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Boardworx the Best Watersports Store in the UK

Boardworx started its journey back in 1982 when it was called Whitstable Windsurfing.

We are one of the biggest watersports stores in the UK.

Boardworx watersports shop

Here at Boardworx you will find an extensive range of surf and outdoor apparel.  From Patagonia, Billabong, Rip Curl, Weird Fish, StanceVolcom also Reef flip flops and Yeti hardware helping Boardworx to be one of the largest watersports shops.

We are known for our huge selection of mens and womens wetsuits plus boots, gloves and hoods and all the accessories you may need.

Boardworx is a UK dealer for many of the best kitesurfing brands...DuotoneF-One, Slingshot, Severne, Starboard, Ezzy and Core kites.   We also have a range of wind foiling or wing boarding equipment. This new water sport is growing and developing very quickly With its brands like Ensis, Fanatic and F-one all leading the way.

Paddleboarding has grown in popularity here in the UK. Whitstable is a very safe location to try stand up paddle boarding. Why not learn on a Red paddle, Sandbanks and Fanatic paddle boards? There are many SUP accessories you may need. If you want to rent a board, get in contact with Oystercoast

Check out a webcam and weather at Webcam at Boardworx Whitstable or Wind forecast.


Meet the Boardworx staff.

Mark, the boss.

Mark has been in the water all his life. Starting as a windsurfer and instructor, he now enjoys kite surfing on twin tips, surfboards and foil boards. As he has been enjoying the water for 50 plus years importantly this has given him a vast knowledge of the sea. Lastly his Favourite Beachis anywhere as long as it's hot and windy.



karen is one of our in-store buyers who has windsurfed and she also enjoys paddle boarding, kayaking and snowboarding giving her a great knowledge of wetsuits and how they should fit, loves the outdoors.
Favourite Beach: Calblanque beach Spain, clear warm water.


Windsurfed since age 16, loves any board sport, he can kitesurf, snowboard, surf and is now wingsurfing or wing foiling. Board repairer and instore buyer.

Favourite Beach: Any with a knee high wave or bigger.

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