Book a surfski clinic with Oscar Chalupsky: phone TERRY +64 21 074 8485

Oscar Chalupsky Surfski Clinics

Oscar Chalupsky Clinics

Two clinics only: Auckland, March 2019

Who better to teach you about Surfski than the legend who helped design the Nelo Surfski range?


ipaddle and Nelo are stoked to announce that 12 time World Surfski Champion and all-round legend, Oscar Chalupsky is coaching at two exclusive clinics in Auckland.

Oscar travels the world instructing paddlers on surfski technique, and racing his Nelo. He’s coming to New Zealand for the King of the Harbour in Auckland and Motorway Classic in Wellington.

The clinics are small sizes and packed with great tips and insights. Suitable for all ages and abilities.

Spaces are very limited. Register your place using the contact form below or phone Terry on 021 074 8485

 


Oscar’s passion for teaching is only matched by his passion for our sport and love of life. His drive toward a healthy lifestyle is infectious and to him it is important that we go away with a bag full of tools to build from the solid foundations that he has laid down.
Willem Prinsloo

The essentials for surfski paddling clinic – flat water

Dates: 25-30 March – exact day and time TBC
Venue: North Shore, Auckland (TBC)
Spaces: 15-20 paddlers
Duration: 2-3 hours
Cost: $150


The clinic will cover:

  • History and how the wing paddle works. 
  • How to decide you feather angle

  • How to decide you paddle length

  • How to do land exercises
  • How to improve balance with brace stroke

  • The forward stroke for surfski

  • Breaking down the stroke in small parts of the body, hands, elbow, shoulders, core and legs 
  • How improve your technique in waist deep water
  • 
How to remount in shallow water and deep water
  • 
Learn how to improve your balance and exercises

  • How to set up your surfski correctly

  • Analysis of each person’s brace and forward stoke 


Downwind clinic

Dates: 25-30 March – exact day and time TBC
Venue: North Shore, Auckland (TBC)
Spaces: 8-10 paddlers
Duration: 2-3 hours
Cost: $150

The clinic will cover:


  • Assessing the conditions

  • Basics of waves
  • 
How to catch waves

  • Where to sit on the waves and why
  • 
How to turn a surfski

  • How to stay on top of the waves

  • How to link waves
  • 
How to see the best waves
  • 
How to race downwind

  • Most important things to remember when doing downwind races and paddles. 

Register your place using the contact form below or phone Terry on 021 074 8485


Find out more about Oscar on his Facebook Page

Oscar has some great footage of his paddling on his You Tube Channel