google-site-verification=dmtcArJXkYQEiu8YMXP_cSfiVtVsROA_7vSl0ZbNbcc How to Paddle Belgium and the Balearic Islands - with Veronique Musumeci and Chris MacDonald - SUPfm The International Stand Up Paddle Board Podcast

Episode 76

How to Paddle Belgium and the Balearic Islands - with Veronique Musumeci and Chris MacDonald

In this week's value-added-episode, we've got two interviews for you, as we feature Veronique Musumeci talking about Belgium as a stand up paddle destination, and Chris MacDonald who tells us about his epic SUP journey covering the 55 miles of sea between Mallorca and Ibiza, two of the Balearic Islands.

Veronique appears across the media in Belgium talking about SUP, and runs the website SUP and See:

Her website has contributors and locations from across the world, but really worth bookmarking if you're planning a trip to paddle in Europe anytime soon.

Follow SUP and See on Facebook and Instagram: @supandsee

Veronique is an ambassador for Decathlon (ITIWIT)

Chris is sponsored by loco surfing and is coached by Michael Booth at

Chris's website is at 

You can follow Chris on Instagram @chrismacdonald1998 and contribute to his fundraising at

Chris is an ambassador for @altoperu (Instagram)

This episode is brought to you in association with Starboard.

Starboard has a long history in board design, with Svein Rasmussen entering the windsurfing market with innovative designs back in 1994, building the brand to become market leader within a decade. The brand was quick to recognise the huge potential of stand up paddling and while maintaining careful consideration for their environmental impact, have continuously strived to produce the best boards and paddles for all abilities. Visit Starboard at

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About the Podcast

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SUPfm The International Stand Up Paddle Board Podcast
This is the podcast for stand up paddle inspiration whether you're a SUPracer , stand-up paddleboard surfer or SUP adventurer.

About your host

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Simon Hutchinson

I'm an all-season UK based paddler, BSUPA instructor, Hutch SUP Wear brand owner and podcast host and producer.
I enjoy spreading the stoke and connecting the aloha worldwide, with my love for this incredible sport