2 hr SUP lessons

Minimum number of participant


Have you wanted to try Stand Up Paddle Board, but didn’t know how to get started?

Bowen Island is the perfect place to learn stand-up paddle boarding (SUP). Have fun and find your balance on our big stable boards. Our Paddle Canada Certified SUP instructors will teach you the basics in two hours. You’ll learn the core paddling skills, safety on the water, and most of all how to have fun! Be prepared to be introduced to a whole new sport that allows you to explore and engage with our natural wonderland. Please note that this course provides no certification.

Each 2-hour class is $75  and includes rental of a paddle board and personal flotation device (PFD).

Class Min/Max: Min 2 /Max 6 participants

Price : $75

Intro Lesson

Start with the basic strokes and get up on the board for gentle paddles around the bay.

Sunday 26th June – 10.30am
Sunday 31st July – 10.30am

No prerequisites, all levels welcome
Must be comfortable in and around water

Intermediate Lesson

Build on your Intro experience by improving your strokes, turns and gaining more confidence in a variety of conditions.


Sunday 26th June – 1.30pm
Sunday 31st July – 1.30pm

Must have completed the Intro Lesson or have spent multiple hours/sessions practicing independently.

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Instructor: Drew Climie

SUP Instructor and dog

Drew has been a Paddle Canada Instructor for 6 years. After owning a SUP shop in London Ontario, Drew travelled west and is enjoying the coastlines, lakes, rivers and beaches of BC. Drew is also an experienced yoga instructor and personal coach.

SUP Private and Group Lessons

Are you looking for a one on one SUP Lesson? Our instructors are patient, experienced and ready to work with you at your own pace.

Please call the shop at 800-605-2925 for pricing and to arrange a mutually convenient time.