We love the outdoors and would love for you to join us for an adventure you will never forget!

adult and kids surfing lessons in kilkee and in doonbeg students rockclimbing in the burren co clare
In 2004, Nevsail Watersports & Rockclimbing was established in the lively seaside town of Kilkee Co Clare by Dave Neville.
Dave's aim was and still is to share his love of adventure and outdoor activity like sailing, windsurfing, rockclimbing, power-boating, kayaking, canoeing, surfing, stand up paddleboarding, coasteering, walking etc with all he mets.
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Nevsail has grown with each year that passes and is one of the top watersports centres in the country with centres in both Limerick City (operating from the Hunt Museum) and our base in Kilkee, Co.Clare. We work at other locations also like in Doonbeg for teaching Surfing, Stand Up Paddleboarding and taking Kayaking trips, aswell as Outdoor climbing in the Burren and Loop Head areas.
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At Nevsail, our staff are fully qualified and our activities are adapted specifically for your group from school tours to hen and stag parties to birthday celebrations to ensure the maximum adventure and fun for you all!

We are proud to be a recognised Irish Sailing Association Training Centre, recognised by the Irish Canoe Union and Montaineering Council of Ireland, offering many levels of certified training to our clients.

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What makes us different?

Our main goal is always to make your entire experience with us safe, fun and exciting.. Our staff are very friendly and are very passionate about what we do and are always happy to chat and help you out regarding any queries you may have. We will always do our upmost to keep this high standard.


Dave Neville, Centre Owner & Principal

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Dave is an ISA National Senior Watersports Instructor and began in the Watersports Industry in 1998 where he trained for 3 years to receive his Diploma in Outdoor Sports Management and then went on to do a further year in Cahersiveen, Co.Kerry. Having worked extensively in Ireland during the summers teaching watersports at various Centers and France during the winter months ski hosting in the French Alps, Dave decided to venture out on his own and set up his own Watersports Centre.

The Team: Hazel, Emma Haugh and Dave May.

some nevsail staff haveing a walk in the strand in kilkee co clare

Danny Kennedy, Centre Senior Instructor and Mel

kids haveing fun at a nevsail summer camp mel instructor with nevsail

Jason,Baz, Emma  and John - More of the Crew (Kayaking,Surfing, Rock Climbing and Windsurfing Instructors).

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For more info or enquiries please click here and we will get back to you.

E-mail: or Phone: 086 3308236 and we will organize the perfect day out for you