Rank #1: 7 Day Adventure SUP River Trip down the Escalante with Adventure Photographer Dylan Brown - 020
Adventure sports photographer Dylan Brown shares his journey reflecting on his 7 day, 96 mile Escalante River SUP adventure. As the leader, photographer and cinematographer, he shares personal reasons for wanting to capture the beauty of this close-to-home, endangered low flow serpentine style river. Join us as he transports us to remote Utah on a paddle board, bringing you along for the ride to experience both some of his challenging and breathtaking moments. He also shares his behind the scenes planning and post-trip reflection as he brings awareness, conservation and adventure to this majestic river in Utah.
Find more here: https://www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/20
Apr 03 2018
Rank #2: Instagram Stories: The HOW, WHAT and WHY to use IG Stories to grow your SUP, kayak and outdoor fitness business - 024
If you aren't yet using Instagram Stories in your SUP, paddle board yoga, kayak or fitness business, now is the time! Build relationships with followers, reach non-followers through optimization and convert viewers into paying customers. Julie Merrill, The Paddleboarding CPA covers what to share, how to use Instagram and why its an essential. Plus a video tutorial to complement the episode.
Find out more here: www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/24
Jun 21 2018
Rank #3: How to QUICKLY add passive income to your business - 003
The Paddleboarding CPA Podcast by Julie Merrill helps adventure seeking and active sport-related business owners create and grow their business around their passion. Helping tours, lessons, retreats and trips in stand up paddle boarding (SUP), SUPyoga, SUPfitness, SUPsurf, kayaking, windsurfing, kiteboarding, fitness, and other outdoor sports.
In this episode, Julie walks you through how to recommend products to your customers and make passive income by doing so. Using Amazon's Affiliate Program combined with Kit.com, your user experience and ease of setup is amplified. Explode your traffic by adding on a YouTube video and a customized URL.
This information, the show notes and a downloadable checklist are all available at www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/3/
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Sep 11 2017
Rank #4: Business and Marketing TIPS for New SUP and SUP Yoga Instructors - 021
Julie Merrill, aka The Paddleboarding CPA, talks business and marketing tips for new standup paddle board, paddleboard yoga, SUP, kayak and outdoor fitness instructors. From setting up your business to collecting money, strategizing your class list, identifying your ideal customer and marketing 101. This podcast episode dives into many of the aspects needed before getting on the water to teach a class.
Find more: http://www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/21
Apr 19 2018
Rank #5: One year into a new standup paddle board (SUP) fitness business | Kristin Snyder - 004
Krissy Snyder is the owner and operator of Stand Up Paddle Club in Chicago, Illinois. She is a World Paddle Boarding Association (WPA) certified instructor and is also certified by Paddle Into Fitness to teach Gentle Wave Paddleboard Yoga, Surfer Sculpt and Intro to Paddling. In this interview, we discuss:
- How a stand up paddle board excursion during a Hawaii vacation spurred a new passion and business
- The struggles, challenges and successes of starting a new business
- How she worked with a venue to provide safety, lifeguards and what was required of insurance
- The importance of proper standup paddle technique and proper stroke
- The mindset of a startup entrepreneur
- How the paddle board delivers a new level of stability and fitness performance
- Her plans to run a retreat with both yoga and standup paddle boarding in Costa Rica
Sep 22 2017
Rank #6: Kids SUP camps and adventures in a tourist location with Jessica D'Aleo of YoloBoard Adventures - 019
YOLO Board Adventures offers kids camps and a variety of other adventures in Sandestin Florida. Jessica D'Aleo discusses the challenges and what's involved in the kids camp she manages including who they market to, what's involved behind-the-scenes in the camp as well as other offerings like YOLO Tribe Night, YOLO Board 101 and Paddle Core Pro, a HIIT like workout on a standup paddle board.
Hear more here: https://www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/19
Mar 19 2018
Rank #7: Ina's Mermaid School with SUP instructor, pilates fitness trainer and free diver Karen Tickner - 022
Karen Tickner, an active free diver, pilates and SUP instructor has turned her passion for mermaids into a profitable venture. Ina's Mermaid School teaches you and your kids how to swim and do tricks while wearing a mermaid tail. Listen to Karen's story, how she was inspired to live life as a mermaid, her many gigs, challenges and how she is living out her passion in gulf coast Florida.
Find out more: http://www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/22
May 11 2018
Rank #8: The SUP Online Academy and Rhine River SUP with Peter Rochel - 023
Peter is a serial entrepreneur in Cologne, Germany with a passion for water sports and standup paddleboarding. Peter runs an innnovation company and water sports business, and has found a way to combine his two passions with his SUP Online Academy. Peter is very involved in the German SUP community, is the standup paddleboarding head of the German Surfriders Federation and is a SUP instructor on the Rhine River. His online river SUP classes have enabled him to expand his reach to SUP students exponentially and in turn has driven more demand to local SUP shops for in-person follow-up coaching. Inventing new ideas and trying to find new ways to do things more efficiently along with being on the water is his passion.
Find out more: http://www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/23
May 31 2018
Rank #9: SUP YO! combines love for outdoors, travel, yoga and SUP Yoga into a successful multi-seasonal paddle board yoga business - 018
Jana Olenio is the owner and founder of SUP YO!, a standup paddle board yoga company based in Boston. She has a team of SUPerstar SUP instructors and offers paddle board yoga classes in 8 locations throughout Boston and the New Hampshire seacoast from May to September. SUP YO! is busy year-round with planning and hosting multiple events including SUP yoga teacher trainings, international retreats, indoor classes and so much more.
Find out more here: http://www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/18
Feb 23 2018
Rank #10: Super Power Secret to Filling Your SUP Tours and Classes - 017
In this episode, we dive into IN-PERSON opportunities that enable you to to get in front of your potential customers for your SUP, SUP yoga, SUP fitness, SUP surfing, SUP racing class or tour. One of the fastest ways to build trust and turn a potential customer into a buying or paying customer is to meet them in person, develop trust by example, display and exhibit your expertise and just be you! By giving them the ability to see, feel, touch, experience you, it will establish a level of trust and credibility and is so powerful. Download the 7 TIPS To Filling Your SUP Class and Tours FREE GUIDE.
Find out more: http://www.thepaddleboardingcpa.com/17
Feb 09 2018