*This is an ONLINE course.
Surfs up Students … Summer of 2020 is here! Get ready to learn the sport of Stand up Paddle Boarding and Surfing at the comfort of your home. During this two-week class, you will be introduced to Stand up Paddle Boarding known as SUP and Surfing. At the end of each lesson, you are on your way to master the concepts of the sport. Since Stand up Paddle boarding and Surfing involves 90% using your arms to paddle, your arms become legs in the water. If you have never tried Stand up Paddle Boarding or Surfing, do not fear I am here to guide you and provide you with the necessary skills to learn both exciting sport.
Student Learning Objectives:
Students will be able to emphasize on Safety First.
Students will be introduced to concepts of water currents to help them recognize safe water conditions.
Students will introduced to principles of how to Push up & Stand.
Students will be introduced to Feet & Body positioning.
Students will be introduced to Paddling Techniques.
Students will be introduced to Falling Techniques.
Students will be informed When to Paddle for Wave.
Students will be introduced to how to Paddle over and through a Wave.
Students will be introduced to Ocean Awareness of Dangerous Rip and Side Currents.
Students will be introduced to Surfing Etiquette.
Students must have a laptop/computer/phone with a camera
Students must have access to a quiet work environment
Students will need access to basic tools- paper, pencils, erasers