- Surf / Sup
X-Train was established in 1991 and since then has focused on providing the best windsurf, kitesurf, stand up paddle surf and surf lessons, instruction and courses to thousands of happy customers.
Over the last 11 years, X-Train has pioneered kids’ watersports tuition in its Rippers programme which has excelled in teaching children as young as 5 years old how to windsurf, surf and power kite.
Simon Bassett, the owner of X-Train, 2XS and West Wittering Windsurf Club, has developed and rolled out a coaching programme for SUP instructors as the BSUPA head coach. In 2006, X-Train was one of the first SUP schools and since then they have succeeded in teaching hundreds of people how to stand up paddle surf
X-Train is based at West Wittering Windsurf Club, a premium windsurfing, kitesurfing and SUP centre that offers a beautiful beach (West Wittering Beach), great club facilities (a modern club house, changing rooms with hot showers, WIFI, a kitchen and free tea and coffee), a jet-ski rescue service and equipment storage.
X-train has featured in the BBC News, Observer, London Lite, Metro, Times, Times Magazine and Brighton Argos.