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Ocean 202

What Is Ocean 202?

Yearning to enjoy watersports? Ocean 202 introduces you to Paddleboarding, Sea kayaking, Boogie boarding and Snorkeling. Boogie boarding is waves-dependent!

You’re an Ocean 101 course graduate and preferably also Deep Water Play graduate to be eligible.


The Course

Continue to “learn the ocean”—how it moves, holds you higher than fresh water, and provides a playground above and below the surface.

Add confidence to being in the ocean.

Add to your safety skills including falling off the paddleboard on purpose and getting back in place.

Where, When and How?

Sarasota, Florida

3 days:
Day 1: 9-noon and 3-6
Day 2: 9-noon
Day 3: 8-11

August 14-16, 2023 Sarasota FL

Lido Beach on Lido Key and Siesta Beach on Siesta Key, two of the seven barrier islands of Sarasota.

Register with a $200 non-refundable deposit.

Gear is included in the course fee. Stay at the hotel of your choice. Our main beach to start is at 400 Ben Franklin Drive on Lido Key. The venues we use are walking distance or within a mile or so.  We recommend Holiday Inn Lido Beach and Lido Beach Resort for proximity.