Beginner Windsurfing Courses

These, our most popular course are designed for beginners to take you through all the basics of the sport. At ShoreSports we use the most up to date wide-style boards and lightweight sails. Our instructors are trained to RYA instructor standards and have years of teaching experience. The Complete Beginner Windsurfing Course can be taken either over two days or in one.

2 Part – Beginner Windsurfing

Within this two part windsurfing course we will cover: how to get going efficiently, tacking, gybing, sailing upwind and downwind. We also cover basic theory and safety advice.

Wetsuits and Buoyancy Aids are provided and are included in the price.

One part of the Course
Price: £50

2 hours

Complete Course
Price: £85
2 Sessions of 2 hours

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Start Windsurfing Course – 2 Days

The Start Windsurfing Course is a two day comprehensive course designed for people wanting to try or take up windsurfing. As RYA qualified instructors we cover the complete syllabus, going through the basics of getting up and going, sailing up and down wind, theory and rigging.

We supply all the equipment needed including wetsuits, buoyancy aids, etc. All you need to bring is trunks and a towel.

Price: £150
Duration: 2 days (2 x 5 hours, including an hour stop for lunch)

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ShoreSports uses the sheltered waters of Christchurch harbour for all its windsurfing lessons and hire Our instructors are DBS checked, fully licensed and hold an Adventure Activities Licensing Authority Certificate.

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Tide times

Mudeford Quay

Tide times for 2 December 2023

Tide Time Height
High  00:30 1.6m
Low   07:01 0.9m
High  12:32 1.5m
Low   19:22 0.8m

Tide times for 3 December 2023

Tide Time Height
High  01:14 1.5m
Low   07:47 1.1m
High  13:15 1.3m
Low   20:08 1.0m