About Us

Wingfoil Nelson is the home of foiling in the ‘Top of the South’ and represents an exciting step into the future for New Zealand’s oldest yacht club!

With pristine waters on our doorstep, reliable winds and accessible at any tide, it really is your perfect place to learn and enjoy everything this exciting new sport has to offer.



We offer a variety of lesson options, whether it’s your first time on the ocean or you’re an advanced rider looking to hone your skills.

Our experienced, passionate coaches will fill you with confidence in a safe and fun environment.

We use club powerboats to provide that reassuring safety cover and to help maximise your time on the water.


Wingfoil Nelson is an exciting new addition to Nelson Yacht Club’s Sailing School activities.

Nelson Yacht Club is a registered charity “focused on providing educational, recreational and competitive sailing and watersports opportunities for all in the Nelson and Tasman region“.

Become a member to access discounted pricing, supervised sessions and more!

Equipment Sales

Our relationships with some of the leading New Zealand and International brands give you the opportunity to purchase top class equipment.

Be guided to the right option for you from start to finish with our knowledgeable coaches.

To top it off, all profit from the sale of equipment feeds back into supporting sailing and watersports here in Nelson!