Sailing

Terms and conditions

Check availability and book

Cost £70-£80

Taster fun day on both land and water, including sailing, kayaking, canoeing, bellboating, raft building and team games/challenges on land.

  • For ages 8-16
  • Fun one day taster session
  • On and off water games

You can only book up to 3 days in advance for this one-day course. Courses become available to book online from 4pm on Mondays (or Tuesdays when there's a bank holiday).

This one-day course is only available if there is spare capacity on our week-long Multi-watersports Camp. If we are fully booked there will be no one-day courses available for that week.

Course times

10am-4pm (during the autumn half term course times start and finish 30 minutes earlier)

What to bring

  • At least two changes of clothes suitable for the weather conditions (no jeans), include a waterproof jacket and hat
  • Packed lunch and drinks
  • Old trainers needed for the water (something secure, not crocs, flip flops or wellington boots)
  • Towel and sun protection

Where to go

Wimbledon Park Watersports Centre
Home Park Road
Wimbledon
SW19 7HX

We recommend using public transport to get here.

Driving

Sat nav post code SW18 5NW takes you to McCluskey's newsagents, on the corner of Revelstoke Road and Elsenham Street, just outside the park.

There is a small pay-and-display car park by Revelstoke Road, but it is often full.

Free car parking is also available at the Wimbledon Park Road entrance (sat nav SW19 6PE). It is a slightly longer walk across the grass to the Watersports Centre.

For more details email wimbledonpark@merton.gov.uk

During the Wimbledon Tennis Championships there is no vehicle access to Wimbledon Park for dropping off and collecting. These parking restrictions may be enforced before the start and after the end date of the championships. Please check the All England Lawn Tennis website for specific traffic restrictions.