Adventurous Training (AT)

Military Adventurous Training


Tackle your fears, challenge yourselves both physically and mentally and experience a military adventurous training day your troops will never forget.

With an emphasis on leadership, teamwork and pushing personal boundaries, our military adventure training packages in Newquay, Cornwall provide adrenaline-fuelled activities in an immensely fun yet safe environment.Try coasteering, surfing and bodyboarding or create a week long combination package as part of your next military adventure training programme. Our motivated team of Surf GB qualified and lifeguard trained instructors have been providing specialist and bespoke Armed Forces adventure training packages since 1998.


Choose from our range of armed forces adventure training packages today:
Military Adventure Training Surf Lessons

Military Surfing Lessons

Fill your downtime with surf, smiles and sunshine on the beautiful coast of Cornwall. Our Military Surf Lessons consist of beach and ocean-based instruction with a 75% stand-up rate.

Military Adventure Training Coasteering

Military Coasteering

Pushing your guys well out of their comfort zones, our military adventure training routes are designed to help build confidence, conquer fears and create camaraderie as they work together and inspire each other to succeed.

Military Adventure Training Bodyboarding Lessons Cornwall

Military Bodyboarding Lessons

Go above and beyond your duty as an NCO and treat your troops to an exciting yet rewarding Adventurous Training session with Newquay Activity Centre.

Military Adventure Training SUP

Military Stand Up Paddleboarding

Command and conquer your own craft during an exploration of Newquay’s most rugged, inaccessible and historic stretches of coastline with Newquay Activity Centre.

Military Adventure Training Super SUP

Military Super SUP

Our super stand up paddle boarding adventures around the Cornish coastline are both demanding and invigorating and will leave your troops on a natural high!

Military Adventure Training Surf Survivor

Military Surf Survivor

The breathtaking Newquay coastline is the backdrop for our Military Surf Survivor challenge and the natural elements play a huge part in bringing out the best in your team.

Military Adventure Training Racing Super SUP & Orienteering

Military Racing Super SUP

Rely on your colleagues and work cohesively as a team to propel our huge stand up paddleboard forwards, backwards and around the craggy Cornish coastline.

Military Adventure Training Racing Super SUP & Coasteering

Military Super SUP & Coasteering

A personal favourite of the Army’s Surf Team is our Super SUP + Coasteering experience in Newquay. Think kayaking, surfing and navigation, then add the exhilarating challenge of coasteering.

Military Adventure Training Lifeguard Trials

Military Lifeguard Trials

Our Lifeguard Trials were born out of a request from the RAF looking to provide their servicemen and women with a comprehensive course in watersport skills & safety.

Military Adventure Training Cornwall Castaway

Military Cornwall Castaway

Do you have what it takes to survive a shipwreck and relive the folklore of brave lifeboat men? Learn wilderness and coastal survival skills on our historic Cornwall Castaway coastal activity.

Military Adventure Training Kayaking

Military Kayaking

Our kayak adventure training packages are designed to test strength, paddle endurance and navigation proficiency whilst supporting the development of new and convertible skills.

Military Adventure Training Mountain Biking

Military Mountain Biking

Our Mountain Bike adventures have been specifically developed for Armed Forces adventure training. Overcoming obstacles in the pursuit of excellence is key to sustaining positive momentum.

Our surfing, bodyboarding, SUP, kayak and coasteering adventure training packages offer demanding outdoor training that go hand in hand with the UK Armed Forces high standards and core values of developing leadership, teamwork and other personal qualities such as resilience, physical fitness, and courage that are necessary to enhancing operational effectiveness.


Newquay Activity Centre is strategically located right in the thick of the action near Newquay’s iconic Towan beach, in view of Towan Headland, where on the one side is the UK’s most famous surfing spot, Fistral Beach, and on the other, the Gazzle, where we run our exhilarating coasteering sessions.


Both stunningly beautiful locations, and just a 2-minute stroll from the NAC’s heated changing facilities, hot outdoor showers, on-site mini bus and safe storage for valuables.


Our Adventure Training packages are open to all servicemen and women in the Army, Royal Air Force and Royal Navy. We also offer our activities to those injured and/or disabled who can participate through the Battle Back initiative. For more information on how we can set up a bespoke adventurous training package for your unit, drop us a line at the Newquay Activity Centre on 01637 877722.


At the Newquay Activity Centre, we like to work hard and play hard, and like the Army, we like to be the best! And in doing so we are proudly ranked number one on Tripadvisor! We are a two-time Gold winner at the Cornwall Tourism Awards and a Gold award winner at the South West Tourism Awards. Our military adventure activities in Newquay are days-out to remember!


With us, your troops couldn’t be in better hands for their annual adventurous training!


To make it easy and hassle free for you to book, we provide:

  • Emergency Action Plans
  • Normal Operating Procedures
  • Instructor Qualifications
  • Insurance and Risk Assessments
  • 40% military discount for groups of five and over


We are proud, official sponsors of Army Surfing, Surf Navy and supporters of the RAF Waveriders club.