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SUP Fitness – How many calories does paddle boarding burn?

Is Paddle Boarding a good workout? People with all body shapes, sizes and ages are engaging in paddle boarding as a fun fitness activity for a full body workout. SUPing can be a low impact or high impact exercise depending on your intensity using a…

How to Choose a Standup Paddle Board: The Three SUP models

One of the most frequently asked questions among new standup paddle boarders as well as seasoned riders is, which SUP shape is right for me? With so many different models and sizes it can be complex at times to find a paddle board specifically for…

Isle Visits the Dana Point Ocean Challenge

Paddlers & Outriggers Do Battle in Dana: The 27th Annual Dana Point Ocean Challenge hosted by the Dana Outrigger Club was a hit this year attracting several hundred stand up paddlers and outrigger racers from SoCal. We cracked it in the morning from San Diego and…

Isle Surf & SUP Warehouse Manager: Employee Spotlight with Brian

Brian is our Warehouse Manager and one of the first employees to work at Isle. Brian or as we like to call him Grimm was born and raised in San Diego. Brian is no stranger to the water as his parents used to take him…

Sunglasses & SUPs: A Waterman’s Glasses

Hoven Sunglasses Born in SD Born and raised in San Diego like ourselves Hoven has stayed true to their roots by being based in SD, the epicenter for surf culture. Having a broad audience from surf and skate to bikers and fisherman SD encompasses it…

Winter Stand Up Paddle Destinations – Northern Baja California

Enjoying a Sunset Paddle & Surf After such a slow winter for big waves in Cali the anticipation of a new large swell is always exciting and we opted to head down south to northern baja a day before the swell and do some paddling…

Isle Paddles Tulum Ruins & Playas Del Carmen Mexico

Good times on the Mayan Riviera On a paddle trip to Cancun last December after being tipped off by a friend from Brazil via Facebook we stumbled across Playas Del Carmen. A picture perfect little town situated just an hour south of Cancun. Famous for…