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Household SUP – private lesson

Little Baddow
sup - Up to 6 people


Household learn to SUP lesson, for a cohabiting group of up to 6 (instructed by another single household!)

Single households (including children over the age of 10, or 8+ by prior arrangement) can Learn to SUP as a group on our 2-hour household paddleboard lesson at Paper Mill Lock on the River Chelmer, Essex. Starting from absolute basics we teach all of the essential paddle skills in our 2-hour Learn to SUP lesson. You’ll have a lot of fun, but most importantly you’ll learn all you need to know to SUP safely and competently by yourself – successful candidates will receive their BSUPA Ready to Ride ticket. Full details at

(Note: if you have a voucher to redeem, enter the # during checkout and you will be discounted accordingly.) – please email if you have any particular questions or requests!

What to bring

All adults need to bring is a towel, and arrive wearing swimming kit under your clothes.

Please ensure kids arrive wearing suitable waterwear and footwear: while we do carry kids' buoyancy aids and shorties, we only have a very limited supply of footwear below size 4.


Customers should be in good health, fit to paddle (with a basic level of all-round fitness: see ‘Can I do it?’ in our FAQs), 8 years old or over, capable of swimming and confident in the water.


Rigid: Guaranteed full refund if cancelling 5 days prior.

You will be entitled to a full refund under the following circumstances:

  • If your booking is under £200 and you cancelled at least a full 72h prior to the activity start time.
  • If your booking is over £200 and you cancelled at least a full 5 days prior to the activity start time.
  • If the centre cancels the activity at any time.

If the conditions on the day aren’t ideal but the activity still takes place, you will not be eligible for a refund.

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Where we'll meet

Since the tighter parking restrictions at Papermill Lock, we now operate from the grass 'River' car-park where there is a £5 day fee. So please be prepared to pay at the gate – or you may be able to find free parking on the roadside near the bridge.

£50 per person

Fri, 11th Jun
14:30 - 16:30 · 3 spaces left
Fri, 18th Jun
11:00 - 13:00 · 3 spaces left
Fri, 25th Jun
11:00 - 13:00 · 6 spaces left

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