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No Waves? No Worries!

No waves? No worries!

we’ve just finished our latest surf coaching weekend in Newquay with Newquay Activity Centre and RipCurl Europe.

Check out our latest vlog post to see what went down!  >>

This weekend was a bit different than our usual ones. The weather was lush, but the surf was a little small, so we decided to soak it up and jump straight into the ocean with our Stand up paddle boards, super sups and Kayaks. It was an awesome way to explore the Cornish coastline. We paddled through crystal clear waters in and around the smugglers caves and the beautiful rugged coast.

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Luckily, with all our local knowledge, we were able to find some clean waves for the afternoon! Our session focus was on duck diving, sprint paddling and confidence building.  It’s safe to say we dominated the line up!

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When we’re in water, one of our biggest aims is to build good water women skills, which ultimately, will improve your surfing and your enjoyment.

We had drones flying and water and land photographers to completely capture the all action throughout the weekend. We had all angles covered! 

We also introduced our new theory session to the weekend. This included board knowledge, surf etiquette, forecast reading and most importantly, surf safety!

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We focussed on making it a super social couple of days. We had breakfast and dinner hangouts at 12 Beach Rd. We all got to know each other on a pretty good level by the end of the weekend. 

In a nutshell, the weekend was another winner! We’re so excited for the future of our Women + Waves weekends as we continue to add and adapt to make it an even better each time!

So if you’d like to join us on one of our next surf coaching weekends please do not hesitate to get in touch or drop us a line on hello@womenandwavessociety.com 

Our next weekend dates are:

10th August - Surf Experience Day
14th + 15th September - Newquay Surf Coaching Weekend
5th + 6th October - Newquay Surf Coaching Weekend

** New November dates released soon !! **
Also keen an eye out for new 2020 dates and locations !

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A huge thanks:
To our partners Newquay Activity Centre.
12 Beach Rd for having us!
Sponsors:
Ripcurl Europe
Supporters:
SunZapper UK, Bounce Foods, The Pure Haven, Coconut Bee, Offshore Pilsner, Saltwater Therapy.
Photos + Video by:
GoLeft Images
Adam Laister
Clare James Photography
Maddie Meddings.
Cire photography

Rachel Murphy