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Stand Up Paddleboard Taster on Cheddar Reservoir - SW Outdoor Festival 2017

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Bristol Corinthian Yacht Club

12 Cheddar Road

Axbridge

BS26 2DL

United Kingdom

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As part of the 2017 South West Outdoor Festival - Cheddar Watersports at BCYC is offering Stand Up Paddleboard Taster sessions on Cheddar Reservoir throughout the day on the 8-10 September 2017

This is a one hour fifteen minute introductory taster session for Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) 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
  • 11:00
  • 12:30
  • 14:00
  • 15:30
  • 17:00

Your board, paddle, leash, bouyancy aid and wetsuit (if required) 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 for the SW Outdoor Festival SUP Taster are £10. Tickets are purchased online and are sent to your e-mail.

What Do I Need To Bring?

A towel and a pair of trainers, beach shoes or pumps that can get wet. There are wetsuits for you to borrow if you would like one - and it is recommended as you may (will) get wet!

Your board, paddle, leash, bouyancy aid (mandatory) are all provided.

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Bristol Corinthian Yacht Club

12 Cheddar Road

Axbridge

BS26 2DL

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

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