Now open 7 days a week!

We are open 7 days a week until the end of August. We open from 9am until 5.30pm and also opening until 8.30pm 10th-18th August as the tide is good . However if the weather is really bad, we may not turn up, so it’s always good to check in doubt! To Book, please use the contact form or email For hire you can always just turn up. We only take reservations for the morning slots or after 5pm, when open late.

Due to the latest government Covid-19 announcement and in discussion with BCP Council, ShoreSports is back open for business as of the 15th May. We will, and encourage our customers to, adhere to the government’s guidelines for social distancing. PLEASE STAY ALERT AND BE SAFE, so we can control the virus.

ShoreSports watersports school uses the safe and shallow waters of Christchurch Harbour, operating from Mudeford Quay, Dorset. Learn to sail, windsurf, kayak or stand-up-paddleboard (SUP) with our qualified instructors, join one of our popular tours up river, have lessons or simply hire equipment. 


Kids Club

ShoreSports Kids ClubThe Kids Clubs are aimed at anyone, aged 8 to 16. We run Pro weeks and Multi Ac weeks.

The Pro Weeks are for either novices or intermediates looking to improve their sailing. With more of a focus on improving skills but with plenty of fun and games as well.

The Multi Ac weeks 5 short sessions over 5 days. These are a great chance to try out each activity and to have fun doing so. Week 3 multi activity and Pro week 2 are now full.

For more information click on this link.

Raft Building

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Raft Building with ShoreSports Christchurch

‘Land on a deserted land with only a couple of barrels, logs, some old rope and paddles to get you home again’

Raft building is a great family or group activity. You will need about 1 1/2 to 2 hours. Each session includes everything from wetsuits to the rafts. Minimum group size of 4 people.

Please email to buy a gift voucher




Kids Club