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Aug. 21, 2018 #60-232 PB1
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Surf's up on a SUP (stand-up paddle board)

By John Sievers
jsievers@postbulletin.com


Want to walk on water? Barring a miracle, the closest you might get is stand up paddle boarding. Sometimes called paddle surfing, the sport is an offshoot of traditional surfing that involves standing on a board and propelling yourself with a paddle.

My family and I recently tried it out at Chester Woods Park (8378 Hwy 14 E, Eyota). As someone who enjoys canoeing and kayaking, paddle boarding was familiar, but also refreshingly different for me. With the maneuverability of a kayak but the potential for an extended field of vision because of your elevated stance, ...

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