Stand Up Paddle Instructor Insurance Program

A Liability Insurance Program Providing Protection from Lawsuits of Bodily Injury and/or Property Damage

Who Qualifies for this Program?

  • Certified Stand Up Paddle Instructors
  • Non Certified Stand Up Paddle Instructors
  • Stand Up Paddle Yoga Instructors
  • Stand Up Paddle Pilates Instructors
  • Closed water operations are covered. (Open water coverage available for an additional premium of $55.00)

This program provides protection for the Policyholder against claims of bodily injury liability, property damage liability, personal and advertising injury liability and the litigation costs to defend against such claims.

Coverage is provided up to $1,000,000 per occurrence. There is no deductible amount. Coverage is offered through the Sports and Recreation Providers Association Purchasing Group.

Coverage Includes Suits Arising Out Of:

  • Injury or death of spectators
  • Injury or death of participants
  • Injury or death of volunteers
  • Property damage liability
  • Incidental medical malpractice
  • All activities necessary to conduct training
  • Ownership use or maintenance of fields or practice areas
  • General negligence claims
  • Cost of investigation and defense of claims, even if groundless
  • Corporal punishment

About the Insurer

The general liability coverage is provided by U.S. Fire Insurance Company, "A" (Excellent) rated by A.M. Best Company.


The liability premium rates begin at:

  • $1,000,000 Per Occurrence / $1,000,000 General Aggregate: $158.00 (Certified) or $258.00 (Non-Certified)
  • $1,000,000 Per Occurrence / $2,000,000 General Aggregate: $165.90 (Certified) or $270.90 (Non-Certified)
  • $1,000,000 Per Occurrence / $3,000,000 General Aggregate: $175.00 (Certified) or $285.00 (Non-Certified)
  • $1,000,000 Per Occurrence / $4,000,000 General Aggregate: $183.75 (Certified) or $299.25 (Non-Certified)
  • $1,000,000 Per Occurrence / $5,000,000 General Aggregate: $231.50 (Certified) or $314.25 (Non-Certified)

  • Note: Rates and minimum premium may be higher in certain coverage states.
    Please note that a $10.00 Administrative Fee will be added to all orders. A $10.00 Credit Card Processing Fee will be added to all orders. Credit Card Fee does not apply in FL. SUP Yoga Instructors need 50 hours of (YOGA) instructional experience to qualify for Certified rates. SUP Yoga coverage only available under closed water operations.

The Optional Coverages

Equipment Coverage

This Inland Marine insurance product provides coverage for your equipment and contents up to the specified limit.

Hired and Non-Owned Automobile Liability Coverage

This liability coverage provides protection for rented, borrowed and other non-owned vehicles driven on personal training business.

Increased Aggregates

This option increases the aggregate limit of liability insurance from $1,000,000 to larger amounts.

Sexual Abuse and Molestation

Liability coverage is provided for claims arising out of alleged sexual abuse and/or molestation.

This page has been designed to illustrate the highlights of this program but is not a contract. Some exclusions and coverages may be modified to meet individual state requirements. For specific details, please request a sample policy.