14' Loco Motion iSUP on public transport during pandemic

Paddle boarding the River Treene in Germany

The River Treene is a 59mile long rightbank tributary to the river Eider in Schleswigholstein, northern Germany, and runs from Angeln to Friedrichstadt. It was formed 14,000 years ago when the glaciers subsided, you can still see evidence of this on the river banks at the northern part of the river. From antiquity to middle ages, the Treene , and trading harbour Hollingstedt, served as a shipping route between North Sea and Baltic Sea to avoid the dangerous circumnavigation of...

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Could Paddle Boarding Be Your New Gym Workout?

Corona virus is everywhere and the media are certainly fanning the flames of panic but what are we supposed to do? We can’t all just stop working, socialising and exercising! We’re told covid-19 presents the highest risk for the elderly and those with weak immune systems but then we hear about 30 year olds dying from it in Italy, so what can we take as gospel? The government’s latest update to postpone/cancel large events, avoid socialising where possible and encourage...

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Loco 14' Motion Air iSUP

Loco iSUP Ambassadors & Riders Wanted For 2017

Loco iSUP Ambassadors & Riders Wanted For 2017 Despite Loco's long held view that composite boards offer much better performance in both competitive wave and serious race environments; newbies, schools, those with limited storage/transport options and of course travelling paddlers seem to like inflatable boards so we've come to the conclusion that we might have been missing a trick the last couple of years. With this in mind, we developed a dynamic and well thought out range of premium iSUPs for...

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Louis riding 14' Loco Motion Carbon Raceboard

Rehydration Tips for SUP Racers

Rehydration Tips for SUP Racers I’ve been asked by boss man Joey T to do a ‘semi-regular’ blog on race training, and finally sat down to put something in writing over the weekend! I’m still new to the world of SUP though have previously competed in other sports to a decent level as well as studying  Sport and Exercise, and working within the gym industry. I am feeling my way with training in terms of the biomechanics, and slowly coming...

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Louis on Loco Motion Raceboard Sunset

Louis Kirchell Joins The Loco SUP Race Team

Louis Kirchell Joins The Loco SUP Race Team Hi, I'm Louis and a huge water sports enthusiast. My love for the water began as a child on dinghies before moving into windsurfing where I managed to make the GB squad and competed in a vast number of national and international race competitions. After a number of years away from the water, where I played representative rugby and completed 3 Ironman triathlons I was looking to get back on the water....

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The Search 2016 – SUP Surf Kite & Windsurf Riders Wanted

  The Search 2016 - SUP Surf Kite & Windsurf Riders Wanted After another fantastic year Loco is now poised to monopolise on it's consistent programme of R&D. Our boards have never been better and with positive feedback from the magazines, existing team and a wide selection of objective testers we're undoubtedly one of the UK's most exciting water sports brands with an extensive range of SUP, surf and kite shapes. Constructions have also been given a complete overhaul for 2016 and...

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lella holding 12'6'' Loco Carbon Racer

Lella Heathcote joins to the Loco SUP Race Team

Lella Heathcote joins to the Loco SUP Race Team We first bumped into the Heathcote family a couple of years ago when we were down exhibiting at the National Water Sports Festival at Hayling Island where Dad Richard came over to demo one of our carbon racers which were attracting a lot of interest even back then. We hoped that he might buy one on the day but he never returned so we'd pretty much written off seeing him again.   It...

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Loco 2016 Team Rider and Ambassador Programme

Loco 2016 Team Rider and Ambassador Programme After another fantastic year we're starting to to see some real interest in our extensive range of products both domestically and overseas. With our new boards set to land next month we're looking to bolster our team with some motivated riders and ambassadors across our SUP, surf and kite production boards. We'll also be working with an established UK factory to offer custom windsurf boards which should interest those looking for a bespoke...

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2015 Loco Close Out Sale

2015 Loco Close Out Sale

2015 Loco Close Out Sale Hey Locos! After another fantastic season we're down to our last few boards which we're looking to pass on at some great discounts ahead of the new boards landing next month. With prices starting from as little as £499 on new, carbon short SUPs for under £900 and some great ex demo and ex team offers there is no better time to get a Loco SUP under your feet. Please click here for our full range of...

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Loco SUP Demo

Try SUP for FREE in the North of England with Loco

Why not try SUP for free in the North of England with Loco? With the onset of the summer holidays we've decided to get amongst it at our local beaches and will be running a series of demo days in Yorkshire, Teesside, Tyne & Wear and Northumberland. The first event is planned for this Saturday the 25th July and will take place at Tynemouth Longsands kicking off at 9am. We'll be bringing along demo boards from our extensive SUP range as...

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