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The GoPro Mountain Games is always a highlight of the summer. The Vail Valley Foundation puts on an incredible show  with many of the world’s best outdoor athletes from a variety of sports turning out to celebrate the outdoor lifestyle … Read more

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Team Rider Brittany Parker checked in with this recap of the Animas River Days event last weekend in Durango, Colorado. Photos by Heather Jackson. Durango was a pleasant surprise for the Badfish crew. We had no idea how much the … Read more

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For all of us here at Badfish SUP our season officially starts Memorial Day weekend at CKS’s Paddlefest. Paddlefest is a truly unique event hosted by CKS in Buena Vista, CO. With three unique venues (flatwater, store and river) Paddlefest … Read more

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With the proliferation of whitewater parks across the US and river specific SUP designs Read more

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Stand Up Paddling is an incredibly diverse platform for exploring water. At Badfish SUP we are paddlers, surfers and fishermen. I got my first inflatable SUP in 2007 and almost immediately saw the potential for inflatable stand up paddleboards as … Read more

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Carlsbad, CA.  August 15, 2014. Boardworks Surf will be using System X Distribution to distribute Boardworks Inflatable SUP’s and Badfish SUP products to the European Market. System X is based in the UK and distributes to retailers across Europe.  This will be … Read more

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Let’s face it…river SUP is a new sport and we are all figuring this out together. Zack and I both come from a background of teaching whitewater kayaking and as we have been designing boards together and running rivers testing … Read more

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On day one of the Outdoor Retailer Show Badfish Stand Up Paddle and our manufacturing and distribution partner Boardworks Surf are excited to announce that all the Badfish hard boards will be built in Innegra for 2015. Innegra is a … Read more

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The snow is melting in the mountains of Colorado and high water is here…can you smell it? I can. Its hard to explain the energy that runs through mountain based paddlers and surfers this time of year when the sun … Read more

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When Badfish started in Zack’s garage we had no idea if anyone else would want to surf river waves on stand up paddleboards. We just knew we were having fun, we figured there must be other paddlers out there like … Read more

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