Kitesurfing & SUP

For this month’s Outdoor UAE, we wanted to share our experience on what wakesurfing is, how you can ride an endless wave, and the equipment you’ll need. What is wake surfing? ...read more
Name: Jen Scully Age: 34 Nationality: American Occupation: Assistant Director of Athletics, NYU Abu Dhabi and Naish Middle East Sponsored Rider For Jen Scully, it was ‘love at first paddle’. ...read more
Kitesurfing is a sport with almost infinite appeal. Your first goal is to master the kiting basics and learn about the ‘wind window’. This involves working with no board, only ...read more
So you’ve heard about that awesome sport called Kitesurfing? Or maybe you’ve seen kites flying at the beach and some people jumping high over the water? Have you wondered if ...read more
Paddleboarding in Dubai has grown massively over the past five years. I personally started the sport in which I have become so fond of back in 2012, introduced to it ...read more
Age: 50 Nationality: American Occupation: Pilot and Certified Kitesurf Instructor and Raft Guide Mark’s passion for the aquamarine is far more than what appears on the surface. Having spent four ...read more
On Saturday, March 12th, stand-up paddlers from around the UAE joined together for the third annual Emirates Palace SUP Festival. Held on the pristine beach of the iconic hotel, the ...read more
Spanning two days and in two timeframes – day and night, the second Paris-Sorbonne Abu Dhabi Stand-up Paddling Race saw an improvement over last year. Compared to last year’s single, ...read more
Awe, complete awe — that was what defined our meeting with 32-year old, German kitesurfer Anke Brandt. Marketing and project manager by trade and an athlete by passion, Anke is ...read more