Category Archive: QB Fans and News

Nov 22

With Gratitude.. Happy Quickblade

As a friend said the other day “Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday, because for one day each year, everyone is focused on one thing. Gratitude” Which got us thinking here at QB…what are we grateful for? We are grateful for our roots, our families who have each given us all they could, the best they could …

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Jun 29

Be a Part of the Revamped QB Web Site!

For over 9 years the front page of the Quickblade website has greeted excited paddlers as they start their quest to their perfect paddle. Times are a changing…..60% of you are visiting us from your mobile devices, but our site is not very mobile friendly. Well, in about 4 weeks we will begin to roll out …

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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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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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Jan 06

QB Top Videos of 2015

Well, we failed to make the “boss man” SUP Racer Top 15 videos 🙁  But – we still managed to capture some good times and provide you all with some good old fashioned paddling information. We took some time and made our own QB Top 5 SUP Videos of the year based on our actual views….We are already …

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Oct 27

The Composite Patch Kit

Being on the road as much as all of us at QB here are, we have pretty much seen it all. And for anyone that travels to races you know that when it comes to your board and our paddle – certainly anything can happen. Just recently before the PPG we set up a make shift …

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Jun 23

Men’s Journal Calls V Drive “essential”

Besides wins at most of the major races of the 2014 and so far the 2015 season. The V Drive Paddle from Quickblade has been named by Men’s Journal as one of the top five essential items needed for Stand Up Paddling. Along with such iconic items as the Yakima SUP Dawg racks and the …

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Mar 10

Paddle for Polar Bears

Every once in a while we get emails from people who are out doing adventures using our paddles. As you can imagine, for our office it is really gratifying to see the paddles being used all over the globe and in some cases to benefit great causes. Recently, I got an email from film maker …

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