Miami is a great spot to windsurf, confirmed windsurfers can practiced on all Miami beaches, from South Beach to Miami Beach, they bring their equipment and fly. Some beaches offer also windsurf rentals, there are mostly located next to hotel resorts mainly in South Beach and Sunny Isles. In Miami Beach the best spots are at 1st Street and 21st Street.
Windsurfing on the open ocean request a confirmed windsurfer status. Beginner and intermediate windsurfers will be better off practicing off Key Biscayne. This spot is recognized as one of the best spot to learn the very complete windsurf sport. Views are just wonderful, the Biscayne bay, Coconut Grove and Downtown Miami.
Windsurfers can practice windsurf in Key Biscayne, some bring their own boards and follow the winds, other need to rent their equipment.
Windsurfers can rent boards on the the Rickenbacker causeway. Several vendors offer their services.
The best company is Sailboard Miami which offers boards and sails of all levels that can be rented by the hour. Individual windsurf classes are offered also, the company guarantees that they will teach anybody to windsurf in 2 hours. Teachers are giving lessons 3 times daily.
The access is easy, take the Rickenbaker causeway, 3/10 th of a mile after the toll on the south shore you will find the Sailboard Miami Truck . The company operates 5 days a week (except Wednesdays nor Thursdays)
Nov –Mar from 10-6
Apr-Oct from 11- 7
Tel 305 361 72 45