“SUP” or Stand Up Paddle Boarding is one of the fastest growing water sports ever and its easy to see why. It is so much fun and easy to learn and with an introduction to SUP lesson your progress and stroke technique will improve rapidly. We operate on the sheltered, calm waters of the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal, this environment is perfect for a safe SUP experience for the new learner in a corner of the beautiful Brecon Beacons National park surrounded by wildlife and fresh air. It's a great place to learn and explore this inland waterway.
Blorenge SUP school
WSA trained instructors Helen and Damon would like to start your journey into the exciting world of stand up paddle boarding with our Introduction to SUP course on calm flat water surounded by some of the best scenery Wales can offer. Children age 12 or older are welcome to attend the session accompanied on the water with parents or guardians. You will need to be physically fit in order to participate. Come and have some fun.
How to get here
The launch site and meeting point is at Bridge 104 on Church road (NP70EL or 51.82618 -3.10056) at Gilwern. There is parking on the towpath next to the launch site. To get there head to Gilwern and find the Corn Exchange pub (NP70DG) turn opposite the pub into Church road and continue uphill for 400 meters then turn right at the bridge onto the towpath, the launch site is straight ahead 200 meters. There are loo's and a shop in Gilwern at NP70AP. Please arrive at least 20 minutes before your session start time so we can kit you out and get you ready to go.