Surf Ski Lessons Naples
Surf Ski Lessons Naples

 

Introduction to Surf Ski PaddlingIntroduction to Surf Ski Paddling – 1.5 to 2 Hours – $70 per person

Enter the wonderful world of Surf Ski paddling. A variety of different style paddles, braces, strokes and techniques are covered as well as building and fine tuning an efficient forward stroke. Start your class learning about the design, materials and mechanics of the wing paddle. After, you will develop a good grasp of bracing as you progress through the variations from standard strokes done with Wing paddles. Linking your finely tuned forward stroke with a solid leg drive begins to propel you into the next level of performance you can take into an Advanced Surf Ski Lesson.

Things to know for the class:
Your class will be taught by an ACA Certified Level 3 Instructor with a Surf Ski training from Oscar Chalupsky as well as years of on water experience. Students should plan on bringing a snack as well as a few liters of water for the course. The weather in Naples, Florida is generally warm and sunny most days of the year. Cold fronts do move through throughout the Fall, Winter and Spring and heavy rain with wind rolls through in Summer storms. Dress for immersion and plan to have adequate sun-protection including a hat and sunglasses.

Equipment required for the class:
A Surf Ski or Fast touring kayak with bulkheads or floatbags are required as well as a Wing Style paddle. Additionally, you will need a PFD with a Whistle. Anything you do not have can be provided for you with advanced notice. We are happy to be able to provide world class Nelo Surf Skis and Braca Sport Paddles giving you the best surf ski lessons Naples has to offer.

 

 

Advanced Surf Ski Lesson

Advanced Surf Ski Paddling Lesson – 1.5 to 2 Hours – $70 per person

Ready to take your Surf Ski paddling to the next level? For paddlers who are already comfortable in a Surf ski and using a wing paddle, this class allows for stroke refinement and open ocean experience. Ideally scheduled for days with either swell or wind 10 knts+ you will be pushed slightly out of your comfort zone to reinforce the fundamentals and expand your confidence. Focus on reading water, boat placement on a wave and paddling downwind are all covered as well.

Things to know for the class:
Your class will be taught by an ACA Certified Level 3 Instructor with a Surf Ski training from Oscar Chalupsky as well as years of on water experience. Students should plan on bringing a snack as well as a few liters of water for the course. The weather in Naples, Florida is generally warm and sunny most days of the year. Cold fronts do move through throughout the Fall, Winter and Spring and heavy rain with wind rolls through in Summer storms. Dress for immersion and plan to have adequate sun-protection including a hat and sunglasses.

Equipment required for the class:
A Surf Ski or Fast touring kayak with bulkheads or floatbags are required as well as a Wing Style paddle. Additionally, you will need a PFD with a Whistle. Anything you do not have can be provided for you with advanced notice. We are happy to be able to provide world class Nelo Surf Skis and Braca Sport Paddles giving you the best surf ski lessons Naples has to offer.