Pono Bill Babcock at KeNalu has posted the first of four in a series of informative and interesting articles on SUP racing. The first article covers the basics and will be followed by articles on: Prep–things to do to your board, your gear, yourself. What to bring, what to expect; Race Day–Checking in, checking out the competition, nutrition and hydration. Getting a good start, setting a pace, finishing strong: Day After–Gear check, figuring out how to get better.
If you're interested in getting into racing either competitively or socially, you'll be sure to benefit from this informed series.