Seller Questions

Will TradePaddleboards assist with shipping boards?

Absolutely! We have shipped boards for some of the largest brands and paddle board events in the world — including Molokai 2 Oahu and Pacific Paddle Games. Find out more on our paddle board shipping information page.

How do I modify my paddle board ads once they are posted?

You can modify your ad anytime you like to change the price, add more photos, etc. To do so, click the Profile icon on the top right of the window (immediately adjacent to the blue ‘Post an Ad’ button. This will take you to your own account profile area. From here, click the ‘Your Listings’ link and you’ll find a list of your ads that you can edit by clicking the pencil icon.

What is the difference between Standard, Premium, and Pro ads?

We want you to have different options for posting your paddle board ad so have provided multiple pricing plans. The Standard ad is FREE and runs for 30 days. Premium ads will run for 45 days and provide more exposure to your ad by being featured on the site. Both Standard and Premium ads enable you to post up to 5 images and blast your ad on your Facebook page.

The Pro level is for retailers and brands in our Partner Program who post a large volume of ads. If you’re curious to learn more see our Partner Program page.

Are there special programs for paddle board retailers and brands?

Yes, we have a Partner Program specifically for retailers and brands that have large volume of used and overstock inventory. The more boards listed the better!

Can I list my paddle board in more than one category?

To provide buyers with the ability to target the exact type of paddle board they are looking for we want to limit each ad to three individual categories. By accurately characterizing your paddle board, you allow buyers to find your board more quickly using the search criteria that make the most sense to them.

Is there a time limit to my ad running on the site?

The amount of time that your paddle board ad will run on depends on the pricing plan that you’ve selected. Standard ads run for 30 days while Premium ads run 45 days.


 Buyer Questions

If I find a board that my friend may like, how can I share it with them?

On each ad detail page there are various options for sharing the board you are viewing. On the right side of the page you can choose to email a friend (or two!), share on FaceBook, or share on Twitter. We always appreciate folks broadcasting the great boards they find on

Will TradePaddleboards guarantee the board that I buy?

Our goal at is to match paddle board sellers with buyers. The transaction to purchase a board is entirely up to those parties and we do not guarantee the quality, make, or any aspect of the board. We strongly urge buyers to be diligent and carefully inspect boards before committing to buy. See our Fraud Awareness page for more information on this.

How do I contact the seller of a board that I am interested in?

We have provided a secure way to communicate with board sellers through the site so you don’t have to share personal contact details unless you want to. Just click on the ‘Send this seller a message’ button on the ad page. Some sellers will also provide their email address or phone number with their ad postings and you are free to contact them that way as well.


General Questions

I am interested in advertising on, who do I contact?

We are strong supporters of industry events and brands so always looking to help promote through banner advertisements. To learn about these opportunities contact Josh by calling 877.474.6144.

Can I suggest a new category of paddle board be added?

Absolutely! The sport of paddle boarding is expanding quickly and it is challenging to keep up with all the new variations of board types. We’ll be happy to review and possibly include new categories. Please complete the Contact Form with ‘New Category Suggestion’ in the subject line and we’ll have a look.

Does assist with the buying/selling transaction?

We do not get involved in any portion of the transaction between buyer and seller, including price negotiation, payment transfer, or shipping. The mission of is to provide a platform for buyers and sellers to connect more easily and let them handle the rest. We are very happy to help with searching for boards or posting effective ads but do not assist with negotiating the transaction.