WEYMOUTH WATERSPORTS
& FITNESS CLUB

   





Come and join us in the world’s greatest playground - the ocean. We’re passionate about the sea and want to help you get out on the water and enjoy it.

We offer a range of watersports, including stand up paddleboarding (SUP), kayaking and windsurfing, all in the safety of Portland Harbour, a beautiful stretch of water that’s accessible in most conditions. Our fully qualified and experienced instructors are here to help you try something new, and we offer equipment hire if you want to do your own thing.

Our CrossFit box will help you become fitter, faster and stronger, whether that’s to help you improve at your chosen watersport, or for another personal fitness goal. The classes we run are designed to push you to your limit in a way that’s safe for your body.

We love to meet other people with a passion for the sea, so come down and have a chat. We can recommend the best ways to explore the Jurassic Coast, organise kayak or SUP tours, arrange watersports lessons and help you make the most of this beautiful corner of Dorset.





telephone:   07743 346 468                 email:   info@weymouthwatersports.co.uk  

Stand Up Paddleboarding

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Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) has become incredibly popular in recent years - and we love it. We’ve been offering SUP lessons and tours for many years, making us one of the most experienced SUP centres on the Jurassic Coast.

SUP instruction

We have a great team of ASI-qualified instructors, who are here to help you get out on the water for the first time, or hone your existing SUP skills. We want you to love SUP just as much as we do, so our sessions are designed to help you progress, not just to get the basics (although we’ll make sure you’ve got those too!).

As you progress, we can help you explore other aspects of the sport, including SUP racing, SUP surfing and SUP downwinding - we’ll even introduce you to SUP polo. We’re in one of the UK’s top spots for downwind paddling, so there’s nowhere better to experience the thrill of a downwinder for the first time.

We offer private and group lessons, running regular sessions throughout the week and on weekends. We also run children’s sessions. Check our class timetable to see what’s coming up and the prices for each session.

SUP tours

If you want to discover the Jurassic Coast on a board, our SUP safaris up the Fleet lagoon and around Portland Harbour are perfect. The Fleet is a particularly great place for a paddle, as it’s calm, sheltered and home to a variety of wildlife, including hares, terns and otters, that you can observe from your board.

Around the harbour there are some fascinating sights, including Sandsfoot Castle and a former submarine testing centre.

If you just want to go for a chilled out paddle, you can hire all the equipment you need and explore at your own pace. Take a look at our tour and hire prices.

SUP fitness

Simply being out on a SUP is a great full-body workout, but with a bit of effort you can get some real health and fitness benefits from a session. Alongside our CrossFit box, we offer regular SUP bootcamps where you’ll use your board for exercise. With the gym onsite, if the weather isn’t suitable, there’s always an alternative, and we’ll focus on building strength and honing your technique for paddling, even when we’re not on the water. Take a look at our class timetable to check times and prices.

WeySUP

Our passion for SUP extends beyond offering lessons and tours. We’ve established WeySUP - a SUP club that organises regular paddles and social events to help you meet other water lovers and enjoy the sport.

You can join club paddles or use the group to find company on SUP tours you’re planning yourself. Join our group on Facebook to find out what’s going on.






telephone:   07743 346 468                 email:   info@weymouthwatersports.co.uk  

Kayak



Ever wanted to discover the Jurassic Coast from the water? A leisurely kayak tour is the best way to go - paddle at your own pace, enjoy the tranquility of your surroundings and admire the stunning Dorset scenery.

We have BCU-qualified instructors and guides who are on hand to help whether you’re getting used to a kayak for the first time or want a knowledgeable local guide to help you navigate the waters around the Fleet, Portland and its harbour.

We hire out our kayaks and also run kayak safaris to show you some of our beautiful local coastline, all part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site that is the Jurassic Coast. Chesil Beach and the Fleet lagoon - a narrow channel of water that runs between the pebble beach and the mainland - is a unique geological feature home to varied wildlife, and one that’s best explored from the water.

Motorised craft are discouraged from entering this peaceful strip of water, making a kayak the ideal way to travel if you want to see the nesting terns, colony of hares or other stunning wildlife at close quarters.

Check our price list to see all the options or come and chat to us if you’d like to know more about joining one of our kayak safaris.



telephone:   07743 346 468                 email:   info@weymouthwatersports.co.uk  

Windsurf



Portland Harbour is one of the best places in the country for windsurfing, with the relatively shallow water close to shore perfect for beginners, while the deeper water further out is a great place for improvers to hone their skills and practice their tricks.

And as the venue for the 2012 Olympic windsurfing events, our waters truly are world-class for windsurfing.

If you want to try the sport for the first time, we offer private tuition with experienced instructors, ensuring you’re safe and comfortable while learning to harness the power of the wind.

If you’re a confident windsurfer, you can hire a full rig from us and enjoy the feeling of gliding across the water, with Portland on one side, Weymouth on the other and Chesil Beach running alongside you.

Take a look at our price list to find out more about hiring a windsurfing rig or booking lessons.



telephone:   07743 346 468                 email:   info@weymouthwatersports.co.uk  

Prices & Timetable

 

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SUP PRICES

  • Hire (per hour, per board) £12
  • Private tuition from £25 per hour, per person (discounts available for groups of 6 and up)
  • One-on-one tuition £35 per hour
  • Group lessons (adult - one hour) £12
  • Kids’ Club (children 11 and under - one hour) £5
  • SUP Fitness(one hour) £5
  • SUP tours (half day) £40 per person

Kayak

  • Hire (per hour, per person) £10
  • Kayak tours (half day) £40 per person

Windsurfing

  • Hire (per hour, full rig) £15
  • Private tuition (per hour, per person) £25

Please note that there is a small additional charge for hiring wetsuits for our sessions. This applies to all lessons and tours (including Kids’ SUP Club). It is £3 per session for an adult to hire a wetsuit, and £2 per session for a child to hire a wetsuit.



Permits

  • Day or week-long permits for watersports in Portland Harbour £3.40 (day)/£7.70 (week)*

  • *Please note, these are only required for private individuals with their own equipment. If you are hiring or taking lessons through us, you will not need to pay for a permit.

Car parking

Please note that we do not operate the car park. Please make sure you park in the main Ferrybridge car park (not the separate area for Billy Winters customers) and buy a ticket from the pay and display machine.

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telephone:   07743 346 468                 email:   info@weymouthwatersports.co.uk  

About Us







We’re a friendly bunch of water and fitness lovers - and we’re always happy to meet anyone else who shares our passions, or who just wants to know more about getting active on the beautiful Jurassic Coast.

Weymouth Watersports & Fitness Club was founded by Richard Fabbri. All he had initially was a truck, some SUPs and a vision to introduce stand-up paddleboarding to Weymouth and Portland. From these humble beginnings he’s developed a thriving centre and community of likeminded people who want to keep fit, get out on the water and just enjoy life.

He’s gradually added to his team of coaches and while we all specialise in different areas - from SUP and windsurfing to kayaking and personal training - we all have one thing in common: a love of the sea, being active and introducing people to new sports.

Come and talk to us if you’d like to know more about what we offer, or have any questions about our activities. If you can’t find what you’re looking for on our site, give us a call or pop in and if we can’t help you then chances are that we’ll know someone who can!

We look forward to meeting you and getting out on the water soon.

The Weymouth Watersports & Fitness Club Team




telephone:   07743 346 468                 email:   info@weymouthwatersports.co.uk  

Contacts





    MAIN: 01305 776 565
    MOBILE: 07743 346 468

info@weymouthwatersports.co.uk

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Weymouth Watersports & Fitness Club is licensed by the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA). An AALA license shows that we follow good safety management practices and provide a safe environment for young people to experience exciting and stimulating outdoor activities.



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