What to do in Cornwall in the summer

What to do in Cornwall in the summer

Hold fire with that bucket and spade. We love the beach as much as everyone else, but there’s heaps going on at Watergate Bay and beyond in Cornwall during the summer. Here’s some of our favourite to-dos.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged on June 22, 2017


Surfaced Pro surf competition

Surfaced Pro surf competition

We were asked to host a new event promoting gender equality in surfing – the first UK surf event to award equal prize money of £2,000 to both men and women riders. We said yes.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on June 4, 2017


British Tattoo Art Exhibition

British Tattoo Art Exhibition

One of the things that makes Cornwall so special is it’s rich history. Nowhere breaths life into the past as well as the National Maritime Museum. Find out about one of the key exhibitions for 2017.

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This entry was posted in What's on and tagged , , , , on April 6, 2017


Legend of the Bay 2017

Legend of the Bay 2017

Back for a third year on 1&2 April 2017, Legend brings together the UK’s best stand-up paddle boarders (SUP) and kitesurfers. Take a look at the results and highlights.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , , on April 3, 2017


Things to do in Cornwall in May and June

Things to do in Cornwall in May and June

Food, surfing, gardens and more – we think we’ve covered all bases in our guide of things to do in Cornwall this May and June.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, What's on and tagged , , , , on January 4, 2017


What to do in Cornwall in autumn

What to do in Cornwall in autumn

Calling food lovers, culture vultures and sporty types – autumn in Cornwall is for you. Here’s our guide to what to do in Cornwall in the autumn.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, What's on and tagged , , on January 2, 2017


Best things to do in Cornwall for teenagers

Best things to do in Cornwall for teenagers

It’s no mean feat keeping teenagers happy on holiday in Cornwall, but we think we’ve nailed it. Read our guide and think selfies, surfing and segways.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, Top 10, What's on and tagged , on January 1, 2017


BSUPA National Surf SUP Championships

BSUPA National Surf SUP Championships

Hosted by Extreme Academy, plans for this year’s British Stand Up Paddleboard Association (BSUPA) National Surf Championships are well under way – once again being held at Watergate Bay over the weekend of 1-2 October 2016.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on September 19, 2016


Thundercat Championships – 19 & 20 November

Thundercat Championships – 19 & 20 November

Expect high drama, big airs and even people overboard as the ‘world’s toughest watersport’ – ThunderCat Racing – returns to Watergate Bay from 24-25 May 2016.

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A line between the tides

A line between the tides

Keep your eyes peeled out to sea on Thursday 11 August – Matt Button is mid-way through a 300-mile stand-up paddle challenge along the length of the Cornish coast, all in the name of solace and marine conservation awareness.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, What's on and tagged , on August 10, 2016