Aqua Explorers watersports at Eagles

Taking advantage of the warm, shallow waters, and gentle breezes, the Explorers kids club at Eagles runs an 18 hours a week, dedicated watersports program which is conveniently split over 6 days, in alternating 3 hour morning or afternoon sessions. Designed for children between 5 and 13 years old, the Aqua program provides an ideal introduction to sailing, paddle boarding, kayaking, waterskiing, windsurfing and for older children, even diving.

  • Open from May until mid-September for children aged 5-13 years
  • Runs an 18 hours a week, dedicated watersports program
  • Split over 6 days, in alternating 3 hour morning or afternoon sessions
  • Provides an ideal introduction to sailing, paddle boarding, kayaking, waterskiing, windsurfing and, for older children, diving

Day 1

10.00 - 13.00: Introductory SUP session to get children comfortable with being on the paddle board, plus some basic Kayaking and a Ringo session.

Day 2

14.30 - 17.30: Sailing safety briefing followed by a 30 minute introductory dinghy session on the water with theory session on parts of the boat and basic sailing techniques (use of the tiller and main sheet). Pairs join up in a dinghy and put it into practice on the water.

Introductory windsurf session, learning to stand on the board with no sail. Windsurf theory followed by learning to up-haul the sail and experience on the water with a tether.

Day 3

10:30 - 13.00: Snorkeling first and then an Introduction to Waterskiing, with both theory and practice, plus honing previous SUP skills.

Day 4

14.30 - 17.30: Recap on both windsurf and sailing techniques, practicing land tacking and gybing, followed by session on the water with a tether.

Day 5

10.00 - 13.00: A fantastic boat trip and a chance to snorkel off the boat, followed by Regatta training in preparation for the next day.

Day 6

14.30 - 17.30: Regatta - afternoon competition for children with simple races around a buoy, for sailing, windsurfing, kayaking and paddle boarding, followed by prize giving and certificates.

Aqua Explorers at Eagles Palace

Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your family vacation

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