Windsurfing Camps in St. Petersburg
If you want to spend several days in a row learning to windsurf, or improving your windsurfing skills, signing up for one of our windsurfing camps is a great idea. We can customize an experience just for your group, so you can pick the dates and let us know what your goals are. Bring your whole family or a group of friends to learn with, or bring your windsurfing buddies for an upper-level camp.
St Pete Beach has great conditions for learning to windsurf. Beginners will love the shallow, flat water and more experienced windsurfers have options for deep water for foiling or rougher water in the Gulf of Mexico. With lots of hotel options, great restaurants, and beautiful white-sand beaches; even non-windsurfers can have a great time. Check out our blog post for more information about windsurfing vacations in St Pete.
This one-day Advanced Beginner Windsurfing Clinic is designed for those of you who have already taken a lesson or know the very basics of windsurfing and are ready for the next steps. In this clinic, we will be focusing on how to properly use a harness, light wind tacks, and light wind jibes. These skills are the foundation of more advanced moves where all the fun really begins. Skills are learned onshore first followed by on the water instruction.
Advanced Beginner Camp - TBA
The cost is $225/person and participation is limited to six people to ensure maximum individual attention.
The clinic runs approximately 5-6 hours per day, so you have lots of time to spend at the beach with your family too!
Instructor Clinic - TBA
If you want to become a windsurfing instructor, or just increase your understanding of basic windsurfing techniques, our instructor clinic is for you. We will really drill down on the techniques involved in basic windsurfing skills and increase your knowledge of windsurfing fundamentals. We start with uphauling and go all the way through getting underway with basic tacks and jibes. You will finish the weekend as a WIPA* certified instructor!
*More information about windsurfing instructor certification can be found at https://www.windsurfingipa.org/
The cost for 2 days of instruction is $250/person
Advanced Windsurfing Camp
You already know how to do the basics - but maybe you want to learn how to use the harness and footstraps or how to water start. Maybe it is time to finally plane out of your jibes or learn all about wind-foiling. We have the equipment, great conditions, and the instructors to make that happen!
We can create a 2 or 3-day windsurfing clinic just for your group to focus on the skills that you want to work on the most. Just give us a call at 727.656.6569 or send an e-mail and we can help you pick the time of year that will have the best conditions.
The price for advanced clinics will vary depending on the number of people who are coming, if the gear is included or if you are bringing your own, and on the skills being taught.