Popular board sports undertaken in the island include surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing and paddle boarding.
It is a good idea to get proper tuition before heading out on your own. There are a number of schools in the island that can teach you these sports.
Make sure your equipment is in good condition and attach any leashes securely
Check weather and tide conditions. Know your limits!
Always tell someone ashore of your intentions and never go alone, always go with a companion or in a group.
For more information on surfing safety and etiquette locally click here - http://www.jerseysurfboardclub.com/etiquette/