Cowes Harbour Commission welcomes and actively encourages watersports and activities within the harbour. There are a number of sail training organisations active in Cowes including including UKSA and Girls For Sail.
A Shrape Watersports Area provides a safe zone in the Inner Harbour for the following activities to take place and if safe to do so, to exceed the 6 knot speed limit.
i. Dinghy and dayboat sailing
ii. Wind surfing
iii. Kite surfing
v. Support and rescue craft involved in the above activities.
Please refer to the relevant sections for details on the various activities: