This Blackpool wakeboarding lesson is a fantastic introduction to the wonderful world of wakeboarding! Spend an hour learning to wakeboard under the expert guidance of the centre's instructors.
- Preston (Lancashire)
- Price for 1 Participant
A wakeboarding session is undoubtedly one of the coolest extreme
sports experiences Blackpool has to offer, and this beginners
wakeboarding lesson is the perfect opportunity to learn an amazing
Here's the deal; you strap yourself onto a top quality wakeboard, grab onto a rope attached to a really fast boat, and just go. There is nothing like the feeling of slicing and carving the centre of the wake like a knife through butter, building yourself up to try out a trick, hoping you don't wipe out! This wakeboarding lesson offers the opportunity for beginner boarders to test the waters, with professional and enthusiastic instruction throughout, and all gear provided.The Blackpool wakeboarding lesson consists of a 1hr beginners session. Once you have been fitted for all of your wakeboarding gear, your instructor will brief you on dry land, teaching you some wakeboarding techniques and informing you of safety issues.
Then you'll hit the water and start to try and get standing up in the water. The learning curve for wakeboarding is really steep, and in just 15 minutes you can easily progress to standing up and getting some good runs. You will receive instruction and advice throughout your pulls. At the end of the lesson you will have a quick debrief from your instructors, and you'll probably already by dying to sign up for further wakeboarding sessions at this fantastic Blackpool wakepark.
Your wake boarding experience is available throughout the year (subject to availability).
You should be able to swim (50 metres), and be comfortable in
the water if you want to learn to wakeboard.
Wakeboarding in Blackpool is available to participants over the age of 8. Wakeboarders under 14 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
This sport is unsuitable for pregnant women.
Experience Duration: 01:00
Time at Venue: 01:20
The wakeboarding lesson lasts for one hour, but please allow yourself time to change and dry off after your lesson.
Participants: The Blackpool Wakeboarding Beginners Lesson is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: 4
Spectators Allowed on Site: Yes
Spectators are very welcome at the Blackpool wakeboard park to watch you learn to wakeboard!
Please bring a swimming costume for under your wetsuit, and a
towel - all other necessary gear is provided at the Blackpool
wakeboarding centre, including
Extreme weather conditions can affect the wakeboarding lessons in Blackpool. If you are concerned, please contact the wakeboarding centre the day before your experience, or on the morning of your trip if you are still unsure.
Great experience would have liked more time on the water though as we only got approximately 20 mins. Staff were friendly and facilities were good.
Brilliant fun - great set up and real nice people. Managed to get up on my first time wake boarding. Can't wait to have another go.
The wake boarding can be booked for private and group lessons for beginners. It is also possible to book 1 to 1 coaching for more advanced riders.