PWA Worldcup 2013 – Windsurfing El Medano

Tenerife windsurfing World Championships

PWA World  Cup 2013 - El Médano

Is held every year in the South of Tenerife the Windsurf World Cup, specifically on the beach of El Medano. This year the selected days will be of the 3 to the 9 August.

PWA World Cup 2013 - El Médano

This event brings together a large crowd of lovers of this sport, as well as curious that they admire the feats of these athletes. The Championship always exceeds the expectations of those who come to the area.

In addition, the nights are enlivened by the electronic music of DJs, both local and international, in the tent that is enabled for that event close to the beach.

El Medano

PWA World Cup 2013 - El MédanoThere are two fundamental things that characterize the beach of El Medano as one of the best places to practice this discipline: the regular trade winds that sweep the complex and act as a magnet for surfers and the precious natural sandy beaches stretching for more than 3 kilometers along its coast.

As mentioned in previous post, the beach of El Medano is located on the South coast of Tenerife, a few kilometres from the South Airport and only 20 minutes from our hotel. This beach is a constant concentration of athletes who practice both Surf, as kite boarding o wind surfing.

El Medano is only Sun, Surf, Beach and an area of bars and restaurants with an ideal environment to disconnect, with a mixture of Canaries and visitors from all corners of the world.

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Surfing in Tenerife

Practise Surfing year round in Tenerife

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This week from the Regency Country Club we propose some of the best surfing beaches in the south of Tenerife.

Thanks to the geographical situation and the climate of the island, it is posible to practice this sport all year round.

In Tenerife we have the best sea and wave conditions as well as a fantastic marine ecosystem and volcanic reefs.

On the island many visitors as well as locals choose the beaches listed below to surf and bodyboard (both very popular), longboarding and SUP (Stand Up Paddle).

If you are thinking of learning any of these sports, there exist numerous schools which will make your stay on the island a fantastic opportunity to hook up with these incredible activities.

The island’s beaches have waves riding right, left, spikes and tubes attracting surf lovers in summer and winter from all over Europe.

Suitable Surfing Beaches in South Tenerife.

Las Conchas (Guia de Isora):

This is one of the best know on the south coast. Quality waves break in this zone up to 2 metres in height. The beach has showers, car parking, restaurants, lifeguards and toilets.

This beach is located 20 minutes from our hotel.

Punta Balanca (Guia de Isora)

In this natural environment protected by mountains one finds a microclimate where the temperatures rarely drop below 20 degrees. Here the waves are between 2 and 4 metres. The surf is quite strong from the northwest and is ideal throughout winter.

This beach is located 20 minutes from our hotel.

Surfing in Tenerife - Regency Country Club

Las Palmeras (Playa de las Americas)

This is one of the best beaches on the island from which to practice bodyboarding. The waves go from one and a half metres and are of excellent quality throughout the whole year. The beach has showers, car parking, restaurants, lifeguards and toilets.

This beach is located 10 minutes from our hotel.

Surfing in Tenerife - Regency Country Club

Las Gallestas ( Las Galletas )

Las Galletas is a nice little town in the south of Tenerife famous for its tranquility. The waves go between one and three metres. The surf is usually strongest from the south and perfect for surfing in summer. The beach has showers, car parking, restaurants, lifeguards and toilets.

Surfing in Tenerife - Regency Country Club

There are four points where it is possible to surf: El Muelle, La Peraltera, La Tubera (perfect for bodyboarding) and La Ballena.

This town is 15 minutes from our hotel.

Surfing in Tenerife - Regency Country Club

El Médano (Granadilla de Abona)

This area of Tenerife is most globally popular for Kitesurfing and Windsurfing. El Médano is one point on the island where there is a constant wind 250 days of the year.

Surfing in Tenerife - Regency Country Club

Every year in mid-July a windsurfing championship is held here as well as the Spanish itesurfing Championship.

Surfing in Tenerife - Regency Country Club

The beaches in this zone are: Playa Sur or The Bay and Playa Cabezo (the place where the World Championships are organised) and the El Muelle.

El Medano is found 20 minutes from our hotel.

These are some of the reasons why, if you like water sports, you should visit Tenerife and that it has the largest artificial wave in the world which we spoke about in another post.

Make your reservation to the Regency Country Club and enjoy your favourite activity in a perfect place.

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Surf in Tenerife – Surf in the Siam Park

Surf in Tenerife – Surf in the Siam Park with the biggest artificial wave in the world.

Do you like surfing? Are you one of those people that travels the world searching for the biggest waves?

If the answer is yes – then at the Siam Park you will find the world´s largest, at three metres high, artificial wave.

Surf in Tenerife, Surf in Siam Park - Regency Country Club

The water park beats many records but it is for this that the park is recognized and talked about by all the intrepid surfers who dare to ride the crest of this incredible wave.

Surf in Tenerife, Surf in Siam Park - Regency Country Club

In the wave pool you can swim in waters heated to a temperature of 24 degrees centigrade and bask on its sandy white beach.

Surf in Tenerife, Surf in Siam Park - Regency Country Club

When the gong sounds – it´s showtime! To the delight of those that love adrenaline a huge wave appears as if from nowhere.

The Siam Park provides you with a telephone number (+34 902 060 000) where you can book this wonderful pool and surf to your hearts content.

You cannot miss the chance to enjoy your favourite sport in an idyllic setting perfect for the delight of everyone.

Surf in Tenerife, Surf in Siam Park - Regency Country Club

With your reservation to the Regency Country Club you will have free tickets to the Siam Park to make the most of your stay.

What are you waiting for? Make your reservation today.

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