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Fistral & Towan Beach
We’re located in the centre of Newquay, an easy walk across the road to Towan beach & a 10 minute walk from Fistral beach. So, whatever the tide or waves you’re sure to find the right beach for you.
For more information on which Newquay beach is best to surf – feel free to ask us when collecting your surf equipment or check out our Guide to Surfing Beaches in Newquay.
PADDLE BOARDING IN NEWQUAY
Newquay offers some great locations to paddle board. From Towan beach, the Gazzle or Crantock Gannel estuary.
If you’re looking to hire a paddle board in Newquay or would like some information about where the best locations to paddle board in Newquay are, we’re happy to help.
SAFETY REQUIRED FOR SURF EQUIPMENT HIRE IN NEWQUAY
For anyone hiring paddleboard, kayak or surf equipment in Newquay it is essential that you understand and acknowledge several pieces of surf & beach safety information. The RLNI have a beach safety information page with all the information that you need before heading down to the beach.
Everyone that intends to use a surfboard or bodyboard should know exactly what the risks are and must minimize the likelihood of an issue arising. Anyone hiring equipoment from our activity center must not be under the influence of anything such as alcohol. Any groups with people under the age of 16 must be accompanied by at least one adult. Our safety rules are set through our activity center, whether you are hiring a bodyboard, paddleboard, Kayak or othwer surf equipment.
RIP CURRENTS & SURF SAFETY.
Learn the key points of how to identify rip currents & surf in safety.
Being able to spot a rip current is an important skill that could one day save your life or the life of other surfers. In this post, we aim to highlight some vital information about rip currents and basic surf safety.
WHY ARE RIP CURRENTS DANGEROUS?
“Rips are strong currents running out to sea, which can quickly drag people and debris away from the shallows of the shoreline and out to deeper water.” (Source)
HOW TO HANDLE A RIP CURRENT?
If caught in a rip current, don’t fight it! Paddle parallel to the shore or back to land at a 45-degree angle.
- Examine your options
- Never ditch your surfboard
- Call for help
- Paddle parallel to the shore or an angle of 45 degrees to escape the ‘grip of the rip’. Never swim against it.
Read our full guide about How to understand rip currents & surf safety here.
Tides can play a huge part in how safe the beach is. With 4 tides every 24hours and large tidal ranges in the UK, being aware of what the tide will be doing whilst you are at the beach is vital.
Half day surf hire is 4 hours from once you pick up your surf equipment.
Yes, you’re welcome to keep your rental equipment overnight at no extra cost.
We open for surf hire at 10am. We ask all surf equipment hire is returned by 4.30pm
We’ll need to take a copy of a bank card’s details as security.
Yes we have an area to rinse off befre getting changed. Please note this is an outside area to rinse and not a full shower facility.
We are based in the centre of Newquay. Towan beach is a short walk across the road. Fistral beach is 10 minutes walk. Please ask our suggestions on which beach will be best on the the day for your ability and tide.