Watersports Courses

During both the school Easter and Summer holidays Windermere School operates Sailing, Windsurfing and Paddling courses for children aged 8 to 16. Operating from Hodge Howe; the School's private, lakeside watersports centre, all courses take place Monday to Friday, from 10am to 1pm. Each course costs £170.

Our team of qualified and experienced staff welcome students of all levels and abilities.We provide all safety equipment, and can also provide wetsuits and spray jackets if required. Operating in small groups, our friendly instructors are joined by a team of volunteers from the School's sailing team. 

Children can also join our Kids Club (6 to 10 year olds) or Activity Club (11 to 16 year olds) in the afternoon.

Sailing Courses 

Hodge Howe is an accredited RYA Training Centre where students can develop their sailing skills. Our selection of Bugs, Picos, Lasers, Fevas and Tera dingies enables us to cater for children aged 8 to 16, from beginners through to advanced sailors. Participants will receive a RYA Youth Sailing Log book (or can add to their existing log book).

Windsurfing Courses

Hodge Howe is an accredited RYA Training Centre where students can develop their windsurfing skills. With the very latest windsurfing boards and sails from Tushingham and Starboard to suit any size and experience, we provide the perfect opportunity for beginners to advanced riders to develop. Participants will receive a RYA Youth Windsurfing Log book (or can add to their existing log book). This course will be for mixed abilities

Our Windsurfing Courses are suitable for students aged 11 to 16

Paddling Courses

This summer we are offering taster sessions and skills coaching sessions teaching students to canoe and kayak. We have a range of canoes and kayaks, and our courses are a fun way to develop your skills. This course will be for mixed abilities

Our Paddling Courses are suitable for children aged 8 to 16

Course Dates

Our Watersports Courses will take place on the following dates:

Easter Courses (Sailing, Canoeing and Windsurfing) from 9.30am to 1.00pm each day.

  • Monday 2 April to Friday 6 April
  • Monday 9 April to Friday 13 April

EASTER WATERSPORTS BOOKING FORM

 Summer Courses (Sailing, Canoeing and Windsurfing) from 9.30am to 1.00pm each day.

  • Monday 23 July to Friday 27 July
  • Monday 30 July to Friday 3 August
  • Monday 6 August to Friday 10 August
  • Monday 13 August to Friday 17 August
  • Monday 20 August to Friday 24 August

SUMMER WATERSPORTS COURSES BOOKING FORM

Download Holiday Courses Prospectus HERE

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