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Freedom Riding SUP

Closed Now: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m.
Open today: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m.

Freedom Riding SUP
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Freedom Riding SUP Adventures was formed by Andy Seidensticker and his Costa Rican wife Edith. We started doing SUP lessons and tours in 2010 in the fishing village of Mal Pais, teaching clients the importat basic fundamentals of SUP, and paddling...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Mal Pais Fishing Village | Mal País, Mal Pais 60111, Costa Rica
+506 8520 1504
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All reviews pura vida costa rica santa teresa beautiful sunset took great care my girlfriend terrific experience highlight of our trip at home within minutes edith andy sports paddling techniques waves beginners
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We are experienced paddle boarders and beginner/intermediate surfers, but hadn't been SUP surfing before. We had a great lesson out on the waves with Edith. My husband was a natural and was able to ride several waves after some introductory instruction. I had more trouble...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank orangjul
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend Maria and I had a fantastic few sessions with Edith learning to surf on a SUP. As instructor, Edith is an excellent judge of each individual's abilities and approach And tailoring her instruction accordingly: encouraging me and correcting my technique so I successfully...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank alanlloydza
Reviewed March 11, 2018

My paddle board session with Edith was the highlight of our trip last week to Costa Rica. She is VERY PATIENT AND KIND and VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE. I felt very safe and Edith made the entire experience absolutely wonderful - I HAD SO MUCH FUN, THE...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I had the good fortune to take our first SUP lesson with Edith this morning. Coming off a significant surgical procedure in December, I was inactive for almost 3 months. I’ve been wanting to try SUP for years, and figured it would...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lynne B
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

Edith, the instructor, was super nice and helpful. Would definitely recommend! SUP is so cool! Got to go pretty far from the shore, and get a good view of the beautiful shoreline!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lotta L
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Andy took us out for two days while we were in Santa Teresa, and we had such a great time with him! He knew just the right spots to take us to, and provided fabulous instruction and exceptional company. Andy is so passionate about the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Patty W
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Two families including a 10 years old went out with Andy on a 2.5 hour SUP tour along the coast of Copa Blanco Nature Reserve. Andy was the perfect guide providing us with running commentaries on the wildlife, surf spots, political and cultural history of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank prattyboy
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We had a great afternoon beginners lesson with Andy - couldn't have asked for a better instructor. Got us to grips with the sport - which is awesome - had us seeing some of the best sights of our holiday within minutes. Can't recommend this...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank TomL4314
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Loved this experience and would highly recommend for beginners. Went as a couple and got an awesome lesson. Lots of technique teaching before you hit the water and guidance as you go through the course. Getting the GoPro pictures at the end was a nice...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Kelsey M
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Paddle boarding with Edith is not to be missed if you are in the area. I wanted to become a little more confidant on the ocean and my aim was exceeded. I can not believe I managed to stay upright in the 'rollers'. Edith makes...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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May 24, 2018|
Response from Lynne B | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be too hard for a child that age, but email them. They’ll give you good advice.