May 18

We Have Vector Net Paddles! And So Should You!

After lots of experimentation that came from our Matchsticks program we are so happy to announce the wide release of our new Vector Net paddle line up. These are really beautiful paddles! So what is this construction? It is both carbon and fiberglass – a hybrid construction. We start by painting the core of the …

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May 11

Hard Work Pays Off- Quintin Chipperino Gets The Prize

We get pretty lucky around here to get emails from members of the QB Family who go on to not only surprise us but more importantly– themselves. Quintin Chipperino is one of those guys we have been lucky to be in contact with over the past year or so and is such a super nice guy, …

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Apr 13

Join Us In Supporting Pipeline to a Cure

On a fall day we had the pleasure of meeting some really special young ladies. They seem outwardly like any other child, but inwardly they are fighting the life threatening disease of Cystic Fibrosis. This is a disease with no known cure that attacks the body’s organs making them fill with mucus and it really …

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Apr 05

The Quickblade 2016 Guide to the Carolina Cup

The Carolina Cup, since it’s inception, has been one of those magic events aimed at giving new and veteran SUP racers a chance to conjugate and challenge themselves in a variety of courses and conditions. We have always had our team present for clinics and, of course, to compete and this year is no different. We …

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Mar 29

The QB Committee: Michael Murphy

Adding members to the committee is an office wide task. Who has been with us from the get go? who shows us time and time again not only their love and friendship but they embody the spirit of “Train Hard. Go Fast. Have Fun.” ? We named Charlie Banfield the Chairman of the QB Committee. …

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Mar 24

The Unstoppable Jonas

There are people that come into  your life that make a world of difference. Jonas is one of those people. This video explains how a double amputee from Brazil ended up spending a week with us here at Quickblade and not only taught us about life, but about faith. In the spirit of Easter and the …

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Feb 25

Introducing The QB Committee and Our Honorary Chairman

  In it’s 25 year history, Quickblade has been lucky to acquire many life long friends. Recently we got to talking about some of the long time QB fans. These are guys who have been with us – it seems – from the start and who are not looking for sponsorship, kudos, free schwag, but …

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Feb 11

Welcome Our New Blade Sizes! V 71 and Trifecta 76

After the success of the V Drive and Trifecta we started to get a number of requests from the groms and smaller paddlers of the world — Can’t you make me something smaller? Well, guess what… we did.. and we did so in a couple colors as well as our traditional all carbon construction. The …

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Feb 10

Meanwhile In Singapore

Our retailer, Loh, in Singapore just sent us a really nice note with a BUNCH of photos from their race over there two weeks ago. Singapore is starting to become quite a popular SUP destination for many featuring lots of waterways to explore. It’s actually home to a thriving OC and Dragon Boat community so …

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Jan 22

The Lives We Get To Touch

This was one of those weeks at Quickblade where I sat back and said “I cannot believe I get to work here”. Stand up Paddling is a pretty amazing thing to do just by yourself out on the water, taking in the scenery, the ocean, the wildlife, the vast openness of this world. But to …

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