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Mental Health Awareness: The Positive Effects of Paddling
21May

Mental Health Awareness: The Positive Effects of Paddling

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a designated time to talk openly about managing emotions and advocate for the mental wellness of our friends, family, and of course – ourselves!  As of 2024, anxiety disorders are the most prevalent of mental health conditions, followed by depression and then PTSD. While

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: 10 Gift Ideas for Paddle Loving Moms
29Apr

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: 10 Gift Ideas for Paddle Loving Moms

Does your mom love to kayak, paddleboard, or canoe? All of the above? We can relate! As your mom dreams of her next adventure on the water, help her next outing be the best one yet with the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Here are our top 10 gift ideas for

Pioneering Paddlers: A Historic Journey of Women in Paddling
29Mar

Pioneering Paddlers: A Historic Journey of Women in Paddling

From the echoes of ancient oars to the adrenaline-heavy currents of today’s water competitions, the story of women in paddling is as fluid as the rivers they’ve navigated. In honor of Women’s History Month, we’ll look at the history of women in paddling and share snapshots of the pioneering women

From Beginner to Pro: How to Level Up Your Paddling Skills
04Mar

From Beginner to Pro: How to Level Up Your Paddling Skills

So you’re ready to take your paddling to the next level – good for you! Whether you’re into kayaking, canoeing, or stand-up paddling, getting out on the water is a powerful way to connect with nature while pushing your mental and physical capabilities. Here are our top suggestions for improving

3 Health Benefits of Kayaking
01Feb

3 Health Benefits of Kayaking

Hey Girl Paddler, do you want to improve your health this year? Turns out, spending time on the water could help you reach your goals! Kayaking offers several health benefits, making it a popular activity amongst women. Here are 3 health benefits of kayaking that will keep you going back

3 Health Benefits of Paddleboarding
25Jan

3 Health Benefits of Paddleboarding

Hey Girl Paddler, are you wanting to improving your health this year? Turns out, spending time on the water could help you reach your goals! Paddleboarding offers several health benefits, making it a popular activity amongst women. Here are 3 health benefits of paddleboarding that you’ll want to know. Cardiovascular

How To Improve Your Paddling in 2024
28Dec

How To Improve Your Paddling in 2024

Has 2023 passed us by already? What a flash! Now it’s time to prepare for a fresh start and new paddling adventures. At Girl Paddlers, we’re ready to help you every step of the way. Here are our team’s suggestions on how to improve your paddling in 2024. Take A

10 Gift Ideas For Women Paddleboarders
08Dec

10 Gift Ideas For Women Paddleboarders

Do you have a woman in your life who is obsessed with paddleboarding? We can relate. As your favorite paddler dreams of their next adventure on the water, help her fight through off-season blues with the perfect gift! Here are our top 10 gift ideas for women paddleboarders. 10. Waterproof

10 Gift Ideas For Women Kayakers
16Nov

10 Gift Ideas For Women Kayakers

Do you have a woman in your life who is obsessed with kayaking? We can relate. As your favorite kayaker dreams of her next adventure on the water, help her fight through their off-season blues with the perfect gift. Here are our top 10 gift ideas for your kayak loving

Top Tips For Loading Your Watercraft
27Oct

Top Tips For Loading Your Watercraft

Loading your paddleboard, kayak, or canoe can be a hassle when riding solo – it’s even more challenging if you’re in the 5’3 height range like myself. Luckily, we have a community full of savvy women that we’ve collected the best tips from that’ll help you easily load and transport

Paddling Attire: What To Wear While Paddling In Autumn/Winter
13Oct

Paddling Attire: What To Wear While Paddling In Autumn/Winter

Paddling doesn’t have to end at the close of summer. There are many ways to continue paddling into the cold seasons, attire is going to play a large role in continuing the fun. Know Your Environment Before you decide what to wear on your adventure, evaluate what you’re paddling into.

The Ultimate Guide to Solo Paddling: Embracing Adventure and Safety
22Sep

The Ultimate Guide to Solo Paddling: Embracing Adventure and Safety

If you’re a female paddler who loves the freedom and independence of exploring the waterways alone, you’re not alone! Many paddlers enjoy paddling solo, savoring the tranquility and personal connection with nature. Occasionally, we might invite friends along for a shared adventure, but there’s something special about venturing solo. Today,

What It Means To Be A Girl Paddler
15Sep

What It Means To Be A Girl Paddler

This summer we relaunched Girl Paddlers to be a community-focused brand. In this new era, we wanted to take a moment to explore what it means to be a Girl Paddler and how we’re creating community on the water. Inclusivity has been and always will be the foundation of Girl

Safety Tips For Paddling With Pets
08Sep

Safety Tips For Paddling With Pets

Many of us have pets who are just as adventurous as we are and enjoy spending time on the water. Why not share your love of paddling with them? Before your journey, let’s ensure all safety boxes are checked to keep our furry friends safe! Life Jackets for Both Just

Girl Paddler Profile: Raquel(US)
18Jul

Girl Paddler Profile: Raquel(US)

Welcome to our series of profiles on our Girl Paddlers community! We have a diverse, global community who all bring something unique to our group. Let’s get to know them, in their own words…   Meet Girl Paddler – Raquel – from Tennessee, USA!  GP: Hi Raquel! Please tell us

Girl Paddler Profile: Sandy(US)
25May

Girl Paddler Profile: Sandy(US)

Welcome to our series of profiles on our Girl Paddlers community! We have a diverse, global community who all bring something unique to our group. Let’s get to know them, in their own words…   Meet Girl Paddler – Sandy – from California, USA!  GP: Hi Sandy! Please tell us

Girl Paddler Profile: Julz (Australia)
16May

Girl Paddler Profile: Julz (Australia)

Welcome to our series of profiles on our Girl Paddlers community! We have a diverse, global community who all bring something unique to our group. Let’s get to know them, in their own words…   Meet Girl Paddler – Julz, from Australia!  GP: Hi Julz! Please tell us about yourself.

Empowering Girl Paddlers: Tips for Building Confidence and Overcoming Challenges
11May

Empowering Girl Paddlers: Tips for Building Confidence and Overcoming Challenges

Do you ever find yourself hesitating to hit the water for a paddle session because of negative thoughts? Do you worry about your weight or feel self-conscious about your abilities on the water? As women paddlers, we all have our hang-ups and mindset barriers that can sometimes prevent us from

Girl Paddler Profile: Beth Felicelli (US)
09May

Girl Paddler Profile: Beth Felicelli (US)

Welcome to our series of profiles on our Girl Paddlers community! We have a diverse, global community who all bring something unique to our group. Let’s get to know them, in their own words…   Meet Girl Paddler – Beth Felicelli from the US!  GP: Hi Beth! Please tell us

Girl Paddler Profile: Natasha Teasley(US)
25Apr

Girl Paddler Profile: Natasha Teasley(US)

Welcome to our series of profiles on our Girl Paddlers community! We have a diverse, global community who all bring something unique to our group. Let’s get to know them, in their own words…   Meet Girl Paddler – Natasha Teasley from the US!  GP: Hi Natasha! Please tell us

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