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About Paddle Method
Enjoy a Paddle Method Stand Up Paddleboard Sea Lion or take a signature Paddle Method performance paddle lesson -- fun and adventure for all ages and abilities! Get on the water with friends and family or join other SUP enthusiasts while you see the world from a SUP point of view. Paddle Method's unique approach to Stand Up Paddleboarding, (SUP) instruction, includes a SUP tour of Sea Lion colonies. Tim Sanford - one of LA's top Stand UP Paddleboard instructors - will provide you with essential skills and water knowledge and escort you to all the best paddle spots in LA. Paddle Method SUP Tours can be your source of a lifetime of fun, fitness and adventure!
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Reviewed 23 November 2018

Tim did a great job teaching us how to paddle board. Not only we learned how to do it in one lesson he also made it very fun and entertaining.

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sirotenko
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I was looking forward to an excuse to get out on the water and the Sea Lion Excursion and paddle lesson was a great opportunity. I hadn't Paddle Boarded before and the instructions were so good that I will take more lessons. Feels great to...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Took both 1 and 2 in the same day and both classes were awesome! It was my first time on a paddle board and I learned so much, I will definitely be back for one of the evening tours and maybe eventually an ocean lesson.

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

What an adventure!! Tim was SPECTACULAR!!! The three of us girls had zero previous experience paddle boarding and Tim was very exceptional at teaching. He was patient, and very knowledgeable. We toured around marina del ray running into several sea lions! Would HIGHLY recommend this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank W5852EJjesss
Reviewed 5 September 2018

It was great; I am looking forward to lesson 2!!! I have had no previous experience at all with SUP or really paddling/water sports in general. I had no idea how I would take to it, but the lesson was a great balance of info...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

So super grateful to have found Tim! A friend took me SUP, and it was fine but I felt it was an exercise in trying to not fall in and figuring out how the heck to steer! I decided lessons were in order, so luckily...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 24 August 2018

It was my first time paddle boarding and Tim instantly put me at ease. I didn't think I'd have the confidence to stand up or go as far out as we did but we did lots of practice in the bay before going further out....More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Great learning experience. Plenty to see in marina del rey. Guide was helpful and encouraging for beginners like myself.

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jsquiggle123
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Tim and Matt were nice and personable. Tim was a very knowledgeable instructor and he took his time explaining everything. This is a great option for anyone wanting to learn to paddleboard. The location is excellent as well. The water is calm and there is...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mastermindliberty
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Went on sunset paddle boarding excursion with a few friends, AWESOME experience, and TIm is as good of a guide/instructor as you could ever get! Do it!

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Date of experience: July 2018
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There is a car park just as you enter the marina if you follow the sat nav directions to the address given. The car park is on the left and meet Tim directly over the road. He will turn up in his van. I left my belongings... More
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