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Alton Water, Suffolk

Set in 600 acres of parkland, Alton water is a large reservoir of some 150 acres of usable water. Home of the Alton Boardriders Club...

Alton Water, Suffolk
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Felixstowe, Suffolk

Felixstowe on the Suffolk coast offers some challenging coastal conditions, not really wave sailing but decent rolling swells and excellent jumping in the right winds....

Felixstowe, Suffolk
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Aldeburgh, Suffolk

Aldeburgh is one of those traditional fishing towns with decent pubs, decent places to eat and some good windsurfing! It’s not a wave spot, but...

Aldeburgh, Suffolk
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Grafham Water, Cambridgeshire

hree miles long and one and a half miles across at it’s widest, this 1600 acres of open water provide perfect sailing conditions for racing...

Grafham Water, Cambridgeshire
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Rutland Water, Midlands

Situated just 20 miles east of Leicester and within easy reach of Nottingham and Loughborough, Rutland Water offers the best sailing in the Midlands. Set in...

Rutland Water, Midlands
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Hickling Broad, Norfolk

Hickling Broad is one of the premier inland sailing locations in the region, if not the UK. It is the most northerly of the Norfolk...

Hickling Broad, Norfolk
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Cold Knap - Barry, Cardiff

Cold Knap is probably the most popular windsurfing location in South Wales. It’s the closest beach to Cardiff and gets plenty of sailors on the...

Cold Knap - Barry, Cardiff
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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