It’s easy, fun, sociable and everybody can do it. It provides a fun way to race, keep fit by improving endurance, core stability and balance, an opportunity to explore and have an adventure and more…
The whole family from 8yrs upwards can enjoy it and discover places you never dreamt of so come and give it a go.
½ hour Taster session with 1hour practice time or a 2 hours lesson.
Introduces you to some basic skills; safety, standing position on the board, correct paddle length, how to launch and land, hold and use the paddle. Once you have the basics you can come down to hire a board or join in a club session or maybe do some racing.
BSUPA Ready To Ride Course
The BSUPA Level 1 “Ready to Ride” course is aimed at people who have never stand up paddled before or people who have had a go but want to learn the basics.
Learning to paddleboard is a fast and fun process with a qualified BSUPA instructor. The course structure is designed to give you the information you need to get on the water safely, have fun and learn the technique of paddleboarding.
During the course you will be given an introduction to weather and environmental conditions affecting you, how to carry the board and paddle, paddling technique, different types of turns, self rescue, how to fall safely as well as how to plan expeditions and the basics of stance in surf.
The 2 hour course is run in flat water and at the end of it, you will be presented with your BSUPA Level 1 Ready to Ride Certificate.
Club and Hire
If you have sailed with us before and want to improve or just have fun on the water then come along to our instructor led supervised sailing sessions.
- April-October : Saturday 9:30am – 12pm and 1:30pm – 4pm
- Fridays during school holidays 9.30am – 12pm and 1.30pm – 4pm
A qualified instructor will be on site to lead, supervise and assist as required. Come along a see for yourself what it is all about. Please phone ahead to book a place.