We highly recomend this combo package.

  • Go from the basics to planing (going fast) in three days.
  • Learn enough to sail with confidence.

Here’s the complete program:

  • Two 3-hour sessions with a U.S. Sailing Certified Hood River WaterPlay Instructor
  • Membership in Hood River WaterPlay‘s T.O.W. Club (FREE SAILING TIME !!! – see below)
  • Land based simulation
  • “Hands-on” on-the-water instruction
  • All beginner equipment: wetsuit, booties, life vest, helmet, and your own personal windsurfer, rigged just for you.
  • Instruction in wind theory, carrying your equipment, tacking & jibing, safety techniques, and more
  • Harness use
  • Manageable high wind sailing stance
  • Sailing up and downwind without a centerboard
  • Planing (sailing fast-skimming over the water fast)

A graduate of this class can expect to sail longer and more effortlessly in high winds.

PREREQUISITE: Desire to sail, and sail fast.

COST: $283
TIME: 8 hour classes over three days
SCHEDULING: 9am, 12pm, & 3pm daily


Call us to reserve your spot:
541-386-WIND (9463) • 800-WND-SURF • 800-963-7873