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Gamble Rogers Memorial State Recreation Area at Flagler Beach
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Standup Paddleboarding Lesson

In order to participate in this activity, one:

  • Must have the ability to follow verbal and/or visual instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
  • Must not exceed the manufacturer’s limit for the vessel.
  • Must have the ability to transfer on and off the paddleboard independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment.
  • Must have the ability to remain standing, maneuver, and balance independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment.
  • Must have at least one person on the paddleboard with the ability to move it through the water in a stable manner and return it back to the launching area.

In the event of a capsize:

  • One must have the ability to get out from under the watercraft, independently.
  • One must have the ability to right oneself and remain face up in the water with the aid of a personal flotation device.