Tag - Maui

Standup Journal Goes on the Road with Legendary Surf Shaper Jimmy Lewis

Standup Journal is a magazine known for high quality pictorials featuring the relatively new sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) as photo art. Their Fall 2013 edition of the quarterly periodical also includes an article by Ken Russell about Maui-bas...

Standup Journal Goes on the Road with Legendary Surf Shaper Jimmy Lewis

Standup Journal is a magazine known for high quality pictorials featuring the relatively new sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) as photo art. Their Fall 2013 edition of the quarterly periodical also includes an article by Ken Russell about Maui-bas...

Legendary Maui Surfboard Shaper Jimmy Lewis Visits Southern California on His 45th Anniversary of Shaping Tour …

As part of Jimmy's nationwide 10,000 mile demo tour, Jimmy has been riding the best breaks with friends and fans from San Francisco to San Diego. This week is a great chance to meet Jimmy to try out his finest SUP (Standup Paddleboards) and Surfboa...

Hawaii Man Paddle Boards 300 Miles!! Gets New Perspective on Life

“I’m not even sore,” were Maui native Bart de Zwart’s first words after doing a 300 mile standup paddle from Hawaii’s Big Island to Kauai over the weekend. According to the Associated Press the 41-year old spent five days alone at sea in his attempts to be the first ever paddle boarder to cross from the Big [...]

Big-wave surfer Laird Hamilton writes ‘Force of Nature’

Laird Hamilton is one of those rare living legends, larger than life, although he often appears as a mere spec on some of the waves he rides in his backyard at Jaws off Maui. He pioneered the sport of tow-surfing, utilizing jet skis to streak aboard mountainous peaks. More recently, he modernized stand-up paddle-surfing and not long ago paddled the length of the Hawaiian island chain — standing up, in daylight, darkness and on rough seas. Now Hamilton has [...]