Destinations

Mui Ne, Vietnam

FEBRUARY2018
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El Tur, Egypt

AUGUST2017
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Porto Pollo, Sardinia, Italy

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Sidi Kaouki, Morocco

MAY2018
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Vassiliki, Greece

SUMMER2018
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Karpathos, Greece

SUMMER2018
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Jericoacoara, Icaraizinho, Brazil

NOV/DEC2017
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Fuerteventura, Canary Islands

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WHERE NEXT? AUTUMN IS WINDY IN EGYPT.

WHERE NEXT? AUTUMN IS WINDY IN EGYPT.

Join us on our next windsurfing camp in our windsurfing laboratory - El Tur in Egypt. It's warm, sunny, windy and flat. We'll organize windsurf courses for all levels of windsurfers, so no matter your skills - if you're up for an unforgettable windsurfing experience, it's waiting for you just a CLICK away. Dates: 25.10. - 5.11. Register now.

FOR THE END OF THE YEAR: JOIN US IN BRAZIL.

FOR THE END OF THE YEAR: JOIN US IN BRAZIL.

Two weeks of unforgettable windsurfing vacation, a perfect combination of a windsurf course and free sailing on two most windy and famous windsurfing spots ensures an unforgettable windsurf experience.  Join us in Icaraizinho and Jericoacoara. Dates: 23.11. - 7.12. More info and registrations HERE

WANNA GO WINDSURFING? WE'RE WAITING FOR YOU.

WANNA GO WINDSURFING? WE'RE WAITING FOR YOU.

You have 2 more chances to join us in our impeccable season 2017. Join us on a perfect flat water experience in  EL TUR / EGYPT or treat yourself with an unforgettable windsurfing experience in two spots in BRAZIL. For more information, you can always call (00386 40 566 551) or drop us a line on info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com.

Dates 2017

A regular year has 366 days.
Our windsurf year has at least 133 extraordinary days.
January
February
2.2. - 6.2.
10.2. - 20.2.
17.2. - 2.3.
Mui Ne, Vietnam
Join us
March
25.3. - 1.4.
El Tur, Egypt
Done
April
17.4. - 23.4.
27.4. - 4.5.
Porto Pollo, Sardinia, Italy
Done
May
13.5. - 20.5.
20.5. - 27.5.
Sidi Kaouki, Morocco
Done
June
18.6. - 25.6.
25.6. - 2.7.
Vassiliki, Greece
Done
July
2.7. - 9.7.
9.7. - 16.7.
Vassiliki, Greece
Done
21.7. - 28.7.
28.7. - 4.8.
Karpathos, Greece
Done
August
16.8. - 27.8.
19.8. - 26.8.
El Tur, Egypt
Done
September
8.9. - 15.9.
Karpathos, Greece
Done
October
25.10. - 5.11.
El Tur, Egypt
Join us
November
23.11. - 7.12.
Jericoacoara, Icaraizinho, Brazil
Join us
December

Mui Ne, Vietnam

El Tur, Egypt

Porto Pollo, Sardinia, Italy

Sidi Kaouki, Morocco

Vassiliki, Greece

Karpathos, Greece

Jericoacoara, Icaraizinho, Brazil

Fuerteventura, Canary Islands

Mui Ne, Vietnam

Mui Ne is a fishing town on the southeast coast of Vietnam, about 200 km from the Ho Chi Minh airport. It's believed to be the windiest town in Vietnam and is therefore famous for kitesurfing and windsurfing. Wind statistic is the best from December until March. Morning wind is a bit lighter, suitable for beginners and slalom sailing while in the afternoon wind kicks in stronger, forming small chop on the water. Best way to fly is to Ho Chi Minh Airport. Whenever the flights are from your nearby airports - let us know and we'll find an option for you. 

Our next camp in Mui Ne will be organized in 2018. Dates: 17th February - 2nd March. Registrations are already OPEN.

Best way to fly is to Ho Chi Minh Airport. Whenever the flights are from your nearby airports - let us know and we'll find an option for you. 
There will be 6 days of tuition, distributed in the whole period. Windsurf equipment is rented for all period. 

We will organize BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED and FREESTYLE/WAVE windsurf courses.
If you wanna know more or if you wanna join us, don't hesitate to write on info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com.

Windsurf center:

Our windsurfing camp will be hosted in the Surf4you windsurfing station, the center with the best positon on Mui Ne beach. Wind kicks up to the beach line, where the water is flat, perfect for easy entrance in to the see. Station is well equipped with up to date JP boards and Neil Pryde and S4U sails of all sizes. SUP boards are also available. If you come with your own equipment, that is fine with us. If you want us to help you arrange the rental, drop us a line on info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com and let us know what are your needs regarding the windsurf equipment.

Accommodation:

If you want, we can help you with your accommodation as well. Accommodation will be aranged in S4U windsurf residence. The rooms come equipped with private bathrooms, fully-equipped kitchettes, cable TV. A/C, Wi FI, king sized beds, safety deposit boxes, beach towels, bathrobes, slippers and private sea view balconies.

Communal facilities include the windsurfing centre, swimming pool, bar/restaurant, beachside sunbathing terrace and responsible staff, everything to provide you with a comfortable stay. If you want us to take care of it for you, just drop us a line on info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com

Food:

If wanted, breakfasts will be served in S4U residence. For dinner you can choose between several good restaurants in walking distance. There are also many fruit markets around to fill the energy gap between the sessions. 

What's going on?:

Mui ne city center is just 5 km away. You can reach everything by foot or rent a motorbike for 5$ per day to reach other destionations as sand dunes, open market, fishing resorts or wave beach. There is plenty of good and affordable restaurants in Mui Ne, making the whole experience a perfect combination of enjoying both - the culture and the wind. 

PRICE INCLUDES: 

  • Windsurf course with video analysis (6 days)
  • organization of your trip
  • local transfer in Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh - Mui Ne - Ho Chi Minh). Please note, there might be a surcharge depending on the time of your flight and number of people that might share the ride with you
  • accommodation with breakfast in double room in Surf4you
  • windsurf equipment rental with insurance
  • your personal windsurf video 
  • Quiksilver windsurf school T-shirt. 

OPTIONAL SURCHARGES:

  • 230 EUR if accommodated in single room
  • 33 USD visa

DISCOUNTS:

  • 50 EUR if you are our regular client

El Tur, Egypt

El Tur is a popular windsurfing destination on the Red sea that offers various conditions for all levels of windsurfers – from the safe flat water bay, suitable for all levels of windsurfing courses to modest waves outside the bay. Depending on the time of the year we windsurf in board shorts (summer and early autumn), neoprene suits are used in winter months. The happening is focused on the beach, around the only hotel and windsurf center. The city of El Tur is pure and authentic in many ways, creating a field to explore for all those windsurfing lovers, that simply enjoy the sport and don't miss any night life. ;) 

You can apply to BEGINNERINTERMEDIATEADVANCED and FREESTYLE course. 
Do you have a question? info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com

You can reserve your spot on an unforgettable windsurfing experience HERE. The only thing you need is a flight ticket, we'll take care of the rest. If you are not familiar with searching for the best flight, just send us the airports closest to your home and we'll find the best option for you. 

Windsurf center:

Windsurf center Ibi&Friends is mostly equipped with Hot Sails Maui and North Sails sails, mostly on RDM masts of Slovenian mast producer Caas. You can choose from Fanatic and Tabou boards. Windsurf center is set only 5 meters away from water, making it an easy job for you to carry your windsurf equipment. As most of the windsurfing centers in Egypt, this one as well offers a cosy chill out corner, where you are more than welcome to make yourself a cup of coffee or tea or where you can watch a windsurfing movie while waitihg for your hands to relax a bit before your next session. Internet connection (WiFi) is available. 

Accommodation:

We are accommodated in Moses Bay hotel, that is situated just next to the sea. Majority of the rooms was recently renewed in a simple but cute and colorful windsurfing style. The rooms are simple, featuring an aircondition, TV (some) and a small fridge. All of the rooms have a balcont/terrace with a sea view. If you are addicted to beach life, you can go for a bungalow - small wooden cottages that are built directly on the sandy beach. Bungalows are equipped with a ceiling fan and small fridge. Bungalows have joint toilets and showers and were built as a budget option of your staying. Breakfast and dinner is self service and organized in the dining room which is in the main building, just next to the reception.

Food:

Accommodation comes with a half board with a self service buffet filled up with a variety of dishes. Food is good, always offered with a combination of fish and meat and there is always plenty of vegetables available, so - vegetarians are more than welcome. Just next to the windsurfing center there is a Beach bar, where you can grab a snack (pizza or sandwich) in the afternoon. In the evenings we use Beach bar for video analysis and parties ;)

What's going on?:

We start our mornings in El Turu with some yoga or morning streching, we continue it with windsuf courses and end in the evening with the video analysis. In cas of no wind, we go for a SUP or snorkeling trips, or we take a hike on the closest mountain to enjoy a perfect sunset. Party? El Tur is notorious for its local “beach parties”: ).

We will organize BEGGINER, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED & FREESTYLE courses.

The package excludes the flght, but we can help you organize that as well. Just send us the airports closest to your home and we'll find the best flight for you. 

 

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • professional windsurf course with video analysis
  • your personal windsurf video 
  • local transfer (from / to airport)
  • accommodation with HB in a double room
  • windsurf kit rental 
  • Quiksilver windsurf school T-shirt  
  • team of experienced windsurfers that will take care of your unforgettable windsurfing experience. 

POSSIBLE SURCHARGE:

  • single room: 8 EUR / day
  • windsurf kit insurance: 35 EUR / 10 days

Porto Pollo, Sardinia, Italy

Porto Pollo is located in the north of Sardinia, between Palau and Santa Teresa Gallura. Thanks to the sandy beaches, turquoise sea and the view of the magnificent rocks, Porto Pollo is considered to be one of the most beautiful windsurfing spots in the world.

For any additional information about our next camp, we're available at info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com or +386 40 566 551.

Windsurf center:

The windsurf center Procenter Michiel Bouwmeester is fully equipped with brand new RRD boards and Neil Pryde sails. Kids equipment (sails from 0,8 m2 on), SUP boards and kayaks available as well. Wetsuit and harness rental is included in the price. The wind comes across the narrow road that connects the mainland with the peninsula Isola del Gabiani, creating the flat water area in front of the windsurfing center – ideal for first steps into windsurfing or for advanced freestyle maneuvers.

Accommodation:

Porto Pollo offers various accommodation types - from hotels to apartments, the area is camper friendly as well. We’ll organize your accommodation in a lovely apartment village Windsurf village, which is situated only 200 m from the windsurfing center and offers apartments that can take 2 – 6 persons.

Food:

All apartments have a fully equipped kitchen or kitchenette, so you’ll be your own Chef’s. For those, that don’t fancy cooking so much, there is a nice restaurant on the beach as well. As Sardinia is famous for it’s culinary offer, we believe you’ll simply love to explore the taste of it, wandering through the tiny nice villages near Porto Pollo.

Sidi Kaouki, Morocco

Sidi Kaouki is an authentic Moroccan dream wave spot for wave lovers that welcomes enthusiastic windsurfers, kiters, surfers and SUP experts. The waves can get up to 3 m high and break on a safe, long sandy beach. We work in a smaller group (max 20 PAX), consistent water starting is a condition. The specialty of the camp: windsurf safari. If the conditions in Sidi Kaouki are not optimal, we take a trailer filled up with windsurfing gear and we go off - exploring other windsurf spots that we find nearby (Essaouira, Taginza, Moulay). 

You can apply to  WAVE windsurf course or go for LOOP CAMPOur next camp in Vassiliki will be organized in 2018. If you wanna know more or you wanna join us, don't hesitate to write on info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com.


 

Windsurf center:

Windsurf center Sidi Kaouki is probably one of the most impressive windsurf centers in the world. It is equipped with Hot Sails Maui sails and Witchcraft & Starboard boards. Some SUP and surf boards are available as well. In the basement of the windsurf center there is a big changing room and some lockers, in upper floors a restaurant and a terrace that offers a warm and cosy shelter for watching the sunset after a perfect session. Windsurf center in Sidi Kaoukiju has as well a mobile unit – if the wind is stronger and the waves better on some other spot (Essaouira, Moulay, Taginza), we pack the boards and sails on a special trailer and we take a ride to the perfect conditions. We often combine our  Wave experience in Sidi Kaouki with a LOOP camp.

Accommodation:

Our accomodation in Sidi Kaouki are cute new apartments for 2-3 persons, equipped in a colorful morrocan style. All apartments have a kitchen and a bathroom and are just a few minutes walk away from the windsurfing center.

Food:

Breakfast is organized in the restaurant of the windsurfing center, with a beautifull view of the ocean. Dinners are not included in the price of the package. We can go for a meal together - we can dine in one of the authentic restaurants behind the walls of Essaouira or we can go for a typical Moroccan style: typical moroccan food as tajin, served on the beach with your feet in the sand next to the light of the roaring fire.

What's going on?:

We start our mornings in Sidi Kaouki with a morning stretching, followed by windsurfing lessons. Depending on the conditions (wind, waves) we pick the right toy – surf, SUP, SUP with windsurf sail, windsurf. After a perfect session and a nice meal it is time for an evening video analysis. If we're too tired, we simply postpone it to the next morning. Party? There is more perfect waves and great sunsets in Sidi Kaouki than crazy parties, but till now ... nobody complained about that ;).

The package excludes the flight, but we can help you organize that as well. Just send us the airports closest to your home and we'll find the best flight for you.

 

 

Vassiliki, Greece

Vassiliki has become one of the worlds windsurf attractions thanks to the local wind phenomena. A village that is at the same time a renowned windsurfing spot still managed to keep it's charm with tiny tavernas, bars and restaurants next to the long harbour beach. Wind conditions (weaker wind in the morning and stronger in the afternoon) create perfect conditions for windsurfing courses for all levels of windsurfers. We find our windsurf camp in Vassiliki especially suitable for families since this is the only place where we organize special windsurf courses for kids and a daycare for kids in the time when parents are taking a lesson. You can reach Vassiliki by plane or you can travel by car/in combination with a ferry from Italy. If you need any help with organizing your trip we are more than happy to set you up with a perfect travel.

Our next camp in Vassiliki will be organized in 2018. If you wanna know more or you wanna join us, don't hesitate to write on info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com.

Windsurf center:

Club Vass is probably one of the best organized windsurf centers in the world. It is a perfect combination of a great location, top windsurfing equipment (with a lot of equipment for kids), professional service and very kind team. They make your vacation perfect with the offer of MOUNTAIN bike and SUP rental. As a part of the windsurf center you can find a smaller restaurant that will take care of you afternoon hunger. We close most of the days with a "happy hour" on the lawn of their beach bar. Club Vass is equipped with Fanatic, Starboard and RRD boards and Severne sails. They use CAAS RDM masts in all sails.

In July, windsurf kit rental (except kids and beginners) is organized in the windsurfing center Human Sports. The center is situated just next door to Club Vass and is well equipped with Fanatic boards and North Sails sails. 

Accommodation:

In Vassiliki you can find wide variety of accommodation - from smaller hotels, appartments or you can go camping. As well you can reach the location by plane (flight to Preveza) or car and ferry what makes Vassiliki a perfect destination for all types of travellers. Let us know if you need any help with organization of the accommodation, drop us a line (info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com) about what you prefer and we'll try to find a perfect stay for you. 

Food:

There is plenty of local tavernas and small restaurants in the Vassiliki bay, where you can grab yourself a good local Gyros pita, or you can choose from many other meat/fish specialities. 

 

What's going on?:

We start our mornings in Vassiliki with the video analysis from the previous day. We use light wind that starts arround noon for kids and beginners lessons while we run all other courses in the afternoon when the wind gets stronger. Our windsurf camp in Vassiliki is especially suitable for families - we have special courses for kids (5YRS on) and youngsters and we offer professional daycare for the youngest ones while parents can enjoy their lesson. Sometimes we use bright mornings or days with less wind for SUP trips or we let us enjoy ourselves in amazing colors of some of the most beautiful beaches of the world. Party animals will love Vassiliki as well - Club Vass is notorious for its theme parties that later in the night move to the bars of Vassiliki. 

 

We will organize BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED and FREESTYLE courses and as well windsurf courses for KIDS & YOUNG GUNS.
The package excludes the flight, but we can help you organize that as well. Just send us the airports closest to your home and we'll find the best flight for you. 

Karpathos, Greece

Karpathos is a smaller Greek island that got famous thanks to its beauty, strong winds and variety of windsurfing conditions, that make windsurfers of all levels happy. Each bay offers different conditions and wind strength, making it possible to organize all levels of windsurfing courses. You can reach Karpathos with a plane or with a ferry (coming in from Italy). If you need help with organizing your trip, we are happy to help you out and find a perfect option for you. 

Our next camp in Karpathos will be organized in 2018. If you wanna know more or you wanna join us, don't hesitate to write on info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com.

Windsurf center:

We are runing our windsurf lessons in windsurf center Chriss Schill. Based on your windsurfing skills your lessons are organized in two different bays/centers. First Pro Center Chriss Schill is located in the windiest bay, knowned as Devil’s bay that will excite mostly more experienced windsurfers. Beginners and less skilled windsurfers will enjoy their lessons in a flat water bay with a bit weaker wind – Chicken bay, where the second Pro Center Chriss Schill is located. Both centers are equipped with Fanatic and Tabou boards and NorthSails sails.

Accommodation:

We are accomodated in simple Greek apartments Barbarossa  (2** accomodation on Afiartis region) that are in a walking distance from both windsurfing spots.

Food:

Our host at the Barbarossa apartments, lady Fedra takes care of a simple but delicious breakfast. All apartments have an equipped kitchen that allows you to cook your own meals, or you can always choose to walk among local tavernas for a Gyros pita, traditional Greek salad or a proper BBQ. 

What's going on?:

We start our mornings on Karpathos with some stretching and we continue with windsurfing courses. We spend our evenings with video analysis. Some rare non-windy days we use for a SUP trip or a sightseeing trip arround the beauties of the island. For that purpose we would suggest you to rent a car or a schooter. Party? There is always something going on if you take a walk pass all the windsurfing centers.

We will organize BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED & FREESTYLE courses + windsurf courses for KIDS & YOUNG GUNS.

The package excludes the flight, but we can help you organize that as well. Just send us the airports closest to your home and we'll find the best flight for you. 

Jericoacoara, Icaraizinho, Brazil

Jericoacoara (Jeri) and Icaraizihno (Icarai) are small Brazilian fisherman villages, built inside the national park. Endless beaches and amazing sunsets convince many to stay there longer than planned. Windsurfers are drawn there by constant wind, warm water and the combination of flatwater and modest waves. There is no room for stress and worries in Jeri and Icaraizinho and that is the reason that we chose this destination to end our 10th season.

14-day windsurf camp is organized by the dates 23. November - 7. December 2017.
Best way to fly is to Fortaleza. Whenever the flights are from your nearby airports - let us know and we'll find an option for you. 

Windsurf courses will be held on both spots with lessons on every second day. Windsurf equipment is rented for all period. 

We will organize BEGINNERINTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED and FREESTYLE/WAVE windsurf courses.
If you wanna know more, don't hesitate to write on info@quiksilverwindsurfschool.com.

Windsurf center:

Club Ventos is renown among many windsurfers as a unique windsurf center in the world. In both - Jerioacoara and Icaraizinho Club Ventos holds the best location on the beach. The well-equipped station offers JP  and Starboard boards and Neil Pryde sails. All the boards are PRO edition. SUP boards and kite equipment available as well. 

Jericoacoara: Windsurf spot is divided into three parts: “The Point” is the area just in front of the windsurf center. Steep waves on the point, perfect for jumps and first wave riding slowly transform in flat water conditions in the bay; “Sunset Dune” is a large freeride area under the dune, from which we can watch amazing sunsets in the evening; “Maldaha” is a bit more advanced spot, ideal for higher jumps and suitable for better windsurfers. 

Icaraizinho: A windsurf spot, a bit similar to Jeri but with calmer and perfect freestyle conditions on the low tide - the water is hips to shoulders high and the spot safe and nice.  High tide forms smaller waves suitable for the first wave-riding experience. Closer to the point is a bit more advanced wave spot, suitable for more experienced windsurfers. 

Accommodation:

Our first location is Pousada Les Alizes in Icaraizinho. Located at the seaside will take care for the most relaxed time of your life. A restaurant and a beach bar are a part of the pousada. Jericoacoara will host us in pousada Ibiscussimilar as in Icaraizinho situated just a few 10m away from the sea. All rooms are equipped with an air-condition, exotic breakfast will take care of a perfect start of the day. 

Food:

Both Jericoacoara and Icaraizinho are famous for their offer of amazing restaurants and cosy coffee shops. Whatever your heart desires, the local restaurants will provide. You can choose it all - from pizza to pasta, fresh sea food and local specialities and fresh exotic fruits ..., all available for affordable prices. 

Fuerteventura, Canary Islands

Fuerteventura is the second largest of the Canary Islands. The north shore of the island is renowned for its waves and is for the same reason very popular among surfers as well. The southern part of the island, where you can find Sotavento (our spot) is famous for its long sandy beaches and strong offshore wind. Canary Islands are renowned as the islands of eternal spring, what goes for Fuerteventura as well - it's constant temperature is about 20 degrees.
 

 

Windsurf center:

Windsurf center Rene Egli is one of the biggest windsurfing centers in the Europe. Recently renovated windsurfing center is well equipped with JP and Starboard boards and Neilpryde sails. You can choose among three different ranges of equipment: SPORT, PREMIUM and WORLD CUP. Sport equipment rental is included in the package. If you want to upgrade, you are welcome to do so with a surcharge. Windsurf center hosts a small bar as well, where they'll take care of your after session hunger. High tide creates a big shallow lagoon just next to the center, suitable for beginners and those, that prefer flat water. The fins need to be short though. You can check the tide calendar on the webpage of Rene Egli.

Accommodation:

We are staying in a 4**** hotel Melia Gorriones, only few minutes away from the windsurf center. The hotel offers a great relaxing environment with amazing gardens, pools and SPA and is well known for it's amazing food. Half board is included.

IMPORTANT: Everyone registered after 18th of February 2016 will be staying in the Best Age Cordial hotel ***. Free transfer to/from the beach is organizes. Half board included. 

Food:

Our prices includes half board (self service breakfast and dinner) in restaurants of hotel Melia Gorriones 4**** / Best Age Cordial 3***. Afternoon snacks available in the beach bar. 

What's going on?:

We start our mornings in Fuerteventura with morning exercise, followed by video analysis. Our windsurf courses  start at about noon, and later on continue in free sailing. Possible non-windsurfing days are perfect for SUP trips or surf sessions, or exploring the beauty of the local beaches.

 

 

 

 

Premantura, Croatia

Premantura is a small fisherman village in the south of Istrian peninsula, very close to the national park Kamenjak. We organize 3 days beginner windsurf courses and windsurf courses for kids, joined by more and more popular SUP camp

Windsurf center:

Windsurf center Premantura is located inside Autocamp Stupice. They offer beginner boards and some intermediate equipment as well. Hot sails maui sails are available from the small sizes what makes learning how to windsurf suitable for kids as well. Beside windsurfing equipment the center offers as well SUP boards and bike rental.

Accommodation:

Our accommodation are mobile homes of the autocamp Stupice, all houses facing the seaside. Mobilne homes can accommodate 4-5 people and they have a fully equipped kitchen, a kopalnico and a cute terrace in the pine shade.  

Food:

You can choose a halfboard for a surcharge. We organize breakfast and dinner in a local taverna Laguna. Every morning there will be a continental breakfast waiting for you, as for the dinner you can every day choose between a fish, meat or vegetarian menu.

What's going on?:

We start our mornings in Premantura with an easy morning yoga, followed by windsurfing courses and organized SUP trips on the beautiful area of a natural park Kamenjak. In the afternoon it's yoga time, our evenings are reserved for the video analysis and a windsurfing movies in the cinema under the stars.

We organize our Windsurf/SUP camp in Premantura in Croatia every year at the end of April / beginning of May. We organize BEGINNER windsurf courses and courses for KIDS. Together with the windsurfing camp, we organize a SUP camp, that offers you the chance to explore the beautiful coast of Croatian Istria. 

Courses

Do you speak Windsurf?
Sprechen Sie Windsurf?
Parlez vous Windsurf?
Parli windsurf?
Вы говорите виндсерфинг?
Snakker du windsurf?
¿Hablas Windsurf?
Mluvíte windsurfing?
Beginner course

Beginner course

Our beginner windsurf course was created for everyone that is about to try windsurfing for the first time and as well as for those that might have tried it years ago and would like to refresh and upgrade their knowledge with a professional tuition. There are no age limitations for windsurfing and no special skills needed. It is only appreciated that you are a good swimmer.

Our beginner course programme:

  • getting to know your equipment (and how to rigg it)
  • basics of the wind and safety + the rules of right of way
  • start and the right position on windsurf
  • windsurfing downind and upwind
  • turning downwind and upwind (jibe and tack)
  • returning to the start point
  • beach start

The course lasts 2hours/day. Included: theory with windsurfing simulators, practical part on the water, videoanalysis.

Intermediate course

Intermediate course

Our intermediate course was created as an upgrade of the knowledge, gathered in beginner course or as an upgrade of the skills of a self-taught windsurfer. With the last we focus as well at the common mistakes that a self-taught windsurfer gathers on their windsurfing path. In case of lighter wind we include some lightwind freestyle manouvers. 

Our intermediate course programme:

  • getting to know and rigg your equipment
  • basics of the wind and safety + the rules of right of way
  • using harness
  • beach start
  • water start
  • using foot straps
  • planning
  • fast upwind turn in three steps (tack)
  • downwind turn (jibe)

The course lasts 2hours/day. Included: theory with windsurfing simulators, practical part on the water, videoanalysis.

Advanced course

Advanced course

The main goal in our advanced course is to make a planning jibe (power jibe). The rest of the course is adjusted to your skills and wishes.

Our advanced course programme:

  • detailed lecture about fine tuning of your windsurfing gear
  • practical advice for windsurfing with your own equipment (what to buy, how to pack, how to travel, how to fix your broken board/sail ...)
  • corrections of your planning position
  • power jibe
  • variations of jibes (duck jibe, laydown jibe, slam jibe, carve 360)
  • jumping on flatwater (chop-hop)
  • basics of windsurfing in moderate waves
  • other moves (lightwind moves - heli tack, upwind 360) based on your wishes.

Precondition to join our advanced group is sovereign planning in footstraps and perfect performing of water start. The course lasts 2hours/day. Included: theory with windsurfing simulators, practical part on the water, videoanalysis.

Freestyle course

Freestyle course

The programme of our freestyle course is created by the freestyle moves of your choice.

Our freestyle course programme:

  • detailed lecture about fine tuning of your windsurfing gear
  • practical advice for windsurfing with your own equipment (what to buy, how to pack, how to travel, how to fix your broken board/sail ...)
  • basic freestyle moves  (body drag, air jibe, spock, flaka, grubby, loop and other old school freestyle moves)
  • variations of the basic moves (360 in 540 variations)
  • more demanding »new school« moves (switch stance or back wind position).
  • wave moves (depending on location)
  • lightwind freestyle moves (in case of lighter wind).

Precondition to join our freestyle group is sovereign planning in footstraps and perfect performing of water start. Jumping on flat water (chop hop) is a welcomed feature as well. The course lasts 2hours/day. Included: theory with windsurfing simulators, practical part on the water, videoanalysis.

Wave

Wave

Our wave windsurf course is created for experienced windsurfers that would like to upgrade their windsurfing with a bit of adrenaline.

Our wave course programme:

  • detailed lecture about fine tuning of your windsurfing gear
  • practical advice for windsurfing with your own equipment (what to buy, how to pack, how to travel, how to fix your broken board/sail ...)
  • introduction of the wave conditions (shore break, period, rules of way and  basics of wave windsurfing – how to pass the shore break and bigger waves)
  • basics of wave riding and jumping 
  • basics of freestyle moves on waves (loop, backloop, shove-it, table top).
  • we often combine learning of wave riding with a combination of SUP-board and sail (a perfect combination to learn the right technique of handling your sail)
  • wave windsurf safari – we try to visit different windsurf spots with a mobile windsurf centre - depending on the forecast we strive to meet optimum wave and wind conditions (option of wave windsurf safari depends on the destination)

Precondition to join our freestyle group is sovereign planning in footstraps and perfect performing of water start. The course lasts 2hours/day. Included: theory with windsurfing simulators, practical part on the water, videoanalysis.

Kids

Kids

Kids from 5 years on are welcome to join our kids windsurf course. It is required that a kid can swim with a life jacket. With the right technique of teaching and correct choice of equipment kids can improve fast and conquer the basics of windsurfing.

Our kids course programme:

  • basics of windsurfanja and windsurf equipment are introduced through game and animation
  • we teach kids on a special windsurf equipment that was designed specially for them (extremely light sails of the smallest sizes, smaller but buoyant and nimble boards)
  • social factor (learning in a group of other kids)
  • learning with imitation
  • games and small competition for strengthening of the skills

The course lasts 1 - 1.5 hours/day (depending on the age of kids). Included: theory with windsurfing simulators and practical part on the water. Videoanalysis is substituted with funny and playful video clips from the previous day.

Young guns

Young guns

Our Young guns windsurf courses were created for youngsters and kids that already know how the basics of windsurfing and would like to upgrade it. Kids between 9 and 16 years normally progress faster and without or with less theoretical explanation. 

Our young guns course programme:

  • getting to know your equipment (and how to rigg it)
  • basics of the wind and safety + the rules of right of way
  • teaching with less theory (motivation)
  • using the harness
  • water start
  • using foot straps
  • planning
  • turns (tack and jibe)
  • planning jibe
  • basic freestyle moves (chop-hop)
  • lightwind moves (heli-tack, stall-tack, sail 360 and bodysail 360)
  • other moves by choice based on the skills of the group

The course lasts 2hours/day. Included: theory with windsurfing simulators, practical part on the water, videoanalysis.

SUP & more

When you are not windsurfing, you SUP. When you don't SUP, you go snorkeling. When you are not snorkeling you watch the sunset. When the sun goes down, you have fun. When you have fun, you windsurf.

More thanSUP

SUP courses, SUP yoga and SUP events

When Quiksilver windsurf school team is not on windsurf camps on different windy spots arround the Globe, we SUP.

SUP – stand up paddling is one of the fastest growing forms od recreation on the water and one of the most popular water sports lately. Recreational SUP is a combination of activity and uncovering of the hidden secret places of natural beauties. Under the bridges and into the hidden meanders of local rivers, over the lakes and around on the nearest pond or at the sea - Slovenia offers beautiful places in nature, that you can discover in a totally new dimension.

Either you only have a few hours available or you want to spent the whole day on the water - we'll be happy to spend it with you. We organize SUP trips in Slovenia - including rental of SUP boards, an experienced guide that will introduce you the basics of standuppaddling and make sure you have a great time. : ) 

For more information about our SUP trips: 
www.standuppaddler.si and FACEBOOK
* if you don't understand a word slovenian, you can always reach us on info@standuppaddler.si

Out ofwind?

Party, adventures and sunsets

Quiksilver windsurf school is not just about windsurfing, theory, practice and wind.

Every morning we take care of a nice group wake-up recreation, in the afternoon we organize a great yoga session, in case of no wind we organize various activities such as light wind windsurf competition (FUN race), SUP trips, wonderful sunset trips, snorkeling experiences ...

We close most of our camps with a proper party and we make sure we create a bunch of unforgettable memories that keep us together long after we have returned home from our windsurf camp.

More than School

Events and advice

When our windsurf camps are over we try to keep you in touch with people you met and spent an unforgettable time with. We organize different events and parties to help you meet other windsurfers and to continue with sport.

Once per year we organize a day of free lectures that we call »We share all we know«. There we offer you the whole theory of all our windsurf courses. Further we stay in touch by email and other social media channels in order to be available when you have questions for us - we are happy to advice you when buying your windsurfing equipment or when you need help with organizing your own windsurf vacation. 

Team

My name is windsurfer and I am an enthusiast.

Quiksilver windsurf school was established in 2006 by renowned Slovenian windsurfers Nina Tanhofer and Žiga Hrček. Through years, friends - best Slovenian windsurfers joind them and till today the team is still growing. Carefully selected team of windsurfing enthusiasts ensures a great atmosphere on every camp, filled with a high dose of proficiency and aspiration to progress. Each team member for itself gives your experience a unique feel, together they share their windsurfing experience and knowledge to everyone that becomes a part of their story. 

By forming homogenous groups (up to 7 persons with similar skills) and team work (instructor/cameraman) they take care that the knowledge is passed to you perfectly  – by theoretical part on land and practical part on the water, joined with a professional video analysis that they use since the beginning of the school. WIth their work they use latest techniques and teaching accessories and they are up to date with the trends in the sport. All instructors in Quiksilver windsurf school have a license for a windsurfing instructor. Nina and Žiga are former national champions in freestyle windsurfing and as well a part of international HotSailsMaui team.

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