This is the first time these youngsters have tried standup paddle boarding. Before paddling out by themselves, they take a training class on the basic techniques. All can’t wait to get into the water.
Unlike other water sports, like kayaking or sailing, SUP is a personalised sport. Paddlers stands on a large board and use a single paddle to move along the water.
New paddlers receive training and the right gear to ensure their safety, such as a life jacket, a leash attaching them to the board, and a quick release belt, among others.
While gliding along the river, paddlers can take in the clean atmosphere and explore hidden parts of the city in a new unique and safe way.
The sport has gained in popularity in the city, attracting more youngsters every day. It’s a captivating choice for many people to ease stress while maintaining a healthy lifestyle after months of staying at home./.