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What the Words “Paddle Board” Mean to Me

“Paddle Board” is an interesting term.  On one hand, my paddle board is an in...

Why Glide Inflatable Paddle Boards Make Wonderful Christmas Gifts

Picking out perfect holiday gifts is often difficult, but Glide Blow Up Paddl...

How to Strap a SUP to Your Roof Rack

Did you know that you can strap your hard paddle board or even your inflated ...

How to Fall and Get Back on Your Paddle Board

There are a few things in life that are inevitable: death, taxes…and falling ...

The Thrill of a Downwinder

There are quite a few ways to have fun on your SUP: flatwater paddling, ocean...

Paddle boarding on a Windy Day

As we’ve mentioned in other blog posts, the wind is not your friend on a stan...

Down on the Bayou – Paddling in Louisiana

Come for the paddling, stay for the crawdads and creole.  Paddle boarding in ...

How to Turn Your SUP

Now that you’ve mastered paddling your SUP in a straight line with you remain...

Winter is Coming

There is much to love about breaking your SUP out in the wintertime: no crowd...

3 Balance Practices to Improve your SUP Balance

SUP Balance Training As winter quickly approaches, getting out on your stand ...

Keeping your SUP in a Straight Line

One of the greatest challenges for those that are new to paddle boarding is l...

How Hard is it to Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard?

I was pretty nervous the first time I went out paddle boarding. I was going w...

Preventing Paddle Boarding Injuries

As with any sport that involves repetitious motions, paddling on SUP can caus...

5 tips to store your inflatable paddle board over the winter (or any season)

One of the biggest benefits of an inflatable paddle board over hard boards is...

5 Best SUP Spots in Maine

When most people think of Maine, they think of lobster and pine trees, which ...

How to use the Glide Electric Pump and Battery

Are you tried of pumping up your inflatable paddle board? Does inflating it m...

What type of Glide iSUP should I buy?

So you've decided that an iSUP is your best option; what's next? Honestly, ne...

How to Repair a Puncture or Worn Down Spot on Your iSUP

How to repair a puncture hole or worn down spot on your stand up paddle board...

How to use the Glide 2021 Hand Pump

If you’re reading this, I apologize that you don’t already own a Glide Electr...

How to Fix a Broken Valve

During production or shipping the valve can become loose. We strongly suggest...

O2 Retro Inflatable Paddle Board

Are you looking to purchase your first inflatable paddle board? Or looking fo...