Pass The Handle: A ZUP Family Tradition!
Sarah Stapley
When it comes to teaching people how to ride behind a boat, we have created some pretty great products to help make it easier. Which means more people have fun out on the water, right? Well, that is what drives us to continue to innovate for YOU, which is why we couldn't be happier to promote this great cause every year: Pass the Handle.

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GIVEAWAY ALERT: THE ULTIMATE ZUP SUMMER PACKAGE
Nick Kierpiec

To celebrate the holiday weekend, we are giving away the ultimate ZUP summer package! Click below to enter (you have multiple chances to win!!) and our winner will be announce on Tuesday May 29th! a Rafflecopter giveaway

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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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7 Tips To Being A Successful Inventor From the Creators of the ZUP Board
Nick Kierpiec

In honor of National Inventors' Day, and since it is a question we get asked a lot post-Shark Tank, we thought this would be the perfect time to share the tips we've followed on our path to making ZUP Boards a success.  ZUP Board Inventors, Glen Duff and Tim Zeckser, 2008 Find a problem that you are passionate about finding a solution to. Not only does this mean there are likely others out there who would like a solution to the same problem, but it will keep you focused and motivated towards solving that problem.For ZUP Inventors, they were tired...

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Why We Invented the DoubleZUP™ Handle & Tow Rope!
Nick Kierpiec

When we invented the very first ZUP Board, we wanted to create a way for everyone on the boat to enjoy a day out on the water. Because you ride our boards just about any way you'd like, we feel like we have definitely accomplished that. But one key element of a safe and fun day on the boat when using our ZUP Boards is the DoubleZUP™ Handle and Tow Rope. It really is in a class by itself when it comes to versatility and safety. But the real reason we invented the DoubleZUP™ Handle and Tow Rope is because we care about...

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