Event Information
Stand Up Paddleboarding
Percy Priest Lake
Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 2:00 PM
Experience 90 minutes of customized Stand Up Paddleboard instruction including land and water lessons, followed by a group paddle on Percy Priest Lake!

Cost: $30 Members, $35 Non-Members
Limited to 9 participants
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Members $30, Non-Members $35


Experience the adventure of stand-up paddleboarding here in Music City, with Nashville Paddle Company! Join us for a 90 minute lesson on Percy Priest Lake where you'll learn about the equipment, proper standup paddleboarding posture, how to use the paddle, and some tricks to make you look like a pro paddleboarder. We'll spend a majority of the class on the water, testing our skills!

When: Sunday, Septemeber 17th at 2pm
Where: Percy Priest Lake
Cost: $30 Members ($40 Value)
$35 Non-Members after May 5th if spots are still available
Not a member yet? Join now and snag a spot at a discount!

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Difficulty: This is a beginner-friendly event. Participants should know how to swim. Expect a good core body workout. Wear swim gear and plenty of sun block!
Registration Deadline: Registration closes on Friday, September 15th at 3pm (while spots last).
Group Size Limit: This event is limited to 9 participants


Children Policy
: There is no age limit for stand up paddleboarding, as long as your child can stand and swim!
Dog Policy: Dogs not permitted on SUP lessons (but are permitted on future rentals!)
Weather Policy: This event is drizzle or shine. In the event of heavy rain or strong wind this trip will be postponed for the rain out date: Sunday, June 5th. Please mark both dates on your calendar!
Cancellation Policy: There is a 10% cancellation fee on refunds up to two weeks prior to the event. No refunds after May 8th. If this event is postponed due to inclement weather, your registration will be transferred to the rain date (listed above). If you register and can no longer make the event, please email TeamGreen@Lightning100.com.


During the lesson, we will spend 2 hours going over techniques, paddle use and strokes, getting plenty of time to practice your skills in the water. These lessons will be taught by a trained Nashville Paddle Company staff member, and are ideal for beginners or those somewhat new to paddleboarding.

Wear your bathing suit or trunks, bring and wear sunblock, a towel and maybe a change of clothes for your ride home. Some like to wear a hat or visor as well. We'll begin with a quick, but fun, land lesson before getting out on the water. The lesson package, usually valued at $40, includes the following:

  • 2 hours of customized instruction both on land, and on the water 
  • A top-of-the-line SUP board and paddle and a Type III Personal Flotation Device
  • Detailed instruction and lesson outline from a member of Nashville Paddle Company's trained staff
  • Personal equipment selection advice 
  • A Nashville Paddle Company swag bag


Nashville Paddle Company is your source for stand-up paddleboarding in Music City. They offer short-term and long-term rentals, recreational how-to classes, intermediate technique classes, race training, PaddleFit workout sessions, moonlight paddles, dragon boat race training on SUP, fun group outings and SUP yoga sessions, all by advance reservation.

Their emphasis is on flatwater, traditional paddling with some of the best equipment available. They are committed to building the SUP community in Middle Tennessee, utilizing local waterways including Old Hickory Lake, Percy Priest Lake, and the Stones and Cumberland Rivers. They even donate a portion of their proceeds to the Cumberland River Compact, working to protect and preserve this vital local water resource. You can join in the SUP conversation with Nashville Paddle Company on their Facebook page!


This event is open to Team Green Adventures members ($30 per person) and non-members ($35 per person).

This event is limited to 9 participants.