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SWSUP Night Paddle for Illuminate 2019


Enjoy the unique experience of night paddling on illuminated paddleboards for Illuminate 2019.

This will be our third year of running night paddles alongside the Illuminate light festival at Royal William Yard and this time we will be part of the show. Each SUP will be illuminated by EL wire for a totally awesome paddle experience.

Meet at our base at Firestone Arch, Royal William Yard, kit up and head out.

We will explore the illuminated areas of the Yard and Mt Edgecumbe cruising in secluded, sheltered water.

Limited to 10 paddlers each night and you need to have previous SUP experience. If you haven’t already, come along for a lesson to become a SWSUP member for free and you’ll have access to a whole range of spectacular SUP events.

Bring: Warm clothes/wetsuit to wear on the water, head torch, water-shoes/flip-flops, towel.

Equipment provided: Buoyancy aid, wetsuit, boots and head torch if required, illuminated SUP board, paddle and leash.

What to bring

Wetsuits, boots and head torches are provided but you can bring your own. Bring extra layers for on the water, hats and gloves.


Good general physical fitness and confident swimmer.


  1. Meet at Firestone Arch, welcome to leave clothes and belongings safely in the store room.
  2. Dry land intro to the kit and paddle plan.
  3. Walk the boards a few. meters to the waters edge.
  4. Guided paddle to view the illuminations of RWY & Mt Edgecumbe.
  5. Come back in to the 'shack' for a hot chocolate or mulled wine!

£20 per person
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Standard: Guaranteed full refund if cancelling 72h 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 24h prior to the activity start time.
  • If your booking is over £200 and you cancelled at least a full 72h 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 is still taking place, refunds & rescheduling will only be provided under special circumstance

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