SpeedCoach SUP 2

The ONLY performance monitor specifically designed for stand up paddle boarding (SUP). Get immediate training and fitness feedback with every stroke you take.

NOTE: The SpeedCoach SUP does not display or store a 500m split. Click HERE for the SpeedCoach GPS for rowing.


Please choose your upgrade options & bumper colour below. 


Whether you’re racing on the SUP circuit or paddling recreationally for fitness, we know you recognize the importance of accurately monitoring your performance with the right equipment made just for YOU.

The NEW SpeedCoach SUP 2 is the perfect training and fitness tool for paddlers of all levels.

SpeedCoach SUP 2 Includes:

  • Lanyard
  • Adjustable surface mount - Mounting Instructions
  • Floating key fob
  • Charger
  • Carry case
  • Bluetooth® low energy Dongle (Included with Training Pack purchase)


What is LiNK?

LiNK is NK’s connected environment which greatly expands the performance improving capabilities of the SpeedCoach GPS platform. The LiNK environment will include Bluetooth® low energy wireless connectivity to heart rate belts, sensors, phones, tablets, PC’s (dongle required) and Macs as well as cloud connectivity, web analytics and real-time tracking via apps. At the moment, our LiNK features include:


  • Wirelessly transfer just row and workout interval data to PC or Mac for viewing and storage.
  • Export data to charting and analysis programs, such as Excel, via CSV.
  • Export data to FIT file format to enable transfer to third-party websites, such as Endomondo, Strava and any FIT-compatible site. These sites enable you to view your row on detailed maps, share your results with friends or coaches, and even compare your results with others.


Note: Bluetooth® low energy products will NOT work with ANT+ heart rate belts. Bluetooth® low energy belts are compatible with all iOS fitness tracking apps.





  • Programmable Workouts (Training Pack Only)- Program your workout right on the unit based on time or distance. Workouts are easy to set up, save and run. Unit comes pre-programmed with 5 editable workouts.


  • Compatible with LiNK – NK’s Connected Environment of Apps, Web Analytics and Sensors (Training Pack Only) – Expand the performance improving capabilities of the SpeedCoach SUP platform. LiNK includesBluetooth® low energy wireless connectivity to heart rate belts, sensors, phones, tablets, PCs and Macs as well as cloud connectivity, web analytics and real-time tracking via third party training apps.  


  • Wireless Data Transfer (Training Pack Only) – Transfer data via LiNK to your PC or Mac for review.  Export data as a CSV file to Excel for more detailed analysis and charting options. Or export data as a FIT file to enable transfer to most third-party training websites, such as Endomondo, Strava and Training Peaks. Map your paddling course, share your results with friends or coaches via Facebook and Twitter, even challenge your fellow paddlers to a battle to improve on your results.


  • Heart Rate Belt Compatible (Training Pack Only) – Compatible with any Bluetooth® low energy (Also called Bluetooth 4.0 or BLE) heart rate belt. SUP-specific calorie equation incorporates heart rate feature to provide the most accurate energy expenditure calculation for intense paddlers.



  • Real-Time Measurements –Speed, Stroke Rate, Glide, Distance Per Stroke, Heart Rate, Calories Burned – Get all the real-time measurements you need to improve your paddling and reach your racing or fitness goals.


  • SUP-Specific Calories Burned –  View Total Calories Burned and Calorie Burn per Hour based on NK’s proprietary SUP-specific calorie equation. Take your training further by tracking energy expenditure in the form of calories. Enter your base metrics of height, weight and age, and the SpeedCoach SUP uses your raw data and a propriety algorithm for calculation of submaximal oxygen consumption (VO2) to determine energy expenditure.


  • Enhanced ON-Unit Data Recall – Easy-to-view screens with interval summaries and 25 hours of memory.


  • Wirelessly Updateable Firmware (Dongle Required)


  • Two Flex Fields – Organize your display with the fields you want to see.


  • Odometer – The odometer will give you your mileage per day/week/month/year/total miles or kilometers.


  • Clock


  • Auto Backlight


  • Crisp, High Resolution Graphical Display – View your display night or day without having to adjust your paddling technique. Large digits are bold and easy to read.


  • Rechargeable Batteries – 5-8 hours of paddling time (based on backlight usage)

Chronograph: 0 to 59:59:99 with auto rollback, 1/100th sec. Resolution. 

Stroke Rate: Rate input from accelerometer, autostart with first stroke, 6 to 99 1/2, 1/2-stroke resolution, update every stroke.

Stroke Count: Count input from accelerometer, autostart with first stroke, 0 to 999 with auto rollover, 1-stroke resolution, update every stroke.

Distance: Meters, kilometers or statute miles.

Speed/Split: Speed over land averaged and updated every stroke. May be displayed as either speed (meters per second) or split (time for 00 meters). GPS speed smoothing from 1-stroke to 8-strokes. Impeller mode (water speed and distance) available with optional wiring.

Memory: 18 hours of memory. Approx. 125 2000m workouts, or 55 5000m workouts.

Display: High contrast, sunlight readable monochrome liquid crystal display with 400 x 240

resolution and large, clear numerals.

Backlight: LED backlight illuminates the display in low-light conditions and triggers automatically when needed.

Case: Impact-resistant polycarbonate case with sealed acrylic window. Sun and saltwater resistant.

Controls: Four soft-touch buttons, large primary start/stop/clear button.

Battery: One rechargeable Lithium-Poly battery provides up to 8 hours of battery life (backlight dependent).

Battery Life Expectancy: Battery can be expected to last 300 full charge/discharge cycles. The expected cycles increase greatly for partial charge/discharge. After 300 cycles, expected capacity is 80% of original.

Power Conservation: Auto-off after 8 minutes of inactivity (no button presses or movement).

Size: Display unit measures 3.6 x 2.6 x 1.2 in (92 x 67 x 31 mm).

Control System Weight: 5.3 oz (150 g) with bumper.

System Weight: 7.2 oz with quick-wrap mount.

Water Resistance: Waterproof (IP67, NEMA-6).


Warranty: Two-year warranty on entire system.