Stand Up Paddle Lessons

Stand Up Paddle Lessons Cape Ann

LEARN HOW TO STAND UP PADDLE ON CAPE ANN

If you’re ready to try this unique sport for the first time or improve your SUP skills, our professional SUP lessons will provide you with the training and techniques that you need. Our experienced, First Aid (Red Cross) and CPR/AED (American Heart Association) certified instructors offer 60-minute lessons designed to strengthen your body while having fun at the same time.

Even if you’ve never stand up paddled before, you’ll be surprised at just how easy this sport is and how fast the 60 minutes will fly by. We offer private, semi-private, small and large group lessons up to parties of 8.

Trying stand up paddling for the first time? Come down to our Manchester by-the-Sea location on Cape Ann (the other Cape) on Boston's North Shore and get out on the water for a stand up paddle lesson! We provide the board, paddle, wetsuit and instructor. Bring yourself and some friends…

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PRIVATE SUP LESSON

SUP Private Lesson

$65 – ONE ON ONE INSTRUCTION

Looking to learn to stand up paddle in one session? This is the program for you! A full 60 minute session devoted solely to you and one of our expert instructors. Ocean safety, entering the water, proper stance, stroke and turning are all covered on the land and then put to practice on the water. This is the best lesson to help you get started in stand up paddling.

Already paddle? Looking to take your skills to the next level? This individual instruction will cover basic and/or advanced SUP techniques.



SEMI-PRIVATE SUP LESSON

SUP Semi-Private

$50 PER PERSON- INSTRUCTION 2 PEOPLE

The Semi-Private is a full 60 minute session for you and a friend or loved one with one of our expert instructors. Ocean safety, entering the water, proper stance, stroke and turning are all covered. Same thing as a private but it’s an experience you can share with someone.



SMALL GROUP SUP LESSON

SUP Small Group

$45 PER PERSON- INSTRUCTION 3-4 PEOPLE

The small group lesson is for those of you who want a shared experience with family or friends. 60 minute session devoted solely to your group with one of our expert instructors. Ocean safety, entering the water, proper stance, stroke and turning are all covered.



LARGE GROUP SUP LESSON

SUP Large Group

$38 PER PERSON- INSTRUCTION 5-8 PEOPLE

The more the merrier! The large group lesson is for those of you who want a shared experience with family or friends. 60 minute session devoted solely to your group with one of our expert instructors. Ocean safety, entering the water, proper stance, stroke and turning are all covered. Get up stand up!



SCHEDULED PUBLIC GROUP SUP LESSONS

  • Saturday 11:30am to 12:30pm
  • Sunday 11:30am to 12:30pm

$35 PER PERSON – INSTRUCTION 2-10 PEOPLE

Our scheduled group lessons are a great way to learn how to stand up paddle at an economical price if you don’t have enough people to make your own private group. Depending on how many people have signed up for the lesson there can be anywhere from 2 to 8 people. A 60 minute session starts on the land with one of our expert instructors. Ocean safety, entering the water, proper stance, stroke and turning are all covered. Please call ahead to reserve your spot in one of our classes. Scheduled Public Group Lessons start Saturday June 21st and run through Labor Day Weekend.



*All lessons are 60 minutes long and include paddleboard, paddle, leash and PFD. We can also supply a wetsuit and booties upon request.

CANCELLATION POLICY

If you must cancel please do so at least 48 hours in advance of your scheduled time or your credit card will be charged for the full amount of your lesson.

Please note that our lessons are not canceled for fog, rain or a chilly day. We will be getting wet in the water and we have wetsuits to keep warm! We will only cancel if the conditions are not suitable for surfing (because the waves are either flat or too big) or because of thunderstorms.


Stand up paddle lesson equipment from: Jimmy Lewis • Naish • Riviera Paddlesurf • Starboard • SurfTech • Ke Nalu • Kialoa • Quickblade • Werner