Press

Our latest press releases:

  • Legend of the Bay to be crowned at Watergate Bay - Some of the UK’s best wave-riders will descend on Watergate Bay to battle the might of the Atlantic surf in two high-adrenaline sports on 18 and 19 April. The country’s only combined stand up paddle (SUP) and kitesurfing competition will …

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  • GWR Polo on the Beach announces June dates - Watergate Bay Hotel has unveiled details for Great Western Railway (GWR) Polo on the Beach, which returns to Watergate Bay from Friday 26 to Sunday 28 June 2015. As always, it is free to attend. The award-winning event has been …

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  • Watergate Bay announces 2015 events - Watergate Bay’s Extreme Academy has unveiled its action-packed events calendar for 2015. Watergate Bay Hotel and the Extreme Academy will host ten events on the north Cornwall coast, including four national sporting championships and its own flagship event: Polo on the Beach. …

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  • Britain’s best paddle surfers head for Watergate Bay - Britain’s best stand up paddle surfer will be crowned National Champion at Watergate Bay next month. The sixth annual British Stand Up Paddle Association (BSUPA) National Championships will once again be hosted by the Extreme Academy on the weekend of …

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  • Cornwall’s only sandball tournament takes place at Watergate Bay - Cornwall’s only sandball tournament is returning to Watergate Bay in August for its second year. Sandball, which is handball played on the beach, is a free-to-enter event taking place at Watergate Bay on Saturday 2 August 2014. Organised by Newquay Handball …

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  • Record year for Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach - A record number of spectators enjoyed a spectacular display of equine entertainment last weekend (5 and 6 July) at Watergate Bay’s Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach. Now in its eighth year, the award-winning event hosted by Watergate Bay Hotel delivered …

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  • Final plans confirmed for Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach - The final details have been announced for the eighth Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach on the Beach on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 July. Free to attend, Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach is a unique event where surf …

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  • Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach set to be a summer sensation - Watergate Bay has unveiled further details for Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach 2014, with organisers promising plenty of equine excitement. Now in its eighth year, the award-winning event is taking place on Saturday 5 to Sunday 6 July. A …

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  • Electric Beach Festival – 7 & 8 June 2014 - Organisers of the Electric Beach Festival are promising the best year yet with a new two-day format and hip hop legend, Grandmaster Flash. Now in its third year, the festival has been spread over two days with a music and …

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  • Surfing stars compete for national title at Watergate Bay
 - The UK’s best surfers will descend on Watergate Bay next month to compete for the chance to be national champion. Firmly established on the European surfing calendar, The English National Surfing Championships takes places from Saturday 3 to Monday 5 …

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