BSUPA National SUP Surf Championships – the results

BSUPA National SUP Surf Championships – the results

The Extreme Academy played host to the BSUPA National SUP Surf Championships last weekend. And with a tail-end hurricane hitting the shore, it was a real battle.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on October 16, 2015


Winter berry Martini, from The Beach Hut

Winter berry Martini, from The Beach Hut

Look to The Beach Hut’s comforting (yet refreshing) Martini cocktail to keep you cosy through the cold months.

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What’s happening in Cornwall this October half term?

What’s happening in Cornwall this October half term?

Whether you’re staying at Watergate Bay Hotel or looking to explore our beautiful county, here’s where you’ll find us during October half term.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , on October 15, 2015


What to pack for winter at Watergate Bay

What to pack for winter at Watergate Bay

Come prepared and make the most of Watergate Bay with our what to pack for winter list, as curated by our team.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, What's on and tagged , , on October 10, 2015


Top ten dog friendly beaches in Cornwall

Top ten dog friendly beaches in Cornwall

We’re super happy to be one of Cornwall’s year-round dog-friendly beaches. So, if like us you love exploring the depth and breadth of Cornwall with your dog in tow, here’s a little inspiration.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall and tagged , , , on October 8, 2015


How to find the right wetsuit

How to find the right wetsuit

Our team at the Extreme Acadmey and the lovely folks at Shop on the Beach, both located on the beach slipway, tell us everything you need to know about finding the right wetsuit – and these watermen and women should know.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , on October 1, 2015


BSUPA National Surf Championships 10-11 October 2015

BSUPA National Surf Championships  10-11 October 2015

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 10-11 October 2015.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on September 29, 2015


Reasons to visit Cornwall in November

Reasons to visit Cornwall in November

From the St Petersburg Classic Ballet and torch light processions, to Cornish food festivals and a Fish Pie Supper night right here at Watergate Bay; things are getting festive in Cornwall this November.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , , on September 28, 2015


The King’s Troop visit Watergate Bay

The King’s Troop visit Watergate Bay

This morning we enjoyed a surprise visit from The King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery gunners who came to exercise their horses. Stabled at RAF St Mawgan the horses have come from their usual home at Woolwich, London to concentrate on some specific horse and rider training.

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This entry was posted in Arts and creative, What's on and tagged , on September 10, 2015


Fried squid with Asian pesto

Fried squid with Asian pesto

Squid doesn’t only mean calamari. Executive chef Neil Haydock gives this versatile and sustainable ingredient an Asian makeover.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Neil Haydock, Recipes, Zacry's and tagged , , , on September 8, 2015