Stand-Up Paddleboarding

Paddleboarding on the river wey

Our Stand UP Paddleboarding sessions take place from our base at Godalming Wharf and last 2.5 hours. 

We cover all basic skills to get you standing up on our journey which covers around 6-8km. Each session is tailored to your ability, if it’s your first time or your a seasoned pro. All essential equipment is provided just turn up and enjoy the view !

For Clubs, Courses and Trips please scroll to the bottom of the page.

Private & Mixed Lessons

Why Paddleboard With Roar Outdoor

Our whole ethos revolves around fun! The main priority during our sessions is you, we make our sessions bespoke which means each session is different guided by what is engaging you the most!

What You Get

During your 2.5 hour session our expert instructors will guide you on your journey to learn new skills or improve old ones all whilst experiencing the most glorious stretch of the River Wey.

Prices – Inclusive of VAT

  • Private 1-2-1 coaching session £120 
  • Private coaching session for two £60pp
  • Private coaching Sessions for 3 or more £45pp
  • Ages 3-8 £10pp (sharing a board with a parent)
  • Mixed Group session’s (Minimum age 12) £38.50pp
  • 6 week developmental programme £220
  • Wet suit hire – if wanted £5pp 

If you have a gift voucher please send us and email to redeem. We have recently become vat registered so vouchers purchased in 2022 will show a different price , we will of course honour these.

If you’re interested in one of our paddle sessions, but are in one of the following groups.

  • Your bringing a group of more than 6
  • You are over 125kg
  • Over 65 years of age
  • Have a disability that effects day to day life

We can still make your session happen but send us a message below to discuss your day before using the booking system.

Please Note: All young people under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, either in the session or by walking along the tow path.

Please use the button below to book. All necessary information needed for your session will be provided in your Booking Confirmation E-mail.

Your in safe hands with us , as British Canoeing delivery partners we have committed to providing clients with a first class paddling experience that embraces learning and development. Delivering fun, engaging and safe activities.

All of our staff hold British Canoeing qualifications and have regular CPD to skill their skills sharp.

Sup Clubs, Courses and trips


 Back for 2024 !

We are excited to get back on the river with SUP CLUB @ ROAR 

Here at Roar we are keen to welcome local paddlers to come together and share their love for the water. Sup Club Roar gives you the chance to explore local areas with like minded paddlers and gain the benefits of joining a club. So grab your paddle and your board and lets paddle happy!

For £70pp per year you have exclusive access to our members paddles and a number of other benefits. Memberships are open to anyone who owns their own board, can self recue and has had a lesson/course with Roar Outdoor or another provider. 


  • 12 guided Friday evening socials in Godalming and surrounding areas
  • Private parking and launching from our Godalming social base
  • Exclusive Facebook group to meet other paddlers and see all of our dates and locations
  • Priority booking to our trips and events
  • 20% Discount on all our Coaching , Trips and Paddle Courses 
  • Paddle brand discounts
  • Welcome pack
  • Be the first to know about news and updates
  • Exclusive Roar Sunglasses 
  • Roar Drybag
  • Roar Lanyard 
  • New friends and heaps of fun!
Only 25 places available so grab yours quick!
Memberships run from April – October 2024 and are adults only (18+)

Any questions or queries please email Jo at


This 6 Week developmental programme is designed to maximise your paddle boarding prowess consisting of six 2.5 hour sessions designed to improve confidence, technique and knowledge

Improve your sup skills with us because training is key in gaining paddle confidence and efficiency!
Our developmental SUP course consists of six 2hr 30min sessions giving us enough time to really
focus on each aspect. We aim to improve your existing skills, knowledge and paddle techniques for
various water and weather conditions while learning how to stay safe should you wish to take your
adventures that little further from home.
On this course we only use our most experienced instructors with years of industry knowledge and
training to ensure you gain the highest quality of instruction. Our sessions are catered to suit your
skill level and work at a pace you are comfortable with so you can end the course knowing you have
the skills and knowledge to feel confident in your paddle ability.
This course is run Saturday mornings 9.30am-12.00pm 
There is also a Wednesday Evening course run 5.45pm -8.15pm 
Week 1 – Introductions , Equipment & welcome to the River 
Week 2 – Effective forward paddling 
Week 3 – Mastering turning 
Week 4 – Safety and Rescue , Understanding Weather & Water 
Week 5 – Advanced movements and paddle strokes 
Week 6 – Downstream trip 
Please contact with any questions

Juniour SUP Holiday Sessions

This is a drop in session for 10-16 year olds designed to improve technique, safety and knowledge but most of all have fun and meet paddlers their own age with lots of SUP games and races it’s sure to expend some energy and get them moving.

We have qualified and dbs checked staff on this session with a maximum group size of 12.

Sessions are 2.5 hours and run on Thursday afternoons in school holidays 1pm-3.30pm

All essential equipment needed for the session is included.

There is a £10 discount for bringing your own board (please email us for a discount code)

Wetsuit hire is available @ £5pp if wanted.

Down Stream Sup Trip Godalming - Guildford

Join on a Glorious Journey: Paddleboarding from Godalming to Guildford – Five Hours of Peaceful Exploration and Natural Beauty

Trip Details

Experience the tranquil beauty of the River Wey on an unforgettable stand-up paddleboard (SUP) adventure from Godalming to Guildford. This downstream journey, set against a picturesque backdrop, is perfect for both solo adventurers and groups of friends. As you glide through the gentle waters, you’ll be guided and coached by our expert instructors, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all skill levels. Along the way, take a break to enjoy a picnic lunch on the riverbank, savouring the scenic views and finishing at the Britannia Pub This five-hour expedition begins at 10am and concludes at 3pm, offering a perfect blend of adventure, relaxation, and the chance to connect with nature in a unique and memorable way.

Limited to 8 Places – age 18+


Sunday 7th April
Sunday 5th May
Sunday 2nd June
Sunday 30th June
Sunday 28th July
Sunday 25th August
If you require any additional information please email Jo at

Family Down Stream Mixed Craft Trip Godalming - Guildford

Join on a Family Adventure Paddling from Godalming to Guildford – 5 Hours of Family Fun messing about in Boats

Trip Details

Embark on a delightful family adventure with a downstream trip from Godalming to Guildford, where the waters of the River Wey become your playground. Whether you choose kayaks, canoes, or paddleboards, this journey promises fun for all ages. Glide gently along the scenic waterway, passing lush greenery and spotting local wildlife as you bond and create lasting memories. This family-friendly excursion is perfectly suited for various skill levels, ensuring everyone from beginners to more experienced paddlers can enjoy the journey at their own pace. Along the way, take the opportunity to stop and explore the riverside or simply relax and enjoy the tranquillity of the water. This trip is not just an adventure but an opportunity for families to connect with nature and each other in a fun, engaging, and peaceful setting

Limited to 8 Craft

 age 6+ to share a craft 8+ to have their own craft


Sunday 21st April
Sunday 19th May
Sunday 16th June
Sunday 14th July
Sunday 11th August
If you require any additional information please email Jo at


Roar Outdoor are committed to your safety on the water so start the year right with your safety in mind and join us on British Canoeing’s NEW paddle safer course.


This accredited 4 hour course is delivered by our expert staff is all about helping you increase confidence and knowledge to be a safer paddler.

This course takes place an heated indoor pool for rescue practice and a classroom for the theory and kit talks


  • Board, paddles, equipment, clothing and kit
  • Paddle conditions – weather, river flow, tides, wind speed and direction
  • Planning a paddle
  • Safety on the water – practical skills on the water, self rescue and supporting others 
Limited to 8 students – age 12+
Certificate upon completion 
If you require any additional information please email Jo at


Have a corporate or team building day with a difference.  Challenge your colleagues or clients, come together and learn some new skills paddleboarding.  

Bring the team together and enjoy a guided paddle from our Godalming base in the Surrey Hills.  You will receive free parking at our Godalming site, changing  facilities and our highly qualified instructors to cater for all abilities.  

From £60pp (for a minimum of 6) we will help tailor a bespoke 2 1/2 hour paddleboarding session just for you.  For an extra charge we can arrange catering, such as welcome drinks, breakfast or lunch from our local caterers.  We can advise on travel, local pubs and restaurants and possible other activities in the area. 

All equipment is provided by us, all we ask of you is to bring a change of clothes, a water bottle and a positive attitude.  

To discuss your requirements and arrange a session please contact our corporate group specialist Jo, on   Please let us know of any specific needs and requirements.  



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