Stand Up Paddle Board Lessons

Ultimate Watersports offers SUP lessons for all skill levels ranging from never-ever to advanced-intermediate.  Pick your lesson and let the adventure begin!

Lessons need to be booked online 24 hours in advance.  If you are looking to register within 24 hours or day of please call our office at 410-335-5352 between the hours of 10am and 5pm.  Thanks!

All SUP lessons are taught at our Gunpowder State Park, Hammerman Beach location. 
7200 Graces Quarters Road, Middle River, MD 21220.

What SUP Intro

We have redesigned the ACA SUP Basics course to help get you up and more comfortable on a board, and fast.  Students will learn the basics of stance, paddle strokes, recovery and safety.  As an added bonus, after the first hour of instruction enjoy another hour of free rental on us.  Practice the skills and see the sights of our local water trails.  Minimum age of 13.

Reservation Required

Cost: $45 per person

May: Saturdays and Sundays from 11am-12pm

June through August: Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00am-11:00am

September: Saturdays and Sundays from 11am-12pm

WHAT YOU WiLL LEARN:

  • Properly fit yourself for a board
  • Properly fit and grip and paddle
  • Properly lift and carry a board
  • Understand necessary safety considerations
  • How and where to stand on the board
  • Basic strokes and turns
  • Simple self recovery

 

GUESTS MUST ARRIVE AND CHECK IN 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO SCHEDULED LESSON TIMEALL CLASSES BEGIN AND END ON TIME

One Hour Private SUP Coaching

Available by appointment only.

$60.00 per person

One hour of private paddling instruction with a American Canoe Association Certified SUP Instructor.  From basic skills through advanced technique.  A great way to brush up on your skills.

Intermediate SUP Skills

This course will help to increase your confidence, efficiency, and speed when paddling and SUP.  Also included will be higher quality turns and assisted rescue for a partner.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • Understand necessary safety considerations
  • Intermediate strokes and turns
  • Advanced self recovery
  • Assisted Recovery of a partner

SUP Race training

This special lesson will help to improve your power and endurance to better compete in SUP races around the country.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • Stronger stances for race boards
  • Starting techniques to get to the front of the pack
  • More efficient race stroke for power
  • Quicker turms to round buoys at speed

 

Contact us at 410-335-5352 between 10am-5pm to schedule your Private Lesson!

What to Bring for all Lessons:

  • Swim suit
  • Beach towel
  • Sunscreen
  • A FULL water bottle
  • Sandals or Water Shoes (NO BARE FEET)