Talk SUP - Welsh Paddle Providers

 

 SUP Wales are proud to present our decorated Paddle Service Providers who have our official backing for providing trustworthy Paddleboarding services across the Welsh region.

Looking for a professional SUP service?

Rest assured every SUP Wales partner has been through a strict application process to ensure we only partner with quality providers who can deliver professional and safe paddle provisions within the Welsh region. 

Here's an example of some of the quality checks we make:

Professional paddleboard services by qualified instructors and/or leaders (BC, ISA, ASI or WSA)

Leader Certified in First Aid suitable for an outdoor setting (16 hours minimum)

Appropriate Business Insurances - Public Liability & Indemnity respectively

Permission of the landowner to teach at that specific location (if not gained, both insurances might be void, and the group could be liable for trespassing)

Have policies which relate to operations and equally procedures for day to day business

Have protocols in place to react effectively in emergencies

Are compliant with Welsh Government Guidelines along with infection control measures (COVID 19)

Our team and partners are aligned together in ensuring clients are in a safe environment for having fun whilst learning to SUP in Wales. This means paddle experiences for the community will be left memorable for all the right reasons.

Now let us introduce our partners: 

THOMO'S OUTDOOR WORLD

 

Thomo’s Outdoor World is on a mission to provide top-class SUP training that is safe, accessible, and enjoyable by providing quality innovative training alongside inspiring adventures. 

The team are located deep in the Snowdonia National Park and benefit from the unrivaled natural facilities of the surrounding lakes, rivers, and estuaries.

Thomo's Outdoor World have a very experienced paddleboard team who work hard to ensure your experience is safe, fun, and memorable.

This is achieved by committed and competent outdoor professionals who are passionate about our outdoor life, and one which they are only too happy to share.

Here's what Co-Owner Stephen Thomson had this to say about the partnership:

 'Becoming a partner of SUP Wales will enable us to develop paddleboarders through bespoke sessions and the delivery of industry-standard paddleboarding services. We are SUPer stoked to be associated with such a great brand.'

Simply click on their logo below to learn more!

 

 

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OUTDOOR EXPLORE WALES

Outdoor Explore Wales launched in 2021. This was based on superb experiences provided to clients across Scotland since 2014, and then decided to expand its SUP strategy into South Wales.

The team offers small group adventures, family trips, and bespoke experiences with half a day or full-day tours and tuition available at multiple locations throughout South Wales.

The Welsh operation is spearheaded by locally born and bred Martin, who is an experienced guide, and offers stand-up paddleboarding experiences throughout South Wales, from Swansea to Monmouth, Brecon to Cardiff.

Operations Manager Martin Williams had this to say: - 

'We’re looking forward to providing and promoting safe SUPping to everyone out there, making sure everyone has fantastic Welsh SUP adventures and comes back for more. We are delighted to be in partnership with SUP Wales and excited for the future together!'
Want to learn more about their Welsh SUP adventures, simply click on their brand logo below to find out more. 
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LEANNE BIRD WELLBEING & ADVENTURE 

Leanne Bird Wellbeing & Adventure launched deep in the heart of South Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire during 2014 and are renown for providing TOP QUALITY & PROFESSIONAL paddleboard services within Wales.

Who are they?

Leanne Bird Wellbeing & Adventure’s ultimate mission is to support, inspire and empower people to live happier and healthier life, for the long term.

 Whether you are just learning to SUP, looking to enhance your skills, improve your paddle fitness or are simply looking to get closer to yourself and nature with a wellbeing SUP experience.

Leanne also offers training to those looking to become an instructor in SUP Yoga, SUP Fitness, Level 1 & 2 SUP Instructor (flexible learning), SUP Wise for Instructors, and SUP Rescue.

Here is what founder Leanne had to say about the news:

‘I’m really excited to be involved in all the exciting things that SUP Wales has to offer and helping fellow SUPers in Wales build their skills, be safe and get the most enjoyment out of this fantastic and varied sport. I’m looking forward to passing on my enthusiasm to SUP Wales followers’.

Experienced leader Leanne brings together her broad skillset from paddleboard coaching, personal training, and sports massage to offer a unique experience.

Want further detail, simply click on their brand logo below to find out more. 

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PADLO SUP

 

PADLO Stand Up Paddleboarding a brand-new venture launched in 2021 and located near Caernarfon in North Wales.

PADLO’s founder and instructor, Carwyn, has over 5 years paddleboarding experience and has undertaken multiple SUP journeys across the UK including a Scottish overnight SUP expedition. He’s a qualified WSA SUP Instructor and recently completed the WSA Adventure Guide Instructor course. He is also a first language Welsh speaker. Bendigedig!

What’s on offer?

If you are new to paddleboarding or would like to progress your newfound skills, PADLO offers SUP Introduction or Progression sessions in stunning Snowdonia! Carwyn’s aim is to provide fun and quality lessons to improve skills and confidence so that more people can enjoy the incredible world of SUPing in a safe and responsible way. Carwyn is passionate not just around the physical benefits of the sport but the overall mental wellbeing impact of SUP and being in the great outdoors. Sessions can be booked on a 1-2-1 bespoke basis, family, or for small groups.

Here's what Carwyn Humphreys had to say about the partnership:

“I’m really excited for joining this partnership with SUP Wales along with other amazing providers. The popularity of paddleboarding has surged over the last two years and it’s more important than ever to share our knowledge and expertise on how to be safe whilst out on the water. The community is growing rapidly, and I’m SUPer excited about this opportunity!

Ready to go PADLO? Simply click on their brand logo to find out more. 

GOOD TRAILS

Good Trails has been running the Paddleboard school in Coppet Hall in Saundersfoot since 2016. Paddleboarding is a fun and enjoyable way of discovering places that are only accessible from the water and it is a sociable sport that can be enjoyed by the whole family, groups, or team members of all abilities.

Saundersfoot is their favourite spot for paddleboarding because it offers a big protected bay that is quite sheltered from most wind directions, especially at high tide. Plus there is a car park and changing facilities with warm and cold shower options as well as a little cafe and a surf shop.

In addition to paddle boarding lessons and rental, Good Trails offer the hire of kayaks, bikes, and a Mega-SUP. The team also offers SUP Safari’s around Saundersfoot and a mini SUP lesson that is specially designed for 8-10-year-old children. The team is an accredited school by WSA and AALA which enables them to run weekly beach safety clubs for children and offer lessons to local schools.