Who We Are
Based in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, where there is an abundance of amazing and varied on-water opportunities, we are a passionate team of well-rounded, safety-minded instructors who love sharing our SUP knowledge and skills. Led by Rob Casey, author of Stand Up 'Paddling Flat Water to Surf and Rivers' and 'Kayaking Puget Sound,' our focus is to help you attain your paddling goals. Regardless of your experience, age, body type or fitness level, you'll have a positive and memorable experience. You are part of who we are! Everyone deserves a good paddle. .
Take a Class
We are a Mobile business with no shop and open all year. We specialize in individualized small group lessons taught by patient expert instructors so you have a great experience. Learn the basics or take your skills to the next level with surfing, tidal rapids, racing and coastal adventures. Join our Alumni community with weekly group paddles and our online discussion group to network with other paddlers, ask questions and find gear for sale. Contact us to discuss your interests and how we can best assist you—we prefer to chat with you before signing up!
Get PSUPA Certified
We offer SUP Instructor Certification through the Professional Stand Up Paddle Association (PSUPA). This internationally recognized program is beneficial for both independent SUP instructors as well as recreational business owners who offer SUP instruction and rentals.
Monday Night Race
Join us for our Monday evening SUP races on Shilshole Bay. Runs May 1 – September 25 and starts at 7pm. Race proceeds donated to the Ballard Elks Scholarship Fund. Sponsored by KAVU. This is not a competitive race and open to anyone with good skills looking for a great workout, skill building experience and to meet other paddlers. The PNW race community is very supportive and a great bunch of folks!