RACES

  1. YOLO Board's Garrett Fletcher Takes 1st at Florida Cup and Paddle at the Rock

    YOLO Board's Garrett Fletcher Takes 1st at Florida Cup and Paddle at the Rock
    Some people call him "The Beast from the East."  We call him "G."  He is an amazing paddler and an even better person.  He took 1st place at the 9-mile Florida Cup on May 14th and last weekend at the 7-mile Paddle at the Rock.  Way to go "G"!! Other notables: Karen Mirlenbrink took 3rd in her division at...
  2. YOLO At The Disco!

    YOLO At The Disco!
    The 1st race of the YOLO Board Relay Series was awesome!!  Our disco-themed paddlers had a ball and the spectators loved seeing the festivities.  Hope you can join us for the next one.  You can sign up your team for both or just one of the remaining events.  The remaining dates are June 16 and July 21.  See more pics...
  3. YOLO Relay Starts Tonight!

    YOLO Relay Starts Tonight!
    The 9th Annual Relay Series presented by Garden of Life starts tonight at The Bay Restaurant.  Special Olympic athletes start at 4:30, Ladies 5:30, Men 6, CoEd 6:30. Registration of 3-person teams available at the event. Here is a clip from this morning's news: http://www.wjhg.com/news/newschannel7today/headlines/2016-YOLO-Board-Relay-Series--380093521.html Hope to see you there!
  4. Carolina Cup Race this weekend!

    Carolina Cup Race this weekend!
    Good luck to all racers this weekend at the largest SUP race on the East Coast...the Carolina Cup!  Visit team YOLO in our booth at the event.  EJ, Westy, Garrett, Leah, Jessie and Lauren will be stand up paddleboard racing, and Andie, Curt and Randy as well as Amy from Chicago Paddle Co., will be repping the brand.  Should...
  5. 2016 YOLO Relay Series presented by Garden of Life!

    2016 YOLO Relay Series presented by Garden of Life!
    We are stoked to release the poster for the 2016 YOLO Board Relay Series with artwork by Gordie Hinds and graphics by Jake Meyer.  May 19, June 16 and July 21 are the dates for our 9th series presented by Garden of Life!  Once again, The Bay Restaurant will once again be the perfect venue for the event. Our...
  6. YOLO Wins At Mongoose Cup

    YOLO Wins At Mongoose Cup
    It was a great weekend in San Diego at the Mongoose Cup SUP race for the YOLO family. Team captain EJ Johnson took 1st in his division in the 14' Technical Course. Team Riders Ingo and Ehiku Radamacher took 3rd and 2nd, respectively, in their divisions. Even more wonderful than the podium finishes was the camaraderie between the paddlers...
  7. Jessie Benson-Empowering Women Through SUP

    Jessie Benson-Empowering Women Through SUP
    BALTIMORE, Maryland - When I first picked up a paddle and stood on a board in 2010 I felt scared, shaky and out of my element. But after an hour on the water I returned my board feeling confident; if I could go from falling every five seconds to walking on water in the middle of the Gulf of...
  8. DO YOU HAVE A RACE DAY ROUTINE?

    DO YOU HAVE A RACE DAY ROUTINE?
    Do you need a race day routine? Having a routine including mental preparation helps you to be organized and systematic before a race and or training session. It helps you get ‘in the zone’. Most athletes have a standard warm-up they go through before competing that typically includes stretching, running, drills, and or tactical practice. Athletes individualize their warm up...
  9. Karen's Downwind SUP Survival Tips & SUP Kit

    Karen's Downwind SUP Survival Tips & SUP Kit
    My downwind kit.  By: Karen Mirlenbrink   I have been paddling for just short of half of my life. I’m blown away to think that it has been that long. I started paddling in 1998, and was downwinding surfski’s by 2000. It didn’t take long for me to figure out how to downwind other crafts, from outrigger to, eventually, SUP...
  10. Paddleboard race to take over 13 miles of Mississippi River.

    Paddleboard race to take over 13 miles of Mississippi River.
      By Chelsea Brasted, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune   For the third time in three years, the Mississippi River will shut down for a 13 mile stretch in Baton Rouge. Instead of the big engines on tankers and ferryboats churning the murky grey water, about 225 smaller vessels will glide from downtown to the L'Auberge Casino.   The Big River...

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