Kitesurfing has been described as a mix between wakeboarding,
windsurfing, paragliding and gymnastics combined into one sport,
resulting in breath taking stunts and ferocious speeds. This
fantastic introduction to kitesurfing is perfect for anyone wishing
to have a go at this exciting sport. Your expert instructor will be
on hand throughout to make sure you progress quickly and have as
much fun as possible.Once you have arrived and been welcomed to the
centre your Kitesurfing 1 Day Course will begin with an
introduction to the instructor and equipment before getting in the
classroom for a theory session. This will introduce participants to
the wind and help to understand getting power into the kite! Also
covered in the theory session is the Equipment set up, site
assessment, sea and weather conditions.
Then, equipped with the theory just learnt in the classroom; you
will begin an Introduction to Kite Flying using foil trainer kites.
This includes kite set up, safe launching & landing and flying
techniques. You will also cover the Kite set up and pre flight
checks, the Launch/Land & Flying and Re-launch techniques
before learning about Body-Dragging - Using the kite to drag you
through the water! A great intro to one of the fastest growing
water sports in the country.