Paddle Boarding - This Winters No 1 Budget Water Sport In The UAE

Find out where you can join in the Stand Up Paddle Boarding Craze This Winter Without Breaking The Bank

One of the fastest growing water sports in the UAE is paddle boarding. It’s an easy sport to pick up and can offer you a new found freedom being out in the open ocean with nothing but the breeze in your hair and the sound of the ocean in your ears. Paddle boarding is also very friendly on your wallet and won’t put a major dent in your bank balance.

Beyond being "fund friendly" paddle boarding offers a whole range other benefits:

FUN

According to the StandUp Journal, the Hawaiians pioneered stand up paddle boarding for fun! It goes all the way back to the 1940’s, but in the past few years has become really popular. A session of paddle boarding in almost certain to de-stress you and put a huge smile on your face. It’s a highly accessible sport and can be done alone, with family, spouses, or friends. No matter who you do it with your guaranteed to have an amazing time out on the water.

FITNESS

This simple to learn water sport is not only fun, but it is also a great workout that will torch calories without you even feeling as though your exercising. The average person will burn 500+ calories per hour! It’s also awesome for upper body and core strength due to the pulling and twisting motions that the paddler is engaged in.

FOCUS

Perhaps one of the best benefits of going paddle boarding is the meditative state that you will experience. The smell and sound of the ocean, the soothing rhythm of the waves, and just being out on the water are enough to make you feel calm and relaxed.

LOCATIONS

Below are some of the BEST locations in the UAE that you can hire paddle boards on a budget:

DUBAI
 
SURF HOUSE DUBAI
COST LOCATION PHONE WEBSITE
1 Hour AED 75
2 Hours AED 100
All Day AED 200
Jumeirah Beach Road,
Public Beach,
Dubai.
+971 50 5043020 http://www.surfingdubai.com/
 
IGNITE SURFACE
COST LOCATION PHONE WEBSITE
1 Hour AED 85 Riva Beach Club,
Palm Jumeirah,
Building 7 & 8
+971 50 481 9335 http://www.ignitesurface.com/
 
WATER COOLED
COST LOCATION PHONE WEBSITE
30 Min AED 75
1 Hour AED 100
Jebel Ali Golf Resort,
Jebel Ali,
Dubai
+971 (0)4 887 6771 http://www.watercooleddubai.com/dubai/
 
ABU DHABI
 
BAKE
COST LOCATION PHONE WEBSITE
30 Min AED 50
1 Hour AED 80
1/2 Day AED 800
Saadiyat Public Beach,
Abu Dhabi
+971 56 196 3715 http://bakeuae.com/
 
WATER COOLED
COST LOCATION PHONE WEBSITE
30 Min AED 75
1 Hour AED 100
Hiltonia Beach Club,
Abu Dhabi
+971 (0)4 639 5997 http://www.watercooleddubai.com/abu-dhabi/

 

Author: David Kuch
Author Bio: David Kuch is a Nutrition Souq Fitness Champion Editor. He is a certified personal trainer and has completed a Masters of Business Administration Degree, Specialized in Sport Management. With over 10 years of experience as a personal trainer, both independently and in big box chains, David is experienced in fitness training, healthy habits, wellness, functional fitness, and nutrition.