Blokarting

If you’re looking for an exciting adventure on a windy day in Jersey then here it is! Think go karting meets sailing, but on the sand… propelled by the wind…! Witness 75 year old grannies shrieking gleefully as they overtake their grandkids, and watch as mums and dads go head to head. The blokart is easy to master, hand steered like a bike, and there’s only one sail. We’ll give you a ten minute sailing and safety brief and then off you go!

DAYS: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday

TIME*: 2 hours before and after low tide

DURATION: 1 hour

LOCATION: St Ouen’s Bay

PRICE:

ADULTS: £30     |     UNDER 16s: £25     |     4 – 7 YEARS: £15

AGE LIMITS: 8 years + in a single blokart; 4-7 years in a side cart

  • *Contact us, or head to the BOOK NOW page, for specific timings, as these will vary from day to day according to the tides

 

FAQs for Blokarting :

Where does blokarting take place? – In the middle if St Ouens Bay, next to the slip way by Big Vern’s Cafe. This location is ideally exposed to all wind directions.

When is the activity centre open for blokarting? – We are open all year round (wind & tide permitting). 

Do we do shorter blokart sessions? – Yes for groups of 6 or more we do 30 minute sessions for £15

What do I need to bring?  – Closed shoes, such as trainers, and warm clothing, inc. gloves if it is cold.

What ages do you cater for on the blokarts? – From the 4 to the 80 year old adventurer! We have a side cart for ages under 4-7, whilst those aged 8 and over can take control of their own blokart.

How many people can go blokarting? – There is a maximum amount of 8 blokarts on the track at one time, however if you have a larger group we can arrange a rotational session.

Do Absolute Adventures cater for corporate events, parties and school groups? – Yes! Blokarts can be part of a fun beach day for any organised group event. We can accommodate groups of 80+ and can involve local surf schools and private hire of venue close to the blokart site.

Do I need to book in advance? – Yes, blokarting is very popular and booking in advance is recommended.

Is blokarting safe? – Blokarting is an extreme activity that does come with an element of risk but as an approved Adventuremark and British Canoe Union Centre this certifies that our equipment, staff qualifications, and relevant Health and Safety documents have been independently inspected and approved.

What is the difference between a blokart & x-sail? – They are both trading names of land yachts similar in design.