SUP paddle. As we travel the race circuit, and paddle out at the most popular surf breaks, kids paddling at high performance levels is growing and growing. Our new Prodigy, has...

KIALOA Introduces a New Rep for Southern California

PLEASE NOTE: The above picture is not Kevin. We didn't have one large enough for a featured image. So we substituted the Kialoa pug. This is Kevin: This in from Kialoa: Greetings Southern California KIALOA accounts, We are excited to welcome our new So. Cal. sales rep...

Canadian National SUP and Prone Paddleboard Team Selections

The Canadian Surfing Association proudly announces the 2015, Canadian National SUP and Prone Paddleboard Team. Women SUP Race: Lina Augaitis SUP Surf: Diane Wenzel Prone Race: Shannon Bell Men SUP Race: Tamas Buday, Jr. Stu Robinson (technical), Matt Abbott (distance) SUP Surf: Heath Thompson Stuart Robinson Prone Race: Roch Frey Dan Michaluk The Team will be...

BANXblock Named Official Sunscreen of USA Water Polo

Huntington Beach, Calif. - January 20, 2015 -- BANXblock, an all-natural performance sunscreen, has been named the official sunscreen of USA Water Polo through 2015. As part of the agreement BANXblock will supply sunscreen to the USA Water Polo Men's and Women's National Teams...

Sup Think Tank: LiftSUP Handle Now Available in New Colors

LiftSUP Handle
We spent some time hanging with the SUP Think Tank guys at Surf Expo. They're super cool. Not in the least because they have these amazing velour track suits. I just wanted to pet them. But we are here to talk about gear. Matt sent...

Surf Expo 2015: Alien Abduction, Boy Bands, (& SUP)

At the end of the day on Friday I stopped by Riviera and greeted Helga, Mike, Ryan, Brad, and Taylor. I think I said something like "Hey." and then "I'm just gonna sit down here on your bench." Brad gave me a beer and...

Werner Paddles Celebrates 50 Years!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Danny Mongno-Marketing Manager 425-314-6539 [email protected]   Werner Paddles. Celebrates 50 years of Handcrafting Paddles. 1/05/15. Sultan, WA, USA In 1965 Werner Furrer Sr. designed and hand crafted the very first Werner Paddle. 50 years later we are honored to invite all of those who helped us achieve...

Introducing BlkBox

We are excited to welcome a new advertiser to Distressed Mullet. You've seen their boards around, and several of the 100/100 paddlers have them, including Deb K. up in frigid Wisconsin. They're going to be at Surf Expo and the Neptunalia Challenge (as are...

Insider Look at the Nautic Show in Paris

I’ve been to shows all over North America both industry ONLY and open to the public but Nautic Show in Paris is by far the biggest consumer show I’ve been to. It opened on the night of December 5th for a invite only night and then...

Annabel Anderson joins Lahui Kai, uses top-secret sheep-wrestling training

Now that I have your attention. It's official, Annabel Anderson has joined Lahui Kai. Mullet: Cat's out of the bag. Annabel: To have the opportunity to join a group which shares the similarity of vision and values is a step worth taking. Collectively I have worked...

Tuck Fest Schedule of events is out

April 17-19, Charlotte, NC  Tuck Fest is a three-day festival that celebrates the outdoor lifestyle through competitions, exhibitions, demos and live music at the U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC). The festival features a variety of outdoor sport competitions that include trail running, kayaking, biking, climbing,...
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