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Stand-Up Paddleboard Building Course

September 25, 2017 @ 8:00 am - September 30, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Build a Kaholo Paddleboard in a week!

The Tahoe Maritime Center Wooden Paddleboard Building Course will commence this September, 2017.  The course will use Chesapeake Light Craft paddleboards, which are built from marine plywood using a stitch and glue method.  Tahoe Maritime Center is honored to have Larry Froley, from Gray Whale Paddle in California and Kaholo paddleboard co-designer, as our instructor for this course.


Please register by August 31th, 2017 to secure your place and allow time for material shipping.  Once registration is full, we will start a waitlist.  To register, please email our educator at [email protected].

Stand Up Paddleboard

Participants will choose from either the 12’6” board (better for smaller paddlers), or the 14’ board (better for larger paddlers).  We can help you pick the right board for you.  These boards are great for touring or even racing, as they each fit in common race categories.



Paddler Skill Level >>NoviceIntermediate/Advanced
Kaholo 14120-200 lbsup to 230 lbs
Kaholo 12-680-150 lbsup to 190 lbs

Location:  Granlibakken, 725 Granlibakken Rd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
Class time:  Approximately 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM daily; some variation day to day

What to bring: Water bottle, work clothes, and a willingness to learn and work together

Student tuition (members):                           $660

Student tuition (non-members):                 $760

Each additional student:                                   $200

Materials (choose one):

Kaholo 14’0″                                             $985

Kaholo 12’-6”                                            $949

Includes: Most supplies for the board and instruction to board completion.  Final resin coats and finishing will be completed at home.

Dates:  Monday, September 25th – Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Other information:  Must be at least 12 years old to participate; attendees under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

More information or to register:  Call Danielle Rynning at 530-583-9283 x103 or email [email protected]

Stand-Up Paddleboard


September 25, 2017 @ 8:00 am
September 30, 2017 @ 5:00 pm


Granlibakken Tahoe