Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard Class

1:30pm3:30pm
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$59 for REI Members

$69 for non-members

Limited spots left

Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Minimum age 13
  • Group size 6 people

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

What to bring with you

Map image of Fort Yargo State Park - Section B

More directions and information

Fort Yargo State Park Website: http://gastateparks.org/fortyargo After about 2 miles, turn right at the FIRST entrance to Ft. Yargo State Park (there is a sign here that says "Home of UGA Crew"). Drive down to the first parking area on the left.