The English plus programmes are ideal for teenagers and adults alike who wish to combine English study with a leisure or cultural activity of their choice.
For instance, it is possible to attend English language lessons and then participate in sports, such as Golf, Tennis or Scuba-diving. Another possibility is to follow a course that blends English study with a cultural programme related to the history and folklore of the Maltese Islands.
Such English and More courses will appeal to the students who wish to give added meaning to their learning of English, knowing that the Maltese Islands offer the best opportunity to indulge in their favorite sport or leisure activity.
Your requirements in English are consequently happily combined with the pleasures and joys of life and therefore good value for your time and money.
Some examples of English and More courses are:
- English plus Golf
- English plus Diving
- English plus Tennis
- English plus Sailing
- English plus Culture
- English plus History
- English plus Sports
- English plus Windsurfing
Period of operation: All year round
English plus Windsurfing or SUP Standup Paddleboarding
Malta boasts a large and accommodating variety of windsurfing locations for all skills and challenges, from flat calm waters perfect for beginners to more challenging rocky areas where the wind is higher. Mellieha Bay in the North and St. Thomas Bay in Marsascala at the opposite end of the island offer similar and varied conditions for all windsurfing levels.
Some of the most popular spots for windsurfing and SUP in Malta are also some of the most breathtaking and are ideal for many other water sports and activities including sailing, kayaking, harbor cruises, snorkeling, diving and more.
Ghallet Marku is no doubt one of the most famous spots for windsurfing and SUP Standup Paddleboarding in Malta; located along the northern coastline between Salina and Mellieha. Favourable winds in this area are common and so surfers are a popular sight just offshore.
This course is ideal for those students wishing to combine English lessons with windsurfing in Malta. The English plus windsurfing programme is available for all ages: adults, families (parents and children) travelling together on family programmes and juniors (12 years to 17 years).
A single lesson of windsurfing is 2 hours long and the price is Euro 65. The price includes the renting of equipment and wetsuit if needed.
A windsurfing group course is 6 hours long split into 2 or 3 sessions. The price is Euro 160 and includes the renting of equipment and wetsuit if needed.
SUP lesson is 1 hour long and costs Euro 15. The price includes the board rental. An extra charge of Euro 5 for the wetsuit when necessary.
A session of SUP Yoga is 1 hour long and costs Euro 20. The price includes the rental of board
SUP tour is 3/4 hours long and costs Euro 35. The price includes the renting of the board and the tour leader.
All activities are subject to weather conditions and location can be changed at short notice due to safety reasons.
About the School
Why study with GSE? Because we’re good at our job! Our teachers are highly qualified and experienced. All our teachers are native speakers of English.