Beginner Stand Up Paddleboard Lessons

Stand Up Paddle Lesson On The Potomac River

If you want to learn how to stand up paddle in the Washington, DC area, Paddlestroke SUP is your top choice for stand up paddle lessons. We’ll provide you with top-quality, enthusiastic, supportive instruction from experienced professional stand up paddlers. Your first lesson will be in a safe, calm-water environment where you’ll learn the basics—from how to use your equipment, to balance and paddling technique, to what to do in case you happen to fall in. You’ll have the benefit of starting out right and getting a solid understanding of the fundamentals.

Safe and Supportive Instruction

Stand up paddle boarding is a relatively safe sport, but it’s important to get started with the right instruction and learn from a safety-conscious, experienced guide and teacher. Greg Miller was one of the first Level 3 River SUP Certified Instructors in the world certified by the American Canoe Association. He has also started and developed some of the other top stand up paddle programs in the Washington, DC area. If you book your first stand up paddle lesson, make sure you do it with the outfitter who has the most experience and can give you the best time possible.

Professional-level Experience

Greg Miller is one of Washington, DC’s stand out SUP athletes. He is an experienced surfer and waterman, and was perhaps the first stand up paddler in the Potomac River rapids near Washington, DC. He is a brand ambassador, team rider and sales rep for Earth River Sup. Greg has also designed his own Paddlestroke SUP production stand up paddle boards for river surfing and white water, flatwater paddling, racing, and traveling. He’s also a winning stand up paddle racer and accomplished stand up paddle surfer. You’ll be in safe, capable hands with Greg’s almost 40 years of water and paddling experience.

Book Your Lessons Online

You can book your lessons conveniently and securely using our online booking form located on our booking page. The form will walk you through registration and payment. It’s easy, simple, and secure. You can also make arrangements over the phone by calling Greg Miller at (301) 442-6864. Either way, we hope to hear from you!