Harness the wind and learn to ride the water on a kiteboard. This course is designed for the beginner and will focus on both the safety rules and discovering how to interact with the kite & board. Learn how to assess wind direction, the use of safety systems, equipment setup, and how to control a training kite on land before launching in water.
Once comfortable acquiring the necessary skill sets on land we will introduce you to the water to learn edge control and the foundations of down and upwind maneuvering. In addition, we will teach you how to stop and disengage the kite.
*This course is designed to introduce and instruct individuals on the safety protocols and operational procedures of kite boarding. Kiteboarding is challenging, requires athletic ability and time to learn. Not all participants will succeed. Furthermore, it is highly recommended that participants be comfortable in open water situations and have good swimming capabilities.