Forecast at your fingertips! We have grouped all the popular forecasts into one spot for you and provided a list of useful link to make sure you do not miss a session in the North East. Enjoy!

Windfinder Weather Forecasts Alnmouth / Boulmer:

Windfinder Weather Forecasts Redcar / Markse:

Windfinder Real Time Data:


Windguru Wind Forecasts:

Tynemouth Surf Report:

Animated Swell Forecast for the UK:

Useful Resources

Weather Information:  Real Time Wind Data for South Shields.  Real Time Wind Data for Teesside.  Real Time Wind Data for Druridge Bay and Newbiggin.  Provides real time and forecast wind speeds for the whole UK. - Tides 

Provides tide predictions for all of the UK as well as general weather forecasts. Provides forecasting for the whole UK. Provides forecasting for the whole UK and real time data.  Often gets updated before  Popup blocker required to prevent site becoming very annoying! Excellent surf reports for the whole of the uk with animated wave and wind models
A1 Surf  Provides surf reports for the whole of the UK

Web Cams:

South Shields  This is a live webcam link for South Shields, refreshed every 15 seconds. It's situated near the Sandhaven Chalets.
Tynemouth Image updated every 2 minutes.  Refresh required to see latest image.  Overlooks south end of Tynemouth.
Coldingham Bay Image refreshed every 20 seconds.  Coldingham is located about 40 mins north of Bamburgh.

Kitesurfing Trips:

Kitesurfing Holidays Search for kitesurfing schools, holidays and vacations in kitesurfing destinations worldwide.

Sources for 2nd Hand Kit: 

NEKitesurfing Forum Useful to advertise to people in the local area.  Saves the hassle of post and packaging costs etc.
Flexifoil Forum Very popular.  Particularly for landboarding and buggying equipment.
Kiteboarder Forum Great for kitesurfing equipment.
Kiteforum Forum Good for kitesurfing equipment although a lot of the advertisements are from abroad.
EBay Tons of kitesurfing equipment here.  

Kite Repairs:

Trident UK Local shop, based in Gateshead.  They do a lot of kite repairs, and can do board repairs. They also stock wetsuits, neoprene accessories etc, drysuits and more.
NEKitesurfing DIY Kite, Board & Wetsuit Repair Kits NEKitesurfing provides a large number of kite and board repair equipment. You can easily repair your own bladders, ripstop sails, bladder valves. Video's and manuals provided.
The Loft Workshop National shop.  Advertised in the kitesurf magazines
Storrar Marine Store Local marine chandler on the coast road of Newcastle.  Often fix sails and kites.
Cygnus Sails National shop.  Advertised in the kitesurf magazines.
Local Shops:
NEKitesurfing Kite Shop NEKitesurfing provides kitesurfers with all kitesurf equipment such as boards, kites, harnesses, windmeters. Click on the online shop button and take a look around.
Tynemouth Surf Co. Local surf shop for wetsuits, boots, gloves etc.  Also provides wetsuit hire.
Rubber Soul Local surf shop for wetsuits, boots, gloves etc.  
Tynemouth Extreme Local shop selling landboards, skateboard etc.
Windsurfing Sites:
Northumbrian Windsurfing Club Windsurfing club for the Northumbrian Region.  Also has a good locations guide, forecast and forum.
Regional Kite Schools:
Orbital Winds Kiteschool in Ireland. Really nice guy so check him out if you are planning a trip over there.


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