Alain Defres - Owner
SUP, Surf & Ski Instructor
Alain has 30 years of sea experience starting off as a life guard in Northern Ireland at the young age of 16. Alain holds a SUP Adventure and Surf Coach Qualification with WSA. He is also a keen skier and has been teaching skiing since 2012 in the French Alps as a fully qualified BASI level 4 ski instructor.
SUP & Pilates Instructor
Caroline is a qualified SUP and Pilates instructor. Over the years she has been merging the 2 sports and is now offering pilates sessions on a Paddleboard. She is also great with children and likes to see how they progress their confidence in the water.
SUP & Martial Arts instructor
Because of Graham's background in Martial Arts he is able to relate quickly to the physiology side of paddleboarding and integrates his knowledge into his teaching. This is how he developed several engaging balance technique that you don't want to miss!
SUP instructor assistant
Max has started off as a member of one of our clubs and has been working in our base in Coppet Hall for 3 seasons now. He is a great Paddleboard assistant and safety person in the water. He is currently starting his qualification as a Paddleboard instructor.
We are always on the look out for part time Paddleboard instructors. Please do get in touch if you hold a qualification in paddleboarding or if you would like to get one.