Meet the Timpsons

Meet the Timpsons

Extreme Academy’s team surfer, Harry Timson, and his family recently featured in surfer’s bible Wavelength magazine. We take a sneak peak.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , , , , on November 26, 2014


English National Surfing Championships 2014

English National Surfing Championships 2014

Last weekend, 3-5 May, the UK’s best surfers descended on Watergate Bay to compete for the title of English National Surfing Champion 2014. All the waves. All the Action. All the winners.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, In the bay and tagged , , , , on May 13, 2014


English National Surfing Champs 14′

English National Surfing Champs 14′

The UK’s best surfers will descend on Watergate Bay next month, May 3-5, to compete for the chance to be the next English National Surfing Champion.

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This entry was posted in Events, In the bay and tagged , , on April 27, 2014


Mark ‘Egor’ Harris

Mark ‘Egor’ Harris

Mark Harris, a.k.a Egor was born and raised in Newquay. With the beaches as his backyard he was destined to become a true surfing gent.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , , on February 4, 2014


Harry Timson

Harry Timson

Watergate Bay has been Harry Timson’s local surf break for as long as he has been surfing. We caught up with Harry to see what he’s been up to and where he’s been…

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , , on January 26, 2014


11 gnarly surfing facts

11 gnarly surfing facts

Can you guess the most amount of people to ever surf on the same surf board?

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , , on September 28, 2013


Surfing in Autumn

Surfing in Autumn

Autumn is a great time of year to get into the ocean and learn to surf; forget about the cold, the sea is actually pretty warm throughout the autumn months.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , , on September 26, 2013


English National Champions come to Watergate Bay

English National Champions come to Watergate Bay

Tomorrow sees the 41st English National Surfing Championships return to Watergate Bay hosted by Extreme Academy and sponsored by P20. The event attracts the best surfers from across the country to compete for the English title in 14 categories. Past winner Oli Adams (2008) and defending ladies champion, Hannah Harding, will be battling for the […]

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , , , on May 3, 2013


Mark ‘Egor’ Harris: English National Surfing Championships

Mark ‘Egor’ Harris: English National Surfing Championships

A highlight of the UK surfing calendar will return to Watergate Bay on 4th-6th May when the 41st English National Surfing Championships takes place. Hosted by the Extreme Academy and sponsored by sun protection brand P20, the competition will attract the best surfers from across the country to compete for the English title in 14 […]

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , , , , , on April 26, 2013


Top ten tips for a beginner surfer

Top ten tips for a beginner surfer

  Watergate Bay is on the north coast of Cornwall, the perfect place to catch some waves and learn to surf. With waves currently rolling in between 3-5ft tall it’s time to book in a lesson at Extreme Academy and take to the Atlantic. But before you plunge into the ocean take a look at […]

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , on April 12, 2013