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If you're looking to experience the thrill and excitement of windsurfing, look no further than Bawsey Bay Watersports. Our team of experienced and qualified instructors are dedicated to providing you with a safe and enjoyable introduction to this exhilarating sport.
Learning to Windsurf at Bawsey Bay
With our state-of-the-art equipment and expert guidance, you'll quickly discover that windsurfing has never been easier to learn. Our modern boards are designed to provide maximum stability, making it easier for beginners to get started and progress quickly. Additionally, our lightweight rigs are specifically designed to be easier to handle, helping you to feel confident and in control from the very beginning.
Windsurfing Lessons in Norfolk
At Bawsey Bay watersports, we take pride in our personalised approach to teaching windsurfing. Whether you're a complete beginner or looking to brush up on your skills, we offer beginners windsurfing courses or 1:1 tuition where our friendly instructors will work with you to create lesson plan that meets your specific needs and goals. With their patient and encouraging teaching style, you'll soon be gliding across the water with ease.
So why wait? Book your windsurfing lesson with us today and experience the thrill of this exciting and challenging sport in a safe and supportive environment. Whether you're looking for a fun activity to do with friends or a new challenge to take on solo, windsurfing is sure to provide an unforgettable experience.
Windsurfing Taster Session
Group Lesson with an instructor
Experience Required: No experience is necessary
Minimum Age: 12yrs – Under 18yrs need to be accompanied by an adult
All equipment provided including buoyancy aid and wetsuit.
If you're a beginner, taking a lesson is essential. You'll be amazed at how quickly you can learn the sport and how addictive it can be. In just the first hour of your first lesson, you'll have a solid grasp of the fundamentals of windsurfing.
What you will learn on your windsurfing session
This is a 2hr taster session 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 equipment, 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
The windsurf taster session is not an RYA course, this is purely a taster session with no certification.
Experience Required: Some experience is preferred
Cost: £20per launch
Minimum Age: Under 18s need to be accompanied by an adult
Self launch must be pre-booked in advance online
We strongly recommend that complete beginners take part in a taster course with a qualified instructor before taking to the water. Our courses and tuition provide the perfect opportunity to gain the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience
Anyone using their own craft must be competent in its use and knowledgeable of the conditions on the day. All self-launch sessions must be pre-booked online and certain criteria must be strictly followed.
Self Launch Sessions - Bring Your Own
Why you Should Learn to Windsurf with Bawsey Bay
Learning to windsurf on a lake, particularly at Bawsey Bay Watersports in Norfolk, can offer a range of benefits for beginners. One of the key advantages of learning to windsurf on a lake is that it provides a safe and controlled environment, which can help to build confidence and reduce the risk of accidents.
At Bawsey Bay, The Great Lake is ideal for watersports, with sheltered water that is protected from the open sea. This means that you can learn to windsurf in a calm and controlled environment, with minimal waves and currents to contend with. This can be particularly beneficial for beginners who are still getting to grips with the basic techniques and manoeuvres..
Learning to Windsurf is Thrilling and Rewarding
Windsurfing is a thrilling and rewarding sport that provides a wide range of benefits for both the mind and body. Not only is it a great way to enjoy the great outdoors and connect with nature, but it also provides an excellent workout and an opportunity to learn a new skill.
As you progress, you'll learn new techniques and tricks, improving your ability to read the wind and waves and control your board. This constant learning and growth can be incredibly rewarding, boosting your confidence and self-esteem.
So whether you're looking to get fit, challenge yourself, or simply enjoy the thrill of the open water, learning to windsurf is a great idea
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Where is Bawsey Bay located?
When entering the park, immediately turn right and follow the signs to the overflow carpark
we are located at the Great Lake. PE32 1EP
The park is located on the B1145 between the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Gayton.
Postcode for Sat Nav: PE32 1EP