SUP Bristol, the home of stand up paddleboarding in Bristol

[twocol_one]See Bristol Floating Harbour from a brand new perspective. Sample the basics or explore the exciting waterways of Bristol Harbourside – with our award winning instructors to show you the ropes.

Stand up paddleboarding is fun, safe and quick to learn – you’ll be standing up before you know it!

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Choose your adventure

[threecol_one]Taster Session

Taster sessions
Weekday evenings (1.5 hrs)

Try something new. Let us show you the SUP magic. It’s fun, safe and you’ll be standing before you know it.

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[threecol_one]Harbourside Adventure

Harbourside adventures
Weekends (2.5 hrs)

Learn the basics and put them into action on an adventure through Bristol’s exciting historic waterways.

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[/threecol_one][threecol_one_last]Group adventures

Group adventures
Book online or get in touch

Try something brand new. SUP is the perfect activity for friends and family or your special event.

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Take it further


Regular sessions
Every day

Join us regularly on the water as often as you like with a range of flexible membership options.

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[threecol_one]Escape the city

Escape the City
Regularly throughout summer

Discover Britain’s finest coastlines and waterways by SUP in the safety of our guided trips.

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Personal skills & instructor training

Top quality group and personal coaching from first paddle stokes right up to instructor training.

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“The perfect setting for learning to paddleboard” Visit England

[threecol_one]”Discover the joys of rolling, floating and paddling your way around this adventure-packed city”
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[threecol_one]”Gliding past the ss Great Britain on a paddle board in the sun is a rather wonderful way to start your morning.”
Bristol Post [/threecol_one]

[threecol_one_last]”Stand up paddleboarding is relaxing, a good workout and brilliant fun!”
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Reviews and feedback


Review ★★★★★ Excellent

“Third time with these guys and third amazing experience.
Excellent instructors, great location, good views and good equipment.”
Luis, Tripadvisor


Reviewer image★★★★★ Perfectly chilled hen do

“Sometimes it’s a struggle to find an activity the whole group are keen on, but this was perfect. Great way to see Bristol sights, finished up with a very novel yoga session!”
Ruth, Tripadvisor


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More from the team


Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions


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Stand up paddleboarding for groups

Stand up paddleboarding is the perfect activity for families, friends, colleagues, or stag and hen parties. It can be as demanding or relaxing as you want it to be and we can tailor your adventure to match your group’s time and budget. Want to escape the city for the day? Let us show you some of the UK’s finest coastline from the water.


Families and friends

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[threecol_one]Stag and Hen

Hen parties

As wet or dry as you like. Don’t forget the fancy dress.[/threecol_one][threecol_one_last]Stag dos

Stag parties

Your weekend highlight and the perfect remedy for for the night before.[/threecol_one_last]

[threecol_one]Youth and School Groups

Youth and School

Fun, safe and educational sessions at our AALS licenced school.[/threecol_one]


Special events

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Team building

Get suited and wetsuit booted for your next team away day.[/threecol_one_last]

Book your group session Let’s discuss it first

“Get out on a water sports adventure in Bristol’s beautiful, historic Harbour
– the perfect setting for learning to paddleboard”
Visit England