Nikki Gregg explains the stance she uses when going through rapids. She also demonstrates how you can use your paddle both as a motor and a steering wheel. Watch this video for some great whitewater tips.
The wind plays such an influence over which direction you paddle, so one of the most important techniques that you can learn for SUP is actually how to lay down and paddle against the wind. Watch this video to learn how.
Can't afford a SUP board as a gift for your favorite paddler? Buy a SUP keychain for them (mini paddle included)! The paddling.com store is now stocked with these novelty items and is selling them at a special price.
"Incredible iSUP board. Fin cuts really smoothly through the water and is quite fast once you get momentum. I've used it in really windy conditions and had no problem kicking over small waves but mainly use it for touring and fitness."