FAQs

Sea Hire

The sea can be a challenging place. Our aim is for members to grow into confident and independent water people.  The sea offers us a wonderful, varied, dynamic exciting playground for watersports. But it can be dangerous and unforgiving. It is better to go slowly, learn and be prepared.  This is [...]


Discount for more than one child?

If you are booking more than one child on to one of the courses or activity weeks you will receive a 10% discount for the second and any further children. This is also applicable when the early booking discount is running! If you are unable to get the discount [...]


Meet new people

The best way to meet new friends is come to our instructor lead clinics. SUPing : Wednesday evening social paddle, fun racing, surfing and more. Thursday evening is SUP race training. Ideal for this looking to paddle a little bit harder. Sunday morning is Ladies SUP club and a mixed social paddle club. Windsurf [...]


What makes Hove Lagoon so special for learning?

Hove Lagoon is an old Victorian boating lake so has a solid bottom and is only waist deep. This means that any time you need to you can stand up. It is also right next to the sea so on those hot sunny days when there is little wind [...]


Is standup paddleboarding suitable for children?

Yes they love it. At Lagoon Watersports we have shorter paddles for little people and as Hove Lagoon is only waist deep it is very easy for them to enjoy it.


I have my own board but want to paddle with other people.

If you have your own board you are welcome to bring it to one of the instructor lead clinics. There are training sessions and social sessions depending on your ability and what you want to get out of the session whether it be the ladies session on a Sunday [...]


Do you do wakeboarding behind a boat?

No we do not as it is not often that the sea is flat enough. We have 3 System 2.0 cables in shallow and sheltered waters of Hove Lagoon. As it is a 2.0 system it means only one person at a time rides and if they come off [...]


Some of the group are wary of water and may not want to take part

Hove Lagoon is only waist deep so what ever activity you are doing they will be able to stand up. If anyone cannot swim just let us know and we will keep an extra eye. Everyone that goes on the water, including instructors, has to wear a buoyancy aid [...]


What do I wear for SUP Yoga?

Most people tend to wear fitness clothes so that it is easier to move and bring a change of clothes in case they fall in. However, it is perfectly acceptable to wear a wetsuit if you prefer. If you do not have your own that is not a problem [...]


How to book sessions

Just book online from our web site and all the sessions your membership entitles you to will be free. If you are booking courses your membership discount will be applied.


Staying in touch

During the season we send out a news letter about once a fortnight. The best way to stay up to date is to follow us on Facebook. If you do not use Facebook please see our news feed


Instructor led clinics

Free to Club members. SUPing : Sunday and Wednesday evening social paddle, fun racing, surfing and more. Thursday evening is SUP race training. Ideal for this looking to paddle a little bit harder. Sunday morning is Ladies SUP club and a mixed social paddle club. Windsurf Improvers : Wednesday evening and Sunday mornings [...]


One of the girls on our hen party is pregnant, can she take part?

If you are doing the raft build and race or stand up paddleboarding and she is keen to take part she is very welcome to do so but it is at her own risk. If you are doing wakeboarding it might be best if she spectated. If she is [...]


What happens if the weather is not good

Although we have a plan for the week we do vary it where necessary to account for the weather. We will keep them entertained and having fun whatever the weather but will obviously keep in mind their safety.


Will my child receive a qualification at the end of the week

They will be taught the basics of all the sports that they try but as they are trying so many activities they will not get to a level where they can be signed off in any particular one. If your child gets to the end of the week and [...]