Starboard was founded in 1994 by Svein Rasmussen, multiple sailing and windsurfing world champion. Along with other champions and industry leaders, Svein created Starboard into what it is today.
Starboard is the undisputed champion of the heavy weight brands. No other brand has won more world titles across the various categories of SUP. They have evolved as the industry benchmark and sets the standard for innovation and quality. They were the first to offer a 2 year warranty on their inflatable SUPs. Their
Starboard are also serious about sustainability and the environment. For each board shipped one Mangrove tree is planted. This equates to thousands of Mangrove tress each year. They also make use a unique plant based resin avoiding synthetic chemicals and toxic by products.
Starboard also partners with and supports Trash Hero, SUP Kids and Parley.