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Cardiff Bay
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Keep the kids active!

Get your kids into watersports this school holiday with our range of courses suitable for kids over 6 years old. Courses are typically 5 days long and offer a range of activities from learning to surf, canoeing, kayaking, and in some cases a taster of everything - our school holiday courses are always a hit with kids and parents alike!

With no previous experience required, your child can either start at the very beginning, or look to develop their paddle skills futher. Skills are taught through a variety of fun games and exercises to develop technique throughout the course, and necessary time will be spent covering all theory and safety considerations. 

So, sign up your would-be paddlers today and let them have a school holiday to remember! You can even enjoy the fun with them with our Monday-Friday 2 hour Family Paddle Taster and Family Rafting sessions (call us on 029 2082 9970 to check times and dates throughout school holidays)

School Holidays Activities List
Youth Paddle School

An opportunity to combine a range of Canoes and Kayaks on flat water and progress to white water. 

Youth 5 Day Surf School

Our 5 day Youth Surf School is run throughout the school holidays. It's the perfect chance to improve your surfing skills, using both our simulated surf machine and Porthcawl beach. All kit is included, you just need to bring swimwear and a towel. On Monday to Thursday, there's Indoor Body boarding at CIWW, then on Friday the group takes part in a surfing lesson in the sea at Porthcawl. (Transport is not provided to Porthcawl)

Youth Multi Activity Week

A healthy week of half day activities to include:

White Water Rafting, Bell Boating, Sit on Top Kayaking, Canoeing, Raft Building, Team Challenges, White Water Hotdogging, Stand Up Paddle Boarding and Air Trail (all activities subject to weather conditions).

Family Paddle Taster Sessions

Want to try out a new activity? Our 2 hour Taster Sessions are great for parents and kids to learn together, as our flat water pool is a fun and safe environment to understand the basics of Canoeing, Kayaking or Stand Up Paddle Boarding. These are held Monday - Friday throughout the school holidays, you can chose from one 2 hour session in the morning, and 2 hour one in the afternoon, to check availability, book and pay, please call us on 029 2082 9970

Stand Up Paddleboarding Taster (Sunday)

We now offer 2 hour Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) taster sessions for adults on Sunday mornings and afternoons.