Intro to Ocean paddling – Wave Timing (lesson 3)

Wave Lesson – Beach launching, wave timing, and ocean intro

The Santa Monica Bay is our playground and the best way to experience it is on your SUP! For those who seek fun, sun, adventure, and serenity the ocean is the place to be. There are many places to go and explore on a paddleboard in Santa Monica Bay and around the world. We will start with our little corner of it where conditions allow for all levels to experience the ocean and advance their skills.

Here you will take the control skills and speed techniques you learned during the Marina and Wind lessons (1 and 2) and start timing your stroke with the Ocean waves.

You will learn:

Launch location selection
Conditions reporting
Wave timing
Wave catching
Each class will have up to 6 paddlers and include on beach instruction and water time for participants. This class is open to paddlers 14 years of age and above who have completed Paddle Method lessons 1 and 2 (Marina and Wind lessons), or the Sea Lion tour or the equivalent and have approval from a Paddle Method instructor.

Allow up to 90 minutes for this lesson. Class may be postponed due to weather conditions at any time and immediate notifications will be sent to all participants to reschedule. Class location varies but mainly North Channel at the Venice Jetty or SM State Beaches/ SM Pier. Prior to your class directions and relevant details will be emailed or texted to you.

Single Paddler $150 (price breaks when you bring friends), multi-pack pricing available.

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The more you paddle the better you get!

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