# 1 entry into Stand up paddling - everything you need for your new hobby
As with any sport, you need the right accessories - this also applies to stand up paddling. Of course, nothing works without a paddle and board . With the Buying a SUP board and choosing a paddle is not enough, because there are a few more things that you need.
The so-called " leash " is very important. The leash creates the connection between you and the board and is therefore attached once to the end of the board and once to your ankle . Should you really fall off the board, your SUP board cannot drift away through the leash, which is particularly advantageous in the open sea, in rivers or on your local lakes. Furthermore, a wetsuit is recommended if you want to enjoy the SUP pleasure on bad weather days or in the cold season. As a rule, storage is also an issue for us SUP board paddlers. But here we generally deliver all our boards as a SET. If your board doesn't have one yet, you should also consider a board bag . It also makes it easier for you to store your board , SUP paddle, repair kit, pump , fin and leash .
# 2 There is a suitable SUP board for every purpose
Stand up paddling is similar to kite surfing, skateboarding or longboarding: There are many different driving styles that you can follow with the board. Accordingly, you can You also have a suitable SUP board for every purpose to buy. Before you buy, you should therefore think about which riding style suits you best and what exactly you intend to do with the board. This is the only way to guarantee you will find a perfect stand up board and avoid expensive bad purchases.
# 3 The perfect SUP board for flat water
You want a versatile one Buy a SUP board With which you can paddle through shallow water at any time and at the same time let the impressive nature and landscape affect you? Do you want to cover long distances and enjoy extensive tours with friends where you are less concerned with high speed than with an unforgettable experience? Then a warm welcome to Skinfox. The way to us was already the right one.
You will be well advised with one of our all-round SUP boards, which were specially developed for touring and cruising . It is characterized by a long and narrow construction , which makes paddling particularly effortless. Even smaller waves cannot harm our SUP boards. In principle, however, they are intended for shallow, calm water.
# 5 Touring and cruiser boards are ideal for long water hikes
There are numerous hikers and cyclists in Germany in particular. But why not prefer the element water? Many people often discover stand up paddling for themselves in order to enjoy long water hikes . You glide relaxed over the surface of the water while you have enough time to soak up the surroundings.
The water landscape of Germany is suitable for such tours with the stand up paddle Board perfect.
Every season is equally worth a tour: In spring, fragrant and colorful flowers and the chirping of birds beckon, while autumn, for example, impresses with its golden, orange and red splashes of color.
There are special cruisers and touring boards for long water hikes. They are especially suitable for still waters such as streams, ponds, lakes and calm rivers. Thanks to their special shape, paddling on these boards is extremely easy, so that you still have enough power reserves even after several kilometers.
And if you got a taste for it here, you can use all of our Skinfox Standup Paddle Boards or discover our new model "Marlin" - the Grandtourer. Our Skinfox MARLIN - the touring board of the 2020 season - is equipped with a V-keel, the well-known 4-Tech L-Core technology.
# 4 Stand up paddling for the whole family - no problem with the right boards
Beautiful things bring even more joy when you can experience them together . That is why there are more and more families who want to enjoy stand up paddling all together. Then of course every family member needs a suitable stand up Paddle Board. But we have also thought of you here.
In this context, we recommend flexible all-round SUP boards for adults. Such as: the Skinfox Seahorse or the slightly wider Skinfox TURTLE . They are suitable for longer tours with the whole family, which are perfect for leaving everyday stress behind and experiencing unique moments.
So that the kids also have a lot of fun with stand up paddling, you can also do this buy a special SUP board. But to have fun with the family you don't always have to buy 2, 3 or even 4 stand-up paddleboards. Our Skinfox SUP boards can even be used by two, as we have paid special attention to a high load capacity. The ultimate family board is our SKINFOX WHALE . Enjoy the excursion with the woman, alone or with the children and experience new adventures together.
# 6 buy a SUP board - but which one? The different types in comparison
No matter where you put your stand up Paddle Want to buy a board - in our online shop, at Amazon or in our store in Bad Feilnbach - you will quickly notice that the selection is enormous and, especially for beginners, hardly manageable. That's why we provide you with our comparison matrix below, in which you have an overview of all boards with the most important features. We would also be happy to support you in your decision, with advice in our shop, Kufsteiner Strasse 58, 83075 Bad Feilnbach, or by telephone or email.
Why a SKINFOX Standup PaddleBoard?
A SKINFOX SUP paddle board is the ultimate all-round SUP package. It's so good that you can actually feel the difference in every way including transportation and storage. Thanks to the innovative 4-TECH-L-CORE technology, our inflatable paddleboards are very stable, extremely robust and incredibly durable. Inner fiber core of 25,000 polyester threads per cm² 4-layer PRE-laminated fabric material DROP-STICH technology EVA Diamond cover pad guarantees comfort support and a non-slip grip. We only use the best: first-class materials for a long service life. Each package contains high quality accessories and a kayak conversion option.