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Do you speak German? Neither do we!

Last week, we traveled to Nürnberg, Germany for PaddleExpo.  The fair started in 2003 and is now one of the leading water sports expos in the world.  All types of manufacturers and products are found here, and SOL is excited to be in the mix.  We are looking to meet other SUP fanatics and water sports…

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That time Pearl Jam came to Town

Not a river festival, or an outdoor recreation festival of any kind, we love hanging out at The Ride fest. This year, one of Telluride’s newest festivals brought Pearl Jam to the Town Park stage. The vibe in the park was off the hook as Eddie Vedder’s voice resonated through the box canyon walls.  …

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Telluride 4th of July

The Telluride 4th of July parade has to be the one event we look forward to most every year. We love being able to celebrate our independence in our home town with all of our friends and family! Telluride’s 4th of July celebration draws huge crowds, lots of laughs and ends up being huge sopping…

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Bringing the Fiesta to GoPro Mountain Games

We had a blast this past weekend at GoPoro Mountain Games 2016 in Vail, Colorado. The SOLfiesta, our new 6-person stand up party barge was a huge hit as friends old and new teamed up to tackle the whitewater in Gore Creek. Bringing the Fiesta to GoPro Mountain Games from SOL Paddle Boards on Vimeo.…

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El Rio de Nuestra Señora de Dolores

El Rio de Nuestra Señora de Dolores, a scenic 241 mile-long tributary of the Colorado River, full of excitement and beauty, winding thru miles of untouched wilderness, and is rarely seen today. Typically sucked dry, year after year by “use it or loose it” water regulations, the Dolores River is left behind with nothing but…

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The Golden Games 2016

This past weekend we were on to our next river festival for some whitewater, river surf action. We headed east on I-70 to Golden, CO for The Golden Games 2016, located at the beautiful Clear Creek Whitewater Park. Stoke level during the down river SUP races, the SUP cross events and the river surfing competitions…

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2016 Moab Back of Beyond SUP Race

Every spring, just as the mountains of Colorado begin to thaw, the desert beckons and we migrate west to warm our toes. With pleasantly hot day time temperatures, cool, starry nights and the Colorado River beginning to rise, we kick off our river season with one of our favorite events. The Moab Back of Beyond…

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Abe Herrera

After meeting the SOL team at the FibArk Festival in Salida, CO a bond was formed immediately. I have been with SOL for 3 years and “it has been the best time of my life.” I am native of Ecuador but American at heart. The river is that place where I spend most of my…

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Sean Kearns

I enjoy lakes, rivers, whitewater, river surfing, and overnight self supported SUP camping trips. The greatest freedom of all is the ability to look down into the clear water as you cruise them, to be tall enough to see over the river embankments and see the wonderful wildlife/nature, and the ability to jump off at…

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Sarah Szczech

Hi! My name is Sarah Szczech, a.k.a. Shakti. I am a Licensed Massage Therapist(LMT). Practicing the art of healing for 9 1/2 years and have been healing Telluride, Colorado since 2012. Specializing in Deep tissue, Thai massage, Swedish massage, Reflexology, Hot Stone, and Prenatal Massage. I love to travel and get outside; As an avid rock climber, yogini, slackliner, hula hooper, hiker, stand…

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