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Whitsands Bay, Cornwall

Whitsands Bay is one of those beaches that rarely gets any windsurfing visitors. Why? Well, there is only one good access to the beach on...

Whitsands Bay, Cornwall
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Marazion, Cornwall

Marazion is famous for its view of St Michaels Mount, right on the South West spar of Cornwall. It picks up good swell but at...

Marazion, Cornwall
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Gwithian Area, Cornwall

Gwithian is possibly the most consistent, true down-the-line wave spot in England. The curving beaches of Hayle Bay offer numerous sailing spots depending on wind...

Gwithian Area, Cornwall
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Daymer Bay, Cornwall

Daymer Bay is the jewel in the Cornish crown of windsurfing. It can provide flat water for blasters, speed demons, freestylers AND onshore & offshore...

Daymer Bay, Cornwall
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Saunton Sands, North Devon

Just one big beautiful stretch of sand, Saunton is the most popular beach in the North Devon area. Real waves here, with huge swells “out...

Saunton Sands, North Devon
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Weston Super Mare, Somerset

Some of the best windsurfing in the country can be had in the Somerset area. It is very close to the Midlands, Bristol and Bath....

Weston Super Mare, Somerset
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Clacton-on-Sea, Essex

Situated on the edge of the Tendring Peninsula on the North-East coast of Essex, Clacton is probably one of the best sailing spots in the...

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex
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Holland on Sea, Essex

This quiet spot on the Tendring Peninsular offers some really nice coastal windsurfing and is a good spot for an introduction to the sea. Sheltered...

Holland on Sea, Essex
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Frinton on Sea, Essex

Frinton lies between Clacton-on-Sea and Walton- on-the-Naze on the Tendring peninsular. It is probably one of the better places to sail, with a long sandy...

Frinton on Sea, Essex
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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