New Wave Paddleboarding


Looking for Puka Patch products? Look no further than New Wave Paddleboarding in Columbia, South Carolina!

A Cardboard Surfboard?

This was a new adventure at Signal. They teamed up with their friends at Ernest Packaging to build a surfboard using a honeycomb paper as the blank. Harder than it looks!

La Torche Pro France

Entries are now open for the La Torche Pro France taking place from the 25th October – 2nd November, as the World’s best will descend upon the NW corner of France for what is setting up to be a spectacular close to the 2014 Title Race on the Stand UP World Surfing Tour.


SUP Movie

The long awaited SUP Movie is here, and will see its Hawaiian Premiere out here at the Turtle Bay Finals on Saturday 11th October at Surfer the Bar. The Premiere event will open with live music and Pacifico Beer Specials at 7pm, and then be followed by Q&A with the Director and key stars, culminating with the actual screening for the Movie at 8pm.

CBS Sports Network Covers Honolua Surf Co.’s Ultimate SUP Showdown

Check it out!!!

SHOWDOWN Open: CBS Sports Network from Rick Schwartz on Vimeo.

Jimmy Lewis Love Puka Patch!

Jimmy Lewis demonstrates how to install the Railsaver PRO from Puka Patch, which prevents scrapes and scratches to your board. For more information on this product, visit our website. Jimmy Lewis has been shaping surfboards, kiteboards, and Stand Up Paddleboards for 45 years!!! To check out his work, go to his website. And a shout out to Buzzy Kerbox for excellent filming!

Huntington Beach Pro Grand Slam


The 2014 Huntington Beach Pro Grand Slam will host both Stand Up World Tour Surfing and Stand Up World Series Racing events from the 15th – 21st September in Surf City USA. As the most comprehensive event featuring a star studded line up of the world’s very best athletes, the Huntington Beach Pro will be a true showcase of the leading edge of the sport, while celebrating Amateur and youth participation with a large Trials event and Open Racing division, not to mention the Na Kama Kai Youth Challenge (U16) taking place on the final Sunday of the event. Make sure not to miss it all go down LIVE at WWW.WATERMANLEAGUE.COM

Live, Love, and Laugh in Bellingham

Paul Akers shares this video showing his love of his home town, Bellingham, Washington. Included are a Br’er Rabbit Concert at Boulevard Park, kite flying at Zuanich Park, whale watching on the Island Caper (Island Mariner Whale Watching Cruises), with friends on Toad Lake, and hiking to Park Butte Lookout.

Background music provided by Br’er Rabbit…Salt Flats from their The Wild North album. For more information on their music, visit their website.

Paul used his DJI’s Phantom 2 Vision+ to capture many clips from the air and FastCap’s FastCam (Action Camera) and iPole for the ground shots. For more information on DJI’s Phantom 2 Vision+, visit their website. For more information on FastCap’s FastCam, visit our website. For more information on FastCap’s iPole, visit our website.

For more information Island Mariner Whale Watching Cruises, visit their website.

Shonan Chigasaki Pro


The Waterman League is proud to announce its entry to Asia, with the Shonan Chigasaki Pro, taking place in the beautiful coastal town of Chigasaki in Japan.

About an hour outside of Tokyo, Chigasaki is one of Japan’s more iconic Surf towns and will play host to this special edition World Challenger Series Race, with $20,000 prize-money and offering a truly unique experience for all the athletes, both visiting and local.

With a thriving SUP market developing in Japan, we are expecting record attendance for this dramatic first step in Asia, as we build towards a bright future for the World Series in Japan.

The event page with all athlete info, travel details, accommodation, transfers and much more will go live by early next week at

Big Winds

Who doesn’t like a name like that!!!  Well, if you are in Hood River, OR (or White Salmon, WA), stop by and check the out.  And stock up on Puka Patches!!!


207 Front Street
Hood River OR 97031

Store Hours: 8:30AM – 6:00PM every day

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