Stand up paddle boarding in Swansea & Gower
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Strava Gower SUP race series

Strava Gower SUP race series

the sup hut 3k  classic

So you fancy getting competitive without all the build up…you would rather just get ready on your own, turn up like you’re about to do a workout and blitz it without worrying about false starts or someone getting in your way?

Well – we’ve got the solution for you with the free app ‘Strava’ download for your phone.
This Spring / summer series we have set a few SUP challenges for you to complete.
Do these challenges whenever you like (pending suitable conditions) and then download your times and route online …We’ll know if you’ve cheated !

There will be a prize giving ceremony for each route at the end of the season

Choose your Routes

1. River Tawe – Swansea – From under sail bridge to 1st copper quarter bridge and back – 6k

river tawe sup race strava

river tawe sup race strava

paddleboarding in swansea's river tawe

paddleboarding in swansea’s river tawe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. High water Swansea bay  The SUP HUT Classic 3k SUP race – from 360 cafe out to navigation post and back a distance of around 3k.

Please check the conditions are suitable , the calmer the better and the faster you’ll paddle – remember if you have your mobile phone on you in a waterproof case and get into difficulty Call 999 ask for coastguard.

Swansea bay sup strava

Swansea bay sup strava

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. High water Mumbles. From slipway in front of The Pilot pub set off keeping no more than 50m from the shoreline towards West cross Inn and back. distance ?

mumbles to west cross strava sup race

mumbles to west cross strava sup race

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please check the conditions are suitable , the calmer the better and the faster you’ll paddle – remember if you have your mobile phone on you in a waterproof case and get into difficulty Call 999 ask for coastguard.

4. High water Mumbles – From slipway in front of The Pilot pub set off towards the pier keeping no more than 50m from the shoreline, paddle under the pier and immediately left towards the new RNLI station around and the straightest route possible back to the slipway. distance ?

mumbles strava sup race

mumbles strava sup race

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All you need do is download the app and pop your phone in a waterproof case – get ready and do the workout – you can even try and beat your time on a weekly basis.

If you’re ready to get competitive see our 2015 race series events here

Swansea bay paddle boarding

Swansea bay paddle boarding

Here is some useful information about the App
”Connect with athletes all over the world to stay motivated throughout your training and racing. Plan your route, grab a device, and get out there”

Strava is compatible with most iPhone and Android phones as well as a variety of GPS devices.  Our list of supported devices is always growing, so be sure to check back here for updates.

Does Strava cost anything?
Strava is free to use! Record your runs and rides, track your progress and join Challenges at no cost.

Compatible GPS devices list
https://strava.zendesk.com/entries/20927811-Supported-GPS-Devices

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Francis street
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Swansea, SA1 4NH
Phone: 01792 446511
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Here at SUP Gower We offer SUP Lessons, Hire and hold all the brands we feel offer the best value. Our showroom is stocked with boards, paddles, and all the gear you need to get on the water. Starboard, Fanatic, Jp Australia, Naish, Red Paddle Co, NSP , BIC & much more.
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