Open Sessions Information & Booking Form
Open Sessions are currently running every Saturday and Sunday at 14:00 (2pm) on Tynemouth Longsands Beach (subject to surf). Lessons are £25 per person per session and the cost includes all equipment, all you need to bring is swimwear and a towel.
Sessions are tailored based on the abilities of the group but follow the same basic structure.
All lessons include the following elements:
- Equipment Issue & getting into wetsuits
- General Beach Safety
- Recall and other signals
- The board and its parts
- Warm Up
- Entry into the sea – depth etc
- Catching waves / Prone position
- Correct hand and body position
- Action on a wipeout
- Cool down
- Conclusion and debrief
Lessons normally last about 2 hours. You can expect to spend around 3/4 of the lesson in the sea. We provide all the equipment you require (Surfboard, Wetsuit, and during colder seasons boots gloves and hoods) All you need to bring is swimwear and a towel. It is advisable to bring warm cloths for after the session.
You can register your interest by calling the shop on 0191 258 2496 (The shop is open 10:30 – 17:00).
Providing you don’t require the lesson within the next 7 Days you can also complete the form below. If the lesson you require is within the next 7 Days you MUST phone the shop to confirm availability.