Many of the vast range of Foils and foil boards designed and made by Fanatic are available for test and demo at our waterside centre at Calshot Spit. Whether you are looking for your first wing foil setup or looking to upgrade to a more responsive kit - Fanatic offer plenty of options to choose from. Fanatic has become an iconic designer and producer of waterbased boardsports. Founded in 1981 and rooted in the world of windsurfing, the rider driven team at Fanatic has in excess of three decades of experience which hone the range of foils and foil boards, year on year. Pioneering innovation and design, has ensured that Fanatic are one of the world’s leading water sports brands winning plenty of awards along the way.

Our Fanatic wing foil test centre gives us the opportunity to meet you and work with you to find the board and/or foil which best suit your needs and budget. Here you can demo a large selection of the latest Fanatic foil range at our premises in Calshot.


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The SUP Company Fanatic Test Centre works by offering one hour slots which you can book Wednesday to Sunday 10:00 – 17:00hrs (last booking is 16:00hrs).

During your time you can try up any number of foils or boards.

We do make a small charge for use of test centre equipment of £50 per person / per hour (payable on arrival for your booking), however the first two hours are 100% refundable should you go on to purchase the set up tested from ourselves.

Prior to letting you out on the water, we will need to see –

  • A recognised form of photo id such as a driver’s license or passport.
  • Completion of a questionnaire with you to determine your wingsurfing and / or foiling competency (our test centre is not a teaching establishment, and all visitors are required to have a basic skill level to ensure they are safe on the water when riding).
  • All test centre users are required to wear an impact vest (provided), helmet (provided) and The SUP Co X Calshot rash vest

To make your booking please fill in the form at the bottom of this page - your booking will then be confirmed and emailed to you.

We require a minimum of 24 hours notice - for more information on the demo, directions, parking and availability of kit - please get in touch by phone on 02380 172189 or email at .

Please note that demand is very high at weekends, so we highly recommend making your booking as soon as possible.