Stand up paddleboarding on the Gower peninsula
Stand up paddleboarding on the coast around the Gower peninsula is a unique experience for the beginner or experienced watersport fanatic.
Gower was the UK's first area of outstanding natural beauty and the coastline offers a plentitude of beaches, reefs and points for wannabe Stand up paddlesurfers to explore when the waves are sweeping in from the atlantic.
SUP Gower was set up to service the rapidly growing sport of SUP across Swansea and Gower, we offer flat water lessons for beginners through to introducing SUP to surfers who already have surfing experience and want a piece of the action!
WHY Paddle Surf?
PADDLE SURFING adds a cool new dimension to the ocean, catching and surfing waves. A whole new skill set is required to use the paddle. It is a simple, yet beautiful tool and it is almost like learning to surf all over again with all the thrills that go with it minus the steep learning curve.
Get advice on paddle length and board size – it will make a world of difference to your enjoyment of the sport!
The gower experiences a huge tidal range albeit the 2nd largest in the world so make sure you head out in the correct conditions and tidal states and follow our simple stand up paddle safety tips. contact us to book your try out lesson or join our GTS club. www.supgower.com
- NEVER go out in off-shore winds
- Always take a lesson before heading out into the Ocean
- ALWAYS wear a leash rope in the surf
- Flat water paddling is easier than it looks
- SUP surfing is HARDER than it looks