01326 280939 windsurfing@coverack.co.uk

RYA Courses and Prices 2019 (14th April 2019 to 4th October 2019)

What we offer

The Coverack Windsurfing Centre offers Approved RYA Fast Forward (Start, Intermediate and Advanced Plus Levels) and Junior Levels 1 to 4. These are Nationally established courses and include the following:

  • Launching, starting & standing
  • Sailing techniques and stance
  • Manoeuvres
  • Rigging
  • Sailing theory
  • Sailing conditions
  • Rescue techniques and safety
  • Equipment
  • Waterstarts
  • Carve gybes
  • Duck gybes
  • Wave riding & jumping
  • RYA Fast Forward Scheme to Advanced Planning Plus

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Non-Residential Windsurfing Courses

On all these non-residential courses we provide all RYA instruction, safety boat cover, all windsurfing equipment, winter wetsuits, third party liability insurance, SUPs and surf skis. We meet each morning at 09:15 at the Windsurfing Centre in the harbour, Coverack, Harbour Road, Coverack. Tel +44 (0)1326 280939.

Residential Windsurfing – 2, 5, 7 & 14 Day Staying at Coverack Youth Hostel

The start of the 5, 7 & 14 day courses / holidays begins with the evening meal at 7pm on the day prior to commencement of your windsurfing (ie. arrive Sunday to start windsurfing Monday morning 09:15). There is a welcome introduction to the Centre and a daily meeting each morning 09:15 at the harbour, the courses and holidays can start on any day to suit you, subject to availability of places, please telephone 01326 280939 for further assistance or info.

The holidays and courses are for all levels of windsurfing abilities, from the complete beginner to the advanced level windsurfer. We instruct and coach you at your own pace, in small groups (the maximum number of clients we take on a weekly course is 12), enabling us to keep the coaching and tuition personal.

We are flexible to your needs and requirements, and the aim is to make this a special holiday for you. If you would like to use your own equipment you are welcome to bring it (discount £25 for weekend/£45 per week).

The prices shown include ALL windsurfing equipment you need, including , winter wetsuits/ shorties, boots, coaching and RYA instruction, third party liability insurance, full RYA safety boat cover, Kayaks, SUPs, full board and accommodation can be provided at Coverack Youth Hostel (01326 280687 for costs and availability). An alternative recommended accommodation list is also provided.

* Payment has to be made separately to the YHA and Coverack Windsurfing Centre (This is due to an Inland Revenue ruling).

Enquiries: windsurfing@coverack.co.uk & coverack@yha.org.uk

YHA – Residential costs


Coverack Youth Hostel Costs

Windsurfing Weekend – 2 Day Residential

The Weekend Break begins with a meal on the Friday evening at 7pm, at Coverack Youth Hostel. The weekend breaks are for all levels of windsurfing abilities, from complete beginners to advanced (level 3, 4 & 5 sailors) Fast Forward Windsurfers. We coach you at your own rate and relative experience. The aim of the weekend is to have fun, learn in a safe and friendly environment, and to improve your windsurfing.

If you would like to use your own equipment, you are welcome to bring it and store it at the Centre (A discount of £25 if own kit it used). The prices shown include all coaching and instruction, safety boat cover, third party liability insurance, wetsuits, windsurfing equipment, surf skis, and full board and accommodation at Coverack Youth Hostel for both days. (An alternative recommended accommodation list is provided, listing other types of accommodation – please see Non-Residential prices). The weekend break ends after windsurfing on Sunday at approx 18:00 (this is flexible). Please note payments have to be made separately due to Inland Revenue ruling. Cheques to: CWC (Coverack Windsurfing Centre) – £150.00pp. YHA (Youth Hostel Association) – Please telephone the youth hostel on +44 (0)1326 280939

Coverack Youth Hostel Weekend costs