Paddleboarding is a fantastic outdoor activity and a great way to stay active. It can be done in a variety of locations, including lakes, rivers, and oceans, and different conditions, from calm waters to choppy waves, which can keep your workouts interesting and challenging.
Paddleboarding can be done in many ways.The most common way is traditional stand-up paddleboarding, where you stand on the board and use a paddle to move forward. Alternatively, you can sit on the board and extend your legs in front of you to paddle, known as sit-down paddleboarding. Another method is kayak-style paddleboarding, where you sit inside the board and use a double-sided paddle to move. Tandem paddleboarding involves two people on one board, with one person paddling at the back while the other person sits or stands in front. Additionally, yoga paddleboarding and fishing paddleboarding offer unique experiences, where you can perform yoga poses on the board or attach fishing equipment to the board to fish in different waterways.
When paddleboarding, it is essential to have the necessary accessories and clothing for safety and comfort. A paddle is necessary to propel the board forward and steer it in different direction. We offer a range of different paddle boards to suit your skill level and preferred activity. Whether you're looking for a board for flatwater paddleboarding, SUP surfing, SUP racing, or SUP yoga, we have options that will fit your needs. From beginner boards to advanced models, our stand up paddle board collection is designed for stability and performance on the water. Discover our range of touring paddle boards from Shark and Vast below, and all the essential kit and paddle board accessories you need for a fantastic day out.
Browse our selection of wetsuits to enhance your safety and comfort, allowing you to have a more enjoyable and longer-lasting experience on the water. Make sure to also pack a life jacket or vest for safety, a leash to keep you attached to the board, a hat and waterproof or dry bag to keep you personal belongings and electronics safe and dry.
In addition to our products, we also offer helpful tips and information on how to get started with paddleboarding. We can recommend the best spots to paddleboard based on your location and skill level, and we provide resources for learning different paddleboarding techniques. Be sure to check out our Paddle Boarding Kit Guide. Plus, explore some of the UK's best paddle boarding locations to enjoy your new kits.