SUN Watersports

Kanuhura, Maldives



Spend the day sailing the seas on a catamaran or
skim the water’s surface on a canoe, paddle board,
and set your inner thrillseeker free while jet skiing,
wakeboarding, windsurfing, water skiing or
“fly” with our Jetlev-Flyer.


SUN Watersport Center, Kanuhura Maldives
Sun Watersport Center
Welcome to

SUN Watersport

For the last 5 years, Britta and Wolle Tippelt have expanded their watersport expertise to over water excitement. The state of the art equipment, a team of expert instructors and and the thrilling Jetlev-Flyer will be an unforgettable holiday experience. Water lovers and sun worshippers have no limit to the ways they can enjoy our tropical playground.


Pure satisfaction

Britta Tippelt


Wolle Tippelt


Your Watersport Experience

Catamaran Sailing @ Sun Watersports


Discover Kanuhura’s idyllic turquoise lagoon and visit some of or neighbouring island with your own personal captain on our TopCat K2. Relax and unwind as you enjoy tranquility and nature. You are not a sailor yet? You can easily join one of our Catamaran courses as per VDWS standards and become your own captain.

Windsurfing @ Sun Watersports


The lagoon on Kanuhura is an ideal place to learn windsurfing. Take your first lesson and feel the wind in your sail. The Resort course takes 4 hours in total while the Basic course takes up to eight hours and includes an international VDWS windsurf certification. If you are an experienced windsurfer, the use of the equipment is complimentary.

Standup Paddle @ Sun Watersports

Stand up paddle

Short: SUP. This upper body workout improves your balance, endurance and strength. Watch tropical fish and golden sunsets in our calm lagoon. Suitable for all, no experience required. If you want to improve your skills, you can also take a course.

Canoeing @ Sun Watersports


Take a canoe and explore the calm lagoon around Kanuhura. Spot out for stingrays, turtles and colourfuf reef fish and enjoy peace and tranquility. This activity is complimentary.

Jetskiing @ Sun Watersports


Enjoy the thrill to race on a 155 HP Jetski over the surface! Join a guided tour to explore neighbouring island, experience high adrenalin thrills, and take a few stops to snorkel on some coral reefs.

Waterskiing @ Sun Watersports


On the sunset side of Kanuhura the calm lagoon is deeper and ideal for all watersport activities. Glide on waterskis over turquoise waters or have an exiting ride with your friends on our fun activities. Speed up with our latest ”Spitfire” or ”Double-Crusher” rides on a racy circuit in the lagoon or just have some fun with you family and ride our ”Banana Boat“. Experience high adrenalin thrills..

Jetlev @ Sun Watersports


Everybody dreams about flying through the air like their favourite action hero at some point in their life… and now it's possible with the new Jetlev-Flyer - a futuristic jet pack. The Jetlev technology allows exciting flight maneuvers above the water surface. Jetlev is amazingly easy to learn, the flight is stable and you feel in control at all times. Lesson are conducted by certified instructors.

Canoeing @ Sun Watersports

Dolphin Tours

Take a privat speedboat tour and watch out for Dolphins, often there are hundreds just in front of Kanuhura. Our experienced crew takes you to different snorkelling sites where you have the chance to see turtles, rays, lots of colourful reef fish and even Manta rays.

Always wanted to learn a new skill?

Take a course at our Center

A SUP (Stand Up Paddle) course, windsurf or catamaran course fits easily into your holiday and can be split over several days, just as you wish. Our team of certified VDWS Instructors will be happy to guide you through the practical part in our crystal clear lagoon. Theory lessons will be conducted in our outdoor classroom with a breathtaking view in relaxed atmosphere. A world wide valid VDWS certificate will be issued after completing the course.


Travel light - rent equipment


Most watersports equipment is too bulky and heavy for air travelling. We offer a broad spectrum of equipment for you to rent during your vacation. Should you require anything specific, please contact us.

Watersport Courses at Sun Watersports
download our complete pricelist as pdf
The Team

Meet Our Team

Ali Yasir
VDWS Instructor &
Office Assistant
  • Nationality: Maldivian
  • Languages:
    • Dhivehi,
    • English
Mohamed Nooman
VDWS Instructor &
  • Nationality: Maldivian
  • Languages:
    • Dhivehi,
    • English
Abdulla Agil
VDWS Instructor & Sales Supervisor
  • Nationality: Maldivian
  • Languages:
    • Dhivehi,
    • English
Hamid Naasih
  • Nationality: Maldivian
  • Languages:
    • Dhivehi,
    • English

Frequently Asked Questions

What equipment do you have?

Windsurf boards from 122l - 205l, Windsurf sails from 1,5m² - 6,2m², SUP’s and paddles for kids, Waterskis and Monoskis plus Wakeboards for beginners and advanced, Jet skis, Jetlev Flyer, Canoes 1 seater and 2 seater, Topcat K2 Catamaran, Fun Tubes, Banana boat, Speedboats.

What are you free activities?

As a certified windsurfer you can rent windsurf boards and sails free of charge. Also canoes are free of charge.

Are Dolphine excursion for families?

No problem. We can take 6 persons on our boat plus 2 crew member.

Can I rent the catamaran by myself?

Certified catamaran sailors (with catamaran or sailing licenses) can sail on their own after an orientation sailing with one of our instructors.

What is your training organization?

Our training organization is the VDWS - Verband Deutscher Wassersport Schulen e.V.- and represents an aligned system of services around watersports – especially wind-sports.

You did not find the answer you were looking for?

No problem. Just send us an email. We will be happy to serve you!

Pure And Unforgettable Excitement