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"How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly ocean." Arthur C. Clarke

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SUP Boarder Mag Review - The new 2022 Byron All-Rounder
Our 2022 Byron All-Rounder was recently featured in SUPboarder! It was reviewed by Beau Nixon he competed on the APP World Tour and also won the Australian SUP surfing championship!
23 Mar 2022
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The HONU board story
The inspiration and story behind naming our boards and thier colors
11 Mar 2022
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Why We Make 4.7” Paddleboards?
There are three main reasons that make 4.7" SUPs more superior than thicker SUPs: connection to the water, stability, and overall performance. We now have customers that sell or send back their reputable 6” board once they realize its weight and/or get it out on the water. Read more about why we make 4.7" boards here.
14 Jan 2022
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Honu Sorrento: "One of the stiffest boards we have ever used!

We were so busy in the lead up to Christmas that we did not see the release of the SUP Boarder Mag review of the 2022 Sorrento.

We knew we had designed something very special. 
We thought it had the potential to be considered an industry benchmark
We were waiting nervously to hear what the SUP Boarder crew thought.... 

28 Dec 2021
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Introducing the 2022 Honu Sorrrento
While the Sorrento was winning awards against the best in the world, we were out of stock in Australia and unsure if we would even have a new Sorrento for the 2022 season. This was because of the complex rail construction we were trying to achieve and were still in the middle of testing mid-year.
02 Dec 2021
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9 Essentials to Bring When You Go SUP'ing
Have you ever wondered what exactly to pack for whenever you go SUP'ing? We've listed them down for you. Before you head out to the water, these are the SUP essentials to have ready with you.
12 Nov 2021
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Why Choose an Inflatable SUP Over a Fiberglass Board?

No discussion of why you should choose an inflatable SUP is complete without first addressing the big question: Hardboard OR Inflatable? 

If performance is your most important consideration, then a hardboard is for you--or at least that is what you'll often be told. But while this is correct in most instances, it isn't absolutely right. Even when you put aside all the distinct transport and storage advantages, inflatable SUPs perform better in some cases...

15 Oct 2021
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Honu's New Board Release: The FAIRLIGHT
These past few months, we have been working really hard on the design and construction of our newest board, the Fairlight. Its got a slightly different purpose and function, and even more stability than our existing all-rounder SUP. Read on to find out more about it.
10 Sep 2021
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What to Look for in a Stand-Up Paddleboard (SUP)
How do you go about finding the right SUP just for you? What are the qualities to look for and what should you avoid? There is so much information out there and the best thing you can do is arm yourself with some knowledge so at the very least, you know what questions to ask. We've listed three basic questions you should have the answers to before buying a SUP.
19 Jul 2021