Saturday, 19 May 2018

The Surrey Hills Adventure Company: Adult Introduction to Open Water Swimming - Sunday...



Always wanted to try Open Water Wild Swimming, here is your chance. Come and join the SHACs STA qualified Open Water Specific swim coaches for a morning that might just change your world.

The Surrey Hills Adventure Company: Adult Introduction to Open Water Swimming - Sunday...

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

May 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to 2018
The Year of Adventure with
The Surrey Hills Adventure Company.

What’s in this Newsletter? Can’t wait? then hit one of our Quick Links:


Want to know more? Keep Reading……..


May Half Term and Summer Holiday Woodland Adventure Days -
Booking Online Now available - Please click here
(May Half Term and Summer Dates also available)
Coming this summer: Land and Water Adventure Days for 13 - 16yr olds down at 
The SHACs SUP and Wild Swimming Lagoon in Reigate.

Stand Up Paddle Boarding -
We are back at The Lagoon in Reigate for 2018 but Bigger and Better!


The SHACs Wild/Open Water Swimming -
Season Tickets, Single Swim Sessions and Courses now available.
SUP Birthday Parties -

End of School Year/Leavers Parties/Adult away days and weekends at The Lagoon.  
Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Raft Building, Wild Swimming, Beach BBQ, 
and don’t forget our Woodland Adventure Bushcraft Parties

Team Building events and Corporate days with a difference -
Work with The SHAC to bring out the best in your team or simply have a day full 
of adventure this summer. 
A day on the River on a SUP Safari or a BBQ and water based fun at the SHACs 
SUP Lagoon, how bout a adventure challenge day incorporating various activities to 
challenge your team.

New for 2018 with The SHAC -
Triathlon Training Sessions - Open Water swim courses - Swim Run Training 
Sessions - SUP and Raft Building Parties - Events - Triathlons - Swim-run - 
SUP Racing - Open Water Swimming - First aid and swim safety.

The SHACs Big Adventure 2018
Residential adventure camp for 8 - 12 year olds, 13th - 17th August 2018. 
Osmington Bay - Dorset.
(Only 4 places left)

Equipment Sales:
You can now buy all your adventuring gear from the SHAC.
Paddleboards, wetsuits, swimming equipment, Mountain Bikes and Ebikes, 
bushcraft, camping and more…..

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Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Last Minute Saturday SUP Introduction Session with Head Coach "Skip"

 

We have just released an introduction to SUP session for this coming Saturday at 10am with our head coach "Skip" This is a great opportunity to dip your toe in the water and learn to SUP from one of the best in the business. See you on the water, 🏄





Monday, 30 April 2018

The Surrey Hills Adventure Company: Tuesday Morning Introduction to Stand Up Paddle Bo...

Tuesday Morning Stand Up Paddle Boarding Sessions Now available starting tomorrow.

The Surrey Hills Adventure Company: Tuesday Morning Introduction to Stand Up Paddle Bo...:   Welcome to t he Home Of Stand Up Paddle Boarding and Wild Swimming in the heart of the Surrey Hill The SHACS SUP Lago...

Open Water Wild Swimming Starts Tomorrow

Open water Wild Swimming Sessions start tomorrow at 7am! And the weather looks perfect. 


Swim Session Times for Summer 2018
Tuesdays 7am - 9am and 6.30pm - 8pm
Fridays: 6pm - 8pm
Sundays 7am - 9am

Please do not book a session below without completing the Membership form, you will not be permitted to swim without membership. Click Here.

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Tuesday Morning Introduction to Stand Up Paddle Boarding Sessions. Bookings for May Now Available.




 

Welcome to the Home Of Stand Up Paddle Boarding and Wild Swimming in the heart of the Surrey Hill

The SHACS SUP Lagoon.

May 2018 Introduction Sessions Now Available.

Tuesday Mornings, Thursday Afternoons and Weekends

By Appointment Only - Please Book below.

Join The SHAC and our BSUPA qualified instructors for a Stand up Paddle Boarding Skills Sessions, SUP YOGA, SUP Fitness, Wild Swimming and Freeride Sessions on our Stunning Private SUP lagoon near Reigate in Surrey.

Board and equipment sales also now available, contact us for details and advice.

 

Stand up paddle surfing and stand up paddle boarding (SUP) is an offshoot of surfing that originated in Hawaii. Unlike traditional surfing where the rider sits until a wave comes, stand up paddle boarders stand on their boards and use a paddle to propel themselves through the water.  Variations include flat water paddling for outdoor recreation, fitness, or sightseeing, racing on lakes, large rivers and canals, surfing on ocean waves, paddling in river rapids (whitewater SUP), Paddle board yoga and even fishing.

Want to give it a go? 

 

The SHACs Introduction to SUP Sessions will teach you all the basics you need to get started with Stand Up Paddle Boarding. We supply the boards, the best teaching location in the country and some of the best and most experienced BSUPA qualified instructors you will find to make your first SUP experience the best itcan possibly be. We follow this on with access to club events, races, advice, sales and much more all for £25.00 per person.

If you would like to book one of our introduction to SUP sessions on a Tuesday Morning, Thursday evening or weekend please click below for calendar of available dates, times and online booking.

Monday, 9 April 2018

SUP River Safari and Riverside Open Fire Lunch by The SALTBOX


'Take paddle boarding to the next level and join us on Wednesday 23rd May for a SHAC SUP River Safari with a difference, this safari includes: Equipment Hire, SUP Instruction and Guiding, Pre Paddle Snack and lunch on the riverside cooked in the great outdoors by the amazing SaltBox Team all for only £99 per person.


This is a Class one  River Safari with a difference. This adventure is for experienced paddlers that love food and the beautiful surroundings of the Wey Navigation in The Wisley area, as well as for paddlers that have limited or no experience of SUP River Paddling looking for a river trip with a difference. This Safari is run on Canal Sections of the River Wey near Wisley taking in the Stunning Newark Priory for a river side feast to remember. Our BSUPA qualified SUP Instructors will guide you safely and effectively to our riverside feast location.


Before we set off, we’ll enjoy a pre-safari snack prepared by The SALTBOX Team to fuel us on our journey. Once consumed and fueled we will hit the water in the direction of the stunning 11th Century Newark Priory, we’ll paddle up right by the water's edge for lunch cooked by Christian and Beckie, the duo behind Surrey-based The Salt Box Specialists in cooking over fire in the great outdoors, they’ll be serving up a feast from locally sourced ingredients.Menu to follow but believe us when we say it will be a taste sensation. (Please contact us for any questions with regards to allergies and dietary requirements at least 48 hours prior to the event)


After a break for lunch we will get back on our boards and head back to our Start Point at The Anchor public house In Wisley. Our estimated return time will be 2.30pm.

This is an Adventure not to be missed.


Tuesday, 3 April 2018

Stand Up Paddle Boarding Introduction Sessions May 2018




 

Welcome to the Home Of Stand Up Paddle Boarding and Wild Swimming in the heart of the Surrey Hill

The SHACS SUP Lagoon.

May 2018 Introduction Sessions Now Available

By Appointment Only - Please Book below.

Join The SHAC and our BSUPA qualified instructors for a Stand up Paddle Boarding Skills Sessions, SUP YOGA, SUP Fitness, Wild Swimming and Freeride Sessions on our Stunning Private SUP lagoon near Reigate in Surrey.

Board and equipment sales also now available, contact us for details and advice.

 

Stand up paddle surfing and stand up paddle boarding (SUP) is an offshoot of surfing that originated in Hawaii. Unlike traditional surfing where the rider sits until a wave comes, stand up paddle boarders stand on their boards and use a paddle to propel themselves through the water.  Variations include flat water paddling for outdoor recreation, fitness, or sightseeing, racing on lakes, large rivers and canals, surfing on ocean waves, paddling in river rapids (whitewater SUP), Paddle board yoga and even fishing.

Want to give it a go? 

 

The SHACs Introduction to SUP Sessions will teach you all the basics you need to get started with Stand Up Paddle Boarding. We supply the boards, the best teaching location in the country and some of the best and most experienced BSUPA qualified instructors you will find to make your first SUP experience the best itcan possibly be. We follow this on with access to club events, races, advice, sales and much more all for £25.00 per person.

If you would like to book one of our introduction to SUP sessions on a Tuesday Morning, Thursday evening or weekend please click below for calendar of available dates, times and online booking.

Monday, 26 March 2018

Monday, 12 March 2018

The SHACS Open Water Wild Swimming 2018

 




Welcome to 2018 at The SHACs SUP and Wild Swimming Lagoon

We hope you have all had a great winter season, have continued swimming through the cold months and are now looking forward to getting back outside at The Lagoon.

The SHACs Lagoon Season Opening Day is on 
Sunday April the 29th from 10am - 4pm
 
Please come down and join us at the lagoon and try out the new Zone 3 open water swimming and triathlon kit for 2018 (Please book a time slot below).
You will also be able to sign up to activities and events including Open water Wild Swimming Courses, SUP Introduction Sessions, SUP YOGA, Triathlon and Swim Run Training Sessions, Book SUP Birthday Parties and events and much more.
 
Please click here to book your slot free of charge.

Open Water Wild Swimming Season tickets are now available for £149.00 for Adults (Limited Numbers)

Please click here to buy your season ticket today £149.00

Single sessions can also be bought online at £8.00 per session

Please click here to book your single swim sessions for the season - £8.00

(You will still be able to pay on arrival and the cost will be the same as last year £10.00)

  Adults swim sessions for 2018 are at the following times:

Tuesdays - 07.00 - 09.00 and 18.00 - 20.00

Fridays - 18.00 - 20.00

Sundays - 07.00 - 09.00 

 


The SHAC have teamed up with Aquasafe Surrey this year and will be running various Aquasafe open water wild swimming courses for both Adults and Junior Swimmers during 2018.
We will also be offering Duke of Edinburgh New Skills Junior Life guard Courses and voluntary work.

(Junior swimmers will need to complete an Aquasafe Swim course before entry to open swims will be permitted so register your interest today)
(Sessions for under 16's and families will be at the following times:)
Fridays - 1600 - 1800
Sundays - 0900 - 1100


New to the lagoon in 2018 - Triathlon and Swim Run Training courses and regular sessions and events.

We are delighted to be working with Zone 3 wet-suits this year and we will have them available for hire and to buy at the Lagoon through-out the summer season, come and try them out on April 29th.
Please click here to book your slot free of charge

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us and follow on Facebook here for the latest news and releases:



Safety First with The SHAC

Safety at The SHACs SUP and Wild Swimming Lagoon is a priority and to that end this year we are teaming up with Aqua Safe Surrey offering various courses and qualifications for open water swimmers. Junior Swimmers (under 14years old) will need to complete our Aqua safe open water swimmer course to gain access to open and family swim sessions. Please click here for details of our 2018 Open Water Swimming courses. 

We are also running Adult Introduction to Open Water Wild Swimming Courses. 

Please click here for more details.

 

  Coming soon to the lagoon, Training Sessions for Triathlon and SwimRun Competitors:

Click here to register your interest.