# 1 getting started 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 you need.
The so-called “ leash ” is very important. The line 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 home 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. Here we generally deliver all of our boards as a SET. If your board does not already have one, you should also consider a board bag . It also makes it easier for you to accommodate the 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 kitesurfing, skateboarding or longboarding: there are many different riding styles that you can follow on the board. Accordingly, you can You also have a suitable SUP board for every purpose to buy. Before you buy, you should consider which style of riding suits you best and what you plan to do with the board. This is the only way to guarantee a perfect stand up board and to avoid expensive wrong purchases.
# 3 The perfect SUP board for shallow water
You want a versatile one Buy SUP board with which you can paddle through shallow water at any time and at the same time let the impressive nature and landscape work on you? Do you want to cover long distances and enjoy extensive tours with friends , where you are less concerned with high speed and more with an unforgettable experience? Then welcome to Skinfox. The way to us was the right one.
You will be well advised with one of our all-round SUP boards, which was 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
In Germany in particular there are numerous hikers and cyclists. But why not even prefer the element of water. Many often discover stand up paddling for themselves to enjoy extensive water hikes . You glide relaxed over the surface of the water while you have enough time to really absorb the surroundings.
The water landscape in 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 attract, while in 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 calm 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 after several kilometers.
And if you got a taste of it here, you can use all of our Skinfox Standup Paddle Boards, or discover our new model "Marlin" - the Grandtourer. Our Skinfox MARLIN is equipped with a V-keel, the well-known 4-Tech L-Core technology - the touring board of the 2020 season.
# 4 Stand up paddling for the whole family - no problem with the right boards
Beautiful things are even more fun when you can experience them together . That is why there are more and more families who want to enjoy stand up paddling together. Then of course every family member needs a suitable stand up Paddle Board. But we 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 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 standup paddleboards. Our Skinfox SUP boards can even be used in pairs, as we have paid particular attention to a high load capacity. The ultimate family board is our SKINFOX WHALE . Enjoy the trip with the woman, alone or with the children and experience new adventures together.
# 6 buy SUP board - but which one? The different types in comparison
No matter where you stand up Paddle Want to buy a board - in our online shop, on Amazon or in our shop in Bad Feilnbach - you will quickly notice that the selection is enormous and especially for beginners is difficult to understand. That is why we provide you with our comparison matrix below, in which you have an overview of all the boards with the most important features. We are happy to assist you with the decision, but also by advice in our shop, Kufsteiner Strasse 58, 83075 Bad Feilnbach, or by phone, or by email.
Why a SKINFOX Standup PaddleBoard?
A SKINFOX SUP paddle # 0 # is the ultimate all-round SUP package. It is 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-Deckpad guarantees comfort support and non-slip hold. We use only the best: first-class materials for a long life. Each package contains high quality accessories and a way to convert kayaks.