ST. AUGUSTINE, Florida (June 1, 2015) — Camp SUP, presented by Salt Life June 27 in St. Augustine, Florida is going to be one for the books, with instructional clinics, an open fun paddle race, live music, free demos and more. It's a fantastic way for the family to try paddling for the first time, the expert to try a new board before purchasing or the intermediate to improve paddling skills. SUP magazine is proud to announce that Yoga Instructor Jessica Amendola will head the SUP Yoga Clinics (sponsored by Boga SUP) while ACA-certified instructor Matt Hite will lead the stroke clinic, highlighting the incredible paddling talent Florida boasts. unnamed (2)








Matt Hite Daytona Beach local Matt Hite is a life-long waterman from a family of lifeguards and surfers. He's taught surfing in Florida and California and leads a growing club of more than 100 paddlers in the Jacksonville area. A BIC-sponsored paddler, Hite travels throughout the country certifying other instructors as well. The dude lives to share his love of the water-a perfect fit for Camp SUP's lineup. Follow Matt on Facebook.


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Jessica Amendola SUP magazine is excited to have St. Augustine-local Jess Amendola heading up Camp SUP's SUP Yoga clinic. Jess was trained at Discovery Yoga in St. Augustine so she knows the local community well. Her classes emphasize alignment and blend challenging movements with self-awareness. The Boga-sponsored athlete grew up on the water and travels frequently to teach, both on the board and on the mat. Follow Jess on instagram @jessamendola.

Open Fun Paddle Race and Something for Everyone Camp SUP, June 27 has something for everyone. If you're ready to try your first race or just want to get out for a fun paddle, you can paddle any size, shape, craft you want. Every entry includes a goodie bag from Salt Life and a digital subscription to SUP magazine. Sign up for our Open Fun Paddle Race here:

SUP magazine would like to thank Salt Life for helping bring Camp SUP to St. Augustine, as well as Camp SUP's retail partner, Ocean Extreme Sports.

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