Paddle Method’s Power Paddle Live Schedule

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Paddle Board happenings in and around LA. Because you paddle and you want more!


Hello Paddlers!

It’s been another great summer season and we’re well into Fall (still feels like summer, though!) and with that comes the daily workday grind and a Holiday season fast approaching.

With the LA paddle community growing by leaps and bounds and more paddlers looking to up their stroke game, I am proud to announce Paddle Method’s POWER PADDLE training classes!

Ever want to master a pivot turn? Prep for your first race or do better in your next race? Planning a paddling holiday and want to be ready for any conditions?

Then Paddle Method’s Power Paddle training classes are what you’ve been waiting for and you can get it all before you go off to work. It’s the better kind of board meeting and 75 minutes of hard charging fun on the water.

Get fit while you get ready for an ocean adventure, finally start SUP surfing and, maybe podium in your first race!

Each class is 75 minutes and includes all necessary gear plus:

  • Speed Coach
  • Video stroke analysis
  • Strava GPS app so that you can track and compare your times on a variety of fun Power Paddle routes

Each Power Paddle class will focus on a different area aimed to keep each class fun and challenging.

POWER PADDLE (sample schedule)

Power Paddle Tempo(Tuesday 7:30am – 8:45)

Goals: Increase conditioning by paddling 20 minutes at a sustained high tempo.
Description:The tempo workout is a key to increase paddle endurance. This class will focus on a 20 minute group up-tempo paddle. That means you will be paddling hard but not too hard. Once the tempo session is complete we will take an easy recovery paddle and practice some SUP skills.

Power Paddle Interval (Thursday 9am – 10:15)

Goals: Increase conditioning by paddling high-intensity interval (sprint) training.
Description:Interval training is one of the best ways to increase speed. This class will focus on paddling a series of high-intensity intervals followed by low-intensity recovery periods. Once the interval session is complete we will take an easy recovery paddle and practice some SUP skills.

Check out the POWER PADDLE page for more info on Recovery and Skills; Technique; and Race Day classes and the PADDLE METHOD LIVE SCHEDULE for class times. Also, we will be hosting a SUP Derby day so you can test your board handling skills and stamina. It’ll probably be the most fun thing you’ve done on the water — look for dates to be announced!

SUP racers, SUP surfers and SUP coaching professionals and even someone who learned to surf from Laird Hamilton himself! The Paddle Method team has added some great people this year. Check us out on the meet our team page or CLICK HERE!

Are you having one of those Paddlers experiencing an identity crises: who am I? What type of paddler am I?  Then get to know yourself and see where you fit on the Paddle Method skills assessment chart – CLICK HERE! and scroll to the bottom of the page

Online Store – Shop for new and used boards (more on its way) and SUP related gear, accessories and products.

Plus <span style=”background-color:#ff4a1c”>*NEW ONLINE GIFT CERTIFICATES</span> !!!

Want to be in the know and get on the short list for Paddle Method SUP activities? I want to hear from you! Respond to this email and I’ll add you to my list of go-to paddlers for SUP excursions, SUP ocean outings, sunset paddles and early morning paddle sessions and get discounts on last minute paddle openings. Also join the Paddle Method Facebook page for any last minute announcements.*Remember our paddle activities tend to be small and they fill up quickly so if you want that spot on the next Malibu coastal tour, then you want to be on this list!

Rent and Go Anywhere! For those who want to grab a board and go paddle anywhere, we have the board for you! With mid-week daily rental rates as low as $35 you can get a board and paddle anywhere you want!
*The 360 go Anywhere inflatables are designed for ocean paddling,  SUP surfing and touring — if you want a morning coastal cruise this is the board you want.  Pick one up or have it dropped off you can pack it your car or take on a boat or a plane. . .see the paddle method website and Facebook page to see this board in action from the rivers  of Ireland to pumping surf here in the Santa Monica bay. This board is made for all and can do it all!

**Intermediate and Advanced paddlers: Check out the Paddle Method homepage for wind and conditions reports so if you pick up one of our 360 Go Anywhere boards and want to paddle in Santa Monica Bay by yourself or with a group you’ll know wind and wave conditions before you go!

Remember We’re Open Everyday Saturday and SUNDAY all year long at Mothers Beach or Call for an appointment.  Come down to the white tent at mothers beach in Marina del Rey at 14110 Palawan way and grab a board and go for a paddle.

Paddle with Paddle Method. It’s like a beach party for your mind!

Let’s Go Paddle!!!

Tim Sanford

Power Paddles

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