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Locals Tackle the 2015 Key West Paddleboard Classic

Billy crossing the finish line. It's always a challenge, 12 miles of wind, chop, strong currents, and top competition. This year's Key West Classic was no different and our local racers rocked it! Especially team Flying Fish riders Billy Swezey and Joey Huempfner. Billy finished 2nd place overall just 5 seconds behind the winner Kieran Grant in the 14' class. Joey also made the podium finishing 5th in the men's 12'6" class, and at only 17 years of age he finished 2nd in the 19 and under class. I could not be more proud of these outstanding young men! Thanks to intense training groups and local race leagues at both Blueline in Jupiter and our Thursday night race league here...

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The future of SUP is bright

  11 year old Dylan pushing his dad Jason in the Chattajack31   The future of our sport is obviously bright, Izzy Gomez is the world champion on the Stand Up World Tour at the age of 14! But, I wanted to give some props to some young kids you may not know. It was so nice to see all the young talented paddlers this past weekend at the WPA Championships. Not only are these 17U paddlers competitive in their age group but many of these young guns are giving guy and girls in the 18-49 class a run. The WPA Championships was not the only big race going on in the SE this past weekend, there was also the...

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Tarpon fishing on SUP

Just wanted to share this killer video our good friend and shop customer Darin Perron created for us. I have been spending more and more of try free time fishing from my SUP and loving the challenge and versatility of fishing on a SUP. Stay tuned for more videos to come. 

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Life is better when you paddle

The Flying Fish Paddle Sports is officially online. What started as a conversation over a few margaritas back in December has turned into life changing experience. Just a few months later here we are with a completely dedicated SUP store in Stuart, FL and now on the world wide web. I started paddling about four years ago and I knew the moment I started that it was going to be another passion in my life. I have taken to all aspects of the sport, what started as leisurely paddles, turned to surfing, to fishing, and now to racing. The sport that changed my life both physically and mentally, has now become my life. Remember life is better when you paddle....

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