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Wa-ter Mon-key: one who lives an active lifestyle in and around the water; may be male, female, young, or not so young; not defined by the style with which he/she rides, but by the passion he/she has for living a water life.

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About the Water Monkey

Water Monkey is the original stand up paddle board lesson and rental company in the St. Petersburg/Tampa Bay area. Since 2009, Water Monkey has helped thousands of people get into the sport of stand up paddle boarding. We pride ourselves on safety and professionalism.

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Monkey Blog

Stand Up Paddleboard in St. Pete this Memorial Day

May 22, 2017 | Chase Kosterlitz

The long anticipated kick-off to summer is just around the corner! There is no better way to enjoy the holiday weekend than with a stand up paddleboard lesson, rental or tour in St. Pete Beach. The weather has been great most of spring and summer will usher in our busy SUP rental season.  View Full Post

Warm Weather for Paddleboarding in St. Pete

April 27, 2017 | Chase Kosterlitz

Winter is far behind us and the warm paddle boarding weather is here to stay in St. Pete. Water Monkey stand up paddle board rentals, lessons and tours are in full swing and we are cruising into summer. Our stand up paddle board nature tours have been encountering a variety of wildlife each trip. Stand up paddle boarders are seeing dolphins, fish, rays, sea birds and more on our stand up paddle nature tours in beautiful Ft. Desoto Park.  View Full Post

Stand up paddle rental delivery for St. Pete Beach Areas

March 30, 2017 | Chase Kosterlitz

Water Monkey Stand Up Paddle Boarding specializes in stand up paddle (SUP) rentals, lessons, and tours for the St. Pete Beach, downtown St. Pete and Ft. Desoto areas. One of our most popular offerings is our stand up paddle board rental service. If you are looking to rent as stand up paddle board and have it delivered to an address in the St. Pete Beach area, then look no further! View Full Post