The Academy's School's Programme is offering a number of heavily subsidised places on a first come first served basis. Details of this programme are available, Click Here.
At The Water Ski Academy we cater for everyone – whether you’ve been doing it for years or are a total beginner. We give concessionary rates to Under 18′, Over 60’s, full time students and registered disabled. We have everything for you to enjoy this thrilling and challenging sport.
The centre is run by qualified instructors and drivers and is open 7 days a week from April 1 to October 31 (by appointment through the off season). You don’t have to be a member – non members are always welcome!
Skiing and Boarding
Set in the beautiful countryside around Whitworth, The Water Ski Academy boasts some of the best facilities for water skiing and wake boarding.
Provided by our BWSW qualified coaches and drivers, each bespoke session is tailored to suit every individual's needs on the water, so why not come and have a go?
Including BWSW Ski Boat Driver (SBD 1,2 & 3). UKCC Level 2 & 3 Coaching Qualifications.
We don’t only offer training in all aspects of skiing and boarding, we also train the trainers - we are a learning resource for Coaches and Officials.
We offer courses to “wannabe” Coaches and Drivers, Sport Specific First Aid Training and Child Protection Courses.
Over the winter months we will be running training seminars for Judges and Officials in all divisions of the sport so that we can have more inter-club competitions across the Northern Regions in the future.
Organised group bookings for schools, colleges and universities, disabled and special needs groups, corporate days etc can also be booked.
The current price list can be seen by Clicking Here.
And if you would like to know more about becoming a member, see our 'Membership' page here.
Facilities and Equipment:
We have a Victorian stone-built clubhouse with lounge/eating area.
Spacious changing rooms with showers and toilets for the disabled.
Kitchen facilities for hot and cold snacks, barbecues and picnic areas and excellent selection of pubs and B&B’s just seconds away.
Well maintained Malibu Tournament Boats from Hazelwoods Ski World
Walking and biking in the tranquil Whitworth Valley.
Full range of equipment: skis, boards, wetsuits, helmets, impact jackets, Water toys etc.