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Blue Planet Surf

540 Ward Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-3311
+1 808-596-7755
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Fun and safe lesson

I went with two friends to do a private SUP lesson with Blue Planet on 28 December. I called on... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2016
Wellington, New Zealand
SUP rental and downwind training

I have used the service of Blue Planet SUP shop twice this year while there on vacation. In June... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2015
Grant H
Mesa, Arizona, United States
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Private Stand Up Paddle lessons, clinics, coaching, downwinders with Blue Planet Surf Shop, Hawaii's SUP HQ. Our shop has the largest premium SUP rental fleet in the state, so there are always many quality performance boards in all shapes and sizes to choose from. We also have a huge selection of board, paddles and accessories. Let us help you have more fun on the water!Robert Stehlik, the owner of the business, is the head instructor and SUP coach and will customize the session to your needs. Avoid learning bad habits and take months off your learning curve with our proven coaching methods. We will get beginners up and riding quickly by using the right equipment and easy to follow instructions. Fast learners will progress quickly and develop an efficient stroke and paddle techniques that can take months to learn without instruction. We also offer coaching for advanced paddlers: downwind coaching, racing technique, and private surf guide service taking you to the best, uncrowded spots of the island on an adventure you will never forget. For more information on our lessons, downwinder coaching, surf guide service, weekly coaching and time trials for advanced paddlers, and free SUP clinics for board buyers.
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540 Ward Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-3311
+1 808-596-7755

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Reviewed 7 January 2016

I went with two friends to do a private SUP lesson with Blue Planet on 28 December. I called on the day we wanted to do it and Blue Planet was able to accommodate us at short notice - owner/manager Robert took us out. Robert...More

Thank David_T4130
Reviewed 25 October 2015

I have used the service of Blue Planet SUP shop twice this year while there on vacation. In June, I rented a SUP Carbon "Fun Stick" surfboard and a Downwind Bump Rider. I was extremely pleased with the quality of the equipment and the professional...More

Thank Grant H
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I went to Oahu to visit my brother and take SUP lessons. I was lucky enough to book my lessons with Robert Stehlik and Blue Planet Fitness. I knew I wanted to train with Robert after watching all his great SUP videos on YouTube. First,...More

Thank Denise W
tradewindbreezes, Owner at Blue Planet Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2015

Thank you for the wonderful review Danise! I'm looking forward to paddling with you again later this year with your new Bump Rider. Aloha!

Reviewed 21 August 2015

My wife and I live on Oahu, but have done very little stand-up paddleboarding. Our niece is visiting from the mainland, so we decided to give SUP lessons a try. The lesson with Robert was a lot of fun and very educational with a lot...More

Thank StuartC_999
Reviewed 5 July 2015

I was travelling in from Canada, and, needed to rent a stand-up board. From the first e-mail through every dealing I have had, which included renting a cruising board for a month to a special race board for a single race, the very best experience....More

1  Thank SHugens
Reviewed 29 May 2015

With all the surfing and SUP lessons in Oahu Blue Planet stands out amongst the crowd with professional service, certified instructors, a focus on safety, and great gear as well. Definitely recommend them!

Thank ThatSUPGuy
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

Had a great experience with Blue Planet. Robert was knowledgeable and fun. He had a lot of patience and gave a lot of encouragement. I will definitely go back.

1  Thank Katw360
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Wow!!!! Wow!!! Wow!!!! We were fresh from Melbourne, Australia and arrived in Waikiki, Hawaii, eager to give SUPing a go. Did the regular investigation and due diligence of "all" the SUP retailers and boards worldwide etc. Found that Blue Planet Surf and Robert Stehlik had...More

2  Thank BigKahuna95
Reviewed 4 October 2014

These guys were great letting me have a lesson on the board I am looking to buy and showing me great tips to get more out of the board. I really recommend using Blue Planet Surf for SUP lessons or advice. Great for all levels...More

Thank AmyMili
Reviewed 27 March 2014

I contacted Robert at Blue Planet prior to our vacation in Oahu because of the positive feedback he had gotten on one of the SUP Forums. Robert and his staff gave us a great combination of service, product and expertise. Robert brought the boards to...More

3  Thank T0nyTexas
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