T’ashii Paddle School continues to progress SUP instruction on the west coast of Vancouver Island. More than just a tourist destination, Tofino BC has a unique variety of world class touring, surf and calm water paddling all withing the 30km peninsual we call home.
Hope you can join us in 2018 to progress your paddling and gain a different perspective of paddling in Tofino. Emre and the T’ashii crew will take you to the best paddling destinations and customize the course for the groups abilities and conditions. All courses are focused on experiential learning so we’ll spend all if not most of the time on the water. We’re also excited to bring in Video feedback to all our stand up paddleboard surfing courses this year.
From as advanced as you’d like to go, to catching your first waves. We’ve got a coaching techniques that are adding to the progression of sup instruction. Check it out, this is a video of a SUP Surf level 1 class catching their first waves.
For years the Nuu-chah-nulth territories including Tla-o-qui-aht (What is sometimes referred to as Clayoquot Sound) has been on every paddlers must do list. The world of SUP is also just beginning to catch on to the limitless paddling potential this area of the coast presents. Surrounded by some of the last intact ancient forests on Vancouver Islands and long stretches of sand beaches, exposed coastline, surf, tidal currents and large clam inlets. We’re lucky to live in such a special place where the edge of the world descends into the Pacific. Our touring courses take you out to exploring the full potential of the west coast.
Touring Instructor Courses (see instructor courses below)
Become a SUP instructor and teach your own Paddle Canada courses. Instructor trainer Emre Bosut is dedicated to the continual development of a SUP instruction program that makes learning fun and allows students to push their limits. Also a great chance to explore padding in Tofino while learning to become and instructor.
SUP surfing 1 instructor course (Link coming soon) – June 2 / 3 2018
Looking for something specific for a group? Get in touch, we have the ability to customize courses for all age levels, school groups and more.
SUP surf & touring course May Long Weekend in Tofino
Paddle Canada SUP surfing level 2
Learn SUP Surfing Basics, with accomm & video feedback.
Touring 1 skills course with accommodation
Multi-day Paddleboard trip to Vargas Island.
Paddle Canada Instructor Certification
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