Evelyn ODoherty


    Evelyn O’Doherty is a seasoned stand up paddler and a year round surfer from the East End of Long Island. As a competitive athlete, Ev travels the eastern seaboard participating in stand up paddle races in from Puerto Rico to Vermont in lengths anywhere from 6 to 24 miles. Her former background as a middle school teacher and, now, as a yoga instructor, IndoBoard Balance trainer, TRX, stand up paddle & surfing coach, gives her an articulate ability to teach the mechanics of stand up paddling. Evelyn offers fresh and progressive stand up paddle clinics throughout Long Island, focused on the dynamics of stroke technique, greater core engagement, muscle efficacy and water safety. She is certified as a SUP instructor through the World Paddle Association and has recently been named as the Regional Director in the SUP division of the International Surfing Association wherein she will be offering SUP Instructor certification classes in the North East. Evelyn also teaches yoga (on land) and has an innovative approach to this ancient method of relaxation though engaging muscular energy through isometrics and balance work to find deeper strength within. She loves to travel in search of great waves, awesome people and worthy causes. She is an avid fundraiser for protection of the environment and serving others in need. www.evelynodoherty.com

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