Let’s Go Windsurfing!
Southport Rigging offers windsurfing lessons for all proficiency levels. We have 33 Years of experience teaching and outfitting all ages to enjoy this life-long sport.
Lessons are taught on Monday, Friday or Saturday and should be scheduled at least 3 days in advance. We teach on Lake Andrea which provides an easy, beginner friendly site free of large waves and powerboat traffic.
Approx. 2 ½ hours
Price per person (includes equipment use):
We’ll present the basics of rigging, getting on the board, uphauling the sail, steering, turning around, with plenty of practice time. Most students are able to windsurf on their own after one lesson.
Our schedule for group lessons is usually posted, but please contact us directly for times and confirmation. All activities are weather dependent and may be subject to change. Private lessons are subject to availability and by appointment only.
Approx. 1½ hours
$60 per hour
For more advanced instruction we work one-on-one. Everyone progresses differently, but typical time for each new skill is about an hour and a half.
Skills we can help you acquire:
- Stance and set up
- Light wind transitions
- Beach start
- Higher wind control & speed
- Water start
- Planing Gybe
- Basic freestyle