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BSUPA Ready to Ride - Every Monday 19:00 - Two Hour Stand Up Paddleboard Le...

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Bristol Corinthian Yacht Club

12 Cheddar Road

Axbridge

BS26 2DL

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This is a two hour BSUPA Ready To Ride paddleboarding lesson at BCYC on Cheddar Reservoir, near Axbridge Somerset held every monday evening at 19:00, led by a BSUPA qualified instructor.

Your board, paddle, leash, bouyancy aid and wetsuit are provided. You will need to bring shoes that can get wet and a towel. the club has lockable changing rooms and hot showers.

The session starts at 19:00, with getting changed into a wetsuit (optional) and bouyancy aid (mandatory) before heading outside for a a safety briefing and introduction to the kit.

There is a land demo folowed by short on the water demo of the three key stages of paddleboarding which are , prone, kneeling and standing. There is a demonstration of self rescue and how to fall correctly.

Once the group has mastered the basics, there will be a short trip around the lake to practice the basic techniques before an introduction to new techniques, developing the paddle strokes, counter balance, recovery stroke, core stroke and advanced turns. These techniques will be used to paddle further and faster and when developing tigher turns.

Thre will be a test of paddle skills and the opportunity to practice all the skills learnt before returning to shore for a debrief and discussion on next stages for developing your skills.

How Much Does It Cost?

The cost £35 for BCYC members and £45 for non members. BCYC Members apply the promotional code BCYC_Member when purchasing tickets, and bring your BCYC Membership card along with your ticket. Tickets are purchased online and sent to your email, and tickets can be cancelled up to one day in advance.

Is there a Group Discount? Can we do a different day?

If you have a group of Four, five or six - please contact training@bcyc.org.uk to discuss options for a group discount or organising a specific time and day for your session.

What if the weather is bad?

In extreme circumstances when it is too windy, the session will not be able to take place and an alternative date will be offered to all participants.

What Do I Need To Bring?

A towel and a pair of trainers , beach shoes or pumps that can get wet. A board, paddle, leash, bouyancy aid and wetsuit (optional) is provided. The club has lockable changing rooms and hot showers.

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12 Cheddar Road

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