Extreme Sports

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surf2Surfing – Do you want to learn the basics of Surfing? Then book onto our surfing course for beginners and improvers, based at Shaka Surf, in the wonderful setting of Branksome Beach. At the end of the course, you will know everything you need to know to become an independent. Fully qualified instructors, equipment and transport are provided.

Paddle-boarding – Ever wanted to try something different? Paddle-boarding is a great way to keep fit and relax at the same time, whilst surveying the beautiful scenery of the Dorset Coast. After 12 hours of paddle-boarding, participants will be armed with the knowledge to paddle-board independently. Fully qualified instructors, equipment and transport are provided.

kanuCanoeing & Kayaking – Hengistbury Head run our canoeing and kayaking courses, which allow you to learn the basics of either sport, over 6 x 2 hour lessons. Fully qualified instructors, equipment and transport are provided.

Skiing – Snowtrax is the venue for our six week skiing course. The lessons are 45 minutes each. This block of lessons offers the opportunity to progress at a fast rate, and join BU Snowriders Club. The Club attends a trip every Christmas and Easter, with trips last year, going to Val Thorens in the French Alps and Pas de la Casa in Andorra. Fully qualified instructors, equipment and transport are provided.

snowSnowboarding – Do you want to learn an extreme sport at a local venue? Our dry ski slope at Christchurch, offers the opportunity to learn the skills, for Students to progress, to a level, which would then allow them to attend one of our Snowboarding trips. BU Snow Riders Club is the perfect exit route for participants completing this course, if you wish to join, with annual trips to places such as the Alps, every Christmas and Easter. Fully qualified instructors, equipment and transport are provided.


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Our Campus Adventure activities are open to everyone (from 16+), suitable for all fitness levels, you require no previous experience and they are a great way to learn a new skill.

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Additionally, if you would like any further information about SportBU’s Campus Adventures then please don’t hesitate to Contact Us.