TAKE A BOARD ON THE WILD SIDE

SUN SUP AND SUMMER SOLSTICE

Sunrise over Puerto Pollensa in Mallorca
Red Snapper Sports has been built on community. From the very beginning, we wanted create a sense of wellbeing, acceptance, belonging and commonality - whilst promoting care and respect for nature and the beautiful planet we share the natural world with.

COMMUNITY IS AS COMMUNITY DOES

Take A Board On The Wild Side - Community is as community does
Red Snapper Sports has been built on community. From the very beginning, we wanted create a sense of wellbeing, acceptance, belonging and commonality - whilst promoting care and respect for nature and the beautiful planet we share the natural world with.

SISTERHOOD OF THE SEA

Sisterhood Of The Sea  - Red Snapper Blog "The Wild Side"
Growing up as a water baby and nature lover, I have always been inspired by strong female role models in the area of conservation. In particular Virginia McKenna, both in the role she played as Joy Adamson in "Born Free" and the subsequent work she has done since the movie, by setting up The Born Free Foundation.

HOW TO MAKE A GLOBAL IMPACT ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2019

How to make a global impact on World Environment Day with Red Snapper Sports
Today, as part of our series of inspirational blogs to celebrate World Oceans Day this coming weekend, we pay our respects to another huge global movement taking place today. World Environment Day marks its 75th Anniversary this year and is widely celebrated in over 100 countries

RED SNAPPER SPORTS GETS READY FOR PADDLE ROUND THE PIER 2019

Take A Board On The Wild Side At Paddle Round The Pier!
Europes biggest FREE beach festival attracts 50,000 visitors over the weekend and it's not hard to see why. With its eclectic bunch of beach sports, water sports, mermaids, water men, surfers, paddle boarders, exhibitors, kids entertainment, live music stage, food and drink a plenty, it really is fun in the sun and in, on or under the water!!

RED SNAPPER SPORTS SCHOOL OF SUP

Red Snapper Sports School Of SUP
When ever you take up a sport or hobby, that relies heavily on your cooperation and understanding of Mother Nature, you have to learn a full spectrum of skills.

MAKING WAVES AND BUCKING TRENDS

Surfing in California in the 1960'
It's the 1950’s and 1960’s, and surf culture was exploding in Hawaii, Australia and California. It affected everything from music, fashion, literature, film, art and design. This period in time produced woodies (cars), bikinis, board-shorts (boardies), skateboards, the Beach Boys, Gidget and the association of the Shaka sign (a common Hawaiian greeting) with surfing and other board sports.

LETS TALK TURTLES

The wonderful sea turtle is a symbol of the sea. Red Snapper Sports blog "The Wild Side" takes a look at these creatures in more detail.
Turtles are depicted as easygoing, patient and wise. They have important roles in mythology around the world and are often implicated in “Creation Myths”. They symbolise wisdom and knowledge, as well as personifying water, the moon, The earth, time, immortality and fertility.

THE ORIGINS OF PADDLE BOARDING

Red Snapper Sports Blog - The Wild Side This week we look at the origins of SUP and the people who have helped to shape the sport we know and love
Paddle boarding as we know it today, is steeped in history and heritage. The watermen of Hawaii are perhaps the most well known advocates, however - the humble stand up paddle board was actually first recorded thousands of years ago and has global notoriety.