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Aug 18th 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Eastwood Park River Feature - 1385 Harshman Road, Dayton, OH 45414


July 28, August 4, 11, 18, 25 -- 2017

This is one of the most exciting activities that you can participate in… right here in Dayton, Ohio!  You won’t be disappointed!  On selected Friday evenings this summer you can learn to river surf on an inflatable stand up paddleboard with Shannon Thomas at the Eastwood Park water feature.  Check out this short video. 

Attend this weekly two hour session which includes river surfing skills along with safety topics.   This class is offered in a group setting; however, you will receive personalized instruction based on your skill level.  Perfect for beginners (that are coming in with the basic skills listed below; or for an intermediate looking for tips on improving their game.  Costs will be $45 per person per session.   A board, paddle, pfd, helmet, and leash can be rented for $10 per session; or bring your own.  Meet at 5:30.  The class runs from 6-8:00 p.m.  

Due to the logistics of this class, both prepayment and preregistration is required.  Please complete the SUP Registration Form on our website.  You will be contacted to complete the process. 

Info/Prerequisites for this course:

  • $45 per session / $10 Rentals
  • Basic Stand Up Paddleboarding skills on flatwater
  • You must be able to swim
  • You must be comfortable swimming in river water with currents
  • You must wear foot protection
  • You must be 14 or older to participate
  • Preregistration is required
  • A minimum of two participants is required to hold the class
  • The class is dependent on weather and water levels and could be moved to another location or potentially cancelled. 
  • To check class status, call 937-222-7020, check our website at www.kayakdayton.com, or Facebook.

Whitewater Warehouse offers retail sales, as well as a wide range of activities and instruction, catering to all disciplines (recreational, whitewater, touring, fishing, and SUP). We have a very knowledgeable staff, with years of hands on experience. Stop in for a visit… you’ll feel right at home!  We are located at 104 Valley Street. Hours: Monday thru Thursday 4:00-9:00 pm and Saturdays from 11:00-6:00 pm.

This summer Whitewater Warehouse will be offering a variety of on the water activities for you to enjoy! Everything from river trips, river surfing, classes, fountain floats, to kayak and SUP rentals on the lake.  Something for everyone! Events and activities will be posted on our Event Calendar, with reminders on Facebook. Visit our website at www.kayakdayton.com or call 937-222-7020 for additional information.

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