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7 Amazing Facts About Coasteering

Coasteering in Newquay, Cornwall

Have you heard of the fantastic outdoor activity that is coasteering? If not then you are in for a treat! Coasteering is a superb activity that allows you to explore coastal regions of the UK in a controlled but exciting manner. Coasteering has seen a surge in popularity in recent years and has developed greatly since its inception in the 1970's. For those of you who are

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RAF Beach Training Returns to Watergate Bay

RAF Beach Fitness at Watergate Bay

Fitness trainers from RAF St Mawgan return to Watergate Bay on Saturday 18 July to run a free beach workout session. Civilians will be put through their paces with a series of gruelling military themed exercises. Now in its fifth year, the event is free to attend with voluntary donations being collected for RAF St Mawgan's nominated charities. Starting at

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World Champion Wakeboarder Heads to Cornwall

Nick Davies wakeboarder

Three-time wakeboarding World Champion Nick Davies will be showcasing his skills this weekend at the new Wake Park at Retallack Resort and Spa near Padstow. Nick is due to suit-up at 7pm this Saturday, June 13th. Extreme sports fans are invited to come down to the Retallack Beach bar and enjoy a rare opportunity to see a World Champion performing live. Nick, from

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Adventurous Line-Up Announced for Fal River Festival


The 10th annual Falmouth University Fal River Festival has announced its full line-up, revealing a programme packed with diverse and entertaining events in celebration of the area's cultural and natural riches, including a number of adventure challenges and activities. The festival runs for 10 days between 22nd and 31st May 2015. Anna Druce, the festival's Creative

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Join Phil Vickery on an “Adventure of a Lifetime”

Phil Vickery

Cornish born Rugby World Cup winner Phil Vickery, aka the Raging Bull, says that growing up in Cornwall inspired a sense of adventure and spurred him on to become a top sportsman. The rugby legend opened up about adventure being part of his life from a young age as the head of a new national rugby competition on behalf of Sharp’s Brewery. Phil started his career

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Sharp’s Brewery Launches Campaign to Inspire Adventure

Cornwall based Sharp’s Brewery aims to inspire a sense of adventure with its latest campaign offering people a chance to join a number of adventures in Cornwall. As part of its ‘There’s an Adventure Brewing’ campaign, Sharp’s Brewery is giving people the opportunity to win a place on one of five unique and extraordinary adventures in 2015. Research

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BF Adventure Awarded £53,000 by Children in Need

Child abseiling at BF Adventure

Halvasso based charitable outdoor centre BF Adventure has been awarded a £53,783 grant by BBC Children in Need to deliver and develop their learning difficulty and disability provision. The charity says that the funds, over two years, will "help make a difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people right here in Cornwall". BF Adventure have

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Watermen to Compete at Legends of the Bay

Stan Up Paddle Boarder at Extreme Academy Legends of the Bay

Some of the nation's top watermen will battle it out for title of 'Legend of the Bay' in a combined kitesurf and stand up paddle board event to be held at Watergate Bay on the weekend of 18 & 19 April. Launched in 2013 ‘Legend’ brings together stand-up paddle boarders (SUP) and kitesurfers for one big weekend. Competitors can choose to enter one or both of the

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Cornwall Spaceport Potential Boost for Global Adventure

Cornwall Newquay Spaceport Illustration

Excitement is mounting at the prospect of a Spaceport being considered for development in Cornwall. As well as offering commercial flights into space, a Cornwall Spaceport would slash journey times to far-flung destinations and open up access to a whole range of global adventures. Estimated journey times - via space - from Newquay to Sydney in Australia would be

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Watergate to Host SUP Championships

BSUPA stand up paddle board competitor

Britain’s best stand up paddle surfer will be crowned National Champion at Watergate Bay in Cornwall in early October. The sixth annual British Stand Up Paddle Association (BSUPA) National Championships will once again be hosted by the Extreme Academy on the weekend of 4 and 5 October 2014. Stand up paddle (SUP) boarding is one of the fastest growing water sports

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