Author Topic: Is regular SUP surfing dying and foiling taking its place?  (Read 3011 times)

JEG

  • Peahi Status
  • *****
  • Posts: 606
    • View Profile
    • Email
Re: Is regular SUP surfing dying and foiling taking its place?
« Reply #30 on: November 29, 2018, 12:18:18 PM »
one of this days I'll get one of those Wavestorms

Zooport

  • Cortez Bank Status
  • *****
  • Posts: 3458
    • View Profile
    • Email
Re: Is regular SUP surfing dying and foiling taking its place?
« Reply #31 on: November 29, 2018, 02:45:12 PM »
They are quite fun.  I have an 9'6 Wavestorm that I surf when the water is really crowded.  Gives me peace of mind knowing that I won't hurt someone badly if I hit them, so I relax and enjoy the surf more when its crowded. 
8'6 Soul Compass
9'1 Sunova Creek
9'6 WaveStorm SUP
9'8 Starboard Element

SlatchJim

  • Cortez Bank Status
  • *****
  • Posts: 2571
    • View Profile
Re: Is regular SUP surfing dying and foiling taking its place?
« Reply #32 on: November 30, 2018, 09:25:04 AM »
SUP conversations and threads are dying and Foiling threads and conversations are taking its place.  I doubt that there are more than 5 places on the planet that will rent you a foil set up to learn on.  I know of zero.  That should keep the foil mystery mysterious.

stoneaxe

  • Cortez Bank Status
  • *****
  • Posts: 11936
    • View Profile
    • Cape Cod Bay Challenge
Re: Is regular SUP surfing dying and foiling taking its place?
« Reply #33 on: November 30, 2018, 11:12:37 AM »
I'd like to try foiling....I think it could be great for my local...but I'll SUP as long as I can stand and hold a paddle.
Bob

8-4 Vec, 9-0 SouthCounty, 9-8 Starboard, 10-4 Foote Triton, 10-6 C4, 12-6 Starboard, 14-0 Vec (babysitting the 18-0 Speedboard) Ke Nalu Molokai, Ke Nalu Maliko, Ke Nalu Wiki Ke Nalu Konihi

 


* Recent Posts

post Re: Does the Surfrider Foundation have anything to do with surf riding?
[Environment]
eastbound
Today at 03:01:56 AM
post Re: Creek in Portugal - a travelogue in Vids and pics
[General Discussion]
LBsup
Today at 02:18:59 AM
post Re: Does the Surfrider Foundation have anything to do with surf riding?
[Environment]
Area 10
Today at 01:52:47 AM
post Re: Does the Surfrider Foundation have anything to do with surf riding?
[Environment]
surfcowboy
Today at 12:27:58 AM
post Re: SMIK Hipster Twin Mini Mal
[SUP Gear Reviews / Newly Acquired / On Order]
mrbig
February 15, 2019, 05:58:38 PM
post Re: Creek in Portugal - a travelogue in Vids and pics
[General Discussion]
surfafrica
February 15, 2019, 05:42:54 PM
post Re: SMIK Hipster Twin Mini Mal
[SUP Gear Reviews / Newly Acquired / On Order]
supnsurf
February 15, 2019, 05:28:24 PM
post Re: SMIK Hipster Twin Mini Mal
[SUP Gear Reviews / Newly Acquired / On Order]
Badger
February 15, 2019, 04:49:13 PM
post Re: Creek in Portugal - a travelogue in Vids and pics
[General Discussion]
Tom
February 15, 2019, 04:03:02 PM
post Re: Wrist fracture
[Training, Diet, and Fitness]
Sup-position
February 15, 2019, 03:11:21 PM
post Does the Surfrider Foundation have anything to do with surf riding?
[Environment]
TallDude
February 15, 2019, 02:06:53 PM
post Re: SMIK Hipster Twin Mini Mal
[SUP Gear Reviews / Newly Acquired / On Order]
mrbig
February 15, 2019, 01:57:40 PM
post Re: Creek in Portugal - a travelogue in Vids and pics
[General Discussion]
Portugal
February 15, 2019, 01:07:14 PM
post Re: Creek in Portugal - a travelogue in Vids and pics
[General Discussion]
supcymru
February 15, 2019, 12:42:14 PM
post Re: Wrist fracture
[Training, Diet, and Fitness]
Wetstuff
February 15, 2019, 12:35:17 PM