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you've got them for the summer so send your grandkids to us for a paddleboard lesson just for them

We’ve got the perfect location for paddle boarding, including lessons for your grandkids.

The time with us will be well spent, learning how to be safe, smart and have fun on the water, which is what every parent and grandparent wants.

As a grandparent you’re welcome to join them on the water or spend your time watching your grandkids learning.

Lesson Outline


Your kids and grandkids are going to have an absolute blast with our paddle boarding lessons, and we guarantee they’ll learn loads.

Our grandkids stand-up paddle board lessons are designed to be fun and engaging, all while teaching essential water safety skills.

Giving Grandparents Peace of Mind

As parents and grandparents, it’s natural to feel a bit anxious when the our kids start exploring new activities that are more adventurous. That’s why we’re dedicated to equipping them with the knowledge and skills to be both confident and safe on the water.

Our younger instructors i.e my daugthers are great when working with kids and family groups, which is why we get great results and see many families coming back for more lessons.


Our lessons run in a very safe place

Just minutes from Chichester, Medmerry Park, Bracklesham and the Witterings, we’ve got the best place to teach your grandkids.

Our kids lessons take place in safe waters, allowing us to focus on building their skills, confidence, and enjoyment. Parents and grandparents can watch from the side or join in on the fun, making it a fantastic experience for the whole family. Whether you’re a grandparent cheering on your grandkids or paddling alongside them, everyone is sure to have a great time.

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keeping your grandkids safe for life

When you bring the grandkids to us for their first lessons on a paddleboard, you’re signing them up to be safe for life and we’re really proud to be the school you’ve chosen.

1. Safety

1.1. Preventing Accidents

  • Proper Handling: Teaching kids and grandkids the safe way to get on and off a paddle board.
  • Balancing Techniques: Key skills to maintain stability and avoid falling, important for both young and older paddlers.
  • Collision Avoidance: Learning to steer clear of obstacles and other paddlers, essential for family outings.

1.2. Emergency Situations

  • Fall Response: Methods for safely getting back on the board after falling.
  • Signaling for Help: Recognizing and using distress signals, a crucial skill for all ages.
  • Self-Rescue Skills: Basic techniques to ensure kids and grandparents can assist themselves if needed.

2. Skill Development

2.1. Building Confidence

  • Structured Learning: Lessons create a controlled setting for kids and grandkids to practice.
  • Gradual Progression: Step-by-step guidance helps children and even grandparents gain confidence gradually.

2.2. Technique Improvement

  • Proper Paddling: Ensuring paddling is efficient and safe, preventing fatigue and injury for all.
  • Habit Formation: Avoiding bad habits from the start, so everyone learns to paddle correctly.

3. Physical and Mental Benefits

3.1. Physical Fitness

  • Full-body Workout: Boosts strength, balance, and endurance for participants of all ages.
  • Injury Prevention: Proper techniques minimize the risk of physical strain.

3.2. Mental Health

  • Stress Relief: Time spent on the water can be calming and reduce stress for both kids and grandparents.
  • Positive Experience: Safe and fun lessons contribute to overall mental well-being.

4. Environmental Awareness

4.1. Respect for Nature

  • Ecosystem Education: Teaching kids and grandkids about local wildlife and environmental conservation.
  • Sustainable Practices: Promoting responsible use of natural resources across generations.

5. Social Skills

5.1. Teamwork and Communication

  • Group Lessons: Encouraging collaboration and communication among peers and family members.
  • Supportive Environment: Learning to support and help each other, strengthening family bonds.

6. Long-term Engagement

6.1. Fostering a Lifelong Hobby

  • Positive Experiences: Ensuring initial experiences are enjoyable to spark long-term interest.
  • Healthy Lifestyle: Promoting a lifetime of outdoor activity and fitness for both kids and grandparents.


Safe paddle board lessons for kids and grandkids are vital for:

  • Immediate safety and accident prevention.
  • Skill development and confidence building.
  • Enhancing physical and mental well-being.
  • Promoting environmental awareness.
  • Improving social skills.
  • Encouraging a lifelong passion for paddle boarding and water sports.

By addressing these areas, structured and safe paddle board lessons ensure that children and their grandparents not only enjoy the activity but also gain numerous benefits.

And remember, as a parent, you can relax and enjoy watching your kids and parents bond and thrive in a secure environment.

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