The Team

James Whitehead

Over 30 years experience and wealth of coaching in watersports. James holds RYA Senior Instructor, Powerboat Instructor and Race coach qualifications. This with BSUPA Paddleboard instructor qualification, British Coasteering Federation Instructor membership of the National Coasteering Charter and his role as a HM Coastguard rescue officer gives James an in depth knowledge of the coastline making him the best choice for your adventure.

Mandy Whitehead

Always on the Water! A competitive Dinghy racer and adrenaline junky. Mandy takes part in all activities at Bay Watersports. RYA First Aider and Safety Boat driver.

Paul Tyndall

RYA Instructor and HM Coastguard. A wealth of knowledge of the Yorkshire Coastline. As a Catamaran Sailor, Paul believes two hulls are better than one!

Stephen Moment (Ste)

A master of knots and rope work. If you need a Hitch, a bend or a Loop Ste’s your man.  Ste’s rope work always comes in handy for raft building or ensuring kit is tied on well. A passion for climbing trees, an amazing musician and a master at pub quizzes makes Ste a top member of the team.

Edd Whitehead

Top level dinghy racer nationally and keen Kitesurfer. Always pushing the limits. Sking, biking and all round dare devil.

Richard Metcalfe (Chard)

Obstacles and barriers always overcome! Chard started climbing when still in his Cot, and now will be found climbing anything that looks impossible. Energy levels are insane and always game for a laugh.