Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard Class
- Fitness level 2: Easy Active
- Skill level 1: Beginner
- Minimum age: 13
- Group size: 6
Spend time on the water and learn everything you need to get started in the sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. You'll be introduced to the basic strokes, and receive personalized instruction to improve your balance and comfort on the board. We'll cover important gear and safety concepts before we practice moving from a seated to standing position, remounting our board after falling (or jumping!) in the water, and basic paddle strokes. This is a great way to build a new skill set or improve upon what you already know about paddleboarding. Paddleboards, paddles and safety equipment provided!
- Gain comfort and confidence on a Stand Up Paddleboard
- Learn how to move from seated to standing on a SUP
- Practice basic paddle strokes
- Learn to remount your board from the water
Please note there is a $1 per hour parking fee at Jessica Hollis Park, payable onsite by credit card. You will receive a reminder email 72 hours prior to the class
Jessica Hollis Park
More directions and information
Located on the north side of Lake Austin, adjacent to Mansfield Dam, this 62-acre day-use park is ideal for picnicking and swimming. There is a $1/hour parking fee. Restrooms are located in the parking lot. Take Hwy 620 to Low Water Crossing Road. The parking lot is on the right, just before you reach the water. For questions, please email Austin-OS@rei.com or call 512-482-3357 Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm.