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3 Must Visit Windsurfing Spots

When you strike it lucky, the UK can have some of the most fantastic, and varied, conditions for getting out on the water, with some...

3 Must Visit Windsurfing Spots
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Brook, Isle of Wight

Brook is a good location to get into the waves. You often get a nice rolling swell here which jacks up over areas of the...

Brook, Isle of Wight
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Highcliffe, Dorset

Highcliffe is one of those places on the south coast that will pick up swell, when it is small everywhere else. Between Southampton and Bournemouth,...

Highcliffe, Dorset
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Milford on Sea, Dorset

Milford on Sea is a little known south coast spot. It lies between Christchurch and Lymington on the edge of Christchurch bay. It provides challenging...

Milford on Sea, Dorset
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Avon Beach, Dorset

Avon beach is one of the more well known beaches around Bournemouth and Christchurch. It has very easy access and therefore is a popular beach...

Avon Beach, Dorset
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Southbourne, Dorset

Southbourne lies between Christchurch and Bournemouth. The windsurfing break lies 1.5 miles east of the infamous Boscombe Pier surf break. It is one of the...

Southbourne, Dorset
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Boscombe Pier, Dorset

Boscombe, near Bournemouth, provides one of the few decent surfing spots in that area. With a swell and strong winds it can produce surprisingly good...

Boscombe Pier, Dorset
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Sandbanks, Dorset

The Sandbanks stretches out from the affluent area of Poole in Dorset, and is basically “over the road” from the infamous Poole Harbour making it...

Sandbanks, Dorset
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Calshot, Southampton

Calshot is one of the best all-round sailing locations in the Southampton area and one which, on the right tide, can be sailed in any...

Calshot, Southampton
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Hillhead, Hampshire

Hillhead is one of the windiest spots on the south coast due to the combination of sea breezes and funnelling effect of the Isle Of...

Hillhead, Hampshire
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Monk's Hill, Hampshire

Monks Hill is another great Solent Water sailing spot between Hill Head and Lee-on-Solent. There is a very good group of sailors there with a...

Monk's Hill, Hampshire
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West Wittering, West Sussex

West Wittering has been a really popular location since windsurfing started in the UK in the late 70’s. The beach itself is privately owned and...

West Wittering, West Sussex
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Hove Beach & Lagoon, Brighton

Hove Beach is just one mile down from where the Brighton PWA events used to be held. It has a diverse range of conditions suitable...

Hove Beach & Lagoon, Brighton
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Bewl Water, Kent

Set in the weald of Kent, an area of outstanding natural beauty, Bewl Water is the largest inland water in south east England: 770 acres...

Bewl Water, Kent
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Hythe, Kent

Hythe and Saltwood Sailing club (HSSC) near Folkestone in Kent is home to one of most active windsurfing clubs in Britain. A thriving racing, freeride,...

Hythe, Kent
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Whitstable, Kent

Whitstable is a great location for flat water. At low tide it is shallow without having too much of a walk. Anyone wanting to learn...

Whitstable, Kent
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Kimmeridge, Dorset

The most renowned wave spot on the Dorset coast. Some would say the best reef break on the entire south coast of England. The waves...

Kimmeridge, Dorset
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Overcombe, Dorset

Overcombe faces south and is therefore one of the top locations along the south coast for wave sailing. It needs a good South-west wind to...

Overcombe, Dorset
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Portland Harbour - Weymouth, Dorset

Portland Harbour is the most used training ground for the RYA and offers some glassy, flat windsurfing conditions whatever the wind. A south-west wind blows...

Portland Harbour - Weymouth, Dorset
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Bigbury, Devon

Bigbury is the main wave spot along this coastline. It picks up any swell out in the Atlantic and works in most wind directions. More...

Bigbury, Devon