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  • Dominic DiMaggio new Brand Manager North America

    NSP welcomes Dominic DiMaggio as Brand Manager of North America. To Dominic, who lives in Socal, taking on the expansion and promotion of a brand he is already intimately familiar with is a logical choice. Working from the distribution office in Carlsbad, Dominic is focused on advancing NSP’s vision on surf, SUP, race and foiling. “We…
  • Thailand Transformation with Flow World Travel

    Jessica and Rob are NSP ambassadors, intimately tied to the sport of stand-up paddling and with inexplicable itch to travel the world. As such, Rob owns Flow World Travel, a travel organization combining exotic adventures with the perks of travelling in a group of like-minded souls. Have a look at their website if you want to…
  • Dutch Teamrider Morene Dekker

    Morene joins NSP as an accomplished long-distance paddler and engaged waterwoman who loves to explore the waterways of the Netherlands, alone or together with M & M clients from M&M SUP Amsterdam. Coming from a background in journalism, she made the change from working indoors to outdoors and hasn't looked back since. So anyone looking to check…
  • Is Stand Up Paddleboard Racing dying?

    What Made me Start Racing All about fun times with this crew in Hood River, 2018. A downwind paddle with Gorge Performance Arriving on the beach. Nervous. Scared. Sweating palms. Wondering if I made the wrong decision. Do I really want to race my stand up paddleboard? Seven years ago. I was introduced to stand…
  • NSP’s CocoFlax Technology wins “Product of the Year” at 2019 Paddle Expo

    Last week saw the Paddle Expo in Nürnberg, Germany. Lauded as one of the biggest conventions in the industry, manufacturers and retailers come together to discuss trends, product development and of course to present their current line-up. In that vein, the Product of the Year award is a tradition of the expo where manufacturers have…
  • 2019 New CocoFlax construction now available

    10.10.2019 Update: CocoFlax technology was voted "Product of the Year" at the Paddle Expo 2019 in Nuremberg, Germany Building on the success of NSP’s patented pending CocoMat technology, both NSP surfboards and stand-up paddle boards will benefit from new CocoFlax technology in the 2019 line up. For SUP, the Cruiser, Allrounder and the DC Surf…
  • Paul Jonesy Wins 10′ SUP Longboard Division at 12 Towers

      Paul Jonesy shows us that age doesn’t matter! After fighting the heat and battling a stacked field of International Pro riders, Jonesy was able to make his way to the top spot of the podium in the over 40 age group. The grueling 15km distance race normally showcases the skills of the top, down-winding…

  • NSP Racing Takes 2nd and 4th at 12 Towers

      As the 2018 SUP Racing season kicks off this weekend at the 12 Towers Ocean Race in Australia, our NSP racing team put on a great showing considering they were well prepared for what is normally a downwinder. The wind didn’t cooperate and the racers found themselves battling hard on a very flat course.…

  • Gla Gla Race: Behind the Scenes with Travis Grant

    Gla Gla Race: Behind the Scenes with Travis Grant Heaps of snow and hundreds of racers gathering in the French Alps, can only mean one thing… Gla Gla SUP Racing. Over 500 stand up paddle board racers participated in the largest SUP event to date. We have all seen the live updates, we know the winners……

  • SUP Examiner Reviews Puma 14×23.5

    Board Review: NSP Puma 14×23.5 Review by Michael Kelley,  republished in full with permission thanks to www.supexaminer.com, photos by IanClampett. In the short history of modern SUP design, most racing boards were designed like sharp-edged destroyers that sliced through the water. The idea is for the bow to pierce through the water and then for…

  • NSP visits the Mentawai Islands

    NSP visits the Mentawai Islands With thanks to the crew and friends at www.ratumotu.com NSP Surf recently visited some of the most secluded beaches on the planet on the Mentawai Islands, 150 kilometers off the western coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. The beauty of a simple bonfire on the beach after an amazing surf session  with…

  • NSP Shop Of The Week – Puerto Rico : Rebuilding after Hurricane Maria! !

    NSP & Puerto Rico : Rebuilding after Hurricane Maria! We know the island took a huge hit from Hurricane Maria. But it looks like you guys are back on the water! How’s everything and everyone on the island? After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has been rebuilding from the destruction of its direct strike.  It will take…

  • “My job is to share my passion connecting with people across the globe”

    1) Who is Jeramie Vaine? A 38 years old traveler, a lover of all things water, a student and a teacher. With passion to grow as much as humanly possible. Every time I arrive on the water, my mat, board or in the midst of exploring. Growing up on a small lake in Central New…

  • 2018 NSP Elements Fish Action + Review

    Kirsty Delport rides the NSP Elements Fish. More details about the board > https://goo.gl/sVeHWf

  • 2018 NSP Elements Longboard Action + Review

    NSP’s surf range is refreshed for 2018. Check ’em out and catch some wave action during your Christmas holidays! Here a nice little preview of what to expect from our new longboards! More info about the board > https://www.nspsurfboards.com/product/elements-longboard/ Video link > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QgzRSC_UEKE  

  • Australia, France, Singapore, New Zealand! Intense and successful weekend of racing all over the world!

    The 2017 season is officially over, it has been a successful year for Team NSP and it’s ended amazingly! This weekend was a great representation of the entire season! Titouan Puyo 2nd, Travis Grant 5th, Dale Chapman 1st over 50’s and Alain Teurquetil 2nd over 50’s at the King Of The Cut in Perth, Australia…

  • NSP PU Heritage Series – Hand-Crafted Surfboards At Their Finest!

      Designed and shaped by legendary Australian surfer/shaper Kym Thompson. These polyurethane boards are laminated with high end cloth and feature a traditional tinted gloss resin finish.   Soulful longboard for the purest log rider seeking classic style and that endless glide! Sizes : 9’6″ x 23″ / 10’0″ x 23″   Aggressive high performance longboards that break…

  • Jorge Venancio’s interview: “Portugal is undoubtedly one of the best places in the world to surf”

    Who is Jorge? How did you get into Surfing? My name is Jorge and I have 45 years old. I was born in Mozambique and came to Portugal at the age of 4 to live in Parede, a small village near the beach, 10 minutes from Cascais, 20 minutes from Lisbon. Being close to the beach,…

  • 2018 NSP SLX – Oozing With Style

    The Super X range has evolved from riders demanding a focus on performance longboarding and exceptional surf versatility. Fins included: Wave 6 + 2 x J3   The DC Surf X creates the ultimate performance quiver to cover all conditions. Fins included: 3 x J3

  • “Stand-Up Paddle Pro Racer – the most memorable year of my life” NSP’s Marcus Hansen

    “Stand-Up Paddle Pro Racer – the most memorable year of my life” NSP’s Marcus Hansen 1) For people who don’t know you yet, who is Marcus Hansen? I am 24 years old and sport is my life. Sailing was my main sport previously. I represented New Zealand in sailing from the age of 13. I…

  • True performance soft surfboards from NSP!

    True performance soft surfboards from NSP! NSP P2 soft surfboards are the ultimate boards for intermediates, beginners, rentals and surf schools. These wave catching machines will have you surfing in no time. Upgrade the FCS compatible fins and unleash performance that will put a smile on any surfers face.  

  • Travis Grant: “the most hardcore race in the history of SUP!” – RedBull Heavy water’s story

    Travis Grant: “we all kind of switched from “race mode” to, “let’s maybe play it safe” mode When did you arrive at Ocean Beach, San Francisco?  I took the late “red eye” flight on Thursday night from Hawaii to San Fransisco.  Not an ideal situation considering the task that lay ahead of me. I have a super busy…

  • NSP is going seriously sustainable!

    NSP is going seriously sustainable! By the end of 2017, 90 percent of all NSP boards will proudly display Sustainable Surf’s ECOBOARD Project logo, acknowledging the company’s focus and commitment to making more sustainable surf craft. “The brand values of NSP, Nature – Science – Passion, are deeply embedded into every board, so the team…

  • 2018 NSP CocoMat – Lighter – Faster – Stronger!

    2018 NSP CocoMat – Lighter – Faster – Stronger! NSP CocoMat technology utilizes raw coconut fiber waste from naturally sustainable plantations. These boards are light and strong. This proprietary, patent pending technology from NSP creates a visually unique board with an unmatched strength to weight ratio. Click here to know more. 2018 NSP Cruise Great boards for…

  • Video FOIL – Travis Grant testing and developing the NSP’s next chapter –

     VIDEO FOIL – Travis Grant testing and developing the NSP’s next chapter – NSP’s Travis Grant enjoying the ultimate surprise for next season!  A lot of R&D with our shapers and riders to develop this foil board. Designed for the intermediate to expert SUP and surfer. Be ready! NSP will surprise you beyond your wildest…

  • Epic weekend racing at PPG – Photo and Video summary

    Thanks to everyone that made the 2017 Pacific Paddle Games so special, here’s the first part of our recap.  Lots of fun during the first day! Thanks to Ryan Guay for sharing us great action shots throughout the weekend! SUP Racer with Travis Grant after the long distance. To follow SUP Racer’s Instagram > Click here NSP’s…

  • NSP partnership with coconut water producer Harmless Harvest!

    For 2018 we are proud to announce our partnership with coconut water producer Harmless Harvest who will supply NSP with coconut husk waste from Organic for Life – Social & Fair Trade Certificated organic farms, to be used in our Cocomat technology. Started in 2009, Harmless Harvest is a progressive food & beverage initiative set to demonstrate…

  • In the beginning…

    In the Beginning NSP was born in 2001 from the vision of Bruce “Buzz” Hansen, a life-long surfer, skater and allround waterman. While working in Maui as a custom surfboard builder Buzz had an epiphany for producing affordable, versatile, durable and great performing surfboards. Buzz correctly realized there were everyday surfers that needed an affordable…

  • – NSP SUPER X – SUP longboarding in style!

    – NSP SUPER X – SUP longboarding in style! Oozing with style, the NSP Super X range has evolved from riders demanding a focus on performance longboarding and exceptional surf versatility! NSP’s signature 10ft model has been dubbed the”quiver killer”. Effortless to ride with less rocker in the nose and more in the tail it…