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  • 57 Canadian dollars
  • Kits Beach

Service Description

Learn the skills you need to become a better paddler and the exercises to make constant development after the lesson. Maximum 5 people. All levels from INTERMEDIATE (improve forward stroke, upwind, balance in wavy conditions and chop and endurance) to ADVANCED (strokes perfecting, walking on your board, exercises to be ready to nail it on a surfing, river, touring and Paddle Canada Advanced Certification lesson) and EXPERT (specific goals and Paddle Canada Instructor Certification) are welcome. Advanced Stand Up Paddle Boarding Skills covered: SAFETY SKILLS Towing PADDLING SKILLS Foot positions Pivot turns Efficient forward stroke Draw strokes Cross draw Bracing Edging Paddling in wind KNOWLEDGE Equipment Advanced board design SUP heritage Environment Risk assessment and management Taxes already included. MEETING POINT: Kits Beach, close to Hadden Park - Vancouver, right here: PREREQUISITES: what you need to already know and skills you need to have in order to join this lesson: 1- Paddling Skills Choosing and holding a paddle Paddling while kneeling Standing up Paddling in a straight line Forward stroke Injury prevention Breaking stroke Sweep strokes Paddling in windy or turbulent conditions Lifting and carrying a board Mounting a board at a beach or dock 2- Safety Knowledge Safety equipment Use of a leash Understanding weather and paddling conditions: WWW.COM: water temperature, wind, waves, currents, other people and boats, myself and my skills vs. challenges I choose, physical and mental state Falling off safely: Remounting the board Prone paddling and self rescue 3- SUP Knowledge SUP heritage Board design Board outfitting Clothing Equipment care SUP resources

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

To cancel or reschedule, please get in touch with us 24 hours before your lesson. If you cancel less than 48 hours before the lesson begins you won't be reimbursed.

Contact Details


SUP Adventures BC, East 1st Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada

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