Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard at Polkerris

Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) continues to be one of the world's fastest growing watersports. It provides a unique way to explore the coast or inland waters and we’ve found it has something to offer everyone whatever your age and skill.

It enables you to get out on the water and have fun with your friends, improve your fitness and core strength, master new skills as well as feel chilled and at one with nature.

The coastline surrounding Polkerris Beach is some of the safest and most charming in the country for learning and participating in this growing sport. The sheltered cove provides an easy launch spot and is ideal for practising close to the beach when conditions dictate.

Polkerris Beach is a BSUPA recognised training centre: your assurance that we are equipped and trained to provide you with quality and safe experiences. We provide all equipment, including a full wetsuit and buoyancy aid, and have changing room facilities with showers, a cafe and shop all on site.

Introductory Stand Up Paddleboarding Lesson

Perfect if you’re a beginner or new to SUP and want to learn or continue to master the basics. Along with other beginners, you will be introduced to and practise the key aspects of the sport, get out on the water and possibly in it too!

Duration: 1.5hr

Age: 8+

Price: From £30

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Private Stand Up Paddleboarding Lesson

Master the basics of Stand Up Paddleboarding with this private lesson for a minimum of two people. During the session you'll be introduced to the basics and practice the key elements of this fun sport. Come along with a partner, friends or family and enjoy personalised tuition tailored to your needs and requirements. 

Duration: 1.5hr

Age: 8+

Price: £40 per person

Requirements: Minimum 2 people  

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SUP One to One Clinic

A one to one tailored session to allow you to achieve your personal goals. Ideal if you want to focus on areas such as developing your technique, improving the speed and confidence of your turns, or learning or enhancing your race strategies.

Duration: 1.5hrs

Age: 8+

Price: £50

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Group Stand Up Paddleboarding Session

We flex our group sessions to suit your group objectives, experience, and ability. Ideal for families, hen or stag parties, children’s birthdays or team events.

  • Relax, chat, and breath in the fresh sea air
  • Explore the coast, discover otherwise inaccessible beaches and maybe do some snorkeling
  • Simply see where the adventure takes you!

Duration: 1.5hrs

Requirements: 8 - 12 people

Age: 8+

Price: £30 per person

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Kids Stand Up Paddleboarding Lesson

Tailored for under sixteens, these lessons are perfect for beginners or for those who want to continue to develop their skills. This session will involve an introduction to the key aspects of the sport, as well as lots of games, fun, and laughter - and of course getting wet too! 

Duration: 1.5hr

Age: 8 - 15

Price: £30

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BSUPA Ready to Ride Level 1 Stand Up Paddleboarding Course

Designed to give you the information you need to get on the water safely and maximise your learning. Ideal for beginners or people who have tried SUP and want to learn more. You will be given an introduction to assessing conditions and location, equipment, paddling technique, turns, self-rescue, safety and the basics of stance in surf.

Duration: 2hrs

Age: 8+

Price: £40

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Hire Stand Up Paddleboards

We always recommend having a lesson if it is your first time Stand Up Paddleboarding to get the best out of the sport.

However, SUP can be easy to pick up when the conditions are nice with the option to hire a board and explore our beautiful bay.

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Adult SUP Club

Want to get on the water regularly, learn new skills and hang out with some cool people? Check out our fun and relaxed club that get together every Sunday

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