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The DarkRoom

“We choose the name "DarkRoom" as an ode to the photographers of the past who had to physically ‘develop’ their work. We felt it to be an apt title in the sense that we are doing exactly the same development, only our craft is SUP.” says Corey Cooper, CEO and Lead Designer at BOTE. “The program is going to expand beyond our walls and into the customers hands through 'Competition Rewards' programs, special collaborations and small batch developmental boards. We will be connecting the dots between the end user and product development to speed up time to market with killer new design. We can run through 3 design iterations or changes in less than a week and have actual data to support our reasoning.”

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Surviving the Everglades

Describing this adventure is not easy. There are so many layers. Can I just write a super long run on sentence? I don't consider myself a writer even a little bit. Come to think of it, I didn't think of myself of a paddle boarder either, but I just paddled a little under a hundred miles in the Everglades in four days.

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Rackham // Win it before you can Buy it!

We know you want the all new 2015 Rackhams! We have teamed up with Standup Paddle Magazine to offer the "Win it before you can buy it" sweepstakes. All you have to do is go to our facebook page Rackham giveaway

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The Rackham

BOTE has once again redefined the stand-up paddle board. Just as Captain Jack Rackham defined the pirate with his "Joly Roger" flag, the BOTE Rackham will define the waterman's SUP for years to come.

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