Bray Lake Watersports

Stand Up Paddleboard Tuition

Start Stand Up Paddleboarding – Course Price £59

This beginners course will get you stand up paddleboarding with ease.

Whilst SUP may look like an easy sport we strongly recommend you start your journey with some tuition learning the best techniques which will enhance your enjoyment of the sport, alongside the safety information which is vital for your future paddling experiences.

Lasting 2 hours, this course is a great way to discover this new sport, covering a variety of paddle skills which will allow you to paddle your board with confidence.

On successful completion of the course you will receive a ‘Ready to Ride’ BSUPA certificate which is valid across the UK and a voucher for an hour of free hire at the lake.

Improver Stand Up Paddleboarding- Course Price £59

Have you been paddle boarding a while but never had formal tuition and want to improve your skills? This course is perfect for you. It covers all the basic skills as well as improving your knowledge and paddling efficiency. Skills will include, efficient paddling, turning, steering, as well as step back turns, launching and landing and SUP safety to help make sure all you paddle adventures are trouble free.

This is a 2 hour course and on completion you will receive a ‘Ready To Ride’ BSUPA certificate which is valid across the UK.

 BSUPA Level 2 Ready To Tour - £89

This course is an introduction to touring and exploring and provides all the information and skills you need to start to explore your world on a SUP. It will include personal preparation and safety, trip planning, equipment, inland and coastal knowledge, rules of the road and safety, improved paddling skills and use of locks (portaging).

This 3 hour course is a mixture of short land based theory and practical SUPing on our lake and the River Thames.

To attend this course you need to be a competent regular paddler and ideally you have completed a beginners course although this is not essential with relevant experience.  

 

BSUPA Level 2 Ready To Race - £89

SUP is a great way to get fit and if racing short course club races or longer adventure races takes your fancy then taking part in this course is the perfect way to start..

The course will cover all aspects of competitive SUP boarding and aims to prepare you for your first race, whilst making the whole process a little less scary and daunting and introduces you to a whole new activity to do on your SUP board.

The instructor will cover, introductory knowledge to racing, race equipment and personal gear, improved forward paddle strokes, steering, drafting, buoy turns, race starts and race fitness training.

This course is a 3 hour course and will be a mixture of on land theory and practical skills on the lake.

To attend this course you need to be a competent regular paddler and ideally you have completed a beginners course although this is not essential with relevant experience. 

Once you have completed this course, we run regular  friendly club events where you can come and test your new skills.  These races happen on the second Sunday of each month, throughout the year. More details and a link to register can be found on our Facebook page.

 

SUP Coaching

Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced paddler keen to learn or improve your skills we offer regular private SUP coaching sessions. These sessions are tailor made for the individual to focus on the skills and knowledge you would like to gain. Sessions can focus on a variety of skills including improved paddling techniques, faster turns, racing or touring skills or a more general session covering a variety of skills. Where appropriate video analysis will be used. These sessions can be run on the lake or river depending on what is most appropriate for the skills being taught. We have a variety of session lengths available. 

1 hour - £60

90 minutes - £75

2 hours - £90

 

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