101 Surf Sports Stand Up Paddleboarding and Kayaking on San Francisco Bay

Event Calendar

Stand Up Paddleboard Lessons.
Sunday 16 June 2019, 09:30am - 11:00am
Contact 415-524-8492 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Stand Up Paddling Lessons for San Francisco Bay and San Rafael Marin County

Beginner Stand Up Paddling Lessons - San Francisco Bay Area

Thanks for considering 101 Surf Sports for your Stand Up Paddleboard Lesson. We offer a discounted group lesson every Saturday and Sunday at 10 am right here at our San Rafael location. The lesson includes all the gear you will need. The lesson is 1 hour long and you may paddle as long as you would like after your lesson.

This focus of the class is on  covering the basics of Stand Up Paddleboarding, SUP 101. In this class you will have the chance to learn about all of the various terminology associated with SUP as well as the many different types and styles of boards available.

101 Surf Sports will cover the correct paddle stroke techniques as well as general safety skills and guidelines to get you on the water. After discussing and covering the fundamentals on dry land you will get you out on the water and on your way towards San Francisco Bay.

What to wear - No wetsuits needed. Wear apparel that is not based in natural fibers (i.e. cotton). Rashguards and Boardshorts are ideal. Clothing made from synthetics like Polyester, Lycra, radon etc are perfect. Yoga pants, workout clothes, and biking apparel are all great.

Individual private lessons are also available at $65 for one hour with 30 minutes of free paddle time after the class. Call us at 415-524-8492 to schedule a time that will work.

Please call us with any questions at 415-524-8492 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or click here to contact us to reserve your spot or visit our San Francisco Bay Area store in San Rafael.

You can also check our calendar for other stand up paddleboard activities and events by clicking h

Location 115 Third St, San Rafael

Upcoming Events

Fri Dec 06 @ 8:00AM - 12:00PM
Free Group SUP/Foil Surf Sesh Location TBD
Sat Dec 07 @12:00AM
Petaluma Human Powered Lighted Flotilla
Fri Dec 13 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Geminids Meteor Shower Paddle Tour
Sat Dec 14 @ 7:00AM - 01:00PM
Terrapin Crossroads Long Strange Trip 101 Surf Sports Paddle Race
Sun Dec 15 @12:00AM
Wavechaser Race @ Redwood City 101 Surf Sports
Fri Dec 20 @ 8:00AM - 12:00PM
Free Group SUP/Foil Surf Sesh Location TBD
Sat Dec 21 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Crissy Field Group Paddle
Sat Jan 11 @ 8:00AM - 01:00PM
Paddle Race San Rafael
Sat Jan 18 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Crissy Field Group Paddle
Sat Jan 25 @12:00AM
WaveChaser Paddle Race Half Moon Bay