Stand Up Ppaddle Boarding Tips The Loco Asylum inmates (team riders) give us some of their top SUP tips for successful stand up paddling; some serious, some tongue in cheek but all offer insight – check out what they had to say.  Doug Paton Don’t drive two hours to the beach before remembering that your paddle […]

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Scoring – Know Your SUP Spot Scoring; a verb, the definition of which means to gain a point, goal or run in a competitive environment. In stand up paddle boarding terms it means something completely different. Rather than putting a glorified pig’s bladder in the back of net or notching up another mark for your […]

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If you haven't spotted the latest (August) issue of The Paddler then check it out as it features an interview with Loco boss man Joe Thwaites. Waxing lyrical about all things Loco SUP, stand up paddle boarding, getting sectioned, the UK SUP scene and where the brand is going, this is one grilling that's not be missed. The […]

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K4 Fins Review K4 fins is owned and run by intrepid vagabond wave warrior Steve Thorp. Hailing from the middle of England (Leicestershire) you’d be forgiven for thinking that the chap got hardly any water time – and yet you’d be mistaken. Thorpy clocks up more hours travelling to where it’s firing than most people have […]

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In the first of a regular series we check out other types of adrenaline sport and put them head to head with our beloved SUP. Not always instantly comparable, we’ll try and identify the differences and similarities between the chosen discipline and our everyday Loco stand up paddle boarding exploits. So pop the kettle on, […]

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