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Due to COVID-19 and the remaining restriction in place by the government the 2020 season has to be changed.

On this page you will find the updated plan, additional information and changes we have implemented.

 

  • We are not providing wetsuits, please bring your own or suitalbe other clothing for the weather. 
  • No indoor or changing facilities will be open. 
  • Students need to arrive with swimwear as a base layer ready to pull on a wet suit over the top.
  • Boards will be allocated and used throughout the weekend with no swapping/changing of kit.
  • If the forecast is particular unsuitable, days maybe cancelled at short notice.
  • Course times are 9:30  till 16:00 to allow essential cleaning before students arrive.
  • Participants will be strictly in groups of 5.
  • Social distancing of 2m to be observed at all times.

These changes are to ensure the safety of students and instructors.

 

Start Windsurfing is a 2-day course run by enthusiastic and skilled RYA instructors. Suited to adults and older juniors.

 

The course takes you from a complete beginner, teaching you the basics of windsurfing and balance that will enable you to enjoy using the water in lighter winds and building confidence.

By the end of the course you will know how to windsurf across the lake and back successfully.

 

What we provide:

  • logbook (and certificate where applicable)
  • RYA start windsurfing book.
  • Windsurfing kit.
  • Buoyancy aid.

What you need to provide:

  • Wetsuit or suitable clothing
  • Suitable shoes (eg trainers)
  • Towel
  • Swimwear
  • Lunch
  • £1 for lockers (returnable)

 

You do not need to be a member of the sailing club to take part in an RYA course and minimum numbers may apply in order to run these courses.

 

Useful links:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmtGYyS1ELY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOd6l2g4XTw

Please note the videos are for extra information and and idea of what you will be doing, the syllabus, teaching methods and equipment are those set by the RYA start windsurfing scheme.

Location: Draycote Water Sailing Club

Contact:

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Code Description Date Start time End time Availability Places
available
Price Book
places
Weekend Start Windsurf 02-05-2015 09:30 16:30 closed 6 £210
2 Saturdays 6th and 13th Start windsurf 06-06-2015 09:30 16:30 closed 1 £210
Weekend Start Windsurf 04-07-2015 09:30 16:30 closed 1 £210
Weekend Start Windsurf 08-08-2015 09:30 16:30 closed 2 £210
Weekend Start Windsurf 05-09-2015 09:30 16:30 closed £210
Weekend Start Windsurfing 12-09-2015 09:30 16:30 closed 4 £210
WS 1 2 Saturdays 30-04-2016 09:30 16:00 closed 4 £210
WS 2 1 Weekend 11-06-2016 09:30 16:00 closed £210
WS 4 1 Weekend 06-08-2016 09:30 16:00 closed full £210
WS 17 01 1 Weekend, 6th/7th 06-05-2017 09:30 16:30 closed 1 £210
WS 17 02 2 Saturdays, 3rd/10th 03-06-2017 09:30 16:30 closed full £210
WS 17 03 1 Weekend, 1st/2nd 01-07-2017 09:30 16:30 closed 1 £210
WS 17 03.5 1 Weekend, 19th/20th 19-08-2017 09:30 16:30 closed 4 £210
WS 17 05 1 Weekend, 7th/8th 07-10-2017 09:30 16:30 closed 2 £210
WS 18 01 1 Weekend, 28th/29th 28-04-2018 09:30 16:30 closed full £210
WS 18 02 1 Weekend, 7th/8th 07-07-2018 09:30 16:30 closed full £210
WS 18 05 2 Days windsurfing 17/18 17-07-2018 09:30 16:30 closed 5 £210
WS 18 03 2 Saturdays, 15th/22nd 15-09-2018 09:30 16:30 closed full £210
WS 18 04 2 Saturdays, 20th/27th 20-10-2018 09:30 16:30 closed 5 £210
WS 19 02 1 Weekend, 1/2 01-06-2019 09:30 16:30 closed 1 £210
WS 19 04 1 Weekend, 7/8 07-09-2019 09:30 16:30 closed 5 £210
WS 19 05 2 Days Midweek, 24/25 24-09-2019 09:30 16:00 closed full £210
WS 19 06 1 Weekend, 12/13 12-10-2019 09:30 16:30 closed full £210
WS20 04 2 Saturdays 15/22 15-08-2020 09:30 16:00 closed full £210
WS20 05 Midweek 24/25 24-09-2020 09:30 16:00 closed full £210
WS20 06 Weekend, 17/18 17-10-2020 09:30 16:00 closed 2 £210