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Learn all the fundamental skills of stand up paddle boarding in the protected shores of Mission Bay during this private lesson. An experienced instructor will take you through topics from self-rescue and hazard awareness to turning and stopping, slowly building up your confidence on the water.
Home to calm sheltered waters, Mission Bay in the Waitemata Harbour is a paddle boarder's paradise. Head to this waterfront suburb and get the best possible introduction to stand up paddle boarding during a 90 minute private lesson. Led by an experienced instructor, your lesson will cover self-rescue, hazard awareness, balance, paddling straight, turning, stopping and often more. As you build up more confidence, you'll have the opportunity to go for a distance paddle or combine some games and team challenges to advance your skills. At the lesson's end and if time permits, you're welcome to freedom paddle within the bay.
This experience is 90 minutes in duration.
Weather and water conditions permitting.
Participants will be required to sign a liability form.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.
This is a private lesson.
In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience will go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider to advise otherwise.
Paddling clothes such as swimwear, quick-dry shorts or leggings, thermal top and/or rash top, a change of clothes, sunscreen, hat and a towel.
This experience takes place in Mission Bay.
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