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Foiling courses

Learn to foil with the National Windsurfing Scheme

The concept of foiling might still be a magical and unbelievable concept, but the reality is that this once niche concept is spreading with great enthusiasm and excitement.

Our courses, starting with a taster (First Flights), enable you to progress from first foiling take off, to sustaining flights and entering the world of foiling transitions.

First Flights

Sustained Flights

Performance Flights

Assumed knowledge
RYA Intermediate Windsurfing certificate, comfortable blasting in both straps
Sailing skills to the standard of RYA Windsurfing Foiling First Flights
RYA Foiling Sustained Flights
Minimum duration
Approximately 2-4 hours (taster session)
Approximately 2 days, 16 hours or equivalent number of sessions
Approximately 2 days, 16 hours or equivalent number of sessions
Minimum age
None None
Course content
A basic introduction to foiling, seeing you take your first flights, as well as providing you with basic foiling knowledge
This course builds on techniques and theory required to maintain and sustain foiling effectively. All transitions will be non-foiling.
This course advances your foiling skills and techniques, looking at increased control and building sailing confidence for foiling transitions
Ability after course
First foiling flights
Confidence maintaining and sustaining flight
Confidence and competence. Performance Flights manoeurvres and techniques
Find a Training Centre First Flights Sustained Flights Performance Flights

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