Welcome to WetnDry Boardsports

 Windsurf Tuition

Learn to Windsurf Course is a beginner’s introduction to the sport. We will quickly teach beginners all the basics of how to windsurf:

Balance, Stance, Turning, Upwind windsurfing, Self rescue

Wet n Dry Boardsports use land-based simulation, on-the-water demos and group coaching to help beginner windsurfers learn and understand the basics of windsurfing.

All of the learning is made easier through the use of modern widestyle beginner boards and light, beginner rigs.

The shallow, flat-water at Chalkwell or Eastbeach beach provide a perfect spot to learn windsurfing.

We provide you with everything you need to participate, inlcuding a high-quality, single lined glued and blind-stitched wetsuit, shoes and buoyancy aid. The only thing you need to bring is your towel.

All of our instructors are fully qualified and are hand-picked to ensure you have the best learning experience – plenty of fun whilst still learning!

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We also provide 1 to 1 lessons for advanced Windsurfers.

1 : 1 Lesson £30 per hour

1 : 1 Lesson with kit provided £35 per hour

Please feel free to contact us at the shop on 01268 569988. If were at the beach on 07971 830087 or email Jamie on jamie@wetndryboardsports.com if you have any enquires regarding this course.

SUP Tuition

Two hours £45 with kit all provided


This Learn to Stand Up Paddle Surf Course is a beginner’s complete introduction to the sport. 

Carrying the Equipment, How to Hold the Paddle, Stance on the Board, How to Fall, Flat Water Paddling, Different Types of Turn, Planning a Distance Route, Changing Stance to Catch a Wave and Safety

On completing this course, you will receive a BSUPA certificate.

We use land-based simulation, on-the-water demos and group coaching to help beginner SUPers learn and understand the basics of stand up paddle surfing.

Wet n Dry Boardsports have a large fleet of stand up paddle boards and paddles that are ideal for a beginner’s introduction to the sport.

The flat-water at Chalkwell, Leigh-on-sea and Benfleet  provide a perfect spot to learn SUP.

We provide you with everything you need to participate, inlcuding a high-quality, single lined glued and blind-

 stitched wetsuit, shoes and buoyancy aid.

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SUP Guided Tours

£40 with kit (2 - 3 hours)

We have some great trips which covers low and high tides. Paddle to the pub, Hadleigh Castle tour, SUP with the seals, Southend Pier and Round the Island trips.


For more info see our dedicated web site www.wetndrysup.com

Please feel free to contact at the shop on 01268 569988 or if were at the beach call Jamie on 07971 830087, or email Jamie at jamie@wetndrysup.com


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We have some great kit lined up for this spring / summer. For windsurfing we have a huge range of boards and sails in stock from RRD, JP, Starboard and Fanatic. Top selling sails from Ezzy, Neil Pryde, Severne, North and RRD. Plus plenty of accessories including mast, mast bases, booms, harness lines and lots more. We also have a huge stock of ex demo and used windsurfing boards and sails and if you’re looking for a new harness for windsurfing we have a massive range to choose from. With over 25 years knowledge of selling, and more importantly using the kit, we can help you find what you looking for.

Stand Up Paddleboarding

This year we have some great SUP's in stock. Kit in store includes SUP's from Starboard, Naish, RRD, JP, Fanatic and Red Paddle Co. Whether you’re looking for your first board or looking to get into racing we can help you find the right board. We have been SUPing for around 6 years now and are lucky enough to get to try out lots of both solid and inflatable boards on the market. Not sure what to go for? Pop in and speak to one of our BSUP’er instructors. We also run paddle board lessons and tours around Leigh-on-Sea, the River Crouch and the River Chelmer. Join us for Paddle to the pub on Wednesday night!


We are really excited about this season. There is some great kites and boards out this year and we have cherry picked the best kites and boards for 2015. Our main brands for this year are North, Cabrinha, Naish, Slingshot and RRD for both boards and kites. North Rebels and Cabrinha Switchblades are showing signs of selling through well so far, both are superb free ride kites. If you’re on a budget we have great deals on complete kitesurf set ups and have a great range of second hand kites and boards. We also have a huge range of accessories and harnesses from Ion, Mystic, NP and lots more. Demo kites and boards are available and our very own instructor Richy is on hand to help you get on the water safely.

Wetsuits and Drysuits

With over 400 wetsuits in our store, you’re sure to find the right suit. Neoprene and neoprene accessories are a big part of our business, whether you windsurf, kitesurf, wakeboard, surf, jet ski, dinghy sail or any sport which involves getting wet we have a great range to try. If getting wet isnt your thing we have an large range of high quailty Drysuits, which are perfect for all watersports. With expert advise on hand to help you get the right product.


We have a wide range of Wakeboards in stock. We've picked brands that we personally like riding ourselves as well as the best boards, bindings and packages on offer for 2015! Brands we stock are: Slingshot, Vampire, Hyperlite, Ronix, CWB and Liquid Force, these brands have been selected due top their high quality and great value for money. We are sure to have something to suit your riding style and budget. Whether you're riding behind a boat or on a cable, we have the setup for you. Custom packages can be built to provide you the best value for money and the highest quality products on the market.

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