Ian Smith / SurfSUP Adventures
Providing SUP services in Camps, Fitness, Instruction, Races, Tours & Trips, Trainer Certification
Ian Smith is a standup paddleboard athlete, guide, and writer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His work and videos have appeared in the American Whitewater Journal, SUP the Mag, The Paddler, Boarders Mag, the Standup Journal and more. In 2011, he founded SurfSUP Adventures, an SUP outfitter based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania committed to providing the highest quality lessons and guided experiences. Ian is an instructor trainer with the Professional Stand Up Paddle Association with specialities in flatwater, whitewater, and camp certifications.
Ian is also the founder of First Waves, an award-winning organization that uses standup paddling, the art of filmmaking, and digital media as a catalyst to inspire conservation and mentorship for at-risk youth. In addition to teaching, Ian is a team athlete and SUP racer for ULI Boards, Werner Paddles, NRS, and Body Glove.
Provides Instruction in the Following Skills:
Camp, Flatwater, Fundamentals, Racing, River, Touring, Yoga
Provides the Following SUP Services:
Camps, Fitness, Instruction, Races, Tours & Trips, Trainer Certification