QSUP, BLUE PEARL SCHOOL OF SUP

QATAR's 1st SUP SCHOOL since 2012 | THE PEARL-QATAR

WATERSPORTS BASES

THE PEARL-QATAR

Porto Arabia, Marina Gate 22.

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Our HQ, our very own floating base, the home of our community with bean bags, surf movies, cold water.

Sessions, events running from here | SUP Basics, Sunset SUP & Kayak, kids, school programs, corporate programs, water safety workshops launch from this base. We arrange product demos for SUP products at this base at agreed timings.

Paddling conditions, routes | An enclosed water area protected from the wind by the surrounding residential towers, suitable for beginners and family sessions, or all level sessions in evenings, and on windy days. Paddling routes around the biggest yacht marina in the world, learn on water etiquette for beginner water sports lovers, towards open water to infront of the Doha skyline, to Katara, to Viva Bahria, or to Safliyah Island for long distance paddlers. A perfect variety of views, and levels to prepare you for the open water exploration and training in Qanat Quartier.

Access | through the marina gate with confirmed bookings

Opening hours | During the summer at times when sessions run. If you don’t find us there give us a call at 666 02 830

Facilities | Changing cabins, open air shower, toilets in the retail area of The Pearl

Public parking | free covered parking in the retail area a 50meter walk from the base. Coffee shops, restaurants, ATMs within a 100m walking distance.

Qanat Quartier Costa Malaz Marina

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Facilities | Changing cabin, open air shower

Public parking | before the security check-point in the Qanat Quartier

Access | The QQ beach (private beach for residents) and marina is accessible by Pearl-Qatar residents and berth holders by showing their UDC cards to security.

Participants to our sessions are required to give their names at the security gate to allow entrance to the marina 30mins prior to the session. Entry is granted based on the booking list submitted by QSUP, so please make sure to book your spot in time.

Sessions, events running from here |Just Cruisin’ QQ (3-5km), Flamingo Island SUP Explore (5-7km), SUP Level2, Island SUP & Snorkel

Paddling conditions, routes | Open water conditions, suitable for those who have completed Basics training for your safety and enjoyment of the paddling in this area. This Base gives us access to the most versatile routes in Qatar: the venetian quarter Qanat Quartier, Porto Arabia, Lusail marina, Al Aaliyah island which is a migratory base for pink flamingoes and other bird species. Depending on the tides we include reaching white sandbanks during our routes, training regime. A perfect spot for training, snorkelling, or even birthday paddles with a picnic. Marine life spotting at its best in the middle of the city: flying fish, sting rays, if you are lucky turtles and dolphins.

We even paddle half marathons and marathons around the Pearl-Qatar! Different level sessions cover different routes and challenges.

Opening hours | During the summer at times when sessions run. If you don’t find us there give us a call at 666 02 830

See you on the water!

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