Learn it all: technique, water safety, surf etiquette, efficiency and speed.  Get on board the latest from Starboard and enjoy the benefits of a great core body workout! See below to find an individual or group lesson with an ISA-certified SUPSNZ Instructor

PaddleFit Training

Join PaddleFit Level 3 and ISA-certified SUP Instructor Victoria Stuart for a one-off class or weekly program that will build your confidence, skills and functional strength in varying conditions.  Equipment included.

  • Improve Paddle Technique
  • Improve Fitness, endurance, strength, mobility, balance, agility
  • Learn how to train efficiently
  • Socialise with other paddlers

Cost $30 or $150 for six-week program.

Mondays - Castor Bay 9am

Wednesdays - Okahu Bay 6.30, 7.30 or 9.20am

Thurs/Fridays - Takapuna Boatramp, 7am-8am

Phone or email Victoria to book

P : (021) 644 129

North Shore or Auckland Group and Private Lessons

Individual or Group lessons available with ISA-certified instructors by appointment, or join our FREE womens SUP fitness pod (rental boards available): Contact Victoria for more info or to book.

ISA Qualified Instructors: Victoria Stuart, Karin Horen, Helen Blair

EMAIL VICTORIA P: (021) 644 129

EMAIL KARIN P: (021) 0260 4470

Board rental: $20/hr

Private Session (for up to 3 people, equipment included): $100/hr

Starboard SUP Coaching and REAL Training


One-on-One or Small Group Sessions with Elite Paddler and Certified SUP Instructor Jeremy Stephenson.  From $150/hour.

One-on-One Real Training with Elite Paddler and Olympic Windsurfer JP Tobin. From $150/hour.

For first-timers to racer: individual stroke analysis, injury prevention and rehabilitation, paddle technique and safety/weather analysis in a practical on the water session. Latest Starboard equipment available.

Email Jeremy P : (021) 926 698

EMAIL JP  P : 021 321 151


New Zealand Starboard Hire Locations



989 Matakana Rd

Matakana 0985

Matakana Beach Outfitters

Lessons, tours, board hire and sales

P : (027) 526 0524

E : info@matakanasup.co.nz





12 Tamaki Drive

Okahu Bay



Fergs Kayaks

Lessons, board hire and sales

P : (09) 529 2230

E : SALESaK@fergskayaks.co.nz




Lake Pupuke

North Shore



Lessons and board hire


P : Allan 021 958 812 

E :  alan@madloop.co.nz



99 Nuffield St





Board demos, hire and sales

P : (09) 520 6699

E : newmarket@supcentre.co.nz



Pt Chevalier

5 Raymond St

Pt Chev




Lessons, board hire, demos and sales

P : 09 815 0683

E: info@nzboardstore.co.nz


Mt Maunganui

Assault Boardriders

Assault Boardriders

Lessons, demos, board hire and sales


P : Glen or Brad 027 245 7540 

E : info@assault.co.nz

(South Bay)

BoardSilly Surf Adventures


SUP lessons and adventures

P : Dave Lyons 03 3196464




Lessons, board hire and sales

P : Warren 021 354 837 

E : info@kitescool.co.nz


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03-Nov-2016 10:50 PM

Pod: Be True

An exclusive one-day womens' SUP and yoga retreat with a special focus on beauty, nutrition and giving you the tools and motivation to "be true to yourself".

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03-Nov-2016 10:46 PM

FREE SUP Clinic Okahu Bay Sun 6 Nov

Starboard Teamriders JP Tobin and Ollie Houghton team up to share race skills and tips while our SUPKids coaches get the groms charging and Paddle For Hope teams line up for an intro to SUP racing... join us at Okahu Bay from 11-2pm for an action packed day of SUP as we count down to City Surf!

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