Our instructors are Paddle Canada Certified: Check out some footage from the instructor clinic.  Interested in becoming a certified instructor yourself?  See our Professional Training page.

Intro to SUP – Flatwater

This is a 3 hour Paddle Canada comprehensive introduction to stand up paddleboarding. No experience necessary. We will cover: general safety practices, launching and landing, paddling techniques, equipment use and design, falling and re-entry onto your board.

  • $99/person + tax
  • Rates do not include gratuities for the instructor
  • Please see “What to Bring” list at the bottom of this page


We also offer the Paddle Canada SUP course: SUP- Advanced Flatwater

SUP Fitness

Stand up Paddleboarding is a great all around workout in itself, but when combined with core strengthening exercises using the board as a dynamic platform- WOW! Join instructor Sarah Mani  for this 4 session fitness workout.

  • 1.5 hours (1 hour workout)
  • All equipment provided
  • $90 for 4 sessions or $25 for 1 drop in session
  • Taxes are additional.

Intro to SUP- Surfing in Tofino, BC

Loving SUP?  We are too!  Join us on a guided camping trip to Tofino, BC where we will be SUP surfing!  Our instructors are certified and ready to teach you how to surf in a fun, relaxed trip on the beautiful west coast of Vancouver Island.

Now that you have mastered the art of flat water stand up paddle boarding (SUP) it is time to take it to the surf. We are offering a 3 day trip to Tofino.  If you haven’t mastered flatwater yet don’t worry about it come on out and have some fun on the waves.  The trip is led and instructed by SUP instructor trainer Jamie Mani owner of Alpha Adventures.

  • $700 per person includes all SUP gear including wetsuit, food, transportation and accommodation.
  • July 20-22