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 [...]

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 [...]

Sarah Tiefenthaler is NSP’s global Yoga ambassador

WELCOME SARAH NSP is excited and proud to announce that we are teaming up with Sarah Tiefenthaler. Well-known within the community of SUP-yoga, Sarah hosts events, clinics, workshops and educates other practitioners, helping them becoming certified instructors as well. Central to the SUP-yoga community, Sarah has helped the growth of SUP-yoga immensely, hosting both paddle clinics [...]

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. […]

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, 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 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 […]

Congratulations to our NSP Instagram Winners!

Congrats to our Instagramers @Daniel Parres, @rubysimmonds_skate_surf  and @Deaf.Kenzo winning NSP hats and t-shirts signed by Travis Grant and Titouan Puyo. Your Instagram posts best represented the NSP Christmas spirit with the hashtag #NSPChristmas. These will be on there way to all our winners in Singapore, Japan, Spain and Italy. Stay tuned for more! Follow our Instagram NSPsurfnsup and don’t […]

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 […]

Exclusive: Marcus Hansen Interview before the Nautic SUP Paris Crossing

It’s been an explosive start to the NZ SUP race season with this 25 year old pro winning everything he’s entered, including all elite races at the City Surf Series, Takapuna Beach Series and the Orewa Beach Series to date. In the highly competitive Auckland race scene, this perfect scorecard over seven races in varying […]

AUSTRALIA – Buy your board online, get ready for summer!

Update: NSP works directly with Surf SUP Warehouse Australia; for the best possible NSP surfboard deals from Australia, with fast shipping and the latest boards and accessories, head on over to Surf SUP Warehouse Australia, and find your next NSP right away! Your summer shopping just got a whole lot easier with NSP! If you’re in […]

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 […]

Weekend Racing!

Weekend Racing! RED BULL HEAVY WATER 2017 NSP’s Superstar Travis Grant will participate to the RedBull Heavy Water. The event will start in the water at Ocean Beach and goes in-and-out through the surf before heading north for a mini-marathon to the Golden Gate Bridge, with the winners crossing the line inside San Fran Bay […]

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 PART II – Photo summary

Epic weekend racing at PPG -PART II- Photo summary Here’s the second part of the Pacific Paddle Games photo summary! The long distance was very intense, our international riders Travis Grant (8th) and Titouan Puyo (6th) paddled in the leading pack throughout the race (but unfortunately didn’t find the podium). Titouan Puyo took his revenge a […]

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 […]

Tomorrow it’s the “Super Bowl of SUP”!

Tomorrow it’s the “Super Bowl of SUP”! The unstoppable Titouan Puyo arrived yesterday in California to join the rest of the team! Tomorrow it’s time for Travis Grant, Titouan Puyo, Gab Bachelet and Alex Bicrel to compete at the 2017 Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life! Every single one of the world’s best paddlers […]

NSP – One week before the biggest SUP event in the world!

NSP – One week before the Pacific Paddle Games “The Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life are a celebration of all things paddling. Taking place at California’s iconic Doheny State Beach on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, paddlers of all levels are invited to come and participate in the biggest SUP event in the world!” published SUP […]

NSP – A spartan in Netherland

NSP’s Ronald Schuurbiers – A spartan in Netherland Rider of the week: Ronald Schuurbiers who recently finished the 11 City Tour When did you start SUPing? I started with Stand up Paddle only 3 years ago. I borrowed an inflatable board from a friend and took it with me on vacation to Kroatia. It was […]

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 […]

NSP’s Jorge Venancio riding the 2018 DC Surf X

Our SUPer motivated Portuguese rider Jorge Venancio just received his new NSP 2018 DC Surf X and he obviously knows how to use it! Here’s Jorge settling into “hard core” control on a classic session around home (Parede, Lisboa, Portugal) Thank you to the photographer: Vanda Abreu Fotografia Photography for these amazing shots More pictures of him on his 2017 model: […]

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 […]

Our new website is out!

Our new website provides a clear message of who we are and what we stand for, delivering you regulated content about Surf, SUP and Race. The website also boasts a clean design and intuitive and consistent site-wide navigation system with improved menu functionality that directs you to the information most relevant to you! Check out the […]