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The Mountains are Calling

Insight and tips for beginner snowboarders. Day 1

Snowboarding – you are either born with it, or you’re not.  Yea right.  Snowboarding is difficult, and everyone must pay homage, by way of epic wipeouts, to the snowboard gods. Persistence, practice, and preparation are key to your snowboarding success.  If you’re looking for some insight, tips, and lessons learned, from a fellow beginner, then you’ve come to the right place. (more…)

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Horses on the beach during sunrise on Assateague Island

Places to Paddle: Assateague Island – Berlin, Maryland

Starting a new thing – sharing first hand information and pictures of places to paddle within Maryland.  Today’s write up is of Assateague Island National Seashore, in Berlin, MD.  Click here to read it!  Assateague is my favorite place to paddle, as well as my favorite place to camp!  Whether you are looking for a relaxing, scenic paddle or an adrenaline pumping surf session, Assateague has it all.  You can find more locations under the Paddle Boarding > Places to Paddle menu.

Float Fest 2016

Float Fest 2016 was a paddle board race that took place on June 4th at Fager’s Island, in Ocean City, Maryland.  In previous years the event was called Surf Swap, however, this year the event included a fun post-race party where people enjoyed the sunny weather, music, great food, and drinks while floating around the warm bayside waters in fun, inflatable pool floats – hence the name change to Float Fest.  (more…)

1st Annual Bay Bridge Paddle

I am a little late posting this , but I wanted to make sure I took a few minutes to write about my first paddle board race – the 1st Annual Bay Bridge Paddle.  The race took place on May 14th, 2016, at Sandy Point Beach near Annapolis, Maryland.  (more…)

Awesome App Alert: Riders

An Instagram follower (one of the two that I have) recently turned me on to a mobile app called Riders, which is a sort of Instagram/YouTube/Instructubles mash-up for action sports lovers.  After spending a few minutes playing around within the app, I fell in love with it.  (more…)