Lessons

Bayahibe SUP Lessons - Basic Instruction

Bayahibe SUP Lessons to prepare you for Bayahibe SUP Excursions!

Come Try It Out!

If you haven’t tried Stand Up Paddle Boarding before, we recommend you take a quick lesson before renting a SUP board. Bayahibe SUP Lessons are for real beginners so there is no pressure to get it right the first try. We help you every step of the way!
We also offer full instruction on our popular and fun
Paddle Board Surfaris

(We speak English / Hablamos espaƱol / Vi talar svenska )

Our private beginner lessons cover:

  • Introduction to equipment and safe carrying techniques
  • Safety awareness, ocean etiquette, self rescue
  • Correct stance, body posture and paddle technique
  • Steering and basic turns
  • More advanced turns and beach launching for the more adventurous

Bayahibe SUP Lessons - First PaddlesAfter a quick on land instruction we’ll take to the water to try out those techniques.
You’ll be standing up and paddling in no time!

For more information on the sport so you can get a real feel for what to expect, have a look here

Our beginner lessons are held in the calm, crystal waters of Bayahibe Bay but all students must be able to swim.

Children: We can teach children 12 years and over, accompanied by an adult. They must be able to swim and be comfortable in the water. For younger children please contact us for more information.

Bayahibe SUP Lessons - Getting used to it..What to bring:
Wear your swimwear, bring plenty of sunscreen, some water, a towel and your smiles! Footwear on the water isn’t necessary as we use beaches with sandy bottoms, but if you own aqua booties feel free to wear them.

Contact us for private lesson rates.

Bayahibe SUP Lessons - Graduation!How to reserve your lesson:
Email us on bayahibesup@gmail.com
Tel: 1 809 609 4045 (drop the 1 if calling from the Dominican Republic)

See you on the water!