Take the first steps to hours of fun for you, your family and friends! This session offers stand up paddle boarding (SUP) lessons for children to grandparents.
Take in the scenery around Lough Erne as you try your hand at Stand Up Paddle boarding with Erne Paddlers. This is a fast-growing paddle sport providing a great fun core work out with the possibility of getting wet!
On arrival you will be kitted out with all the necessary equipment and given a safety briefing and introduction, and then it will be time to get onto your boards and get paddling! Instructors will be close by to keep a watchful eye throughout the session and provide any tips on improving your technique.
Bookings can be made by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Provided are the SUP boards and paddles, helmets and buoyancy aids. The session on the water will be approximately 50 mins with the rest of the time spent on kitting out, safety brief and basic information on SUP. A qualified instructor will be there to lead the session.
It is preferable to wear a wet/dry suit, although any sportswear such as running leggings and lycra that doesn’t hold water (no denim) and a light water proof jacket should there be cold windy conditions will be adequate.
Towel and change of clothes essential as you are likely to get wet! Changing room and warm showers at the canoe centre.
Suitable for 8 years old and upwards.