Big Tuna’s Watersports Club

Come join our extremely popular (8 – 16 years) Big Tuna’s Watersports Club! It’ll keep you fit, is loads of fun, and you’ll make some awesome new friends!

The clubs emphasis is on fun and fitness, in a friendly environment, all with fully qualified Surfing England & SLSGB instructors.

These extra special lessons are designed with child participation in mind. The lessons provide opportunity to learn about beach safety, sea awareness, surfing techniques. In a safe and enjoyable way! The Big Tuna club always starts with a beach lesson, then the rest of the time is spent in the water. We find this the perfect amount of time to maintain attention before they start getting too tired!

Lessons are held in small groups of no more than 8 students ensuring maximum 1-1 tuition time with an instructor.

We know how hard lockdown has been on all families so we have purposely made our sessions as affordable as possible.

  • Big Tuna clubs are every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday.
  • Tuesday 5pm – 6.30pm.
  • Thursday 5pm – 6.30pm
  • Saturday 1pm – 2.30pm
  • Sunday 10am – 11.30am + 11.30am – 1pm
  • The sessions run for 1.5 hours / £12.50 per person.
  • Saturdays are limited to a maximum of 16 Big Tuna’s.
  • Tuesdays & Sundays are limited to a maximum of 8 Big Tuna’s.

Just send us a quick message on Facebook or call 01723  377565 for more information.

All of our instructors are DBS checked.

Please remember that safety is always our No1 priority and these sessions may be cancelled at short notice if it is to dangerous to go out onto the water.

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FAQ's

We provide complimentary:

Changing rooms,

Secure Lockers,

Toilets,

Wetsuits,

All equipment,

Qualified instructors,

We recommend you bring water, a change of clothes, and swim shorts.

We accept children aged 8 – 16 years. For insurance purposes, we cannot accommodate children under 10 years of age without a parent/carer staying with them.

Children aged over 14 years of age may need to participate in our adult group lessons, which are more suitable for their learning and ability level.

We require our students to have a basic swimming ability. If your child is a non-swimmer or is not confident in the water, then please let the staff know.

Lifejackets are not necessary for any our water based activities. Students are provided with a wetsuit which will keep them buoyant. All our Little Tuna’s lessons are conducted in water which is less than waist deep. Our coaches are qualified beach lifeguards and SLSGB approved.

Children must be accompanied to and from the session.

We do ask that all parents/carers are available at the beginning to help kids into their wetsuits and help them carry their equipment to and from the beach.

You must be available at the end of the session to help your child change out of their wetsuit. Due to child protection laws, staff are unable to help your child with this alone.