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Stand Up Paddleboard - Friday Taster - One Hour SUP introduction - select y...

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Bristol Corinthian Yacht Club

12 Cheddar Road

Axbridge

BS26 2DL

United Kingdom

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This is a one hour fiveteen minute introductory taster session for Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) which takes place every Friday during the summer on Cheddar Reservoir, near Axbridge Somerset. The session is led by a BSUPA (British Stand Up Paddleboard Association) certified instructor.

Each session is for a maximum of six people and Sessions Start at

  • 09:30
  • 11:30
  • 13:30
  • 15:30
  • 17:30

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 with getting changed into a wetsuit (optional) and bouyancy aid (mandatory) before heading outside for a safety briefing and introduction to the kit you will be using

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 techniques that have been learnt before returning to shore for a debrief and discussion on next stages for developing your skills.

How Much Does It Cost?

Tickets are £20. There is a £10 discount for BCYC Members. Please enter the promotional code BCYC_Member when purchasing tickets - please bring your BCYC mebership card. Tickets are purchased online and are sent to your e-mail and 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 five, six or seven - 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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Bristol Corinthian Yacht Club

12 Cheddar Road

Axbridge

BS26 2DL

United Kingdom

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