If you want to ride the wind on the lake, check out Atlanta’s windsurfing experts at WindSense. They offer lessons and rent gear during the peak lake season.
WindSense’s Windsurfing Basics lesson is designed to have you windsurfing qucikly and safely. The lesson is not a group lesson but is a private, one on one lesson. It consist of sail rigging and proper handling of the gear, uphauling the sail, sailing out and back, and turning (tacking.)
The cost is $60 for the 2+ hour class and there is a discount for Monday through Thursday classes. Once you have completed the class, you will be able to rent WindSense’s rental gear and will be given a $5 discount on your first 2 rentals.
It is WindSense’s policy not to rent gear to individuals who do not know the basic required skills. Lessons and rental gear are available from May through September.