This is two hour BSUPA Ready To Ride paddleboarding on Cheddar Reservoir, near Axbridge Somerset held every Sunday evening at 18:00, led by a BSUPA qualified instructor. Your board, paddle, leash,
This is two hour BSUPA Ready To Ride paddleboarding on Cheddar Reservoir, near Axbridge Somerset held every Sunday evening at 18:00, led by a BSUPA qualified instructor.
Your board, paddle, leash, buoyancy 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 18:00, 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.
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 is £30. BCYC Members apply the promotional code BCYC_Member when purchasing tickets, and bring your BCYC Membership card along with your ticket for a reduced charge. Tickets are purchased online and sent to your email, and tickets can be cancelled up to one day in advance.
Is there a multi-booking Discount? Can we do a different day?
If you have a group of three or more – please contact email@example.com to discuss options for a group discount or organising personalised session at a specific time and day for your session.
What About Corporate Groups?
Looking for a group activity. We cater for up to ten SUP on the water at a time, but can also offer sailing and windsurfing experiences. We have a galley and a training room and – please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss options for your group.
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.
(Sunday) 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bristol Corinthian Yacht Club
12 Cheddar Road, Axbridge, BS26 2DL