S-Wings: long and flexible

S-Wings is an innovative new fin technology designed and developed in Guéthary, the southwest of France.

The brand offers unusual surf fins with different sizes and multiple flex ratios. Are you looking for extra speed on your turns? Need more drive down the line?

The French brand is developing fins with very long tips and winglets for single, twin, quad and five-fin setups. S-Wings produced its range of fins inspired by the concept of biomimetics, that is, imitating models and solutions given by Nature.

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SUP Armada: 264 riders at Queen Mother Reservoir | Photo: SUP Armada

The SUP Armada has set a new Guinness World Record, at Queen Mother Reservoir, in England.

Up to 264 stand-up paddleboarders of all ages completed the mandatory one-mile course in three hours and broke the record by ten participants, previously set on Hayling Island, in 2014.

The event also supported three charities - the Snow-Camp, the Andrew Simpson Foundation and The Big Stand. The organization is planning a bigger and better SUP weekend for 2016.

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Layne Beachley: seven world titles in the bag | Photo: WSL

Three female surfing legends and five iconic male surfers will compete in a World Surf League (WSL) Heritage Series event at Lower Trestles, California, between September 9th-20th.

Layne Beachley, Lisa Andersen and Sofia Mulanovich - three former world surfing champions - will compete for glory in San Onofre State Beach. Beachley won seven world titles; Andersen claimed four crowns, and Mulanovich was the first-ever South American to conquer the most coveted trophy.

"Being invited to surf in the Heritage Series with Lisa and Layne is a huge honor for me; it's going to be a lot of fun," expressed Sofia Mulanovich.

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