Adventure – Explore – Discover

We want to inspire everybody to get out on the water to enjoy and explore the magnificent coastal location of St.Ives.

The Ocean Sports Centre is a family run business located on the stunning beach of Carbis Bay.

We offer something for everyone, whether you want to learn the latest watersports craze of Stand Up Paddleboarding, explore the bay on kayak or head out on an adventure in our canoes  – there so many ways to get out on the water and enjoy the Cornish coast!

All activities can be arranged for individuals, groups, parties and families.

Carbis bay is a unique and stunning location, a golden sandy beach and clear waters, you could call it the Cornish Caribbean! We are 10 mins from St Ives main town, so escape the hustle and bustle and come and relax on this best kept secret!

Come and join the FUN at Carbis Bay this Summer!

British Canoe Union

We are accredited by The British Canoe Union to provide lessons and activities using canoes, ocean ski’s and Kayaks.

Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

Adventure activities licensing ensures that activity providers follow good safety management practices. These should allow young people to experience exciting and stimulating activities outdoors without being exposed to avoidable risks.


See you at the Beach!

The Ocean Sports Centre is proud to be in Association with:

Carbis Bay Hotel

Ocean Sports Centre in Association with Starboard