INTRODUCTION TO WINDSURFING for adults
Weekday Group Class $85
This Introduction to Windsurfing class is a 2-hour training program for adult beginners. Friendly atmosphere, knowledgeable certified instructors with over 25 years teaching experience. Safe inland waters with mild on-shore winds, stable boards, small training sails. Life preserver (PFD) and warm wetsuits are provided.
- Course is taught in a single one-day session.
- The course covers all the basics of light air sailing.
- Instructors accompany students on the water to closely observe and provide more individualized attention where needed.
- Students must know how to swim and wear a personal flotation device (PFD/Life jacket) at all times while on the water.
- Students will receive a certificate of participation and windsurfing preferred member status at California Windsurfing’s Foster City Location.
Classes are for adults only. Mature individuals 16 years of age and older may participate in classes, provided they are dropped off by a parent or guardian who can sign the rental/lesson/waiver agreement on the minor’s behalf. For individuals under the age of 16 the parent or guardian must speak with a California Windsurfing representative to mutually determine if the student can safely participate in the desired program.
SCHEDULING & PAYING FOR YOUR CLASS
Classes are by appointment only and subject to Instructor availability, and favorable weather conditions. All lessons and rentals are subject to posted usage policies.
Windsurfing lessons requires a $50 non-refundable deposit for each student reserving a space. This online booking and reservation system permits payment for the deposit portion of your call tuition only. Final and full payment of the remaining balance due is payable onsite in CASH ONLY prior to commencement of the lesson program.
HELP US PREVENT OVER BOOKING: BE SURE TO VERIFY YOUR RESERVATION HAS BEEN ACCEPTED AND CONFIRMED AT LEAST 2 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR SCHEDULED APPOINTMENT DATE. Call (650) 594-0335 if you have any questions. A California WindSurfing instructor will answer your questions about booking, the classes, or any other related subject.
WHERE & WHEN TO MEET
Come at least 15 minutes prior to your appointment so that you can sign the waiver agreement (this must be signed in person by someone 18 years old or over) and to pay for your lesson. A driver’s license or passport is also needed. Also be sure to read the usage policy and rules before you book your appointment.
Meet at the California Windsurfing building on the Foster City Lagoon at 650 Shell Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404. See map for precise location.
THINGS YOU SHOULD BRING
Bring clothing for both warm and cold conditions you can wear in the water. Also, protective footwear you can use in the water and on the windsurf board such as surfing booties, old tennis shoes or water socks. Sun screen, a towel, drinking water and a snack is also recommended.