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Learn Ocean Sports

We provide opportunities for you to learn a wide range of ocean sports - from sailing to kayaking to waka ama and more. 

Choose a sport from the list below to see what courses we have on offer.


Keelboat Sailing Courses

keelboat01Our Keelboat Sailing courses will take you from a complete novice through to cruising on the ocean waves, sailing in yacht races or owning your own boat.

Courses begin with the introductory 'Learn to Sail Keelboats' course, then move into courses such as 'Racing Crew' which starts you down the action packed racing pathway or 'Cruising Crew'  which takes you down the more leisurely cruising path.

We provide the knowledge, the yachts, the wet weather clothing and the safety gear - you simply provide the enthusiasm!

Check out our Keelboat Sailing courses ...

RYA Powerboat Courses

RYA pic Wellington Ocean Sports is an RYA Powerboat training centre, we teach and examin  both RYA Powerboat Level 2 and ICC. RYA and ICC qualifications are the most widely recognised marine qualifications in the world and also have commercial applications in some countries.  Even if you have no plans to go overseas there is no safer way to get involved in powerboats than through and RYA course.

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Stand Up Paddleboarding

matt and Jo SUP is the world's fastest growing water sport. It is great for fitness and couldn't be easier to get in to. The best way to get into the sport is through our 4hr learn to Stand up paddleboard course. Everything you need is provided.  Topics covered include,

  • Safety considerations
  • The stand up and stance
  • Paddle technique
  • Safe position and turns
  • Destination paddles

Check out our Learn to stand up paddleboard courses ...

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