01326 280939 windsurfing@coverack.co.uk

RYA Courses and Prices 2017 (April 8th 2017 - 1st October 2017)

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 videos
  • RYA Fast Forward Scheme to Advanced Planning Plus

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Hire

Non-Residential Windsurfing Courses 2017

 

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

1 Day Windsurfing

£75/person
  • Reference: 1 Day Non-Residential

2 Day Windsurfing

£150/person
  • Reference: 2 Day Non-Residential

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5 Day Windsurfing

£335/person
  • Reference: 5 Day Non-residential

7 Day Windsurfing

£440/person
  • Reference: 7 Day Non-Residential

14 Day Windsurfing

£750/person
  • Reference: 14 Day Non-Residential

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 0915). There is a welcome introduction to the Centre and a daily meeting each morning 0915 at the harbour, (the courses and holidays can start on any day to suit you, subject to availability of places, please telephone 01326 280939).

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 rate, 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 aim 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, wetsuits, boots, coaching and RYA instruction, video coaching, third party liability insurance, full RYA safety boat cover, Kayaks, SUPs and full board and accommodation at Coverack Youth Hostel. (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

5 Day Windsurfing

Residential
335/person
  • £175.00 – YHA Under 18
  • £182.50 – YHA Adult
  • £170.00 – YHA Camping

7 Day Windsurfing

Residential
£440/person
  • £245.00 – YHA Under 18
  • £255.50 – YHA Adult
  • £238.00 – YHA Camping

14 Day Windsurfing

Residential
£750/person
  • £490.00 – YHA Under 18
  • £511.00 – YHA Adult
  • £476.00 – YHA Camping

 

5 Day Residential costs 2017

  • £175.00 – YHA Under 18
  • £182.50 – YHA Adult
  • £170.00 – YHA Camping
  • + Windsurfing costs of £335.00

7 Day Residential costs 2017

  • £245.00 – YHA Under 18
  • £225.50 – YHA Adult
  • £280.00 – YHA Camping
  • + Windsurfing costs of £440.00

14 Day Residential costs 2017

  • £490.00 – YHA Under 18
  • £511.00 – YHA Adult
  • £476.00 – YHA Camping
  • + Windsurfing costs of £750.00

Coverack Youth Hostel Costs 2017

Under 18 Full board

£35/pp per day
  • Sold separately overnight stay is £22.00
  • Breakfast – £4.99
  • Packed lunch – £5.50
  • Evening meal – £9.95

Adult Full board

£ 36.50/pp day
  • Sold separately overnight stay is £25.50
  • Breakfast – £4.99
  • Packed lunch – £5.50
  • Evening meal – £9.95

Camping full board

£34/pp per day
  • Sold separately overnight stay is £14.00
  • Breakfast – £4.99
  • Packed lunch – £5.50
  • Evening meal – £9.95

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, approx 1800hrs (this is flexible). Please note payment has to be made seperately due to Inland Revenue ruling. Checks to: CWC (Coverack Windsurfing Centre) – £140.00pp YHA (Youth Hostel Association) – Please telephone the youth hostel on +44 (0)1326 280939

Booking Conditions 2017

  • Participants must be physically fit to take part in the activities involved and be free from any illness or conditions which may render the activity hazardous.
  • The information regarding medical conditions need not necessarily prevent the participant taking a full part in a course, BUT the Centre Principal and instructors must be aware of any potential problems the client may have.

    If you are in any doubt, please consult your G.P. Doctor

    ( All information will be in the strictest confidence).

  • Participants must be able to swim 50 meters or be water confident. All clients are to wear an approved EN 393 buoyancy aid and/or an approved windsurfing harness. Parents can excuse children from helmets.
  • Clients under the age of 18 are to wear a safety helmet and a EN 393 buoyancy aid/windsurfing harness.
  • All helmets, buoyancy aid and harnesses are provided by the Centre.
  • Clients under the age of 8 years of age must be accompanied by parents or legal guardians while in attendance at the Centre.
  • Participants are recommended to use suitable footwear for water sessions. (5 mm Winter Wetsuit boots can be purchased from the Centre at a reduced price to clients of £30 per pair. Please complete the booking form if you require a pair.)

    NB. we do provide Boots at the centre if required.

  • Coverack Windsurfing Centre, its proprietor and instructors will not and cannot accept liability for loss or damage of personal property or equipment while at the Centre, Water Bases, Pirate Loft, YHA, Travelling between locations or whilst on the water.
  • All balances of payments become due four weeks prior to your course/holiday.
  • Water time depends on the weather conditions, our aim is for a full days windsurfing each day with additional time spent on dryland simulators, personal coaching, video coaching and RYA presentations covering the windsurfing syllabus (approx. 7.0 hours per day)
  • Coverack Windsurfing Centre reserves the right to cancel any holiday dates due to circumstances outside our control, a full refund applies in these circumstances
  • Cancellations by a client within four weeks of course commencement will result in a 80% refund.
  • Cancellations by a client within a two weeks notice or less will result in a 50% refund only.
  • Coverack Windsurfing Centre have copyright and the right to use photographs or video footage taken during courses for advertising and promotional purposes.