Waterskiing & Wakeboarding – Make Waves

IF YOU DON’T DO IT THIS YEAR, YOU’LL BE ONE YEAR OLDER WHEN YOU DO!

Want to learn to Waterski or Wakeboard? All you need is a friend to take some snaps of your first go and South Lake Watersports Centre will make the rest happen.

While waterskiing and wakeboarding are a great way to improve your fitness, the benefits go far beyond that. These activities tone every single muscle, can relieve stress and bring you in touch with new like-minded people.

Both sports are extreme, adrenaline pumped activities and the team at South Lake are passionate about sharing their love and excitement for these real lifestyle sports. The centre welcomes everyone, from the complete beginner through to top competitors.

CANT TAKE YOUR CALL, I’M ON ANOTHER LINE

South Lake Watersports Centre delivers courses from complete beginner to advanced level. Your first time out on the water is the most daunting and the centre strives to ensure you get the best possible tuition and most enjoyable experience

Using competition ski boats fitted with beginners boom systems, our instructors can take you from the early stages of water-skiing to advanced techniques on the rope.

Our boat is equipped with a training boom on the side to ensure you learn to get up the right way. It also allows you to be close to the instructor, giving you an easy progression curve. The centre also use a deep ‘V’ handle for those learning to get up on the one ski for the first time.

What is the course syllabus?

Skills Taught

Getting out of the water using the boom

Hand signals for communication and safety.

Getting up on the rope

Crossing the wake

Please see the Frequently Asked Questions below for more information.

Is equipment provided?

All equipment is provided (wet-suit, buoyancy aid and any other equipment required water-skis/wake-boards etc). You are also welcome to bring your own equipment. The centre also recommend that you bring swimwear, towels and a warm jacket with you.

Who are these courses for?

The water skiing courses at South Lake Watersports Centre are suitable for 8 years and over.

How much does the course cost?

Two hour water ski course – £26.00

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South Lake Watersports Centre can teach you from beginner to advanced level, using competition ski boats fitted with specialist fly high systems. The centre instructors can take you from the early stages of wakeboarding to advanced techniques. The sheltered lake provides ideal conditions for a fun safe wakeboarding lesson.

On a board, your stance is sideways on instead of the usual face forward. The rope is tied at a higher point to the boat allowing for all sorts of freestyle acrobatics on water. There are numerous health benefits from wakeboarding such as strengthening arm and leg muscles, improved flexibility, reaction times and mental concentration.

What is the course syllabus?

Skills Taught

Basic stance

Starting from the water

Riding in a straight line

Master the basics of how to control and steer a wake-board.

Please see the Frequently Asked Questions below for more information.

Is equipment provided?

All equipment is provided including wet-suit, impact vest, helmet and boards. You are also welcome to bring your own equipment. The centre also recommend that you bring swimwear, towels and a warm jacket with you.

Who are these courses for?

Wake boarding courses at South Lake Watersports Centre are suitable for 8 years and over.

How much does the course cost?

Two hour wake board course – £26.00

Private lessons are the best option to progress quickly as it’s a more intensive session. The one hour session caters for up to 4 people. The instructor will take you to the next level when you are ready. You may be on the long line behind the boat quicker than anticipated but the instructor will ensure you have a thorough understanding how to do it and feel confident and safe.

Sessions can be booked by contacting the centre on 028 3834 2669

What is the cost of a private session?

Prices Standard
Wakeboarding 1 person (30 minutes) £41.00
Waterskiing – 1 person (30 minutes) £41.00

 

Prices Standard
Wakeboarding – 2 people (30 minutes) £51.50
Waterskiing – 2 people (30 minutes) £51.50

 

Prices Standard
Wakeboarding – 3-4 people (1 hour) £77.00
Waterskiing – 3-4 people (1 hour) £77.00
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