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Kids Summer Academy

broadstairs
mix - Up to 7 people

Description

2 DAYS

This is ideal for young people who want to participate in surfing and water-sports activities and enjoy the environment, its a great opportunity to meet other young people who share the same interest.

The summer academy will run over two days (4 hours)

Surf & water-sports program small group sizes – must be aged (8 yrs to 16yrs)

Group sizes are ratio 1 surf coach to 8 young people (1 x 8)

All equipment is supplied (wetsuit, surfboard)

All young people must be able to swim 50m unaided

As these are very popular courses we ask that you book in advance.

All our staff our DBS checked

IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE:

  1. DROPPING OFF AND PICKING UP CHILDREN

Please register you child in at surf school each day, you need to be available on the beach in case of any disruptions or incidents occur, please pick up your young ones at the finished times stated.

If their is a problem please call the surf school 01843 600330

  1. AGE RESTRICTION

We understand all children of all ages want to participate you must be 8 years and above and MUST BE ABLE TO SWIM 50 METRES UNAIDED we will not change our policy on this please don’t ask. If you have children under this age then ask coach for prices on private lessons.

  1. DISSABILITIES

Please tell staff/ coaches of any disabilities that can affect the ability to follow instructions in the water. It is the responsibility of guardians to inform the instructors as this will be written on the waiver form provided by Kent Surf School failing to do this can spoil any enjoyment and safety.

  1. SEA CONDITIONS & BAD WEATHER

If the sea conditions are too rough it’s the discretion of the surf coach to make judgement on the choice of the activity for the safety of the group, by signing the waiver form you have agreed to terms.

  1. NO SURF

If on the day there isNO SURFthe Coaches will do there best to create an engaging water-sports activity.

  1. NO REFUNDS

Sorry there will be no refunds due to the popularity of our summer academy.



What to bring

  1. 'Slim-fit'/Lycra swimwear, to be worn underneath the wetsuit (i.e., no 'baggy' shorts)
  2. Towel
  3. Bottle of Water
  4. Sun cream

CHILDREN <12YRS: 'Rock-pooling'/neoprene (soft rubber-soled) shoes or wetsuit boots are recommended for protection against weever fish. This applies to summertime only (May-Oct), as we provide boots during winter.

Physical requirements

  1. All participants must be able to swim at least 50 metres and should, under no circumstances, be under the influence of any alcohol, drugs or medication at the time of the lesson which may adversely affect their physical capabilities.
  2. All participants suffering any physical or medical conditions, illnesses or allergies, including any prescribed medications, should make us aware of any such conditions or requirements prior to the event.
  3. No child should be left alone on the beach without their parents present, please pick up your child/ward at appropriate times when lesson finishes.
  4. No-one should participate in any surfing lesson if they are pregnant or suffering from a heart condition.

Itinerary

  1. Meet & greet your selected instructor
  2. Allocation of equipment, wetsuit at the surf school
  3. A full 2 hour supervised water sports lesson
  4. Assessment of ocean conditions
  5. Beach/surf safety introduction
  6. Introduction to equipment and safe handling techniques
  7. Introduction to activity
  8. Using equipment stopping/falling safely
  9. Applying newly-developed skills to changing conditions and/or more progressive equipment
  10. Session debrief

Cancellations

CANCELLATIONS

All cancellations must be sent in writing / email wherever possible and will be effective on the date which they are received by Kent Surf School. Cancellation charges are payable as follows: Over 14 days: deposit only, Less than 14 days before lesson date: 100% of total cost payable. Gift vouchers are non-refundable but can be transferred to different recipients, valid for 1 year from date of purchase. Participants that fail to show will be charged in full for the lesson, no exceptions.

Please note that your travel insurance may provide a full refund if the reason for your cancellation falls within the terms of your policy and as such we recommend clients take out a suitable insurance policy prior to booking a course with us.

When booking a course, a contract is made when the booking is confirmed by Kent Surf School either in writing, email or verbally. In the case of late telephone bookings, when written/e-mail confirmation is not possible in time then the agreement is a verbal contract. When making a booking with Kent Surf School you are confirming that you and everyone listed in that booking have read and agreed to these terms and conditions. Exceptions to these terms and conditions cannot be made for any reason as we run an extremely high quality, tight margin program with limited spaces.

PAYMENT

Payment of a deposit is required when booking the course or group bookings, full payment is then required 14 days in advance. If the booking is made less than 14 days before the event then full payment will be required upon booking. The date and time will be held until payment is received. Kent surf school reserves the right to cancel the booking should the payment not be received within the specified time. Payment can be in the form of a cheque or BACS. The person submitting the booking form accepts responsibility for payment for everyone listed on the booking form and is responsible for ensuring that all other persons listed on the booking form are aware of the terms and conditions



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We are situated centre of the Viking bay Beach , follow the 6 metre red flags

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