Taster Bodyboarding Lessons |  £38pp (one lesson)




Learn bodyboarding in Cornwall at Newquay Activity Centre’s specialist Bodyboarding School and prepare to get highly addicted. Our Taster Bodyboarding Lessons introduce you to this super-fun sport, teaching you the basics from beach safety to paddling out and trimming across waves.

Bodyboards are smaller and lighter than surfboards so you can be catching unbroken swells within an hour in fact you’re guaranteed to catch a wave within the first 10 minutes and that’s a promise! You’ll get suited up in Rip Curl wetsuits and rash vests in our heated changing rooms, with lockers to store your clothes and valuables, before hitting Fistral Beach.

Surf GB qualified and fully insured our coaching team tailors tuition to your ability which includes instruction from former European Number 1 and British Team Bodyboarding Coach, Rob Barber. You really couldn’t be in more experienced or safer hands when bodyboarding in Cornwall.

Your Taster Bodyboarding Lessons will include:

  • Allocation of equipment, wetsuit, fins and bodyboards
  • One two-hour bodyboarding lesson
  • Assessment of ocean conditions
  • Beach safety talk
  • Familiarisation with bodyboarding terminology
  • A lively warm-up on Newquay’s stunning Fistral Beach
  • Introduction to board handling
  • Introduction to prone riding

Newquay Activity Centre is the only bodyboarding school in Cornwall that uses a 1:8 ratio of instructors to students so bodyboarders receive more attentive tuition, we’re a certified Surf GB Centre of Excellence and all our bodyboarding lessons have been designed by British Team Coach, Rob Barber. This means when you learn to bodyboard with us you’re guaranteed the highest level of unparalleled tuition in the industry.

We recommend booking in advance, especially if you’re planning on visiting during peak season.

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