UKWA Windsurfing Festival heading to Bournemouth

February 14, 2008 | Windsurfing


With seven miles of golden sands and sparkling sea, the vibrant cosmopolitan town of Bournemouth has it all – a vast variety of shops and restaurants, buzzing nightlife and endless countryside with beautiful award-winning gardens and water sports galore.

What better location for the UKWA National Windsurfing Festival - an event to showcase our sport and kick off the National Windsurfing Week. The programme will include:

competition: slalom, masterblaster, freestyle and paddle board;

exhibition and demo: from leading brands and ukwa sponsors;

information centre: where to learn;opportunities to improve;how to get into competition

The format for the 3 day bank holiday weekend will allow you to participate for one , two or all three days. Full details and entry forms will be published on this website.

The event site will be situated to the east of Bournemouth, below East Overcliff Drive, with ample free parking provided by Bournemouth Council. Overnight parking is permitted-Overnight camping is not permitted.

The town and all its facilities are a short walk away; for full details about the town, the beaches and other attractions, and accommodation visit

Source: UKWA