Brighton is a great place to enjoy Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) and all the great things that this versatile sport offers
Whether you want to learn to SUP or progress your skills, there are plenty of places in Brighton to do so. To learn and progress your SUP skills the best place to start is in a sheltered area were you won’t be affected by waves and tide.
Lagoon Watersports offers the perfect location to Stand Up Paddle Board in Brighton, offering training for you to further your skills with fully qualified instructors that will take your Stand Up Paddle Boarding to the next level. Once you have been taught the basics you can then hire a board and get out on the water!
Brighton has a stunning coastline and lots of things to explore. SUP around the iconic West Pier and Palace Pier whilst enjoying the views of the beach huts or head in the opposite direction to Shoreham which offers a slightly different view, maybe take some money with you and stop off for a refreshing drink at Carats Cafe, along the way!
The sea can offer lots of challenges, once your skills are up to scratch. Use your skills in a downwind session for both an exciting and exhilarating experience, or when the waves kick in try out some SUP Surfing which is great fun! Hove Lagoon offers a great SUP surf spot when the conditions are right, as does the Hot Pipes in Shoreham.
River Trips can offer a fantastic adventure, the River Adur is only 10 minutes away by car and offers amazing scenery and a tranquil day out.
Brighton is also one of the few places that offer SUP Fitness Classes, which offers a unique and fun way to work out. Hove Lagoon offers various different SUP Fitness Classes every week.
SUP’ing is a sociable sport and can be more enjoyable with other people, the best way to enjoy this sport is to get involved in a SUP Club, Brighton and Hove SUP Club offer club sessions twice a week, pro coaching clinics, races and lots of excursions to keep you entertained.