Increase your skills to get the windsurfing board planing.
The RYA Adult Intermediate Windsurfing (planing) course takes you to a new windsurfing level. Planing – using your speed to get your board out the water – is the most fun you can have on the water. The course teaches new techniques such as faster tacks, use of the harness and getting in the foot straps. It builds on your skills to get the board planing and improves your blasting skills, foot strap techniques and water starting. A blend of theory and practical. Beach starts and the basic technique of the carve gybing are also taught within this course or as separate clinics, tailored to suit individual’s needs and the environment. You will hone in skills learnt in previous courses and learn new skills in stronger winds. Now’s the time to hook in and hang on! This course should unlock the full potential of your equipment by effectively using the harness and foot straps. Now’s the time to hook in and hang on! Find a centre offering the RYA Adult Intermediate Windsurfing (planing) course here.
Previous Experience Required
RYA Adult Start Windsurfing and RYA Adult Intermediate Windsurfing (non-planing)- should be able to sail on all points of sailing in light winds.
- How to use a harness and foot straps.
- build on skills to get the board planing.
- Increase confidence tacking and gybing.
- Basic technique of the carve gybing
- Use of the harness and foot straps
- Blasting control
Abilities gained after the course
Be able to sail on all points of sailing in more challenging conditions. Use faster tacks, the harness and the foot straps and understand the beginnings of a carve gybe.
RYA certificate in Adult Intermediate Windsurfing ( planing)
RYA Adult Advanced Windsurfing
RYA Intermediate Windsurfing
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