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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The Good News Sandwich (psst! we extended our pre-orders!)
Nick Kierpiec

First of all, we want to thank each and every one of you for your support after our Shark Tank episode aired. It really meant a lot to have our ZUP family rally around us. And while a deal with one of the sharks would have been nice, we have been overwhelmed with orders ever since the episode aired. Which brings us to what we like to call, a Good New Sandwich! (scroll down to learn more!) THE GOOD NEWS: Shark Tank really helped us communicate to the world, the value of our game-winning invention to boat owners!   THE BAD NEWS: Because of Shark...

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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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All The Juicy Details About The Brand New DoMore™ 1.5 Board!
Nick Kierpiec

Though our boards make it easier for EVERYONE to ride, we don't only cater to beginners. If you are a seasoned pro behind the boat and are looking for a fun all-in-one board to show off your skills, the DoMore 1.5 is the perfect board for you! (even better, it comes in two colorful patterns: hexagon and tropical!)  If you know anything about us, you know we don't just talk the talk. So what makes the DoMore 1.5 board such a hit? Follow along... The DoMore 1.5 allows you to do just that: MORE! It has a slimmer profile than...

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4th of July Adventures in True #ZUPstyle
Nick Kierpiec

Holiday weekends offer the perfect opportunity to sneak away for a few extra days for some quality time with family and friends, which is exactly what we did this 4th of July. And from the looks of it, many of you did as well! We love seeing all of your beautiful faces shining up from your first ride on your favorite ZUP Board (keep 'em coming!)! All we need for a fun summer's day is a good playlist, our favorite ZUP Boards, and a boat full of loved ones. Throw in some fireworks to celebrate the independence of our great...

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If You Have Any Concerns About Your Kids Being Able to Master the ZUP Boards...
Nick Kierpiec

Since we are always preaching that our boards are easy for just about everyone to ride, we thought we would put our money where our mouth is and go straight to the kid-sperts (you know, 'kid experts') to get the scoop.  Meet Anthony. He is an amazing kid from Central Florida and while his life is affected by autism, it sure doesn't define him. With a nickname like Awesome A, we were not surprised to see him riding his YouGotThis Board like a pro! We asked Anthony some questions about riding our ZUP Boards! (scroll to the bottom to see...

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