Online Courses for Paddlers

Check out our essential online courses and guides for all types of paddlers by SUP author and Salmon Bay Paddle owner, Rob Casey.

Rob is the author of “Stand Up Paddling Flat Water to Surf and Rivers” and “Kayaking Puget Sound and the San Juans” and the founder of the (PSUPA) Professional Stand Up Paddle Association.

SBP alumni: Contact me for a 10% discount code for courses over $100.

Puget Sound Surfing Guide

All Levels $97 – Author: Rob Casey

Learn where and when to surf freighters, tugs, ferries, tidal rapids, tidal streams and downwinding runs on Puget Sound. This guide will save you tons of time in finding waves. Photo: Seattle freighter wave surfing.

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SUP 101 Online Course

Beginner thru Intermediate – 19 Lessons and 5 Downloads – $199
An in-depth step-by-step intro to Paddle Board gear, board and paddle types, basic paddling techniques, turning, falling and getting back on and water safety. Plus: Trip Check-lists and our favorite paddling apps.

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Karl Kruger - Endurance Training for Long Paddles

All LevelsInstr: R2AK paddler Karl Kruger – $47
Learn from an expert in long distance paddling, Karl Kruger who paddled a sup in the Race to Alaska in 14 days!  In this 1.5hr pre-recorded webinar, Karl Kruger will talk about fitness and endurance training on land and water for long distance racing and touring or expeditions.

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SUP 102 - Intermediate SUP Skills

Advanced Beginner to Intermediate – $47 – 25 Lessons, 1 Download
Learn how to paddle a SUP straight, walk the board, spin 360’s with the pivot/buoy turn, surf waves, downwind basics, rough water tips, pack for a trip and more..

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VHF Radio Basics for Paddlers

All Levels – Instr: Robert Nissenbaum – $47
Find out how to operate a VHF radio for use in touring, downwinding and much more. This is a 1.5 hour pre-recorded webinar with SBP instructor Robert Nissenbaum.

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All Levels – Author: Rob Casey – $197 – 9 Lessons, 1 Download
Learn several methods for getting on a paddle board. Learn SUP rescues like the Flip Rescue and towing. Skills to help you save a life. Great for instructors.

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Rules of the Road for Paddlers

All Levels – Instr: John Foster – $47
Learn about boating right of way and where paddlers fit in on busy waterways. With marine expert John Foster.  This is a 1.5hr pre-recorded webinar.

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