There are two main shapes for stand up paddle boards: the all-around and the displacement hull. Both board types will offer different experiences. Some paddlers will have a preference on board shape and we'll offer up some pros and cons for each type.
Spring is springing in most parts of the US. However, water is slower to heat up (and cool down) than air which can yield a sixty degree, sunny spring day with a lake temperature of 45 degrees or lower. No matter your skill level, a paddler should always be prepared for immersion because the body will lose heat in water four times faster than in air of the same temperature.Continue reading