As Memorial day was yesterday I felt the need to pass on this incredible story. Will Schmidt had returned from five years of military service to a world of depression. He had dealt with depression earlier in life but after his tour in Kosovo, he had less and less to look forward to. At the brink of suicide he somehow found salvation in an afternoon paddle at Dana Point, Ca. He now helps other veterns as part of the wounded warrior project.
You can read the full article here
And check out how you can help at Wounded Warriors Project
This is not a new product but we've sold quite a few of these this last week and have fielded quite a few questions about it. Everyone is gearing up for summer races and our High Performance Paddle Edge Tape is a great way to be slimmer in the water on the big day. So I figured I'd post a refresher video so everyone gets a proper application.
You can purchase our High Performance Paddle Edge Tape here
You can find these products by the links below or at our shop at 540 Ward Ave. Honolulu, HI 96814
This board was designed for heavyweight or balance challenged paddlers that want a board that is stable but still handles well, has good glide and can perform in the surf.
We hope you like this video showing the board and features:
The 9'5" x 32" Widepoint by Starboards is the bestselling model in the Starboard lineup at our shop. No wonder, it's user friendly and stable yet surfs well. This video shot by Evan Leong of Standuppaddlesurf.net shows the different construction options available in this model and some of the features of this great board.