Torquay is a town on the south west coast of Devon, and forms a third of the Torbay area. The Torbay area also consists of Brixham and Paignton. Torquay is also referred to as the English Riviera. The town consists of a number of regions that over time have combined into the town now known as Torquay. In addition to its shopping centre and harbour area, Torquay also offers tourists a number of beaches. Other tourist attractions include Kents Cavern and Living Coasts. Torquay lies south of Exeter, and north east of Plymouth.
Watersports (ie Bodyboarding, Canoeing, Coasteering, Diving, Kayaking, Kitesurfing, Powerboating, PWCs, Rafting, Rowing, Sailing, SUP, Surfing, Swimming, Wakeboarding, Waterskiing, Windsurfing) in Torquay, Devon, includes the following:-
(Other places in Devon are: Barnstaple, Bideford, Braunton, Brixham, Croyde, Dartmouth, Exeter, Exmouth, Ilfracombe, Lundy, Lynmouth, Paignton, Plymouth, Salcombe, Sidmouth, Teignmouth, Tiverton, Topsham, Torquay, Woolacombe)
DiversDown - DIVING Hire/Charter, Courses, Activities, Holidays, Club/Assoc, Shop. - 01803 327111. Divers Down Babbacombe Devon is a PADI / BSAC reg. scuba diving school and retail centre. Equipment rental, service and sales.
Extreme Coasteering - COASTEERING. - 07816169011. What is Coasteering? As seen on the BBC, our fully qualified team will take you to scramble, swim, traverse, climb, jump and free fall your way to an adrenaline pumping time along some of the most exciting coastline in the UK! What's included in the Coasteering package? Fully insured Coasteering specialists. Fully qualified instructors. Full safety equipment. Free photo's of the experience. 2 - 3 hour Coasteering session. Tailored session for your group. Wetsuit, Buoyancy Aid and Helmet! An adrenaline pumping time! Free place for the stag, hen or organiser. Location: Extreme Coasteering operate from Newquay in Cornwall, Croyde in North Devon, Torquay in South Devon and near Bournemouth in Dorset.
Torbay BSAC 0008 Scuba Diving Club - DIVING Courses, Activities, Club/Assoc. - Richard - 07968 548824 Nick - 07767371759. Torbay British Sub Aqua Club (BSAC) is based at Torquay Harbour. This long established scuba diving club offers club members extensive all year round diving from its Hardboat TD1, moored in Torquay Harbour; RIB diving; Air fills from its own compressor. The Club runs BSAC training courses for beginners, and skill development courses for qualified divers. The club meets every Wednesday, come rain or shine, 8:30 pm at Torquay Rugby club to socialise, train and arrange dives. Come along and meet us or contact us by phone, email or via our Website or FaceBook page.
Swim Torquay - SWIMMING.
Two Bare Feet - SURFING Shop.
Cardinal Yachts - SAILING Hire/Charter, Courses.
Jennifer Ann Charters - DIVING Hire/Charter. - 07971 276658. Jennifer Ann is an Offshore 105 MCA coded for 10 passengers for up to 60 miles offshore. Her owner/operator/skipper is Rick Parker, he has been a skipper for 30 years and a commercial skipper for 12 years. We operate out of Torquay Harbour and will cover all sorts of charter needs, out primary charter work is scuba diving trips.
Torbay Sea School - SAILING Hire/Charter, Courses | PWC Hire, Courses | POWERBOAT Hire/Charter, Courses. - 01803 665 556. We are an RYA Training Centre based in the picturesque and charming area of South Devon We cater for most types of boating including PWC (Jet Ski) training, Powerboat, Sail Cruising and Motor Cruising. We use a 2006 Fairline Phantom 40 for our motor cruising and a 2006 Bavaria 37 for our Sail Training. Full details can be found on our website and PWC/Powerboat courses and charter can be found on our dedicated site at www.powerboat-instruction.co.uk.
Torbay & Dartmouth Powerboat School - POWERBOAT Hire/Charter, Courses. - 01803 665 556. Based in beautiful South Devon and operating a 7.8 metre Ribcraft RIB with a 300 hp Suzuki outboard, we can provide tuition from RYA Level 1 to Advanced Powerboat Instructor through our parent school Torbay Sea School. We can also provide Skippered RIB charter for up to 8 persons for either corporate days out or simply a special RIB ride for an anniversary or birthday.