Sian Sykes


Sian’s passion is to inspire people to enjoy and embrace the outdoors and to have a truly memorable time paddleboarding.



Psyched Paddleboarding is passionate about protecting the environment. We want to help to inspire and educate others to do the same. At psyched paddleboarding we do our upmost best to minimize our impact on the environment.

About Psyched Paddleboarding

Psyched Paddleboarding was founded by Sian Sykes, a highly qualified outdoor professional with a wealth of experience and bursting with passion for stand up paddleboarding. We are pleased that we are UK’s stand up paddleboarding specialists providing truly special SUP experiences.

We love nothing more to inspire others and to offer a high quality and truly memorable stand up paddleboarding (SUP) adventure either by hiking to a tranquil wilderness lake in Snowdonia or exploring the rugged Anglesey coastline. North Wales provides a perfect place for SUP adventures! 

Psyched Paddleboarding provides Beginners SUP lessons to introduce people to the sport, guided SUP tours, guided SUP overnight tours, SUP Challenges, and SUP advance training in down winding and SUP Safety & Awareness courses. We also offer exciting holidays such as SUP retreats in Snowdonia and Anglesey North Wales, West Coast of Scotland and further afield. Join Sian and the team for advanced training sessions to give you the confidence and skills to fully prepare you for your own SUP adventures.

Sian and Psyched Paddleboarding has been featured on BBC, ITV, ITV Wales, BBC Radio Wales, BBC Wales, Telegraph, Sky News, The Guardian, The Observer, The Times, The Independent, i Newspaper, HuffPost, Countryfile, Visit Wales, Blue Peter, ITV Coast & Country, Porsche, Blacks Outdoors, Coast Magazine, Welsh Coastal Magazine, SUP International, SUP Boarder Magazine, SUP Connect, Limitless Pursuits, Daily Post and Wales Online and several blogs.