Hollingworth Lake is a popular venue for windsurfing due to the good clean winds and a large water area. We have a wide variety of boards and rigs to meet the requirements of all windsurfers from beginners to those working towards instructional qualifications.
All of our windsurfing activities are run to the guidelines and recommendations of the Royal Yachting Association, the governing body for windsurfing in Great Britain.
Adult Windsurfing Taster
These sessions are for beginners who want a taste of windsurfing and for those working towards a qualification.
Adult Windsurfing Improvers
These sessions are for windsurfers with a qualification who want to continue to gain instruction each week to improve their skills.
Kids Club Windsurf
If you are 8-14 year old and fancy giving windsurfing a try, Kids Club is the place for you!
Join us for a 1½ hour taster session where we will get you on the water in a small sailing dingy.
This beginners session requires no prior experience, we provide all the equipment, just bring your swimming kit and an old pair of trainers to join in the fun.
Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Courses
Junior Windsurfing courses run during the school holiday.
For further information follow the link to the The Royal Yachting Association national governing body website for Youth courses.
Adult Windsurfing courses run at weekends.
The Beginner course covers basic skills such as windsurfing upwind and downwind, tacking and gybing, up hauling, rigging and wind awareness.
The Intermediate course gives people the opportunity to develop their existing skills and knowledge and follows the up to date RYA syllabus including using a harness and beach starts.
For further information follow the link to the The Royal Yachting Association national governing body website for Adult courses.
Private Tuition 1:1 or 2:1
Our qualified instructor and coaches can offer private sessions tailored to meet your needs – ideal for everyone from beginners to the advanced.
Available in 1:1 or 2:1 tuition.
Whether you’re looking to start out in Windsurfing or looking for top tips on how to improve, you can book a private lesson for one person or two.
Private sessions can be booked in 1 hour slots.
Book all activities online