Sup? A glossary of words related to Stand Up Paddling*

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If you’re learning to stand up paddleboard you’re going to need to learn some important jargon in order to talk with other paddlers. Here are the most important terms you memorize immediately. SUP dawg: A dog on a paddleboard. That is the only acceptable use of this phrase. Otherwise: Double over ankle: A wave that is approximately quarter-shin high. PFD: Personal flotation…