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SINGLE SESSION - UMD POOL BASED - SURF & SUP TRAINING 205103

Learn about paddling technique, awareness of board trim, turning skills, ducking waves, how to pop up into a stance and balance. Strength and endurance will be developed through interval training on and off the surfboards with basic submerged hypoxic training to help you improve your comfort under water. This is a great chance to meet others interested in surfing, determine if you want to buy a Surf & SUP Pass for Fall Semester, learn about equipment, risk management and ettiquette. Choose from five different pool sessions.
TUESDAY (8:30-10:00PM) JANUARY 29, FEBRUARY 5, MARCH 26
FRIDAYS (9:00- 10:30AM) FEBRUARY 8, MARCH 22
We Provide: Boards, Accessories, Instruction
You Provide: Swimsuit, Towel
Cost: $8 per session for UMD Students / $15 per session for Others

PDF icon Annual Surf Membership Information Sheet

PLAN AHEAD FOR FALL SEMESTER SURFING & SUP OPPORTUNITIES

Surf & SUP programming is mainly offered in the Fall and our instructional sessions are designed to serve beginner to advanced skill levels. If you have limited time, sign up for the Lester River Boardsport Sampler held on September 7, 2019. Choose the Annual Surf & SUP Pass for $45 if you are a UMD Student and $115 for Others to achieve full access! Passes are limited to the first 20 people registered. Surf & SUP Pass holders will be able to attend training sessions at the Lester River Surf Shack on Tuesday eveinings from 5-8pm and UMD Pool based sessions on Fridays 8:30-11am in September and October. Most importantly you will receive e-mail invitations to join roughly six additional Lake Superior sessions whenever the conditions are favorable through the end of November. Longboard Skateboard Land Paddling outings will occur in the Fall and Spring for Surf & SUP Pass holders.

RIVER WAVE RIDING OR COASTAL TOURING IN CANADA: STAND UP PADDLEBOARD, SURFBOARD & KAYAK 105017

September 13-15, 2019
The Winnipeg River at Sturgeon Falls in Manitoba offers large glassy waves that can be surfed using a variety of equipment. If the river is too low we will explore and camp along the Lake Superior Coast in Ontario. Intermediate level skills are needed for this trip and they are developed through regular participation in the Surf & SUP Pass holder trainings. A valid Passport is required.
Cost $90 UMD Students Only.