Kitesurfing is quickly becoming one of the UK’s most popular water sports! The thrill of riding the waves at high speeds is hard to replicate, making it no surprise that so many have begun taking this up over the last few years! While we often complain about the Great British weather, one thing we have in abundance is wind and coastlines, meaning there are plenty of places to get your surf on!
Even though the weather is temperamental, the UK has some great hotspots for kitesurfing. Whether you are new to the sport and want to know where to go or you are a pro and want to try somewhere new, here are some destinations to explore.
While many surfers may dream of surfing tours in faraway lands where the sun is beaming, the waves are pumping, and the post-session drinks are flowing, alas, it’s just not feasible for everyone. However, fear not, as with the weather improving, waves getting cleaner and water temperatures that can only get warmer, the surfing scene in the UK is heading into peak season, where wave riders of all abilities can enjoy a fantastic session. Despite the slightly chillier climate, the UK is home to some fantastic surf spots in western Europe and beyond, and the entire coastline offers the...
Nestled in the south west of the UK, Cornwall is renowned for its beautiful beaches, tasty pasties and pumping waves. The county is bordered only by local rival, Devon, and is otherwise surrounded by the sea, providing a plethora of opportunities to engage in any number of water sports, including kitesurfing. The sport is becoming increasingly popular here, and there are some fantastic spots to launch. Whether you’re heading to Cornwall for your summer staycation and are looking for the odd afternoon out on the water with your kite or you’re looking for somewhere in the UK for a kitesurfing...
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