The ultimate feeling, carving a nice jibe!

Improve Your Windsurfing with Boardsports

Boardsports California has been teaching beginner, intermediate, and advanced lessons every season since 2002. We have enjoyed being voted “Best of the Bay” for several years in a row and we invite you to see what our customers say about us on our Testimonials page. We enjoy exclusive teaching rights at 2 of the best beach locations in the Bay Area – Crown Beach Alameda and Coyote Point Park in San Mateo. We have side on shore winds, long sandy beaches, and shallow warm water. We also offer a full retail shop and can outfit you with all of the gear including board, sail, mast, boom, accessories, and wetsuit.

We have many instructors working with us! Our instructors are certified by US Sailing Windsurfing Instructor Program.



As a private 1 on 1 lesson, you can learn any skills you please. Work on jibing, freestyle, jumping, or any skill you have in mind. All taught at Coyote Point in San Mateo.

We recommend confident sailing in chop and waterstarting before progressing to this advanced level.

CARVING STEP JIBE: Learn how to carve the board and jibe the sail in high-wind, planing conditions.

JUMPING: Learn how to turn up into swell, spring your legs onto the chop, and leave the water and soar!

FREESTYLE: Backwind sailing, sail and body 360s, helicopter tacks, looping and more!

FOIL BOARDING: Learn how to ride a windsurf foil, including set up of gear, carrying gear, launching, getting up on to foil, and gear /foil care.

$100/hour, gear rental not included


Confirmation sent within 24 hours. We do not allow cancellations or offer any refunds. In the case of inclement weather or no wind, we will contact you to reschedule your lesson to another date.