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Horton, South Wales

Horton is one of the prime wavesailing spots on the Gower. Even if the swell is small you can usually be enjoying some easy, down-the-line...

Horton, South Wales
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Newgale, Pembrokeshire

Newgale faces west-south-west and is one of the top locations in Wales for all beach sports. Any good south-west or west swell will generate waves...

Newgale, Pembrokeshire
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Dyfi Estuary & Borth, Mid-Wales

This guide covers two locations: a long sandy beach for wave sailing (Borth) and a flat water venue for blasting & freestyle (Dyfi Estuary by...

Dyfi Estuary & Borth, Mid-Wales
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Hells Mouth (Porth Neigwl), North Wales

Wales has some of the best windsurfing spots in the UK. With rugged coastlines and sandy beaches exposed to Irish Sea swells, there are surprisingly...

Hells Mouth (Porth Neigwl), North Wales
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Criccieth, North Wales

The pretty town of Criccieth in Tremadog Bay rarley gets visited by windsurfers because firstly, most sailors end up at Rhosneigr when visiting North Wales,...

Criccieth, North Wales
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Newborough, North Wales

A beautiful beach with clean sand and water although it gets very busy in the summer with tourists. The bay is a very wide bay...

Newborough, North Wales
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Garretstown, County Cork, Ireland

Garretstown beach is approx 35 minutes from Cork City. Situated very close to the Old Head of Kinsale, this stretch of coastline benefits from good...

Garretstown, County Cork, Ireland
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Keel Beach, Achill Island, Co. Mayo

Not far off being one of the most westerly points in Europe,  Achill Island is a wind and swell magnet.  Watch any weather system that...

Keel Beach, Achill Island, Co. Mayo
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Magheroarty, County Donegal, Ireland

Situated right on the very north west tip, this part of Ireland has some of the most unspoilt and beautiful beaches in the whole country. ...

Magheroarty, County Donegal, Ireland
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West Shore, Llandudno, North Wales

West Shore is a little known beach on the opposite side from the North Shore beach in the tourist town of Llandudno. At high tide...

West Shore, Llandudno, North Wales
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West Kirby, Wirral

This is essentially 2 locations: the Marine Lake and the Dee Estuary. Arguably one of the most reliable venues in the North West, the lake...

West Kirby, Wirral
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Machrihanish, Scotland

Legendary wave spot set in the stunning Kintyre Peninsula on the West coast of Scotland. With breathtaking views over to Ireland and Islay on a...

Machrihanish, Scotland
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Croy Bay, Scotland

Croy Bay is a large sandy beach with a few reefs exposed at low tide.  It is situated towards the South of the Firth-of-Clyde and...

Croy Bay, Scotland
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Largs, Ayrshire

If you want some flat water blasting in a beautiful location 40 minutes from Glasgow City Centre, then Largs is your beach. It is also...

Largs, Ayrshire
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Island of Madeira, Portugal

Why Madeira? Because in the peak summer season you will be the only one on the water! We only saw two other windsurfers in our...

Island of Madeira, Portugal
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The North, Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura translates as “Strong Winds” and is the closest you can get to the conditions of Maui on a cheap charter flight. The north of the island has...

The North, Fuerteventura
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Tenerife, Spain

Tenerife seems to get less coverage as a windsurfing destination than the other Canarian islands of Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote but it has some excellent...

Tenerife, Spain
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Costa Teguise, Lanzarote

Costa Teguise is a paradise for the windsurfing holiday maker who wants flat water to medium waves in the day and plenty of ‘holiday atmosphere’...

Costa Teguise, Lanzarote
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Sotavento, Fuerteventura

Home to the PWA World Cup, Sotavento is a resort known for its wind! It can howl during the summer months guaranteeing hours and hours...

Sotavento, Fuerteventura
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Moulay Bouzerktoun, Morocco

Moulay Bouzerktounis only just on the map; a tiny village near the fishing town of Essaouira. Once we heard through the windsurfing grapevine that it was...

Moulay Bouzerktoun, Morocco
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Essaouira, Morocco

Essaouira is known as the windy city – good start! The wind fills in from the North (the Medina and town end) and increases as the...

Essaouira, Morocco
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Cape Verde

Sal is one of the most barren of the group of ten islands and five islets in the archipelago ofCabo Verde, 1500 km south of the...

Cape Verde
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Safaga, Egypt

Windsurfers have been going to Safaga since the inception of the sport in the early ’80s. It is a destination that caters for all levels with...

Safaga, Egypt
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El Tur, Egypt

El Tur is on the south Sinai Peninsula, approximately one hour from Sharm El Sheikh airport. It boasts reliable winds all-year round with flat water, swell...

El Tur, Egypt