Category: Watersports

Deputy Minister praises boat show for boosting economy

The All Wales Boat Show in Conwy has been praised for boosting the local economy – with the first yacht sold within minutes of the gates opening.   Thousands flocked to the three-day event at Conwy Quay marina, which featured luxury yachts through to power boats, coracles and even bath tubs.   “This is a… Read more »

Come and grab a world record – in a bath tub

The man who can travel faster in a bath than anyone else on the planet is challenging all-comers to break his world record in North Wales. Current holder Tony Bain will be cheering contestants on from the sidelines at  the All Wales Boat Show, which runs in Conwy from May 30-June1. Up for grabs is… Read more »

Get out on the water with Plas Menai

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… Read more »


Wakeboarding, Web Jets, Catamarans, Sailing, Rowing, Paddle Boards……. it’s all booked in for 2014   North Wales offers a large number of beautiful locations for canoeing and kayaking including hidden creeks, tranquil rivers, idyllic lakes as well as steep chutes and boulder strewn rapids for a spot of whitewater rafting and not forgetting the expanse… Read more »


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, West Midlands and the Celtic Nations of Isle of Man, Scotland and Ireland. The event was established in 2008 and… Read more »