Affiliates have gone through the entire PaddleFit Certification program by successfully completing Levels 1-3 and have reached the pinnacle of a PaddleFit coach. They have obtained the PaddleFit licensing and are able to fully implement the PaddleFit System. The Affiliates are able to provide a full assessment of paddling skills and fitness levels. They can also host all 3 types of PaddleFit classes (Water, Land, Complete).
This is the info that the Level 3 coaches have been taught during their certification process. Skills Taught During Course: 1. Advanced technique progression 2. The entire PaddleFit programming and classes 3. Training class set up 4. The class: PaddleFit Tech 2 5. The class: PaddleFit Complete 6. The class: PaddleFit Water 7. The class: PaddleFit Land 8. PaddleFit Assessment 9. PaddleFit Experience. Description of PaddleFit Tech 2: PaddleFit Tech 2 is our advanced paddling technique class and your next step in learning proper technique. We will take what you learned in PaddleFit Tech 1 and build on that to help you become and advanced paddler. During the hour lesson you will learn advanced paddling technique as well as advanced level paddling drills. Our coach will continue to work with you on our technique progression and help you to make the appropriate corrections to get you on the path to paddling better.
This is the info that the Level 2 coaches have been taught during their certification process. Skills Taught During Level 2: 1. Efficient paddle stroke breakdown 2. Technique progression 3. PaddleFit programming and classes 4. Class set up 5. Assessment basics 6. The class: PaddleFit Tech 1 7. The class: Intro to PaddleFit 8. The event: PaddleFit Demo. Description for PaddleFit Intro to SUP Fitness: Here is your chance to get introduced to the world of PaddleFit and it’s training program through our fun and challenging fitness class. We will give you a taste of the many benefits of training on the water that includes balance, endurance, strength and focus. Now is the time to start on your path to get on the water and achieve your training goals. Class is designed to be accommodating of all skill levels. Description for PaddleFit Tech 1: PaddleFit Tech 1 is our a paddling technique class and your first step in learning proper technique. Learning proper technique is beneficial for many reasons including increased performance, injury prevention and enhancing your enjoyment of SUP. During the hour lesson you will learn proper paddling fundamentals. Our coach will introduce you to our technique progression and work with you to make the appropriate corrections to get you on the path to paddling better. No matter where you are on your SUP journey we will help you get on the path to paddling properly. Description for PaddleFit Demo: Have you ever wanted to try the sport of Stand Up Paddling (SUP)? Here is your chance to try out SUP in a fun and safe environment. Our PaddleFit coaches will show you the basics to get you to stand up and paddle. Now is your time to start your SUP journey. All equipment provided.
This is the info that the Level 1 coaches have been taught during their certification process. Skills Taught During Level 1: 1. Basic SUP industry knowledge such as equipment and standards of practice 2. Safety 3. Laws and regulations 4. Rescue technique 5. Towing 6. The class: PaddleFit Basic. Our Level 1 coaches have learned how to teach the PaddleFit Basic class which is PaddleFit's version of an introductory to SUP class. Description of PaddleFit Basic: Our introductory class will focus on introducing you to the sport of stand up paddling (SUP) in a fun and safe manner. We will teach you the fundamentals as well as proper safety and this will be the foundation for your future paddling endeavors. You will need to be comfortable in the water and able to swim. You do not need to have any prior paddling experience to take this class.