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Marvellous Mauritius Awaits!

11:44 10th July 2013 by Amy Carter
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Mauritius is without a doubt one of the most beautiful windsurfing locations in the world; want to head out there and improve your windsurfing skills too? Why not join Jem Hall on his upcoming clinic? Mauritius FlyerJem Hall’s Mauritius Windsurfing Clinic

The ultimate advanced intermediate – advanced boost, the windsurfing in Mauritius has it all!

2012 saw a year off in Mauritius for me due to dates and logistics and I will be heading back there in 2013 from Sept. 22nd – Oct. 2nd, as 2011 was fantastic! Wind every day, top crew with me and fab toys, staff and hotel – LIMITED availability now!

Where: Mauritius, Indian Ocean – 9 nights at Indian Resort hotel, Le Morne, Mauritius

Costs:

Prices FOR 2013:

FLIGHTS: EMIRATES AIRLINES (30 kg baggage allowance)

22Sep12 Gatwick/Dubai 1425/0025 hrs

23Sep13 Dubai/Mauritius 0305/0935 hrs

02Oct13 Mauritius/Dubai 1820/0055 hrs

03Oct12 Dubai/Gatwick 0250/0720 hrs

And Regionals working really well Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle & Glasgow flights also available from £39 supplement

9 nights Indian Resort standard twin room ALL INCLUSIVE INCLUDING 7 days Jem Hall Performance Boost Clinic Return airport transfers & assistance

Price: £2,395 per person including Flights, clinic fee, hotel & transfers.

Land only price EXCLUDING flights – £1,599 per person ***JANUARY SPECIAL: £200 OFF PER PERSON IF BOOKED BEFORE 31JAN13 (£50 OFF LAND ONLY PRICE)

optional Supplements:

9 days board hire – £ 249 pp

9 days rescue fee – £ 27 pp

Extra night/s Indian Resort AI supplement £85 per person per night Single supplement Indian Resort – £29 ppp/night

You are most welcome AND strongly advised to book your dates to have some holiday time either before and / or after the clinic.

International bookings are most welcome Price for Land only (excluding flights) – £1,599 per person in twin room excluding flights. You would arrange your own flight to Mauritius and MUST book the hotel, kit and tuition through Jem’s clinic tour operator Sportif Holidays.

Additional nights and other supplements:

9 days board hire – £ 249 pp

9 days rescue fee – £ 27 pp

Extra night/s Indian Resort AI supplement £85 per person per night

Single supplement Indian Resort – £29 ppp/night

The Mauritius clinic dates give 8 days sailing and 7 days of coaching and you will improve more than you can imagine.

Please place bookings through Sportif Holidays or phone: +44 (0)1273 844919

Availability: LIMITED

Achieve your personal windsurfing goals in Mauritius, the new performance boosting venue.

The windsurfing in Mauritius has absolutely everything you could need: flat water on the inside and a variety of different wave breaks will give you the opportunity to choose your playground. From gybing to wavesailing you are sure to progress whilst windsurfing in Mauritius and enjoying all the luxuries of the Indian Resort Hotel.

Stance – earlier planing, improved upwind sailing and full speed in total control

Carve gybes – improving and working towards that elusive planing gybe.

Tacking – nailing this useful and fundamental skill

Freestyle – introduction and improvement to lots of new and useful tricks

Jumping – experience your first airtime, getting higher and try rotating if you’re so inclined.

Wavesailing – The waves on the reef give you a great opportunity to develop your getting out skills, wave selection and waveriding skills. From cross on and small to down the line and full speed frontside its all here -with the warm water, safety cover and Jem’s watchful eye giving you the confidence to push it that bit harder.

The coaching – I will be coaching through use of simulators, on water coaching and video coaching. Please feel free to give me feedback on how it is going for YOU at any time so I can give you the best opportunity to develop.

Your Windsurfing Ability

Advanced Intermediates – to get the best out of this clinic participants will need to be fully blasting in the harness and footstraps, waterstarting and be getting round some carve gybes.

Advanced – the the sky is the limit. For the budding wave sailors you should be able to sail a short board competently, and have done plenty of coastal sailing. Your gybes will be fairly consistent and you will have sailed in strong winds with total waterstart confidence.

Accommodation

We will be staying at the Indian resort hotel, a fantastic retreat that will accommodate singles, partners and families in style. Fabulous breakfasts and delicious evening meals are included, and you can choose from a variety of different cuisines. I will be organising group meals or you can take some time out and do your own thing, its your holiday. This place is very accomadating if you are travelling with a non-sailing partner or your family. Pure luxury in a stunning location with excellent facilities and lots to do.

Windsurfing kit

Boards – Mistral and Fanatic

Sails – North Sails

You can also discuss with Sportif and my self the option of bringing your own kit which will incur you excess luggage on the flight. Some people just like to use their own much valued toys!

When booking your board through Sportif I recommend the below boards or a suitable alternative:

Advanced intermediates – Fanatic FREEWAVES according to your weight.

Lighter/more advanced people – Smaller FreeWaves or Twins, Skates

The Windsurfing

Side shore from the left giving flat water plus a variety of different wave breaks offering everything including bump and jump, small waves and world class wave sailing. A veritable skate park, flat water downwind, small waves / bump n jump in front of the centre. Out to little reef for cross on waves and some jumping & riding our out to the legendary Manawa for smooth cross off down the line pure frontside joy. Winds are great for progressing from 5.8 to 4.7 weather and average 70% planing days over last 3 clinics!

The social

The social will revolve around us meeting up for some well-earned pre-dinner drinks and then having dinner together in one of the fine and varied restaurants.

The travel

Daily flights from Heathrow, approx 12 hours.

Other activities

A huge range of activities including: kids club, gym, 2 swimming pools, 3 lightened tennis courts, volleyball, badminton, bowls, touch-rugby, aerobic, parlour games, table tennis, water-polo.

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