Learn To Windsurf

Maraetai Sailing Club - Learn to Windsurf 2024

The Maraetai Sailing Club 2024 windsurf classes are ready for you to sign

The Sunday Learn to Windsurf program has both Beginner and
Intermediate classes available. Classes are suitable for ages 11 and up to

Our 8-week program includes carefully planned coaching sessions
every Sunday that aim to get you learning the fundamentals of
windsurfing and going through how to set up your sail.

First Sailing for 2024: Sunday 28th January

Expected Finish Date 2024: Tuesday 26th March

See Calendar for more information.


  • Beginners from 8:30 am - 12 noon, Intermediates from 12:30 - 3:30



  • Rigged by 5pm, finish at 7pm (mainly for intermediates - see info


Please see the following before signing up:

  • Windsurfing Calendar
  • Information Sheet

Our Beginner classes focuses on the fundamentals of windsurfing,
knowing how to rig your gear and aiming to be able to sail to where you
want to go. The intermediate classes are for people with prior windsurfing
skills looking to get into Wind-Foiling, planing with a harness, improving
technique and learning more advanced manoeuvres.

Please review the Information Sheet for the required gear needed for those new to Windsurfing

Coaches: Stijn Tissink (Sunday) & Stu Warman (Tuesday)

For more information and for any questions/querries contact Stijn at windsurfing@maraetaisailingclub.org.nz