Windsurfing has been around for as long as most of us can remember. Langebaan offers ideal learning conditions as well as out and out high speed flat water blasting. Within a 15 minute drive, Langebaan has some incredible wave sailing and the lagoon has, strong, steady winds. Extreme Sports Cafe's partner Langebaan Wind surfing School has a fully stocked retail store with the latest in wind surfing goods and a huge selection of ex-rental and 2nd hand equipment. Join Extreme Sports Cafe and learn to windsurf on your South Africa holidays.
The windsurfing spot is on the shores of the huge Langebaan lagoon. The turkish blue water of the 20km long, 1,5km wide lagoon offers exceptional flat water for wind surfing and also magnificent kite surfing conditions for beginners through to advanced levels. The water temperature is between 16 - 22 °C depending on the tide. A 3mm/2mm wetsuit or warmer is is required in the lower part of the lagoon or a shortie up at the top shallow section of the lagoon. Langebaan has sunny days and cool evenings. The windsurfing season is from mid September through to end of March.
For more information on Windsurfing Langebaan near Cape Town from Extreme Sports Cafe, please check our Windsurfing Langebaan South Africa page.
Windsurfing Langebaan Courses near Cape Town South Africa from Extreme Sports Cafe
2hrs Windsurf Introduction Course R500
This 2-hour Windsurfing course is a great introduction to the sport of windsurfing, and also lets you see if windsurfing is the sport for you.
- All windsurfing equipment is included: boards, sails, lifejacket, harness & wetsuit.
6hrs Windsurf Beginner Course R1,400
The first windsurfing lessons you do, will teach you about how to up-haul the sail and get going on the board as well as turning (tacking) and coming back to starting point.
- Lessons are usually +/- 2hrs. All windsurfing equipment is included: boards, sails, lifejacket, harness & wetsuit.
2hrs Windsurf Intermediate Course R250
We do intermediate levels in Windsurfing covering beach start, water start, Jibe. Let us know what you would like to work on and we will show you how.
- All wind surfing equipment is included: boards, sails, lifejacket, harness & wetsuit.
2Hrs Windsurf Advanced Course R300
Improve on the wind surfing skills you already have or learn something new. Let us know what you would like to work on and we will show you how. This wind surfing course is tuition only and does not include windsurfing equipment.
- Use your own windsurfing equipment or rented windsurfing equipment.
Langebaan Windsurfing Equipment Rental
Wind surfing Package includes all equipment needed eg; wetsuit, boards, rigg, sails.
- 1Day Windsurfing Equipment Hire R795.
- 3Days Windsurfing Equipment Hire R1,775.
- 1Week Windsurfing Equipment Hire R2,995.
Extreme Sports Cafe's partner South African Windsurfing School's equipment consists of Naish, Hifly & AHD - Gaastra and Naish Sails.
- Wind surfing accessories are also available for daily rental. including Boom, Nast, Mast Extension and Helmets.
- The Windsurfing rental section is closed from 1st May to 31st July.
- Prepayment of bookings is required 2 weeks before arrival.
BKSA, IKO, Wipika & RYA Trained Instructors are used at Extreme Sports Cafe's partner Langebaan School. From Beginner windsurfing through to advanced, our instructors are here for you to abuse! Kitesurfing from Level 1 through to full on 2 Line Wake Style instruction is available during the seasonal months of October through March.
All the staff at the Langebaan Wind surfing school have years of experience in the watersports industry, so whatever your needs, anyone of them will be more than happy to help.
Windsurfing Langebaan Courses near Cape Town South Africa with Extreme Sports Cafe