10 Must-Have Items For A Day On The Boat
Nick Kierpiec

What's the perfect remedy for beating the hot summer heat? A day out on the water (if you ask us!)! And we are practically experts by now, so you can trust us! Here are our ten most essential items to pack for your next lake adventure! SNACKS!Of course we want you to bring your favorite ZUP Board (duh!), but even more important than that? Snacks! A day out on the lake is tiring so be sure to fuel up with your favorite (unmeltable!) snacks like granola bars, almonds, pretzels, protein bites, peanut butter snack packs and fruit. You (and your...

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Back-To-School Adventure Ideas To Get Your Kids Ready for School
Nick Kierpiec

Here at ZUP HQ we hardly need a reason to spend time outside, but it always helps to have a valid excuse for adventure. Scientific evidence certainly counts as a valid excuse in our book and there are studies aplenty. With the last few weeks of summer vacation looming, this is the perfect time to get outdoors with your family and get their minds in shape for heading back to school. Health Benefits From Spending Time Outdoors: Stress Relief 1 | 2 | 3 | 4  Reduce Inflammation 1 | 2 Improved Concentration 1 | 2 | 3 Improved Cognitive and...

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