8 Day Clinic SUP Surf with SUP World Champion 2019 “Benoit Carpentier”

SUP Surf Camp in Portugal

Spend a 100% stand up paddleboard (SUP) surfing clinic week in Portugal with the 2019 SUP surf world champion, Benoit Carpentier, and the Sygma Sup School team. Get ready for a total immersion in the life of a waterman and benefit from the advice of Benoit and the Sygma team, it will also be an opportunity to test a large and new Starboard quiver! Take advantage of the Portuguese weather and the consistency of the waves in the southwest of the Algarve to discover this magnificent playground. With more than 40 beaches and a very diverse type of waves we will have enough to perform new maneuvers and maybe launch your first aerials.

Highlights
  • Benefit from the experience of a multiple champion “Benoit Carpentier” in a friendly atmosphere
  • 12 SUP surf session (shortboard, longboard, SUP foil)
  • Access to a large Starboard quiver
  • 7 nights accommodation in a boutique guesthouse
  • Free action footages (bring USB key)
  • Warm up & stretching sessions
  • Land paddle sessions
  • Video analysis
  • 6 people maximum per clinic
  • Daily organic breakfast
  • Beach transfers
  • Airport transfers
  • “Clean and safe” SUP activities guaranteed by Turismo de Portugal

Program

During this stay we will make you discover or help you to perfect your skills on SUP surf, SUP longboard, SUP foil, flat water, without forgetting muscle building or proprioception exercises which are key in the search for performance with warm up and stretching sessions programmed during this stay. Sygma team entirely privatizes the Endless Summer Surf House in order to offer you the clinic of your dreams, all in a very warm and chill atmosphere. Every morning Sygma team will prepare a fully organic breakfast to provide you with enough energy for the start of action-packed days. Each lunch will be an opportunity to discover a typical cheap Portuguese restaurant or a good pic nip on the beach before returning to the water for another session. In the evening you can relax on the pool board with a cold beer, while debreefing your day spent in the water with Benoit and the Sygma team. Then you will have the choice of dining at the surf house or discovering the best addresses for restaurants in the area.

Activities

According to the conditions of each day and your desires, Sygma SUP School will offer SUP surf, SUP longboard, SUP foil, or SUP flat water. We will also work on the fitness part with warm up an stretching sessions. We will also do land paddle sessions to work on your trimming techniques and turns on the ground. In addition, Benoit Carpentier and the Sygma team will give you analyzes accompanied by a video taken during the previous session to help you improve your movements in the water.

Skill levels

This SUP surf trip is suitable for people who already know how to catch waves in SUP. This trip is not suitable for first-timers. For that, you will refer to other offers.

Eco-friendly Sygma SUP School

Travel with zero carbon footprint with Sygma SUP School. They offset all their trips to the beach with the GoodPlanet foundation by making donations to third world countries to help them buy solar panels or water pumps. Sygma SUP School works exclusively with Starboard and Patagonia for their gears because they are the only ones to meet their ecological criteria with an exceptional level of quality, their reputation is well established. By taking action with Sygma SUP School during this week, you are helping them increase their positive impact on the world through various environmental and social actions carried out through their partnership with 1 percent for the planet.

Accommodation

Endless Summer Surf House offer mainly shared accommodation, with a private room with an ensuite bathroom, and a family room (with a shared bathroom) we can modulate in twin, triple or quadruple room for family, bands of buddy or SUP club or we can sleep six people in one room with triple bunk beds (with a shared bathroom). This formula is great for making friends this is why it does not matter if you come as part of a group or not you will not be on your own for long. A spacious and comfortable comunal sitting room with free WiFi and a warm fireplace for cooler days in early spring and autumn. Guests can enjoy a fully equipped shared kitchen in which to prepare their own meals. If you don’t feel like cooking, we will also offer you a menu for each evening cooked on site with organic and local products or we will recommend delicious local restaurants. This communal formula is great for welcoming Sup surf trip and make friends. After a long day surfing you can chill out by the pool and enjoy an ice cold beer watching the sunset.

Location

Sygma SUP School and Endless Summer Surf House are right in the middle of The Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park which is the finest preserved stretch of European coastline. A few minutes away from the spectacular beach of Arrifana whose sands stretch along the cliffs. Many other of the best surf spots are within close proximity just a few minutes away like Monte Clerigo, Amoreira or Vale figeiras. If the waves are too big we are 30 minutes from the south coast which offers several options more protected from big swell like Zavial, Burgau, Praia da Luz, etc. Near the surf house, several restaurants are available and we will guide you to the best options available such as an organic or typically Portuguese restaurant.

 Food

The most important meal being breakfast, we will put all our love to serve you the best possible, every morning the Sygma team will wake up early to bake your organic sourdough bread, waffle or pancakes, accompanied by fruit juice, jams, bacon and scrambled eggs. Included in the price. For the post-session lunch, the team will show you the typical Portuguese restaurant cheap and excellent or a good pic nip on the beach at your expense. For dinner you will have the choice of dining at the surf house by subscribing to the dinner list the day before for the next day (pizza night, barbecue or Breton pancakes in tribute to Benoit for example) or you can discover the best restaurants addresses from the neighborhood at your expense.

Prices:

8 days / 7 nights

*1 person Bunk bed room 930€

*2 persons Twin room 960€/pers or 1920€ total

*2 persons Private Double room 1010€/pers or 2020€ total

*1 person Private Double room 1240€

Payment condition: 50% for booking and 50% on arrival.
Camp dates for 2021:

May: 22-29

October: 09-16

8 Day Stand Up Paddle Surf Progression

SUP Surf Camp in Portugal

Spend a 100 % stand up paddleboard (SUP) surfing week in Portugal with the Sygma Sup School team. Get ready for a total immersion in the life of a waterman and benefit from the advice of the Sygma team, it will also be an opportunity to test a large and new Starboard quiver!. Take advantage of the Portuguese weather and the consistency of the waves in the southwest of the Algarve to discover this magnificent playground. With more than 40 beaches and a very diverse type of waves we will have enough to perform new maneuvers and maybe launch your first aerials.

Highlights
  • 12 SUP surf session (shortboard, longboard, SUP foil)
  • Access to a large Starboard quiver
  • 7 nights accommodation in a boutique guesthouse
  • Free action footages (bring USB key)
  • Warm up & stretching sessions
  • Land paddle sessions
  • Video analysis
  • 6 people maximum per clinic
  • Daily organic breakfast
  • Beach transfers
  • Airport transfers
  • “Clean and safe” SUP activities guaranteed by Turismo de Portugal

Program

During this stay we will make you discover or help you to perfect your skills on SUP surf, SUP longboard, SUP foil, flat water, without forgetting muscle building or proprioception exercises which are key in the search for performance with a warm up and stretching sessions programmed during this stay. Sygma team entirely privatizes the Endless Summer Surf House in order to offer you the SUP surf trip of your dreams, all in a very warm and chill atmosphere. Every morning Sygma team will prepare a fully organic breakfast to provide you with enough energy for the start of action-packed days. Each lunch will be an opportunity to discover a typical cheap Portuguese restaurant or a good pic nip on the beach before returning to the water for another session. In the evening you can relax on the pool board with a cold beer, while debreefing your day spent in the water with the Sygma team. Then you will have the choice of dining at the surf house or discovering the best addresses for restaurants in the area.

Activities

According to the conditions of each day and your desires, Sygma SUP School will offer SUP surf, SUP longboard, SUP foil, or SUP flat water. They will also work on the fitness part with a warm up and stretching sessions. They will also be able to do a land paddle sessions to work on your trimming techniques and turns on the ground. In addition, the Sygma team will give you analyzes accompanied by a video taken during the previous session to help you improve your movements in the water.

Skill levels

This SUP surf trip is suitable for people who already know how to catch waves in SUP. This trip is not suitable for first-timers. For that, you will refer to other offers.

Eco-friendly Sygma SUP School

Travel with zero carbon footprint with Sygma SUP School. They offset all their trips to the beach with the GoodPlanet foundation by making donations to third world countries to help them buy solar panels or water pumps. Sygma SUP School works exclusively with Starboard and Patagonia for their gears because they are the only ones to meet their ecological criteria with an exceptional level of quality, their reputation is well established. By taking action with Sygma SUP School during this week, you are helping them increase their positive impact on the world through various environmental and social actions carried out through their partnership with 1 percent for the planet.

Accommodation

Endless Summer Surf House offer mainly shared accommodation, with a private room with an ensuite bathroom, and a family room (with a shared bathroom) we can modulate in twin, triple or quadruple room for family, bands of buddy or SUP club or we can sleep six people in one room with triple bunk beds (with a shared bathroom). This formula is great for making friends this is why it does not matter if you come as part of a group or not you will not be on your own for long. A spacious and comfortable comunal sitting room with free WiFi and a warm fireplace for cooler days in early spring and autumn. Guests can enjoy a fully equipped shared kitchen in which to prepare their own meals. If you don’t feel like cooking, we will also offer you a menu for each evening cooked on site with organic and local products or we will recommend delicious local restaurants. This communal formula is great for welcoming Sup surf trip and make friends. After a long day surfing you can chill out by the pool and enjoy an ice cold beer watching the sunset.

Location

Sygma SUP School and Endless Summer Surf House are right in the middle of The Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park which is the finest preserved stretch of European coastline. A few minutes away from the spectacular beach of Arrifana whose sands stretch along the cliffs. Many other of the best surf spots are within close proximity just a few minutes away like Monte Clerigo, Amoreira or Vale figeiras. If the waves are too big we are 30 minutes from the south coast which offers several options more protected from big swell like Zavial, Burgau, Praia da Luz, etc. Near the surf house, several restaurants are available and we will guide you to the best options available such as an organic or typically Portuguese restaurant.

 Food

The most important meal being breakfast, we will put all our love to serve you the best possible, every morning the Sygma team will wake up early to bake your organic sourdough bread, waffle or pancakes, accompanied by fruit juice, jams, bacon and scrambled eggs. Included in the price. For the post-session lunch, the team will show you the typical Portuguese restaurant cheap and excellent or a good pic nip on the beach at your expense. For dinner you will have the choice of dining at the surf house by subscribing to the dinner list the day before for the next day (pizza night, barbecue or Breton pancakes), or you can discover the best restaurants addresses from the neighborhood at your expense.

Prices:

8 days / 7 nights

*1 person Bunk bed room 730

*2 persons Twin room 760€/pers or 1520€ total

*2 persons Private Double room 810€/pers or 1620€ total

*3 persons Triple room 760€/pers or 2280€ total

*1 person Single Double room 1040

Payment condition: 50% for booking and 50% on arrival.
Camp dates for 2021:

May: 08-15

October: 02-09

(For groups we can arrange other dates on request)

8 Day Stand Up Paddle Evolution Camp

Stand Up Paddle Camp Portugal

Sygma SUP School is based in Aljezur in the heart of the natural park of Costa Vicentina in the Algarve. With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, do not go any further to find beautiful weather! Take advantage of the Portuguese weather to discover this magnificent playground. With more than 40 beaches and many rivers and lakes, we will have enough to perform your technics through different sessions of flat water, exposed water, long distance and SUP surf initiation. Sygma SUP School’s ambition is to train responsible paddlers, able to progress towards autonomy, with respect for nature and other users of the ocean. Get ready for a total immersion in a waterman life and benefit from the advice of the Sygma team.

Highlights

  • 6 SUP flat water and SUP exposed water courses
  • 1 Long distance (flat or exposed water) session
  • 4 SUP surf initiation sessions
  • 7 nights accommodation in a boutique guesthouse
  • Daily organic breakfast
  • Beach transfers
  • Access to a large Starboard quiver (all round, touring, Sup wave, Sup longboard & Sup foil)
  • warm up and stretching sessions
  • Land paddle sessions
  • Video analysis
  • 6 people maximum per clinic
  • ASI SUP Enclosed Flat Water LEV1 and Exposed Waters LEV2 Certificates
  • “Clean and safe” guaranteed by Turismo de Portugal
  • Free action footages (bring USB key)
  • Airport transfers
Skill level
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Program

During this week you will begin by learning or refresh the first step to stand up paddle on flat and closed waters, and at the end of this trip, we will introduce you to Stand up paddle surf. You will learn correct paddle stroke technique, balance and control of the board, safety rules and self rescue, suitable equipment & etiquette . You will discover the most beautiful beaches, rivers, or lakes to paddle safely such as Ponta Da Piedade, Arrifana, Amoreira, Odeceixe, Barragem da Bravura, and more. These weeks of SUP Evolution are combined with physical and mental support through stretching and warm up sessions, as well we will pratice land paddle. Sygma SUP School will share with you their passion for paddling and their commitment to the environment. It will also be an opportunity to test a large and new Starboard quiver.

Eco-friendly Sygma SUP School

Travel with zero carbon footprint with Sygma SUP School. They offset all their trips to the beach with the GoodPlanet foundation by making donations to third world countries to help them buy solar panels or water pumps. Sygma SUP School works exclusively with Starboard and Patagonia for their gears because they are the only ones to meet their ecological criteria with an exceptional level of quality, their reputation is well established. By taking action with Sygma SUP School during this week, you are helping them increase their positive impact on the world through various environmental and social actions carried out through their partnership with 1 percent for the planet.

Accommodation

Endless Summer Surf House offer mainly shared accommodation, with a private room with an ensuite bathroom, and a family room (with a shared bathroom) we can modulate in twin, triple or quadruple room for family, bands of buddy or SUP club or we can sleep six people in one room with triple bunk beds (with a shared bathroom). This formula is great for making friends this is why it does not matter if you come as part of a group or not you will not be on your own for long. A spacious and comfortable comunal sitting room with free WiFi and a warm fireplace for cooler days in early spring and autumn. Guests can enjoy a fully equipped shared kitchen in which to prepare their own meals. If you don’t feel like cooking, we will also offer you a menu for each evening cooked on site with organic and local products or we will recommend delicious local restaurants. This communal formula is great for welcoming Stand Up Paddle trip and make friends. After a long day suping you can chill out by the pool and enjoy an ice cold beer watching the sunset.

Location

Sygma SUP School and Endless Summer Surf House are right in the middle of The Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park which is the finest preserved stretch of European coastline. A few minutes away from the spectacular beach of Arrifana whose sands stretch along the cliffs. Many other of the best surf spots are within close proximity just a few minutes away like Monte Clerigo, Amoreira or Vale figeiras. If the waves are too big we are 30 minutes from the south coast which offers several options more protected from big swell like Zavial, Burgau, Praia da Luz, etc. Near the surf house, several restaurants are available and we will guide you to the best options available such as an organic or typically Portuguese restaurant.

 Food

The most important meal being breakfast, we will put all our love to serve you the best possible, every morning the Sygma team will wake up early to bake your organic sourdough bread, waffle or pancakes, accompanied by fruit juice, jams, bacon and scrambled eggs. Included in the price. For the post-session lunch, the team will show you the typical Portuguese restaurant cheap and excellent or a good pic nip on the beach at your expense. For dinner you will have the choice of dining at the surf house by subscribing to the dinner list the day before for the next day (pizza night, barbecue or Breton pancakes), or you can discover the best restaurants addresses from the neighborhood at your expense.

Prices:

8 days / 7 nights

*1 person Bunk bed room 750

*2 persons Twin room 780€/pers or 1560€ total

*2 persons Private double room 830€/pers or 1660€ total

*3 persons Triple room 780€/pers or 2340€ total

*1 person Private double room 1050

Payment condition: 50% for booking and 50% on arrival.
Camp dates for 2021:

May: 22-29

September: 25-02

(For groups we can arrange other dates on request)