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Great Stand Up Paddle Board Session

What an awesome set up. Convineintly located next to the Crabshell, this has to be one of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
L8BRL
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Fun family activity!

A great family activity. Crisping was a great instructor, making the teaching fun and ensuring... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sue K
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Waterborn is one of the largest Stand Up Paddle Boarding schools in the UK based in Kingsbridge, South Devon in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). It’s a BSUPA dedicated school that’s recognised for its reputation and high quality...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Waters Edge Embankment Road | Crabshell Quay, Kingsbridge TQ7 1JZ, England
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+44 7908 193632
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an awesome set up. Convineintly located next to the Crabshell, this has to be one of the top activities in Kingsbridge. The boards are in great condition and staff are both knowledgable and safety aware. The best thing about the organisation though has to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A great family activity. Crisping was a great instructor, making the teaching fun and ensuring everyone got something from the experience. The situation, next to the Cranshell restaurant meant that non paddle boarders could enjoy coffee whilst watching and it was easy to walk alongside...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great one hour lesson with Crispin. Our girls, 9 and 14, and I had a great time. Crispin was incredibly patient to get us all enjoying paddle boarding for the 1st time. Great fun and we recommend this to families as a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an hours lesson with Crispin which was really good. He's a really good teacher, very patient. He explained things really well and inspired confidence. Learned a lot from the lesson

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time learning how to paddle board and enjoyed doing a bit of Yogo too. Crispin was great and even fished our lost sunglasses out once the tide went out. Highly recommended!

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Crispin J, Owner at Waterborn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thanks Hal, I will get them back to either yourself or Marco asap. Glad you enjoyed the session. See you on the water!

Reviewed 27 June 2018

Would definitely recommend! Booked this experience for my boyfriend's birthday during our stay in Devon. Having never been paddle boarding I was quite nervous, but Crispin was absolutely fantastic. Thanks to his tuition, we were both standing up on the paddle boards within the first...More

Thank Hannah L
Crispin J, Owner at Waterborn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Glad you both enjoyed the session and pleased I was able to find the glasses for him. Nice to have a story behind a session :) Look forward to seeing you both in the near future. See you on the water!

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend! I’ve never been paddle boarding before & was quite nervous. But Crispin’s patience, confidence & great instruction meant I could actually get up & paddle! You’re on the river estuary so it’s relatively calm which helps. Two friends and my son had all...More

Thank Sharon L
Crispin J, Owner at Waterborn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for your kind words, I am really happy the session was able to help you all achieve new confidence on SUPs. I look forward to welcoming you all back in the near future. See you on the water! Kind regards Crispin Jones -...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

On holiday in Kingsbridge Devon we were watching the Paddleboarders and the terrific fun they were having with the Paddleboard company WATERBORN. I decided to have a go, it was safe and I really loved the new experience. Crispin gave excellent instruction to achieve confidence........More

Thank Christine B
Crispin J, Owner at Waterborn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Sometimes it can be a bit nerve wracking to try something new, I am pleased you gave paddleboarding with us a go and enjoyed your session. I look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. See you on the water! Kind regards...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018

I had my first SUP lesson with Crispin a few years back and dabbled with a few holiday-hires but took the plunge of ownership a week back, and have been out on the water every time the tide has allowed, with my little boy sitting...More

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Crispin J, Owner at Waterborn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Your most welcome, hope your still getting plenty of outings on your SUP with this fabulous weather. See you on the water!

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

A group of 8 of us tried SU Paddleboarding for the first time. Crispin was friendly, supportive, helpful and fun. It was a perfect way to spend an hour in a beautiful setting. Would recommend.

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Crispin J, Owner at Waterborn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you very much for your review. It was a pleasure to introduce your group to SUP here in Kingsbridge, it truly is a lovely spot. I hope to 'See you on the water' again soon. Kind Regards - Crispin Jones Waterborn

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