601 Embarcadero, Suite 7
United StatesASI (Academy of Surfing Instructors) certified SUP instructor and owner of ASI Accredited SUP School in Morro Bay, MBSUP. Mary has been teaching SUP as a certified instructor for 2 1/2 years. She has 15 years of paddle sport experience, and has been involved with SUP for 7 years. Mary is an avid SUP surfer and racer. Operating a waterfront full-service SUP shop in Morro Bay has allowed her to introduce thousands of happy paddlers to the marine environment in the Morro Bay Harbor. Mary’s emphasis in teaching SUP is on safety, fun, and skill development in that order. Morro Bay Stand Up Paddleboarding has earned a 5 star reputation for the quality of lesson instruction and customer service. Mary also is an ASI Instructor Trainer offering instructor certification courses at both flat water and exposed water levels.
2901 Bell Rd
United StatesNashville Paddle Co.’s founder and owner Margaret first became introduced to stand-up paddling when she wrote an article about YOLO Boards for Entrepreneur magazine. Since then she’s traveled the globe learning about SUP, learning everything from how to teach paddling to how to repair boards. She’s raced in several SUP races and is working her way through paddling in all 50 states. She’s PaddleFit Level 2 certified, WPA Class I certified, CPR and First-Aid certified, has the TWRA boater safety certification, and loves to share the sport with those in Middle Tennessee. For several years she served as the volunteer chair of the Cumberland River Dragon Boat Festival and is working on bringing a dragon boat to Music City.
12640 Water Ln
United StatesWil Compton – Has lived on Sanibel for 50 years, sailing, surfing and paddling. He is an environmental expert and elite masters paddler specializing in tours and stroke coaching. He shapes and glasses all of his special “Teaching Boards” as well as the boards he races on. Gulf to Bay Paddlesport is based on Sanibel Island& Fort Myers. Come on out and enjoy the water and wildlife. Aloha Wil
8017 29th Ave NW
United StatesFEATUREDSeattle based Rob Casey has been called one of the pioneers of the SUP industry by Stand Up Journal. Coming from a sea and white water kayaking background, Rob authored one of the first instructional books on SUP, ‘Stand Up Paddling Flat Water to Surf and Rivers’. His other book, ‘Kayaking Puget Sound and the San Juan Islands’, includes 60 trips for exploring PNW waters. Rob is also a co-founder and director of PSUPA which trains and certifies SUP instructors worldwide. Rob’s business Salmon Bay Paddle specializes in personable small group SUP and Kayak instruction for beginners as well as intermediate and advanced paddlers. Learn how to surf freighter and tug waves in Seattle, negotiate tidal rapids in Deception Pass, paddle to and spend a night on an island in Puget Sound or attend a surf camp on the Washington Coast.