Inflatable SUP Accessories Archive

The NIXY Electric Paddle Board Pump is a fantastic option if you’re looking for a more convenient way to pump up your inflatable SUP. This well-built 12V DC iSUP pump will quickly inflate your inflatable paddle boards to the desired air pressure, and it’s capable of inflating boards all the way to 20 PSI. In addition to , Irvine, California-based NIXY Sports has a very nice range of affordable, high-quality inflatable paddle boards and other accessories. In this review of NIXY’s electric iSUP pump, we’ll take a look at its features, what’s included, how to use it, inflation speed, warranty, and more. Features & What’s Included The NIXY electric paddle board pump shares a similar design to several other pumps on the market, but NIXY […]

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If you want the very best for your four-legged paddling partner, the is the Rolls-Royce of dog life jackets. This doggy life vest is built incredibly well and is designed for maximum comfort and long-term durability. Many newcomers to the sport of stand up paddle boarding are unaware of the importance of using a dog life jacket for SUP pup safety. It is widely believed that dogs don’t need a PFD (personal flotation device) if they are good swimmers, but nothing could be further from the truth. There are basically three main reasons why it’s important to get a life jacket for your dog… The brightly-colored vest and reflective material help boaters to spot your dog in the water It will support your dog in […]

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Brand new for 2018, the Aqua Marina Premium Wheely Backpack is a great option for those who need a more substantial carrying bag than the company’s standard Magic Backpack. The Magic Backpack is currently the backpack that comes with most of this year’s Aqua Marina SUPs, and while it definitely does the job, it’s quite basic and isn’t an ideal solution if you’re planning to do some serious traveling with your board. Aqua Marina Wheeled SUP Backpack Review: Bag Overview Featuring twin roller wheels and a durable build, Aqua Marina’s Premium Wheely SUP Backpack makes it so easy to transport your board. This eye-catching SUP carrying bag has a super accessible clamshell design that opens up nice and wide, giving you the ability to easily […]

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The 60L OverBoard Waterproof Dry Tube Backpack is a generously-sized bag that is perfect for SUP touring and expeditions, camping, and multi-day outdoor adventures where maintaining dry gear is a top priority. We’re big fans of OverBoard dry bags, and while a bag of this size is not suitable for everyone, it’s a solid choice if you’re looking for an oversized dry bag with a ton of carrying capacity. OverBoard dry bags are well-known for being durable, dependable, and feature-rich. The company has an impressive range of waterproof bags, and they put all of their designs through a demanding set of rigorous tests to ensure that their gear is suitable for serious use. In this review of the 60L OverBoard Dry Tube Backpack, we’ll discuss […]

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Waterproof fanny packs are a great SUP accessory to have — they are comfortable, convenient, and do a fantastic job of keeping your wallet, keys, phone, camera, and other small accessories dry. For many paddlers, a regular-sized dry bag is overkill when you only need to stash away a few small items, and a waterproof waist pack is the perfect option for these times. When it comes to dry bags and waterproof pouches, we probably don’t need to tell you how important it is to choose carefully. Buying the cheapest waterproof protection for your valuables can often result in hundreds or even thousands of dollars of ruined electronics and other items due to leaks, so it’s far better to focus on reliability and overall quality […]

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The Mountain Khakis Equatorial Short is a fantastic option for those times when you’re going to be out paddling and want to look a bit more presentable for lunch at a restaurant or exploring around town. These are incredibly versatile shorts, and they’re also a perfect choice for hiking, travel, sailing, cruises, and just about anything else you can think of… A more formal alternative to traditional boardshorts, are currently available in three classic colors: Retro Khaki, Willow, and Stone. With a zippered fly, button closure, and belt loops, they feature the traditional styling of normal khaki shorts. These lightweight, super packable shorts feature a comfortable, relaxed fit and they’re made with a quick-drying fabric that’s abrasion-resistant and water repellent. The extremely high-density nylon weave […]

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The OverBoard Classic Waterproof Backpack is an extremely well-made bag that looks great and does a fantastic job of protecting gear from water, dust, dirt, and sand. Available in 20L, 30L, and 45L sizes, this versatile, backpack-style dry bag is loaded with impressive features that serious paddlers are sure to appreciate, and it has quickly become our go-to backpack for daily use. OverBoard is a global company that’s widely recognized as an industry leader when it comes to waterproof bags. Their growing lineup of high-quality dry bags and waterproof cases is subjected to rigorous testing, resulting in a product line that’s built to withstand the most extreme of conditions. OverBoard takes product design and testing very seriously, and to ensure that their product line meets […]

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In addition to Earth River SUP’s great lineup of inflatable paddle boards, The company has a nice range of accessories including waterproof dry bags. The Earth River SUP dry bag line is currently available in four sizes (5L, 10L, 20L, and 30L), and in this review, we’ll be taking a look at their 10L bag. Earth River SUP’s 10L bag is the perfect size for an afternoon on the water, offering plenty of room for a DSLR camera, towel, change of clothes, and other small accessories… Earth River SUP 10L Dry Bag Overview The has some really nice features which differentiates it from many of the other waterproof bags on the market. For starters, this bag has a see-through panel on the front which extends […]

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The MTI Adventurewear SUP Leash Release Belt is an important safety accessory to have for whitewater paddling. While SUP leashes are perfect for flatwater paddling, surfing waves, etc., they can actually be really dangerous when you’re dealing with river rapids. is designed to work with your regular SUP leash, giving you a quick and easy way to safely disconnect from your leash in the event that it gets caught or tangled. The use of standalone SUP leashes in whitewater conditions has resulted in paddler deaths, and these unfortunate tragedies could have been prevented by using this simple and affordable SUP safety accessory. MTI SUP Leash Release Belt Design, Installation, and Use The design of MTI’s SUP Leash Release Belt is actually quite simple, and it pairs […]

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New to the NIXY inflatable SUP lineup for 2018 is a completely revamped, premium wheeled SUP backpack. NIXY’s new iSUP backpack features top-shelf build quality and a unique design that really makes it stand out from other inflatable paddle board backpacks on the market… NIXY Wheeled iSUP Bag Review: Backpack Overview Measuring 40″ x 18″ x 11″, NIXY’s new iSUP backpack is roomy enough to accommodate any normal-sized inflatable SUP, along with a pump, paddle, and other small accessories. The bag is made out of a durable nylon material and it features double-stitched seams and high quality zippers. It’s pictured here with the brand new 12’6″ NIXY Manhattan touring board. On the front of the bag is a large external storage pocket that is big enough […]

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