We are Arizona’s largest full service SUP shop offering kayak and stand up paddleboard rentals, tour experiences, and sales. Centrally located in Tempe, Arizona, we offer a close proximity to some of the most popular lakes and rivers around the Phoenix area.
Experience Stand Up Paddleboarding and Kayaking in Arizona
Grab a paddleboard or kayak rental and experience the ultimate outdoor activity year-round. Explore Arizona by water and see some unique desert scape and wildlife while paddling along rugged shorelines. The weather in Phoenix is ideal to take advantage of easy rental options or join one of the many events throughout the year. All SUP classes and workshops are taught by certified instructors for the best experience possible. Be sure to check the events calendar for one of their paddles down the Salt River, lakeside paddle board rentals and tours at Saguaro Lake and Canyon Lake, or one of our weekly SUP meet-up events at Tempe Town Lake or many of the valley’s local fitness centers and resorts for SUP Yoga. Whether you live in the greater Phoenix area or you are traveling to the Valley of the Sun, Riverbound Sports is the premier provider serving locals and tourists alike.
Why choose Riverbound Sports?
Founded in 2013, Riverbound Sports Paddle Company has grown to be the largest specialty paddle shop in Arizona. They are a one-stop shop whether you are looking to rent or buy your next board or kayak. The experienced onsite staff are avid paddlers and certified to help find the best gear for every paddler. Riverbound Sports is an authorized outfitter operating under permit through Tonto National Forest and their instructors are certified through the American Canoe Association (ACA), World Paddle Association (WPA) and PaddleFit. Recently, Riverbound partnered with Visit Mesa to became the “First of Its kind” to be a Certified Autism Center (CAC) serving families traveling with Autistic family members.
Stay up to date on the latest paddling events with the Riverbound Sports calendar. Paddleboard and Kayaking events such as workshops, Summertime lakeside kayak and SUP rentals, local Meetups, or destination paddle experiences, such as a Salt River paddle with the wild horses.
When you want to learn to paddleboard, partnering with a SUP certified coach is always a winning formula. Whether you are just starting to embark on your first SUP launch, perfecting your paddle stroke, or looking to advance your paddling skills, our instructors are certified through World Paddle Association (WPA), American Canoe Association (ACA) and PaddleFit with disciplines in performance, fitness, nutrition, yoga, Pilates, water-safety and more.
SUP yoga and SUP fitness are a fantastic way to take your practice to a new level. Classes are designed for all skill levels. Whether you have experience on a paddle board, on a yoga mat, both, or none of the above.
Our instructors work with each participant to make modifications to keep it challenging and fun! Classes are hosted at one of our desert lakes, local gyms or various resorts throughout the Phoenix area. This is one of our most popular events for corporate events and bachelorette parties.