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Welcome to Hunstanton Watersports Windsurfing School.  We provide windsurfing lessons in Hunstanton, Norfolk, one of the best locations to learn how to windsurf.  You can feel confident that all our lessons take place in safe, shallow waters where individuals are taught in small groups, allowing for a more personal experience tailored to your individual progress.

 

We teach from beginners courses through to intermediate 1:1 sessions.

 

Hunstanton Windsurf School boasts an ideal location for learning to windsurf with the shallow water and calm conditions the environment could not be any better suited. This year we took on a secondery teaching location at Snettisham Sailing club allowing us to opperate in a wider range of conditions.

We are fully approved with the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) and all our instructors are fully qualified.

 

Courses Available..


Half Day Windsurf Taster Session

Duration: Half day

Previous Experience: None required

Minimum Age: 12 years +

Cost: £39

This is a half day course to get an insight into the world of windsurfing. No previous experience is necessary, just a desire to have fun!

You will be taught the basics of getting going, sailing across the wind and turning around.

You will learn about the different parts of the windsurfing kit, launching and landing.

The ultimate aim of the taster session is to have fun, whilst learning to sail a board across the wind and perform basic turns.


This course is suitable for children and adults alike, and cost includes use of all equipment – boards, rigs, wetsuits and buoyancy aids.
 

Sessions will run in the morning and afternoon and will last for 3 hours. 

The windsurf taster session is not an RYA course, this is purely a taster session with no certification. Please see below for RYA accreddited courses.

 

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RYA “Start Windsurfing” Course

The first step of the RYA National Windsurfing Scheme

 

Duration: 2 Days (Start times dependent on tides)

Previous Experience: None required

Minimum Age: 15 years +

Cost: £149

 

This RYA certificated course is for complete beginners, or those who may have tried windsurfing previously, but need refreshing on the basic techniques. No previous experience is necessary, just a desire to have fun!

Dependent on suitable weather conditions and individual ability, students should cover all elements of the RYA “Start Windsurfing” certificate, giving them the skills to sail where they want to go and return to their starting point in safety.

 The course cost includes use of all equipment – boards, rigs, wetsuits and buoyancy aids. Please note footware is not provided due to hygiene reasons, please bring old trainers or suitable wetsuit boots/shoes.

 

RYA Course Content:

Day one

• Introduction to kit, rigging and de-rigging

• Getting started - simulator sessions on beach

• On-water sessions – sailing across the wind

• Steering & upwind turns (tacking)

• Self-rescue

 

Day two

• Sailing upwind

• Improving tacking

• Sailing downwind and downwind turns (gybing)

 

 Theory topics to be covered over the two days include “Sail Safe”, basic sailing theory and terms, rigging and checking equipment, selecting and buying suitable kit, and next steps in your windsurfing progression.

  Any questions about any of the courses available then please call us on 01485 534455. Email: info@hunstantonwatersports.com


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Windsurfing Lessons in Hunstanton, Norfolk