Sun Sports Maine’s #1 Wake Ski Academy
CHECK BACK IN THE SPRING TO BOOK FOR SUMMER 2019!
Whether you’re an accomplished rider or an aspiring enthusiast, Sun Sports Wake and Ski School caters to all your waterskiing and wakeboarding needs. We have everything you need to enjoy a great day of fun and learning. Individual attention and the finest equipment available will make your experience with Sun Sports thrilling and leave you ready to come back for more.
We provide the right equipment for all ages and abilities. We regularly inspect and upgrade our Malibu boats to ensure the highest level of safety for our passengers and staff members. All of our water ski instructors are US Water Ski Level I instructors and have years of boating experience.
Experiences We Offer
SUN SPORTS+ Experience
Want to try it all? The SUN SPORTS+ Experience is for you! Enjoy wakeboarding, waterskiing, wakesurfing and tubing on our brand new Malibu boat.
$120/hour, $375/half day, $650/full day
LEARN TO Experience
Beginners can reserve 30 minute dedicated wakeboarding, waterskiing or wakesurfing lessons from our exceptional instructors with the Sun Sports LEARN TO Experience.
$50 per person for 30 minutes
Try the SURF Experience and learn to wakesurf like a pro behind our brand new Malibu boat!
$140/hour or $400/half day
Looking for a little bit of family tubing fun? Try the TUBULAR Experience with either seated or deck style tubes.
$70/half hour or $130/hour
All lesson prices include the boat, driver, fuel and equipment. We DO NOT provide a spotter, which is required. Please bring along someone who can spot for you. We travel up to 25 miles from our retail location in Naples, Maine for a half day or longer lesson. Transportation fees will be determined upon reservation. Call us at 207/693-3867 to reserve your spot. We will have our boat ready for you! Sun Sports Maine’s #1 Wake Ski Academy
We also offer SURF CAMP on Tuesday and Thursday evenings throughout the summer. You provide the desire and enthusiasm, we provide the rest – the boat, equipment, fuel, driver and instruction. All for just $20 per person. Call for more information about Sun Sports SURF CAMP.
Ride It Before You Buy It Demo Program
For those who are serious about buying equipment, but would like to check it out first. Spend some time with our staff members and select up to three pieces of equipment. We will block an hour of boat time for you. That hour will only cost $30, provided you purchase a piece of equipment. If you decide not to purchase, our regular hourly rate will apply.
All of our waterski instructors are US Water Ski Level I instructors and have years of boating experience. Our instructors are riders, skiers and surfers. They share your passion for the sport. We have spent the past 18 years teaching people – from beginners to experts – how to have fun on the water while improving their skills. If you already know how to ski or wakeboard our instructors will take you to the next level.
I am the owner of Sun Sports in Naples, Maine, and founded Sun Sports Wake and Ski School in 1999. My passion for watersports shows in the school’s approach to teaching. I have spent the past 18 years teaching people – from beginners to experts – how to have fun on the water while improving their skills. If you already know how to ski or wakeboard, I will take you to the next level.
Hey! I’m Zach. I have lived my whole life in Casco, Maine on Pleasant Lake. I have been waterskiing, wakeboarding, and wakesurfing since a very young age. I go to school at USM in Portland where I study biology. In my free time I love to surf, freestyle ski, and travel. Look forward to seeing you out on the water!
I grew up on the pristine lakes of Maine. I have enjoyed waterskiing, wakeboarding and wakesurfing for years. I find great joy in sharing my love of water sports with others and am a skilled and patient coach. I have honed my teaching skills with 23 years of experience as a ski and snowboard instructor in winter. It’s the perfect balance to my summer work driving the state of the art Sun Sports boat while lending my personal skills to encourage the success of all those who want to find happiness on the water.
FAQs About Our Ski School
What does Sun Sports Ski School provide and what should I bring with me?
We provide all you need to have a great day on the water. Our instructors are experienced riders and love being on the water. We provide the boat, gas, and all the equipment you need to have a great day on the water. Just bring your towels and sunscreen and the enthusiasm for a great day on the water!!
What activities does Sun Sports offer?
We offer wakeboarding, waterskiing, wakesurfing, wakeskating and tubing!
What are the hours of the Sun Sports ski school?
Our ski school is currently closed for the season. Check back in the spring for our 2019 hours!
How long has the Sun Sports ski school been operating?
Our ski school began in 2004.