Posts from the ‘Destinations’ Category

  • Kalama Kamp–What is it, and who is it intended for?

    April 28th, 2011 | Destinations, Instruction, Reviews | Casey Gotcher | 2 Comments

      A few weeks ago, I had the great privilege to sit down with Dave for an hour or so, to discuss a passion of his; Kalama Kamp.  I have spoken to his partner in the camps, Brody Welte about Kalama Kamp several times over the last few months, and got a pretty good perspective […]

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  • SUP Gladiator Ambassador Award–“Uncle George” Kalilikane

    April 27th, 2011 | Destinations, SUP Gladiators | Casey Gotcher | 1 Comment

      Last summer my wife and I traveled to the motherland of SUP, Hawaii.  Our first stop was the island of Oahu.  A few months prior to our trip,  I had become Facebook friends with Sam Pa’e, who as many of you know, is a legendary waterman and SUP Surfer in Hawaii.  Sam invited Tanya […]

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  • HIHO BVI Sailing and SUP trip–A Vacation you will never forget

    April 10th, 2011 | Destinations | Casey Gotcher | No Comments This July marks my 40th Birthday.  Tanya and I typically take a vacation together somewhere to celebrate our anniversary, which also have happens to be in July.  We typically like to seek out Paddle Destinations, now that we are so involved in this sport, and love seeing the beauty of God’s Creation from […]

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  • 9 wondrous water caves

    March 20th, 2011 | Destinations | Casey Gotcher | 2 Comments

      If you are anything like me, one of your favorite things about the sport of Stand Up Paddling, is its ability to provide you with unique opportunities to see things you might not otherwise see.  In addition, you get to see them from some new and interesting perspectives, that you wouldn’t otherwise see from […]

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  • Awesome Video–Blueline Surf Team in Sri Lanka

    March 16th, 2011 | Destinations | Casey Gotcher | No Comments

      This is not your typical Youtube style surf video.  This is very professional.  Peter Trow did an amazing job putting this together.  Matt Becker is really an impressive surfer, and Genelle Ives is….well in the words of Charles Barkly, “She’s Purty.”  She is a pretty good surfer too.  All in all, a great video.  […]

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  • SUP Surfing compliments of an Oil Tanker wake–C4 Crew

    February 20th, 2011 | Destinations, SUP Gladiators | Casey Gotcher | No Comments

     When people think of surfing in Texas, they automatically think of oil tanker surfing.  I guess pretty much every surfer on the planet has seen Step Into Liquid.  I can’t go anywhere outside of Texas and not get asked about this, when a surfer finds out I Stand Up Paddle or surf.  Turns out we […]

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  • Austin Texas–SUP City USA

    February 12th, 2011 | Destinations | Casey Gotcher | 1 Comment

      Intro While Austin is more commonly known as “The Live Music Capitol of the World,” I would like to make an argument for a second identity.  SUP City USA.  I do not make this argument without proper cause, at least in my estimation.    The Case for Austin Outside of maybe the Honolulu/Waikiki Beach […]

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