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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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Weather

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:

Traveling With Your Paddle Board and Paddle on an Airplane

Traveling With Your Paddle Board and Paddle on an Airplane
Traveling with your SUP can be a tricky, and intimidating, experience – unless you know the proper way to pack it. Following are some tips to […]

SUP Exercise for Off-Season Training

SUP Exercise for Off-Season Training
Here in New England, getting on the water in the winter time is not appealing or feasible for most people. So how do you keep in shape, maintain that muscle memory, […]

Why Shop Small, Shop Local?

Why Shop Small, Shop Local?
American Express created the “Small Business Saturday”, marketing campaign to direct business to their smaller retailers, their fees are steep, so I view this as an effort to help us out. […]

Paddle In Paradise – Winter Escapes SUP, Kayak, or Surf

Paddle In Paradise – Winter Escapes
SUP, Kayak, or Surf
By Karen Jewell
“‘Hang ten’ knowing that you’ll soon be warmed – by a radiant sun, friendly locals, new friends, fresh perspectives and perhaps, an otherworldly experience […]