Beginner


Book

Book your place at Festival Wakeboard Park to secure your slot.

Arrive

Arrive 30min before your booked session to allow yourself or group suffient time to change and listen to our skilled instructor.

Ride

Starting out with a One-on-One tuition from our highly skilled and trained instructor, we will have you riding in no time.

It's as easy as that!


We can teach from the age of 8 years old, all you will need to bring is your swim suit and a towel, we supply all the necessary equipement including: Board, Buoyancy Aid, Helmet and Wetsuit.

Bring Friends, Family and Partners along to view and record your session at Festival Wakeboard Park, and see your wakeboarding skills come to light.  

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WHICH ONE IS RIGHT FOR ME?

Slow Hour

10am till 11am every weekend, we run the Main Cable slightly slower which makes everything easier for beginners. Whether it be getting off the dock for the first time or tackling the corners, this is the best time to learn. We also offer FREE equipment hire during this session so all you need to bring is a swimming costume and a towel. 
From £20 per person 

TASTER SESSION

15 Minutes on our Beginners Cable with one to one tuition. All the necessary equipment is included so all you need to bring is a swimming costume & a towel.

Ideal for first timers.
£25 per person

BEGINNER SESSION

15 Minutes on our Beginners Cable with one to one tuition, followed by 45 minutes on the Main Cable to put to practice what you have just learnt. All the necessary equipment is included so all you need to bring is a swimming costume and a towel. Perfect for those who have tried before but wanting to improve the basics.
£35 per person

*£25 if you participate on the Aqua Park

(call us on 01268 293407 to receive this offer)

PROGRESSION SESSION

6 Individual sessions on our Beginners Cable with one to one tuition. All the necessary equipment is included so all you need to bring is a swimming costume and a towel. Set up to help those who want to improve their skills or learn new tricks.
£120 per person


Voucher Purchase 

Slow Hour

Ideal for
beginners of all ages
  • Time on S2: 0 mins
  • Time on Main Cable: 1 hour

  • £20 per person (under 16's only)
  • Go To Purchase Page

Taster Session

Ideal for
(but not limited to)
1st Timers

Beginner Session

Ideal for
(but not limited to)
Beginners
  • Time on S2: 15 min
  • Time on Main Cable: 45min
  • £35 per person
  • *£25 if you participate on the Aqua Park this season
  • Go To Purchase Page

Progression Session

Ideal for
(but not limited to)
Beginners

*For anyone who has been on the Aqua Park in 2019, you receive the special price of £25 for a Beginner Session                                             (call us on 01268 293407 to receive this offer)

S2 = System 2.0 This is a straight line Beginners Cable system.

Slow Cable


In addition to the above dedicated beginner sessions, we also slow down the Main Cable on weekends between 10am and 11am. This session is designed for participants who have perfected the Beginners Cable and want to give the Main Cable a try for the first time. Running slower, the Main Cable becomes a lesser challenage than at normal speed and is ideal for children and beginners of all ages. We also offer FREE equipment hire during this session!!!

Find Us

Festival Wakeboard and Aqua Park is located to the side of Festival Leisure Park, just off Cranes Farm Road, Basildon - only 5 minutes from either the A127 or A13. Just follow the brown signs for Festival Leisure Park, where there is ample parking for you to use free of charge. Please park here and walk through the main entrance by the cinema. Our complex is straight ahead in front of you overlooking the lake. We look forward to seeing you!