Ancient History - The Hasake (Part 2)
Today we continue our quest to unravel the ancient history of SUP, and discuss who might have been the first culture in the World to Stand Up Paddle. Would you have any ideas?
In last weeks post we discussed the Peruvians, and how they've utilised the 'Caballito De Totora' aka 'Little Reed Horses' for over 3000 years - Today is the turn of the Israelis who SUP on a vessel known as the 'Hasake'!
Here are some fun facts which you might not know:
The typical 'Hasake' board is around15ft. in length, measures about 60in. wide, and has a keel all throughout its bottom
Pretty cool SUP huh? We think so too!