So you have been paddling for a while and want to catch your first wave on a SUP? Here are some tips…

Start with the right spot, ideally a place with small waves where noone is out. Find the right place, wait for the waves. When the wave comes, paddle faster. When you get speed and catch the wave, move back to keep the nose up and change into surf stance (one feet in the front). Bend your knees and use the paddle to get the balance

This video explains the first steps:

Ready for your first turn?