Welcome to Paddlestroke SUP! We're thrilled to be your choice for stand up paddle boarding lessons in the Washington, DC area. At Paddlestroke SUP, we're dedicated to providing top-quality, enthusiastic, supportive instruction from experienced professional stand up paddle boarding instructors.
We only teach stand up paddle boarding and we love what we do! Our goal is to make sure you have the best possible experience, whether you're a complete beginner or looking to take your skills to the next level.
Paddlestroke SUP was founded and is run by Gregory Miller in 2010 and was the first program of its kind in the DC area, and one of the first stand up paddle boarding programs in the USA.
We believe that stand up paddle boarding is not just a sport, but also a way to connect with nature and experience the beauty of the world around us. That's why we're committed to providing the best instruction, equipment, and experience possible.
Why Choose Paddlestroke SUP for SUP Lessons?
At Paddlestroke SUP, we're more than just a stand up paddle boarding company. We're a community of outdoor enthusiasts who are passionate about sharing our love of the water and nature with others.
When you take a lesson with us, you'll start in a safe, calm-water environment where you'll learn everything from how to use your equipment to balance and paddling technique. You will learn from expert instructors that have made paddle boarding their life and who will continue to guide you through your skill progression and enjoyment of paddling.
Experienced instructors led by founder Gregory Miller will make sure you feel comfortable and confident on the water before you set off on your own adventures. We're dedicated to helping you build a solid understanding of the fundamentals of paddling technique so you can enjoy your stand up paddle boarding experiences to the fullest.
The benefits of your lessons go beyond learning to SUP. It’s an open secret that the Washington, DC area has some of the most breathtaking hiking trails and scenic waterfalls in the Mid-Atlantic United States and our meeting spot give you access to them. After your lesson, we encourage you to take some time to explore your amazing surroundings. The Billy Goat Trail and Great Falls Waterfall are just a few of the outdoor opportunities that await you in the near surrounds of our lesson location.
Ready to experience the magic of stand up paddle boarding in the Washington, DC area? Join us at Paddlestroke SUP for top-quality, enthusiastic, and supportive instruction from the most experienced professional paddlers. Whether you're a complete beginner or looking to improve your skills, we're here to help. Sign up for a lesson today and discover the unique sensation of gliding over the water upright while enjoying the best scenery in the Washington, DC area. We can't wait to see you on the water!