The Student Windsurfing Association

Ladies and gentlemen, windsurfers of all ages, it is time for the greatest show on earth. Yes that’s right, the most anticipated, amazing and astounding adventure has arrived! From the 14th-16th October, the circus is in town, so abscond from academia and attend...

Aussie Kiss 15

In a spectacular, sure to scintillate the senses the SWA have scored a shoreside spot for the greatest grandstand for generations. 

This year, for the first time ever, there will be two dramatic days and notorious nights held in the big top tent at Roadford Lake. We will be camping, so remember your tents!

To find out more about this years AK take a look at the sections below!

Note the 'Key Changes' section for key changes from previous years.

If you have any questions then get in touch with your clubs president or the SWA committee!! 


General Info


Roadford is once again the spectacular location and the weekend of 14th-16th October

We have sooo much in store for this year’s festival. For the tidy sum of £42.69 you get:

  • Campsite accommodation for two nights (don't forget your tents!)
  • Two days of windsurfing at Roadford Lake with 100s of other windsurfers and instructors on the water creating a unique and super awesome vibe
  • Friday night party to get to meet some life changing people and unwind for the epicness of the weekend ahead
  • Industry sponsors demoing kit, selling winter essentials and generally looking cool
  • Lots of really insightful clinics for all abilities, ran by industry leading legends
  • Full RYA standard instructor lead beginner sessions
  • Inter-club competition kicking off the SWA 2016/17 series

AND OF COURSE…The epic, unrivalled, mind blowing, out of control Saturday night Fancy Dress Party that is on another scale!!!

Get your creative minds together and come with your very best, downright genius take on the theme of Circus

At this point wipe off the drool from your keyboard and head straight to the event ticket pages (if you’re computer hasn’t packed up from all the drool) and buy yourself one of the golden Aussie Kiss 15 tickets!!

(Party only tickets (doesn't include windsurfing) will be available during the week of the event. Instructor tickets available for £27.69)

Key changes


  • Registration will be at the Roadford lake site
  • (More info to come in the main info pack)


  • We are not staying at Bude holiday park this year.
  • We will be camping at the Roadfoard lake site. (Bring your own tent).
  • Camping is in a field, fields are made of mud.
  • This means no more 45 minutes drives between the lake & the accommodation, earlier party starts, less things to break.


  • Breakfast will be provided, but it will not be free (and thus is optional).
  • Lunch, as always, will be lunch available from Roadfoard.
  • Dinner is another optional £6 on the Saturday night.
  • Use of camping stoves, disposable BBQs & flames in general are not allowed.


  • We will be partying in a circus style tent (with DJ etc.).
  • This tent is in a field, fields are made of mud.

Windsurfing & Lake activities will be the same as previous years

-- Adam

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