Rip Curl Grom Search – the search is over

Rip Curl Grom Search – the search is over

All of the right elements came together for the final UK leg of the Rip Curl Grom Search last weekend, with fun, pumping waves and sunshine – and even some reggae beats to boot. These are the next big things in UK surfing…

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy, Videos and tagged , , , on August 27, 2015


Rip Curl Grom Search | 15-16 August

Rip Curl Grom Search | 15-16 August

Rip Curl’s search to find the ultimate junior surfer is coming to Watergate Bay on 15 and 16 August. Half of International GromSearch winners are on the World Surf Tour… who will be next one?

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on August 5, 2015


Super turnout for RAF military beach fitness #GetFitWGB

Super turnout for RAF military beach fitness #GetFitWGB

A troop of almost 50 people willingly volunteered to be put through their paces this Saturday at RAF St Mawgan’s popular military fitness session on the sand at Watergate Bay. Our own Extreme Academy instructor Josh Coombes, who is training to join the RAF, got stuck in too. Ten hut!

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This entry was posted in Events, Get fit and tagged , , on July 22, 2015


It’s never too late to master your crawl – Swim Clinic #GetfitWGB

It’s never too late to master your crawl – Swim Clinic #GetfitWGB

After reading an article about Swim Clinic in the Telegraph newspaper last year, 78-year-old Helen Dingley decided it was now or never to take the plunge and master the front crawl.

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This entry was posted in Events, Swim Clinic, Swim Club and tagged , , on July 14, 2015


Get fit in 2015: Military Beach Fitness #GetfitWGB

Get fit in 2015: Military Beach Fitness #GetfitWGB

RAF St Mawgan’s popular Military Beach Fitness class returns to Watergate Bay on Saturday 18 July starting at 1030 hours. It’s like ‘drop down and give me twenty’, but far more fun and far less intimidating.

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This entry was posted in Events, Get fit and tagged , on July 7, 2015


UKSRL Surfboats at Watergate Bay | Saturday 11 July

UKSRL Surfboats at Watergate Bay | Saturday 11 July

Described as one of the most visually spectacular sporting disciplines in the world, the UK Surf Rowers League (UKSRL) is stopping at Watergate Bay this weekend on Saturday 11 July at 3pm as part of the six-event Summer Series.

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Five reasons to stay in… June

Five reasons to stay in… June

Other than sunning ourselves on the beach and playing in the warmer waves, you’ll find us at these other fantastic events around Cornwall throughout June. Here’s our pick of the best.

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This entry was posted in Events, Out & about, Polo on the Beach and tagged , , , , , on May 15, 2015


Results: English National Championships 2015

Results: English National Championships 2015

May bank holiday saw the best in British surfing battle it out in some very ‘British’ conditions as part of the UK’s longest running surfing competition.

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged on May 7, 2015


Josh and Dom crowned Legends

Josh and Dom crowned Legends

All hail our very own Josh Coombes from Extreme Academy, as he takes joint title of Legend of the Bay 2015 alongside reigning champ Dom Moore in challenging conditions.

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy, In the bay and tagged , , , , , on April 21, 2015


English National Surfing Champs 2015

English National Surfing Champs 2015

Bring on the waves and the action. The UK’s top surfers will gather at Watergate Bay on the Bank Holiday weekend from Saturday 2 to Monday 4 May to compete for national titles.

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This entry was posted in Events, In the bay and tagged , , on April 8, 2015