Paddle Boarding Lessons
Stand up paddle lessons Hawaii Why lay Stand Up Paddle Lessons in Kailua down when you can stand up? Learn to stand up paddle, or SUP, in Kailua.
Stand Up Paddling Lessons, Kailua Beach Hawaii
Why lay down when you can stand up? Learn to stand up paddle, or SUP, in Kailua. This ancient water sport has made a major comeback with the help of new board technology, increasing the performance and ease of riding. Stand up paddling combines the thrill of surfing with the techniques of paddling, a match made in heaven. Kailua offers a variety of conditions, from flat water cruising to moderate chop and rolling waves. Lessons generally stick to the calmest areas to practice basic strokes and techniques.
Group Lessons (ages 13 and up)
$129 Includes: Hotel pick-up/Free Parking, 2-Hour lesson, and lunch! Participants under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
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Itinerary: Our lessons start with paddling instruction and a brief intro class in our Beach Center. Next you’ll head to Kailua Beach Park where the instructor will help you launch your board and stand up. Learn to turn, stop, brace yourself and paddle efficiently. Paddle boarders head out towards Popo’ia “Flat Island” and typically land here for a break and island tour. Guides provide snacks and water and help capture photos on your SUP lesson. You’ll often have the option to try and catch some waves if you’re feeling adventurous. Next you get the easy, down wind run, back to Kailua Beach where you’ll finish and come back to the shop to de-brief.
Lessons Include: Stand up paddle boards by NSP, Maunalua and Riviera; Cannon paddles, professional/ certified instructor with a 1:3 guide to guest ratio; island landing permits (DLNR); lunch, drinks and a complimentary hotel pick-up service. . We also provide lockers for your valuables, showers, dressing rooms and free parking. Join us in starting your new passion as a stand up paddler!
What to Bring: Guests will get wet! Wear your bathing suit under your clothes for check in. A change of clothes and a towel are recommended, and we have lockers onsite for valuables. We have a full service watersports shop if you need any gear for your trip, including chums or croakies for sunglasses, rashguards, boardshorts, hats, T-Shirts, and more!
Private Lessons (ages 8 and up)
One-on-one Instruction: $199 Per Person.
Private lessons are great for children under 13 and or those who prefer individualized instruction. Learn at your pace and or focus on what you want from your lesson. Participants under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Private Group Instruction: $159 Per Person. (Two person minimum)
You provide the group and we keep it private. This is ideal for families with younger kids, intermediate paddlers that have a specific destination in mind or a couple that wants to share a fun experience.
Self Guided Stand Up Paddle Board Tour
Adult $99 Child (8-12) $89
If you are interested in exploring Kailua Bay by Stand-Up Paddle Board on your own, and want a complete package including transportation from Waikiki, lunch, and beach gear, then the Self Guided Stand-Up Paddle Tour is for you! Participants under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.