The Polynesians started it, Laird Hamilton took it too extreme levels, Stand Up is now accessible to you as the major brands have now launched their variations into the UK.
If you are feeling the no wind blues, then you might still be thinking of getting into stand up paddle surfing! With the right technique Stand Up Paddle surfing lets you catch waves extremely early and get to the best spots fast as the tides change. Is this the answer to no wind days, who knows but the main site for this new emerging sport is.
You can discuss what you think about the sport with many other users. There is a really good technique section providing important technique tips on catching waves and getting out through the break.
We hear that it is a great way to keep fit and keep your core strong.
There is also a great clip here of the latest brand to push the boundaries of Stand UP.