Jersey is an excellent destination for sports enthusiasts looking for an active holiday year round. With its clean waters, the island attracts windsurfers, waterskiers and yachtsman alike. Qualified scuba divers can explore fish-filled caves, rocks, caves and sunken wrecks and equipment hire and tuition are available. The best venue for surfing is St Ouen's Bay, where the waves are definitely championship standard and there are good windsurfing facilities at St Brelade's and St Aubin's.
Other Jersey activities include horseriding, tennis, lawn bowls, croquet, clay pigeon shooting and fishing. If the sun doesn't shine, there's still plenty to do if you move indoors. Attempt a strike at ten-pin bowling, play a frame of snooker or enjoy the extensive facilities at Fort Regent.
Enhance your stay
During the summer months head to St Brelade's bay where Absolute Adventures have a kiosk on the beach with all manner of water activities available.
A 15 minute thrilling RIB ride away to a rocky outcrop with a few fisherman huts, hidden beaches and an incredible array of wildlife.
For an exciting adventure on a windy day in Jersey - think blokarting - where karting meets sailing, but on the sand. A brilliant activity for the whole family.
Try coasteering - a fusion of rock climbing, scrambling, swimming and supervised cliff jumping. An ideal way to enjoy Jersey's natural coastline and wildlife.
Stand Up Paddle Boarding
One of the fastest growing watersports in the world, stand up paddleboarding is a whole new way to play in the ocean.
Surf Lesson or Kayak Tour
Try your hand at surfing with an expert to guide you or relax on a guided sea kayak tour with a professional instructor.