Come and learn to SUP or improve your SUP skills here with us on the beautiful Bays of Barry Island (home to the famous Whitmore Bay & 'Marco's Cafe' featured on Gavin & Stacey).
Island SUP School and Club aim to support and nurture the sport of stand up paddle boarding (SUP) within its local community and beyond. Island SUP School aims to provide a wide spectrum of coaching sessions aimed at complete beginners through to those hoping to compete for their country at a national and international level.
As a School we offer a 2hr 'Introduction to SUP', a 2hr 'Intermediate session', a 2hr 'Introduction to SUP Surf' and bespoke SUP race training with Kerry Baker UK SUP National Champion 2016/17 and 'Team Wales' ISA SUP Worlds, Denmark 2017.
Throughout the year Island SUP Club host monthly SUP events such as SUP socials, SUP surf and coastal adventures which are free. Our weekly club nights run from April 1st - September 30th and they operate and alternate between Jackson’s Bay, Barry Island and the Barry Community Water Activity Centre. Island SUP Club offers a two-tier adult club night providing members with a progressive system. Island SUP Club also offers an individual weekly programme for Youth SUP (8 – 17 years of age). Individuals must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.