The Stand Up Paddle (SUP) has become very popular in rio de Janeiro over the past 5 years. Today you can see dozens of people practicing this aquatic soprt, manly at Ipanema and Leblon beaches , but also at Barra da Tijuca and other places. Rio is the perferfct place for Stand up Paddling because there are a lot of Beaches, bays and small canals everywhere you go.
You can rent all the gear when you arrive , and also hire a private instructor. People with surfing experience are very welcome too.
tel. (55)(21) 7814-4103 or (55)(21) 99984-5643 (mobile)
surfing at Ipanema
If you are experinced, you can paddle all the way to Cagarra Islands , about 5 miles from Ipanema Beach. There are some schedule excursions to different spots on the coast of Rio.
Cagarras Islands ,in front of Ipanema.
You can have personal lessons with an Instructor, and rent all the gear. Contact Ricardo Lima , email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Stand Up Paddle Classes