Take to the water in style and get ready to learn the basics and a bit more with this great 2 day intro to the fastest growing and most popular water sport available - Kitesurfing.
- Camber (East Sussex)
- Gift Voucher valid for 1 Participant
Kitesurfing takes elements from a whole range of other sports
such as gymnastics, windsurfing and wakeboarding and combines them
into one exciting sport, resulting in breathtaking stunts and jaw
dropping speed! This fantastic two day course will take you from
the very beginning to being well on your way to being a capable
kitesurfer. With expert tuition and all equipment provided this is
the perfect introduction to this exciting new sport.Once you have
arrived and been welcomed to the centre your 2 Day Kitesurfing
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
On Day 1 you will begin the introduction to Kitesurfing, fully equipped with the theory learnt in the classroom and 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.
On Day 2 you will be building on everything that you learnt on the first day, knowing that you now have the chance to get your hands on a board!
You will start the Introduction to boards by learning constant power delivery with the kite, moving onto Edging & Riding Upwind. As well as that, you will be learning the 'Rules of the Road', Deep Water Safety & Pack-Down.
On completion of this course you will receive a BKSA level 1 or 2 certificate - which is recognised worldwide.
The Kitesurfing 2 Day Lesson is available 7 days per week, from the beginning of April to the end of October, dependant on the wind and tide.
Minimum Age: 16
Courses available for 10 year olds, please enquire for more info.
Please contact us if you feel that your height or weight may restrict your participation in Land Boarding.
Experience Duration: 10:00
Time at Venue: 14:00
The Kitesurfing 2 Day Course will last for around 5 hours on each day, with an additional 1 hour lunch break. Expect to be at the centre for around 7 hours per day.
Participants: The Kitesurfing 2 Day Lesson is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: +10
Spectators Allowed on Site: Yes
Spectators are welcome and encouraged to bring cameras!
All equipment is provided by the centre.
We recommend that you wrap up warm if it is cold, wear sturdy shoes or trainers and bring sunglasses!
Kitesurfing needs the wind... but as Camber has the most consistent and cleanest wind along the whole of the south coast, and some of the best in the country; lessons are rarely postponed.