Calshot Activities Centre

Windsurfing

Beginners Learn to Windsurf options

We recognise that with today’s busy lifestyles it’s important to give a number of routes to help you achieve your goals. To help you we offer the following

Windsurfing Taster

£50.00

Time: 0930 -1230 or 1345 - 1645

A great session for those that just want to have a go or try before booking a full RYA course. After a short landbased briefing you will soon be afloat experiencing this energetic and dynamic sport. Your instructor will be on hand to provide instruction and support throughout.

20 June

Sat pm

WT 1

4 July

Sat am

WT 2

2 August

Sun pm

WT 3

5 September

Sat pm

WT 4

RYA Start Windsurfing

A thorough introduction for the absolute novice or those with very limited experience. After a short landbased session on a simulator, we will give you plenty of practical time afloat with expert coaching. We use the latest wide-style beginner boards, which are very stable and manoeuvrable, allowing you to progress rapidly. Sessions on safety and equipment will ensure you get the most from your course.

£195 Non-residential includes lunches

Why not make your course residential?

Bed and breakfast and an evening meal - just £27 (single room £37), per person per night, when part of a course booking.  Check availability at the time of booking.

Price includes free 'Club' session worth £26

Two day courses

0900 - 1730 Saturday, 0900 - 1700 Sunday

20 - 21 June

WL 1

4 - 5 July

WL 2

18 - 19 July

WL 3

1 - 2 August

WL 4

15 - 16 August

WL 5

12 - 13 September

WL 6

 

RYA Intermediate Windsurfing

Once you have completed a Start Windsurfing course the next move is an Intermediate course. Using the FASTFWD coaching formula you will develop your skills and be able to use the this throughout your windsurfing, whatever your level, whatever the manoeuvre. The course will cover non-planing and planing techniques (conditions permitting). If you would like to acquire the tools to progress further in windsurfing then this is the course for you.

Two day course, 0900 - 1730 Saturday, 0900 - 1700 Sunday

£195 Non-residential includes lunches

Why not make your course residential?

Bed and breakfast and an evening meal - just £27 (single room £37), per person per night, when part of a course booking.  Check availability at the time of booking.

Price includes free 'club' session worht £26

27 - 28 July

Mon - Tue

WL2 1

19 - 20 September

Sat - Sun

WL2 2

17 - 18 October

Sat - Sun

WL2 3

 

Windsurfing 'Club' Sessions

For those who have already completed a Start Windsurfing course, we offer the opportunity to use our equipment to practise your newly learned skills under our safety umbrella. Windsurfing takes place when there is sheltered water available. Bookings should be made in advance.
Young people
14-16 year olds who meet the above criteria can attend with participating adult

Save up to 40% by block booking when block booked in one transaction
£26 per session or
£117 for five sessions
£229 for ten sessions or  
£250 for all sessions (all session option is for up to 16 sessions.)

Please note we will only cancel a session if the weather conditions make the risks unmanageable. e.g. Strong winds, fog etc.
If more than 5 sessions are cancelled we will refund £19 for each session subsequently cancelled

Weekday 1800 - 2030, Weekends 1000 - 1230 or 1330 - 1600
(please note these times are inclusive of rigging and changing)

12 May

Tue

CN 1

26 May

Tue

CN 2

9 June

Tue

CN 3

23 June

Tue

CN 4

30 June

Tue

CN 5

5 July

Sun pm

CN 6

14 July

Tue

CN 7

19 July

Sun pm

CN 8

28 July

Tue

CN 9

8 August

Sat pm

CN 10

11 August

Tue

CN 11

16 August

Sun pm

CN 12

25 August

Tue

CN 13

5 September

Sat am

CN 14

8 September

Tue

CN 15

19 September

Sat pm

CN 16

 

RYA Start Windsurfing Instructor

This course covers the skills needed to teach and assess the RYA Start Windsurfing course. Candidates should be at the sailing level defined by the RYA, possess a valid First Aid Certificate and hold a Level Two Powerboat Award.

£390 Non-residential includes lunches

Why not make your coure residential?

Bed and breakfast and an evening meal - just £27 (single room £37), per person per night, when part of a course booking.  Check availability at the time of booking.

Start 1000 on 1st day, finish 1700 on last day.    

13 - 17 April

Mon - Fri

WSI 1

20 - 24 July

Mon - Fri

WSI 2

19 - 23 October

Mon - Fri

WSI 3

RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Instructor

This four day course incorporates the ‘non planing’ and ‘planing’ elements within the new Intermediate syllabus. Much of the focus will be on coaching skills and in particular the use of the FASTFWD coaching model. Candidates should hold a Start Windsurfing Instructors Award. Successful candidates will be awarded an Intermediate ‘non planing’ or Intermediate ‘planing’ Instructor certificate depending on personal sailing standard and performance on the course. A valid First Aid Certificate is also required.

Start 1000 on 1st day. Finish 1700 on last day  
   
 

 
Windsurfers

Private Tuition

Fast track your personal performance with private tuition

1 person

  • 1.5 hours £80
  • 3 hours £150
  • 6 hours £260 (includes lunch)

Second person 50% extra, for 3 or more enquire about our group rates.
See booking conditions for own boat/craft training