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SUP Origins – With Steve West
Episode 638th March 2021 • SUPfm • Simon Hutchinson
00:00:00 01:07:10

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This week Simon chats with Steve West, waterman, journalist, historian, ex-professional windsurfer, outrigger-canoe mentor and designer for Mistral boards.

Steeped in salt water, Steve talks about his own SUP origins, the close connection of the sport with outrigger canoeing and his epic book ‘Stand Up Paddle, A Paddlers Guide’ which is a highly recommended and great investment for anyone interested in learning from a SUP Svengali Check it out here.

Steve has got a phenomenal back catalogue of achievements, this is a summary of them.

As a prolific writer he’s written a number of books, all available here

Steve is on Facebook here

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