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Downunder

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Full-Service Kayaking & Stand Up Paddle Boarding!

Downunder is the only operation of its kind in Connecticut – two shops, on-water, retail and rental of stand-up paddle boards (SUPs), sit-on-top kayaks, and all the equipment, fashions and accessories that go with them.
The Downunder experience is like our lifestyle - laid back and no worries!  In true Kiwi (New Zealand) style, we'll treat you like family with personalized attention that ensures you get the ultimate paddling experience.

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Tides

Tide times and heights for: South Norwalk CT

Nov 22,2017

SimpleXMLElement Object ( [0] => 01:12 AM )  SimpleXMLElement Object ( [0] => 6.7 )  High Tide

SimpleXMLElement Object ( [0] => 07:24 AM )  SimpleXMLElement Object ( [0] => 1.0 )  Low Tide

SimpleXMLElement Object ( [0] => 01:20 PM )  SimpleXMLElement Object ( [0] => 7.2 )  High Tide

SimpleXMLElement Object ( [0] => 07:54 PM )  SimpleXMLElement Object ( [0] => 0.4 )  Low Tide

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Downunder Product Reviews – Part 2

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 2
Here is our second installment of product reviews to help you decide the best gifts to give this holiday season. We are here to answer any questions you may have […]

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 1

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 1
To help with your holiday shopping, we will be featuring a few of our products each week, with their reviews, over a series of blogs leading up to December 24th. […]

Bodyboarding vs. Surfing

Bodyboarding vs. Surfing
What Are You Game For?
Are you a bodyboarder or surfer? If your home break is a spot shared by surfers and bodyboarders alike, you’ve probably heard side comments about the unspoken rivalry. Nobody […]

Staycation – Downunder at the ‘Beach’

Staycation – Downunder at the ‘Beach’
In 2017 the Town of Darien invited us to open a concession at the gorgeous Weed Beach.
Which is great news for residents, AND for non-residents – folk from towns south […]

Smart Paddling with the ‘Herm’ – Quickblade Smart Paddle Review

Smart Paddling with the ‘Herm’ – A Review of Quickblade’s New Smart Paddle
This week’s blog features a video review of a new product we’re digging, provided by Downunder Team Rider, Mark Herman.

Women and Paddling — How Downunder and the SUP Industry are Empowering Women

Women and Paddling — How Downunder and the SUP Industry are Empowering Women
Over the years, Downunder has watched many of our female customers try the sport of SUP for the first time, often with great intimidation […]

Tips for Organizing SUP Races

Tips for Organizing SUP Races
As the popularity of SUP continues to grow, so do the number of races on the yearly calendar. Downunder sponsors the annual Stand Up For Veterans Charity Event and co-sponsors the […]

Spring Paddling Is Super ‘Cool’ Until You Get Cold – Here’s 5 Ways To Stay Safe

Spring Paddling Is Super ‘Cool’ Until You Get Cold – Here’s 5 Ways To Stay Safe
Spring is in the air and everyone is starting to get the “itch” to get back on the water. That’s […]

Paddling Camp – Why it’s so Good for Children

Paddling Camp – Why it’s so Good for Children
There’s something transforming and magical about water. Given that the average body is comprised of 60% water, and that we spent the first 9 months of our […]

Achievable, Fun, Feel Good – New Years’ Resolutions

Achievable, Fun, Feel Good – New Years’ Resolutions
Brody Welte, founder of PaddleFit and Head Coach of the USA SUP Team always has some gems to share. Here are his suggestions for New Years’ Resolutions: