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Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) We are Cumbria’s first and only dedicated SUP provider, we provide Introductory lessons, hire and try before you buy service for those new to the sport. As well as instruction and group sessions for schools, colleges and social groups, equipment hire and equipment sales. We have been pioneering the use of SUP for river running and long distance touring in the lake district. If you haven’t tried it yet or want to know more drop us a line. (This will change your life!) Often referred to as Stand Up Paddle Boarding or SUP for short. Paddle boarding was brought to popular attention by Hawaiian surf legend Laird Hamilton and has gone through a massive growth period over the last 10 years. It is now one of the fastest growing sports in the UK. The boards look like surf boards and are paddled using a single blade paddle from a standing position. The simplicity and versatility of SUP mean they can be ridden on lakes, river and the sea. It’s easy to learn and great fun as well as being an excellent core muscle workout. If you haven’t tried it already then Stand up paddle boarding is a must do activity in the lake district. Introductory lesson and hire This is the essential package for those new to the sport. We provide an introduction to the board, equipment and getting started. The session last 2hrs and includes SUP safety, launching, paddling prone, kneeling and then standing we then move on to paddle strokes and turning techniques. It’s a great, fun session and will leave you wanting to get out there and practice your new skills. “SUP to you” to get out there and do it. Introductory sessions can be taken with full or half day hire. - Full day with introductory lesson: £55 - Half day with introductory lesson £45 - Full Day with paddle safe lesson £45 (previous experience essential) If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
We are Cumbria’s first and only dedicated SUP provider, we provide Introductory lessons, hire and try before you buy service for those new to the sport.
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Full refund up to 5 days prior.