Thundercats roar into Watergate Bay!

Last weekend saw the Thundercats zoom around Watergate Bay at top speeds, wowing the gathered crowd. The event was so successful, the Thundercats will be returning on the weekend of September 15th/16th, so if you missed it this time, make sure you catch it then! To read the full report on This is Cornwall, click […]

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , , on May 22, 2012

Thundercat Racing comes to the Bay!

This is one event you don’t want to miss! This weekend (19th/20th May) the Thundercats will be making their debut racing at Watergate Bay. Watch on the beach or enjoy an Extreme hot chocolate in the Beach Hut while you watch in the warm! For more details visit their website here »

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on May 18, 2012

English National Surfing Championships POSTPONED

The English National Surfing Championships have been postponed this weekend (5th/6th) due to a lack of surf! We’re hoping the conditions next weekend (12th/13th May) will be much better! Sorry folks.

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on May 4, 2012

‘Obby ‘Oss!

May Day (or ‘Obby ‘Oss Day as it is known) is the biggest day in Padstow’s calendar. It is not unusual to see 30,000 people crammed into this little town on the day when Padstonians from all over the world return to their roots. The origins of the Obby Oss are numerous. Some say the […]

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This entry was posted in Events, Out & about and tagged , , on May 1, 2012

English Open Surfing Championships

This weekend (5,6,7th May) the English Open Surfing Championships come to Watergate Bay. Sponsored by the Extreme Academy, the event will see the country’s best surfers battle it out for the English Surfing title in several different categories. For the juniors, the championships will be held over three contests, and will serve as a qualifying […]

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on April 30, 2012

BKSA Nationals Round Up!

Last weekend saw the British Kite Surfing Assocation Nationals come to Watergate Bay! With perfect conditions and the country’s best kitesurfers, it could only be a brilliant event and lots of you turned out to watch! For a full round up from the BKSA click here » To see all the event photos click here »

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on April 24, 2012

BKSA Nationals come to Watergate Bay

Don’t miss the British Kite Surfing Association Nationals this weekend at Watergate Bay. Imagine 30 plus kitesurfers all racing along the waves in what are set to be perfect conditions. Grab an ‘Extreme’ hot chocolate from The Beach Hut and watch some of the best kitesurfers in the country! For more details click here »

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on April 19, 2012

Exeter Food Festival

Tomorrow will see executive chef Neil Haydock demo at Exeter Food Festival. You can catch him in the chef’s theatre at 2:30pm cooking Monkfish cheek Provencale.

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This entry was posted in Events and tagged , , on April 12, 2012

Easter Beach Clean 2012

Thank you to everybody who took part in our Easter Beach Clean today! In the spirit of cleaning marine litter, here’s a little video with a side helping of cute! (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

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This entry was posted in Events, In the bay, Videos and tagged , , on April 10, 2012

Earth Hour 2012 is a huge success!

On Saturday 31st March, we took part in Earth Hour 2012 – a WWF initiative to unite people to save the planet. Here’s what our guys on Reception had to say about the evening… It seemed to be a great success and guests were all really happy to participate. We had some wonderful feedback, mainly […]

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This entry was posted in Events and tagged , , on April 4, 2012