SUP Survey


1. Enter your email address for a chance to win a SUP prize pack worth over $700 and to redeem your free eBook!

2. What is your age?
3. What is your gender?
4. What is your approximate average household income?
5. How many years have you been stand up paddling?
6. Including yourself, how many people in your family paddle?
7. How many stand up paddle boards do you and your household own?
8. What best describes how you spend your time paddling?
9. What kind of stand up paddle board (s) do you and your family own?

10. Have you purchased a board in the last year?
11. Do you plan on purchasing a board in the next year?
12. Where do you usually stand up paddle?
13. How many races do you attend each year?

14. What kind of board do you usually race?

Surfboard shape (flat bottom, round rails)

15. If given the choice for one board class for all future SUP races which would you choose?

16. What is your average one-way travel time to a SUP race? (I would drive 1-hour to a SUP race)
17. Do you fly to stand up paddle races?

18. Would you fly to more races if it was easier to travel with a SUP?

Yes, for sure!

19. What course distance is your ideal race distance?

20. What style of race do you prefer?

Course race with buoy turns

21. Would you like to see standardization of SUP racing rules?
22. Would you like to see some standardization for race distances and styles? Example: Similar to running races that offer a standardized 5K, 10K, half-marathon. All SUP races will not be standardized in this circumstance but there would be some uniformity of distances from race to race.
23. Do you enjoy races with running at the start, finish or middle of the race?
24. Do you prefer a one or two-day event?
25. Would you like to have board width restrictions implemented at races? Example: No boards allowed narrower than 23” inches wide unless entered in unlimited class.
26. Are you a sponsored paddler receiving free or discounted equipment?
27. How many stand up paddles do you own?
28. Do you stand up paddle surf?
29. Do your children paddle?
30. Have you suffered an injury from paddling?