Unlike canoes, waterbeds, and inflatable recliners, paddleboards are among the few ocean vehicles people operate while upright. Keep gravity guessing with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $39 for a one-hour intro to standup paddleboarding (SUP) class for one (an $80 value)
- $69 for a one-hour intro to standup paddleboarding class for two (a $160 value)
Lessons are available every day of the week between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. and between 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Instructors limit each lesson to eight boarders and coordinate meeting points in the East Islip and Great River areas. Life preservers and board rentals are included.
Long Island Stand-Up Paddle Boarding Co.
The instructors at Long Island Stand-Up Paddle Boarding Co. give visitors a lesson in Hawaiian athletic history, introducing them to one of the islands' oldest sports during standup-paddleboarding lessons. Guiding students of all fitness levels onto oversize surfboards that span 32–34 inches in width for enhanced stability, instructors unveil the thrill of gliding across the open water and low-fiving your own reflection.
Standup paddleboarding also imparts further health benefits to its enthusiasts, creating a steady, full-body workout that conditions the core and develops coordination. Beyond paddleboarding, the company's class offerings range from kayaking to windsurfing, beckoning beginner-level sportsmen to venture into the water. Long Island Stand-Up Paddle Boarding Co.'s team also leads tours, including sunset outings and eco tours.