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The Youth Stage 1 course is the perfect introduction to windsurfing, learning the basics, getting on the water and sailing the board across the wind and back.

RYA Youth Learn to Windsurf Stage 1: All fun no theory. Get on the water and discover windsurfing. We'll get you up and sailing around in no time.

Ability after the course: Able to sail to a chosen point on the water and return to where you started in light winds

Key learning points: Rigging, launching, landing, sailing in all directions, capsize recovery, safety information and basic sailing theory.

Our friendly instructors will be with you every step of the way, offering clear instruction, guidance and encouragement.  

Please bring a waterproof jacket, warm clothes and a hat if it's cold; if it's warm you will need sun screen, sunglasses, a hat and cool clothing. Whatever the weather you will also need footwear to wear on the water (old trainers).

The Next Steps: This weekend is a perfect introduction to Windsurfing. To progress your windsurfing further why not join our Youth Improver Windsurfing Stage 2.



Course Information

Duration: 2 Days

Time: 0915-1700

Certificate: RYA Youth Learn to Windsurf Stage 1

Minimum Standard: None

Minimum Age: 8 yrs.

Anyone under the age of 18 years must have a Parental Consent form completed and signed by a parent/guardian - this must be handed in to reception on arrival during registration, without this form participants will not be permitted to take part.

Accommodation: If you want to stay at the Centre during your course, please add the accommodation package to your booking 

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