Exact: Riding the crest of the SUP wave

Amesbury has a long tradition of boat building, from the canoes of the first settlers to the shallops and gundalows of Colonial days, from the dories of the Lowell Boat Shop to the Frigate Alliance, the one time flagship for John Paul Jones. The new kid on the block is Speedboard USA Inc. on Oakland Street, which designs and builds innovative high-end stand-up paddleboards (SUP) for the performance paddler. Read more