Adrenalin-fuelled new watersport set to make a splash in Conwy

Apr 04, 2014 Comments Off by

Dare devil visitors will get the chance to be the first in Wales to try out a spectacular new type of watersport set to make a big splash in Conwy. The company that brought flyboarding – already tried by Hollywood stars like Leonardo DeCaprio, Tom Cruise and Vin Diesel – to the UK will be […]

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Feb 19, 2014 Comments Off by

The All Wales Boat Show is a celebratory festival of all water-based activities and is unique to the Region with a catchment area that covers not only all of Wales but also the North West, Isle of Man, West Midlands  and Ireland. The event was established in 2008 and ran successfully in August for four […]

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RYA “Active Marina Experience” back for second year

Feb 05, 2014 Comments Off by

Following the success of last year’s RYA Active Marina Experience at the All Wales Boat Show, WYA will again be offering you the opportunity to refresh your boating skills and gain top tips from expert instructors at the All Wales Boat Show. FREE on-the-water and shorebased workshops in partnership with Celtic Cruising & Snowdonia Sailing School. From berthing […]

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World Bathtubbing Championships back at the Show for 2014

Jan 01, 2014 Comments Off

The bizarre sport of bathtubbing, enjoyed by TV stars Rory McGrath and Will Mellor, comes back to the Boat Show this year, with the World Championships. Winner of the woman’s open championship was 47-year-old Wendy McGee, of Llandudno Junction, who paddled her tub over the 100-metre course in a time of 1 minute 45 seconds […]

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Bond is back as boat show makes a £1 million splash

Feb 04, 2014 Comments Off

A boat show that generated £1 million worth of business and brought a touch of James Bond glamour to North Wales is back. The second All Wales Boat Show will be held at Conwy Quay Marina from May 30 to June 1 and will be officially opened by the Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, […]

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Get out on the water with Plas Menai

Jan 26, 2014 Comments Off

Plas Menai National Watersports Centre will  be back for the 2nd year running a number of free Sit on Top Kayak sessions. Come along to the Welsh Watersports area and book yourself onto a free half our session. We can take up to 6 people for each half our slot running at various times throughout […]

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Unique River Cruise at the Boat Show

Jan 21, 2014 Comments Off

The Princess Christina is again all booked for ferrying show visitors from Conwy Harbour to Conwy Quay Marina and back again, when the tide isn’t suitable there is a beautiful walk along the river back, 10-20 minute walk. This single return journey is included in your ticket purchase. The Princess Christina was designed to work the […]

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Wales’ Boat Show was a “Splash Hit” and is ready to set sail for 2014

Jan 09, 2014 Comments Off

WALES’ first national boat show was a “splash hit” with thousands of sea-loving visitors and scores of exhibitors. For 2014 based on feedback from the first show the main site will be staged at Conwy Quay Marina with a gateway at Conwy Harbour, included in the line-up of £4 million worth of world-class boats, there […]

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