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Randy Whorton Paddleboards Through Tennessee - SUP the State Part 1

Randy Whorton Paddleboards Through Tennessee - SUP the State Part 1

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SUP the State: How One Man Paddleboards Through Tennessee 7 days. 392 miles. 3 rivers. 4 dams to portage. 1 state. When Randy Whorton started SUP the State seven years ago, it was to bring awareness to the sport. To this day there aren’t many who would attempt a solo paddle board expedition of this magnitude, particularly with his set up. Every year he paddleboards his 10-year-old BOTE Gonzo, hoisting it over shallow sections and wheeling it a half-mile around dams. But Whorton isn’t your typical athlete. As an ultramarathon trail runner, he’s completed 145 races that are marathon distance...

BOTE Presents // Abalone

BOTE Presents // Abalone

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The modern day Abalone Story is one of conservation, science, and farming that allows for the continued pursuit of culinary breakthroughs and artistic masterpieces.
Bringing Style to SUP: Our Graphics

Bringing Style to SUP: Our Graphics

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We believe thoughtful design not only brings a product to life, but it brings the life out of the product. From the outset, inventive design and innovative function go hand in hand.
Mother's Day Gifts that Keep on Giving

Mother's Day Gifts that Keep on Giving

Posted by Jennie Chafin on

This Mother’s Day, give mom the gift of an unforgettable day and a new outlook on how to carve out more personal time in the process.
Take It With You: Introducing the MULE Cart

Take It With You: Introducing the MULE Cart

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Say so long to multiple trips between parking lot and put-in, and hello to the all-new MULE Cart. We wanted to make it easier to get you to the fun part, the paddling, by stashing all your gear in one conveniently singular, handy-dandy, heavy-duty cart and rolling up to the water in streamlined style.
Choosing the Best Inflatable Paddle Board for You

Choosing the Best Inflatable Paddle Board for You

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If you’ve been considering an inflatable paddle board but are unsure where to start, no need to look any further. Below are the highlighted and best options based on how one would want to use it, whether that’s all purpose, fitness, fishing or expedition.
Crossover Fishing Platforms

Crossover Fishing Platforms

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We’ve created a fleet of fishing stand up paddle boards and kayaks that are not only dependable but downright versatile and transformable, too. So, read on for a rundown of our most transformable fishing vessels and why fishing stand up paddle boards and kayaks should put versatility high on the list of their functionalities.
Ultimate Fishing Accessory Gear Guide

Ultimate Fishing Accessory Gear Guide

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no matter how you want to deck out your board, our SUPs and SUP fishing accessories will help. From state-of-the-art Rac systems, to multifunctional coolers, to tackle pouches and modern takes on push-poles, read on for a rundown of some of the best fishing accessories for paddle board fishing on the market.
BOTE Beer: Silver King IPL

BOTE Beer: Silver King IPL

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IPL stands for India Pale Lager, which is basically the offspring of a traditional India Pale Ale (IPA) and a Premium American Lager. An enticing taste and a clean finish make this brew impossible to ignore.