Stand Up Paddling San Francisco and San Rafael, Marin County

Here at 101 Surf Sports you will find passionate and committed Stand Up Paddlers who don't just sell the sport; We live it. Whether it's surfing, cruising the flat water with our families, or racing around the course Stand Up Paddleboarding is our passion.

Stand Up Paddling, aka SUP, is not just great fun it's also great exercise and a fantastic way to get out on the water and experience San Francisco Bay. Stand Up Paddling is unique in that learning the basics is not all hard and with today's modern equipment is accessible to just about anyone; just add water. And water we have with the San Rafael Canal right in our back yard its SUP Marin County made easy.

SUP On San Francisco Bay

One of the fantastic aspects to SUP is that it gets all the muscles in the body moving at one time. Unlike other sports that isolate certain areas that body Stand Up Paddling requires everything from your head to your toes to get moving at once. In addition the art of balancing has been proven to help offset the natural deterioration of our brains as we age. Click Here for more information on that.

So let's take a quick review here. A super fun, extremely versatile, outdoor activity, you can do with the whole family, that leads to a fit body & mind at a relatively low cost. I assume you're on your way down to the shop now because there is no better place to learn to Stand Up Paddle then our back yard. With a sheltered and scenic waterway directly behind the shop, our own dock launching & showering facilities at your disposal, and all the latest Stand Up Paddling gear in the house 101 Surf Sports is your one stop shop for all your SUP needs. With committed and experienced Stand Up Paddlers manning the shop you are sure to get the best advice and counsel possible in answering all your paddling questions.(Photos courtesy Starboard SUP)

101 Surf Sports aims to be the San Francisco Bay Area's #1 Stand Up Paddleboarding Shop and we are located in San Rafael in Marin County.

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If you have any questions give us a call at 415-524-8492 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Click Here to Contact Us

Shop Weather

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San Rafael, CA
Humidity: 72%
19 kts
48 | 69
Mostly Sunny
48 | 77

Upcoming Events

Sat Apr 19 @ 9:30AM - 02:00PM
Free Demo Day NSP Stand Up Paddleboards
Sat Apr 19 @11:45AM - 01:30PM
SUP Fitness & Yoga Class
Sun Apr 20 @ 9:30AM - 11:00AM
Stand Up Paddleboard Lessons.
Sat Apr 26 @ 9:00AM - 01:00PM
CANCELLED Whole Foods Market Paddle Race #5

101 Surf Sports

34 reviews
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  • Chanelle M.

    LOVE LOVE LOVE this place. Took my 5 yr old son and dog canoeing one beautiful sunny day and we had a blast! $30 for the hour. the guys were very more

  • Arjay P.

    The awesomest toy store ever! This store represents everything I love about Marin County and I want just about one of everything they carry in here. more

  • Reed K.

    Amazing staff. We even locked our key in the car and they all came out to help use a paddle and a hanger to open it up! :) :) Would totally come back!read more

San Francisco Stand Up Paddling San Rafael, Marin County