Auckland: Stand Up Paddle Boarding Beginners Lesson

Auckland: Stand Up Paddle Boarding Beginners Lesson

From $35.64 per person

Join an introduction to SUP group lesson. Learn the fundamental skills of board handling and water safety, including balance, paddling straight, turning, and stopping.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Learn all the basics on how to paddleboard
  • Marvel at the beautiful views of Mission Bay
  • Explore the area with a local guide
Full description
Discover the exciting new water sport of stand-up paddleboarding, or SUP. In this introduction to SUP session you will be taught the basics by International Surfing Association (ISA) qualified instructors. The course will cover an introduction to the equipment, safety on the water, and paddling basics and techniques such as Stance, Turning, Paddle Stroke, Board Control and more. The introduction lesson also covers the fundamental skills of board handling and water safety, including self-rescue, hazard awareness, balance, paddling straight, turning, stopping and more. As students develop skills and gain confidence, participants could go for a distance paddle, or combine some games and team challenges to tune their skills. At the end of the session and if time permits, there may be an opportunity for freedom paddling within the bay.
  • International Surfing Association (ISA) qualified instructors
  • Group lesson on how to stand-up paddleboard
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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What to bring

  • Hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Quick-dry clothing

Know before you go

  • This tour requires a certain amount of physical activity
  • Lessons may be weather dependant
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