We run mass participation kitesurfing and SUP events. To date we have broken 7 GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ and raised over £160,000 for charity.


Kitesurfing Armada UK

Hayling Island, 22-24th June 2018

The 2017 Virgin Kitesurfing Armada Festival will take place on Hayling Island from the 22-24th June.  The 3-day kitesurfing festival will feature live music, a brands marquee, pro and industry talks, a family zone, quality food court and bars, the kite spa, camping, parties and of course loads of kitesurfing!

Neilson SUP Armada UK

Bewl Water, 21-23rd July 2017

The Neilson SUP Armada will be held on the weekend of the 21st- 23rd July at the stunning Bewl Water country park. The event will feature SUP activities for the whole family, including taster sessions for beginners, fun races, the Euro Tour as well as the Guinness World Records attempt.

Kite & SUP Youth Tour

Various Locations in the UK, April & May 2017

Kitesurfing Armada 2016

The Armada Trust, the BKSA and BSUPA are delighted to launch the first ever Kite & SUP Youth Tour with 8 tour stops around the country run every weekend throughout April and May 2017. See more details and sign up here.

Kite SUP Run Charity Challenge

30th September 2017, Hayling Island – FREE ENTRY!

Enter the first ever Kite SUP Run Charity Challenge takes place on 30th September on Hayling Island. This brand new triathlon will be raising funds for the Armada Trust and Virgin Unite – it’s going to be great fun and open to everyone. See more details and sign up here.