Keen to catch the surfing bug during your upcoming Cornish holiday? Or perhaps you're a Newquay local who wants to master the waves that roll right to your doorstep? Here's our ultimate guide to surfing lessons at our Newquay surf school in Watergate Bay.
Watergate Bay is an epic surf spot for surfers of all levels. With consistent Atlantic Ocean swells, this beach offers a range of waves, from challenging 6 ft waves for seasoned surfers to calm and clean waves perfect for beginners. Watergate Bay also boasts stunning natural beauty that attracts visitors from all over the UK and beyond. So prepare to be mesmerised not only by the incredible waves but also by the breath taking views that await you here.
Why Choose Surfing Lessons?
Surfing lessons offer a thrilling and enjoyable experience that lays a strong foundation for your surfing journey.
Before attempting to ride the waves, we strongly recommend that new surfers book lessons with a well-established surf school in Newquay. Surfing is a physically challenging activity that demands skill and understanding to navigate safely. Through our surf lessons, you will receive essential safety instructions, learn fundamental surfing techniques and cultivate ocean awareness within a fun and supportive setting.
Surfing encompasses more than simply riding waves—it also involves understanding the ocean's dynamics. This is why we teach our students how to read waves, identify rip currents and understand tides and weather conditions.
Safety is our top priority, always. Every single one of our instructors is not only a highly experienced surfer but also a trained lifeguard.
Who Are Surfing Lessons For?
Everyone! At West Country Surf School, our surf lessons cater to individuals of all ages and skill levels. We have successfully taught people ranging from 7 to 75 years old, and we welcome students of any swimming ability, confidence level or prior surfing experience.
If you're searching for a fun activity to add to your holiday itinerary, surf lessons in Newquay really are a fantastic choice. Why? Because come rain or shine, surfing lessons are rarely affected by the weather, and we all know how unpredictable the British summertime can be!
We prioritise small group settings with a maximum of six students per instructor, as this fosters a more enriching and effective learning environment. Our goal is to assist you in enhancing your
surfing technique and ensure a worthwhile and rewarding experience. In fact, our team even includes a British professional surfer, bringing an exceptional level of expertise to our instruction.
● Group surfing lessons for families and friends, perfect for a memorable summer
● Mixed-group lessons designed to enhance your surfing technique.
● Intense courses spanning 3-5 days, ideal for those seeking rapid progression from
beginner to intermediate within a week.
● One-to-one private lessons tailored to individuals who want to hone their surfing skills.
Our Surf & Yoga package offers the ultimate escape for physical and mental well-being. Immerse yourself in this harmonious combination of these activities to rejuvenate your body and
Furthermore, we also have special early morning and late evening sessions, catering to early risers and evening owls. These exclusive sessions allow you to immerse yourself in the enchanting ambience of dawn and dusk while enjoying the thrill of surfing.
Simply reserve your lesson today by calling us at 07772 251778 or booking online, and arrive at least half an hour before your session. We provide top-notch wetsuits and boards for your use, although you are welcome to bring your own. Additionally, we offer changing rooms and lockers to ensure the safety of your belongings while you're out riding the waves.
Surfing holds a special place in our hearts, and we' re excited to introduce you to its wonders. For more details about our surfing lessons, we recommend checking out our FAQs section.