Learn to Stand Up PaddleboardSKU: 18957
Description of Learn to Stand Up PaddleboardHove Lagoon, Brighton, Sussex offers the perfect location to learn to Stand up Paddleboard ( SUP ). The calm, flat shallow water is ideal for beginners with the challenges of the sea with in easy reach.
SUPing uses a big board which you stand on with paddle to propel yourself. It is a very versatile and fun sport that enables you to enjoy being on the water in many different ways. SUPing is a great way to enjoy being on the water with other people of all ages, particularly as the basic skills are relatively easy to grasp with the right guidance.
As you become more confident a whole world of paddling opens up including coastal, lake and river touring, racing and even SUP surfing.
Course Content Includes:
- Kneel and stand up on the paddle board
- Self rescue and safety techniques
- Basic turns
- Paddle techniques
- Flat water paddling techniques
- How to carry the equipment
- Be aware of different conditions and the environment
Prerequisites: This course is aimed at complete beginners. Non swimmers please advise us in advance.
What to bring
All you need to bring is an old pair of shoes you don’t mind getting wet, towel and swim wear. We sell neoprene shoes in the office. Wetsuit, buoyancy aid and SUP equipment hire is included.
- The BSUPA Beginner Course at Lagoon Watersports
- Run by experienced and friendly BSUPA instructors.
- All specialised equipment is provided, including wetsuits.
- Suitable for complete beginners or those with a little experience - we train everyone from kids to grandparents!
- Group sizes are kept to a maximum of 6 people
- Master the basics of the board, balance and to paddle the board in all directions
- Perfect learning location of Hove Lagoon combining shallow and flat water right next to the sea which we will paddle on if conditions are suitable.
- Course Objective: You will be able to paddle the SUP with a degree confidence in all directions on calm water. On completion of the course you will receive a BSUPA ready to ride certificate.
Questions and answers about the activity
This course covers the following elements:
- Intro into SUP
- Site assessments and Safety
- Tides and weather
- Equipment introduction
- Pre paddle set up and checks
- SUP body positions and balance, 4 Positions
- SUP paddle techniques, 4 Paddle Techniques
- SUP turns, 4 turns
Our tours are conducted at various locations, both coastal and inland waters throughout Essex and Suffolk. You need to have had some previous experience with paddleboarding before taking this tour. If you have any questions, please contact before booking.
You need to have had some previous experience with paddleboarding before taking this tour. If you have any questions, please contact before booking.
Want to try one of the fastest growing water sports in the world?
Then why not give stand up paddle boarding a go - It's easy to learn and fun to do
Stand up Paddling is similar to surfing except the paddler uses a longer canoe type paddle to move through the water while standing on an large style surfboard. It's fun to do on anywater surface at all, not just in the ocean!
Stand Up Paddle Surfing isn't that hard to learn. To start with you will find standing up on the board and paddling will be the trickiest part. If you already surf then the wave riding part should be pretty familiar, except that you will be riding for longer and more often!
SUP's is for all outdoors or water sport fans looking for something different.
Stand up paddle is easier that you think.
Enjoy a day out at the shore. You should SUP in flat waters with our club. This activity improves automatically your health. Your mind will feel centered with all of your senses for this reason the balance of your body is important for this activity.
You will be on board ff a great paddle meanwhile you listen the instructions of our staff. The Llamgollen canal is a precious rural zone. It is full of great natural sounds and feudal monuments.
The journey will happen between a modern and a medieval ambiance. There is no reason to don´t does it. UK is full of interesting things and it is more interesting if you enjoy them with your friends group in a magical zone.
We prepared different activities for an unusual day out!
Stand up paddling is the new sensation is this zone of UK. Create memories trying your best with the full tuition pack made especially for people like you that want to discover a fantastic sunset standing on a board.
The Llangollen canal has so many unexpected natural surprises that make every visit a different one. Our coaches run the lessons, making feel you confidence about your worries and needs. This special classes are for 8-12 years old adventurous. No matter which is your skill level will surely level up the range.
Every day we enjoy a little windy in the ocean, it won´t affect your balance at the paddle. This sea is really quiet. You will never be as relaxed as you will be at the middle of nowhere surrounded by a perfect blue tone. At the paddle we create funny games to make fun at the little trip. Our mission is that you enjoy it for sure.
The summer is here!
Enjoy a fantastic whitewaters escapade. We can tailor make an activity with your entire nearest group of friends. If you never ever tried it don´t worry our qualified monitors will make you feel really good.
Take advantage of or guides lessons, explore the River Dee in a day full of boldness. With this king of sports your mind will reconnect with your body to find a health balance.
Our package is under the guidance of the best trainers. Be confident as long as you laugh at the rhythm of the waves.
The slow movement will help to you to break off outside the routine. There is no a better place to clear up your thoughts!
*Remember our rules: 16+, under 18's have to come with an adult*
Whitewaters is the new "must-have". Spend a day exploring the beautiful views that the river create for you.
Our SUP Full day is offer is for groups from 2 to 10 venturesome people.
This experience required that you are plenty focusing on it. This is a movement activity that you enjoy outside. Beyond of your thoughts we need that you feel comfortable and physical preparing to raft. It important makes you feel secure and capable to face it.
Whitewaters experience is something that you have to test at least once. Of course when you finish it you will repeat for sure. We have the best sport products of the country; our hire service is full of equipments to explore or riding waves.
It is important let you know that if you are 16-18 years old please come with and adult!