The addition of the SIC brand to Rio SUP’s already extensive Stand Up Paddle Board product offerings furthers the shop’s position as the preeminent source for SUP boards, gear and accessories in Texas and the surrounding states.
Brad Kingsley- National Sales Director of FLOW Sports/SIC Maui commented: “We are grateful to Rio SUP for their warm, Texas welcome of SIC in the Lone Star State. It’s a pleasure to work with folks that share the same passion we do about SUP and we look forward to paddling some Texas downwind spots together. “
SIC “Sandwich Islands Composites” is the vision of master shaper/designer - Mark Raaphorst. Mark has more than 20 years experience building surfboards, windsurfers and outrigger canoes. He is credited as being one of the pioneers of SUP, the first to integrate an Active Steering System into and SUP and for creating some of the most winning race boards in the world. Their speed and agility, sleek styling and piercing waterlines, quality craftsmanship and attention to details, have also earned SIC the reputation of being the “Ferrari of SUP boards”. SIC makes boards for intermediate to elite paddlers looking for the best in race, fitness/touring and surf. For more information visit: http://www.sicmaui.com
About Rio SUP:
Located near White Rock Lake in Dallas, TX, Rio SUP offers the top brands in the Stand Up Paddle board or SUP industry including: Coreban , Jimmy Lewis, SIC Maui, Boga Paddleboards/