BSO Tittesworth Dragon Stand Up Paddleboarding

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Dragon SUP at Tittesworth Reservoir

Suitability: Minimum age: 8 years; under 16s must be accompanied by an adult

Take one of the UK's fastest growing sports, make it bigger, add friends, camaraderie and team spirit, and you'll get dragon stand up paddleboarding.

Suitable for families, teenagers, adults and older children, this session will see you taking Tittesworth Water Sports Centre's new dragon stand up paddle boards for a spin under the guidance of experienced instructors at Tittesworth Water Sports Centre. You should expect to learn about the what you can do with a dragon stand up paddle board, how to maneuvre it when kneeling and standing, and how to use it as a team.

With teams of four on each 20 foot board, expect splashing, hilarity and beautiful scenery.

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Recommended kit

Wetsuits and buoyancy aids will be provided.

You will need to bring swimwear/clothing that can get wet, shoes to wear in the water, a towel, and a change of clothes.

Meeting times and logistics

Although your meeting point is onsite this activity involves a 30-40 minute transfer by minibus to the reservoir. Please meet at least 10 minutes before the course start time so your instructor can start to assign you equipment. Any delay in departure will shorten the groups experience and latecomers will be left behind. Due to the nature of the experience it is not possible to join the group at a later time.

Session timings include: meeting at the SofA meeting point; transfer by minibus to Tittesworth; session at Tittesworth; transfer back to Thornbridge by minibus.

Course info card Description
Provided By Tittesworth Water Sports and Activity Centre
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Student / Instructor Ratio 1:8
Location Offsite: Tittesworth Reservoir
Min age Minimum age: 8 years; under 16s must be accompanied by an adult

General advice

  • The School of Adventure is run by the Alpkit Foundation and all courses are with qualified instructors.
  • To participate in School of Adventure activities you must have a valid Big Shakeout weekend ticket.
  • Any orders for activities without a Big Shakeout weekend ticket may be cancelled and refunded.
  • Course times indicate the time you will be leaving from your meeting point to returning to it.
  • Your instructor will require you to sign a participation form before your activity commences. Children under 18 must get their form signed by their accompanying parent or guardian.
  • For courses offsite you will have to provide your own transport.
  • Courses will start without you if you are late.
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Terrapin Natural Swimming Wetsuit [Womens]

Terrapin Natural Swimming Wetsuit [Womens]
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Silvertip Thermal Swimming Wetsuit [Mens]

Silvertip Thermal Swimming Wetsuit [Mens]
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Silvertip Thermal Swimming Wetsuit [Womens]

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