Welcome to Pozo Izquierdo


There are a number of companies offering equipment rental and classes. Try Cutre Windsurf School, who conduct their lessons via radio-connected helmets, or Pozo Winds, who also offer windsurfing, kitesurfing and stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) lessons. The schools can organise accommodation or there's a large hostel at the Centro Internacional de Windsurfing, right on the beachfront with ocean views from the dorms.


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2-hour Windsurfing Course for Beginners at Bahía de Formas in Gran Canaria

Learn how to windsurf with this introductory course offered by Cutre Windsurf, a school with more than 30 years of experience in windsurfing. You will learn in Bahia de Formas, one of the best spots for windsurf beginners in Gran Canaria, near Pozo Izquierdo, known for its ideal conditions for this sport, that has been one of the main venues of the Windsurfing World Championship. The professional world champions Björn Dunkerbeck and Daida and Iballa Ruano have learned in its waters. You will be able to start this fantastic sport in the first windsurfing school of Pozo Izquierdo, with the help of officially qualified instructors, who will teach you the best techniques and methods. The course begins with a 10-minute theory lesson on sailing and equipment’s operation. Afterwards, participants will perform water balance exercises with the board and sail. You will learn upwind and downwind navigation techniques, to handle navigation course, to change direction and safety rules. You can take the course from Monday to Sunday, from 10:00 to 19:00. The start time will be confirmed once you have made your reservation, as it depends on weather conditions. Cutre Windsurf offers a pick-up service for guests staying in Maspalomas or Playa del Inglés included in the price. Cutre Windsurf reserves the right to suspend a class due to weather conditions (large waves or winds over 35 knots, etc.), which may result in a change in the activity’s date. All participants must be able to swim to do the course. You will have a best-quality sailboard at your disposal. You will have a 2-hour lesson on one of the best surfing spots in the island. Your monitor will help you with anything you need.