We are a small family-owned company committed to delivering the highest quality watersports instruction in the British Virgin Islands with friendly professionalism and, of course, a primary focus on safety.
We encourage everyone to take this opportunity to explore the beautiful Caribbean Sea both above and below the water whether it be learning to kiteboard, wingfoil, or e-foil in clear warm waters, improving your snorkeling & freediving skills on a historical wreck, or going with family and friends on a luxury live aboard catamaran adventure traveling to some of nature's best-kept secrets!
Up 'n’ Under is a company that reflects the true passions of its team who are committed to sharing their love of what they enjoy most in life. Staying safe whilst maximizing fun are two of the things we promise to deliver every day with the experience and charisma of our wonderful team.
Head Instructor | Director
With over 10 years of experience in teaching kitesurfing and scuba diving across 9 countries around the world, our head instructor Nick is your man. Whether you're a complete beginner wanting kiteboarding, wingoiling, efoiling, or freediving lessons or just wanting to rent gear with an introduction to the local area, Nick will look after you from start to finish and ensure that you have a great time all throughout your BVI adventure.
Instructor / Guru
Nardus started teaching kiteboarding 10 years ago in Mozambique and has been gaining experience around the world ever since. After having taught in Cape Town, Antigua and Barbuda, and the Philippines, the BVI has been calling him back since his first visit in 2016. After working in some of the best places for watersports in the world, the BVI is still his favorite spot to get out on the water and send it. Nardus is sure to make your kiteboarding, efoiling, or wingfoiling experience one you’ll always remember.
By night, Ali is Nick's wife and partner in crime but by day Ali is a world experienced Event Manager. For the last five years, Ali has been managing and directing events all over the globe from VIP parties and sporting events to corporate and health retreats. Having grown up in the BVI, Ali loves the water and all it has to offer. She will ensure you have the smoothest experience in the lead-up to your BVI kiting, wingfoiling, or freediving adventure!