This short 2-hr introductory class is designed to get you started paddleboarding on the right foot (or is that feet?)
This course is taught according to the standards outlined in the American Canoe Association's Level 1 SUP curriculum. Click here for a detailed outline.
STROKES TAUGHT AND PRACTICED IN THIS COURSE
- Forward and reverse paddling; draws; bracing (high brace; low brace; sculling; & slapping); sweep strokes (forward and reverse); pivot turns; prone paddling; stances: kneeling; neutral; and surf.
SAFETY SKILLS TAUGHT AND PRACTICED IN THIS COURSE:
- Safe launching and landing techniques; correct body and hand positioning; falling (with style!); leash use; unassisted & assisted remounting of board in deep water; board tows for exhausted paddlers using leash.
- None. Just a willingness to get challenge yourself and get wet!
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