Learn how to stand up paddle and have SUP lessons at Irish Sup, an ASI accredited learn to stand up paddle school, located at Dublin, Ireland and providing lessons at Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Scotsman’s Bay, and Dollymount Beach.
Irish Sup is owned and operated by Paul Byrne. Paul started suppin in 2007, in the early days of SUP popularity. He has been instructing from a very young age in surfing, swimming and with PADI scuba diving and is a qualified Physical Education teacher.
Paul was amongst the first to have stand up boards in Ireland, and people’s interest in them was huge. One thing led to another and before he knew it, he owned a couple of boards and was bringing people out on the water and teaching them the basics, here began IRISH SUP!
Paul is a highly qualified sports educationalist. He is an ASI Level 3 SUP Instructor (Beginner Surf) and accredited to instruct in enclosed flat water, exposed waters and beginner surf locations. He also holds SUP Instructor water safety rescue and first aid qualifications. Other qualifications include Diploma in Education, Amateur Swimming Association Level 2 Swimming Coach, Athletics Ireland Coach, I.R.F.U Stage 1 & 2 L.T.P.D Coach, F.A.I Soccer Coach (Kick start 1&2, Youth Certificate.), Qualified Pool and Beach Lifeguard, Level 2 Surf Instructor, PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer.
He is assisted in the SUP school by experienced and accredited SUP instructors, holding surf rescue and first aid qualifications.
The school is accredited to provide SUP sessions in enclosed flat water, exposed waters (non surf) and beginner surf and downwind locations.
Irish SUP is also an ASI Instructor Training and trains others to be SUP Instructors.
SUP lessons are held at a variety of locations. Dun Laoghaire Harbour is a suburban seaside town. Lessons are also held south of the harbour at Scotsman's Bay, where there is a Victorian seaside amusement area, with walks, shelters and baths.
Irish Sup provides a wide range of lesson types and tours. SUP is FUN for the whole family. We offer all levels of instruction, from younger kids to old timers, beginner lessons to advanced, and ladies only too! Lessons can vary from one hour to one day, or a whole weekend if you wish.
We also have kids summer camps for 8 to 16 year olds.
SUParis are conducted throughout the year and they are the ideal way to explore our coast line and inland waterways. On our SUParis we will take you in and around the incredible Irish coastline and along our serene inland waterways. Here you’ll get to see the marine life underneath you, cruise alongside the seals basking on the rocks, or the swans patrolling their patch, and really get a completely unique experience in this incredible part of the world.
To date we are still the only SUP Specific school in Dublin, and have gained a reputation for providing the best in SUP education. Our knowledge and professionalism within the community in Ireland is well known and respected.
No matter what your skill level, we can help you from a novice to developing your skills in a variety of areas, as well as simply enjoying the supping experience.
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