275 126th Avenue
United StatesI have been surfing for more than 25 years, I started SUP in 2009. In 2010 4 friends and i paddled 25 miles from Ft. Desoto, FL to New Pass in Sarasota for a charity. I have participated and placed well in Florida SUP races( FL state Championships, GCSUP, Water Monkey Race, Shark Bite). I paddled the Molokai 2 Oahu in 2012 in a relay team. I also paddle OC and on occasion I can be found SUP surfing. In 2013 I began paddling prone boards and will be paddling the, FL State Championships, 28 mile charity paddle, M20 and the Catalina this year on a prone board.
PO Box 2066
United StatesFEATURED*OVERVIEW: Professional and friendly instruction for beginning to advanced paddlers incorporating 25 years of open-water swim, prone surf, adaptive surf, distance/race SUP, surf SUP, kayak & adaptive kayak and outrigger experience. *LOCATION: Portside Paddle Company, operating out of the Santa Cruz Harbor, offers a unique opportunity to experience flat and open water conditions in a single training session. *GEAR: Offering a wide variety of top-end gear including Starboard Go ASAP tour fleet, Starboard dual chamber iSUPs, all-carbon Starboard Allstars, SIC X series, F-One RacePro and SurfTech with paddles from ZRE, Black Project, QuickBlade and Starboard. *EMPHASIS: Safety, fun and global improvement of stroke & body mechanics for maximum efficiency. Detailed instruction on all paddle skills from draw to buoy turns – if you can do it slow, you can do it anywhere. Heavy emphasis on situational awareness in all conditions for safety & efficiency gains. And fun, don’t forget fun. PERSONAL: Daddy to 2 year old girl, married to Ph.D. marine scientist, and generally stoked on life. *AFFILIATIONS: Member, Santa Cruz Surf Club & Preservation Society (est. 1936); Save Our Shores; Surfrider Foundation; President, Santa Cruz County Bar Association; Professor of Law, Monterey College of Law.
2513 Lake Ave
CanadaHarmony will have you walking on water and into a healthy new lifestyle in no time! From swim team and water skiing to swim instructing and lifeguarding for over 15 years, Harmony’s love of the water has moved her from the Rocky Mountains in Colorado to the beaches of Mexico, Hawaii, California and Florida.Growing up, her summers were spent at her family cottage in Saskatchewan. She continues to come back to Canada every summer and bases herself in Ottawa, Ontario. Since discovering Stand Up Paddling in 2009, she’s been fortunate to paddle year round, in oceans, lakes, rivers, and pools around the world.
1217 Wilshire Blvd #577
United StatesFEATUREDMy goal is to help beginners and experienced paddlers get fit and have fun on the water. Over the past 4 years I’ve taught over 1,000 beginners how to SUP. If fitness and racing is your goal I can help you take your paddling to the next level. I’m ACA, PaddleFit Core, WFA and CPR certified. Contact me at: [email protected] to book a lesson.
299 Norfolk Dr
United StatesEvelyn O’Doherty has been living and learning in the waters around East Hampton NY for over 20 years. A year-round surfer and SUP racer, she is also an ambassador for Kialoa Paddles, Cobian, and the Indo Board Balance Trainer. A level 1 WPA certified instructor, who is also certified in CPR and First Aid Evelyn provides a top quality experience on the water. Let her show you some of the Hamptons pristine waterways and coastline. She is energetic, playful and stoked to be out there! Check out her website for her daily antics and set up an appointment to get out on the water today. www.evelynodoherty.com