Sports in Ixia, Rhodes
Surfers Paradise is situated in the bay of Ixia on the island of Rhodes. The wind phenomenon on the island provides some perfect conditions for all levels of windsurfers. Perfect calm mornings for learning how to windsurf and windy afternoons for the advanced sailors and the pros.
In operation since 1982, the Surf Line sports club is located right on the sand and pebble beach of Ixia and boasts one of the best Meltemi areas in the Aegean Sea. The club has a perfect set of wind statistics, which allows beginners to train in the morning when wind velocities range between 2 and 4 Bft, and pros to train during midday when wind speed picks up and sets the stage for jibes and loops.
Windsurfers' World, located in the bay of Ixia, on the west coast of Rhodes, is counted among the top class surfing destinations in the Aegean. The center has been in operation for nearly three decades, and itis renowned among the surfing community for its steady cross-shore winds.