90-Minute Surf Lesson or 60-Minute Standup Paddleboard Lesson at Aquaholics in Kennebunk (Up to Half Off)

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In a Nutshell

CPR-certified instructors lead year-round lessons that include all equipment

The Fine Print

Expires Mar 20th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts for surf lessons. Limit 1 per person for paddleboard lesson. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. 24hr cancellation notice required. Must be 6 or older, if under 18 parent consent form must be signed. Must sign waiver. Subject to weather conditions. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Americans have always been determined to blaze new trails, whether wading through the waist-deep layer of tumbleweed covering Arizona or hacking through the petrified forest of national flags on the moon. Conquer the final frontier, the ocean, with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $25 for a 60-minute standup paddleboard lesson (a $50 value)
  • $50 for a 90-minute surf lesson (up to a $100 value)

Like the Maine-based surfers and paddleboarders who teach them, lessons move forward in all types of weather—except for lightning storms. Boards are included with each lesson, along with a wetsuit rental and complimentary high-five. Call ahead to schedule a lesson and plan to arrive 15–20 minutes early to be fitted for a wetsuit. This Groupon includes a 25% discount on all surf-shop purchases, excluding boards and wetsuits, on the day of the lesson.

Aquaholics

Thanks to improper equipment and a lack of professional training, Nanci Grenier Boutet endured four years of splashes and bruises before she could reliably stand up on her surfboard. Nanci founded Aquaholics to save others from a similarly waterlogged fate, and it was not long before she began to make waves in Maine’s dedicated surfing community. Nestled in a space that once housed a church, her surf shop has earned local renown for its selection of quality wetsuits and beach gear available to rent or buy.

When Nanci and her staff aren’t outfitting wave riders with professional equipment, they take to the ocean themselves during year-round surf and paddleboard lessons. CPR-certified instructors coach boarders of all skill levels in private surf sessions or group classes capped at three students per instructor. Large parties can opt for abbreviated surf lessons with a less-structured approach that lends itself to mild mayhem. Alternatively, standup paddleboard lessons impart various techniques for mounting boards and steering clear of siren rap battles during guided tours of Maine’s waterways.

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