Introduction to Paddleboarding and Kew Bridge Trip on The Thames
Try out one of the UK's fastest growing watersports and go paddleboarding on the River Thames, under the arches of Kew Bridge. Ideal for someone who isn't afraid to get wet, learn all the essential paddleboarding basics in this intro session. After a safety briefing, get to grips with board handling techniques, self-rescue, foot position, standing up and board control. When you're a little more confident, take a short trip along the river, either Hammersmith or Richmond bound, taking in some of the beautiful sights of West London on the famous waterway. With a plethora of food and watering holes locally, there are plenty of options, some offering discounts to paddlers. This experience is a must try for any watersports enthusiast.
- Try out an exciting new watersport
- No experience required - just enthusiasm!
- Learn how to paddleboard with expert tuition
- Soak in the sights of the River Thames with a guided trip
- Availability Description
Sessions take place at weekends, subject to availabilty.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age is 18. Participants must be able to swim a minimum of 25 metres unaided and are asked to sign a medical declaration on the day.
This experience is only ever cancelled in extreme weather conditions. If in doubt, please call before setting off. In the event of a cancellation, an alternative date can be arranged.
Lasts around three hours
- Numbers on the Day
Share the experience with up to six other keen paddleboarders, plus a qualified instructor.
- Dress Code
Bring a swimming costume, towel, old trainers or watersports shoes, waterproof sun block, sunglasses and clothing (suitable for weather on the day).
- Other Info
Shower facilities can be arranged as required, please mention needs at point of booking.