Two Lesson Package

$450.00

5 hours (2 x 2.5 hours)Gear supplied

We will take your kite skills to the water and practice water starts, water landing and launching.

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Description

Lesson 1 – 2.5 hours

  • Site assessment – weather forecast, wind, tide and hazard awareness
  • Wind window theory
  • Communication
  • Buffer-zone/obstacles
  • Kite safety systems
  • Kite set-up, harness and equipment
  • Pre-flight check
  • Launching and landing on beach practice
  • Power increase/decrease adjustment
  • Kite control, de-power and steering
  • Walking with the kite/land simulation
  • Inspect quick release
  • Safe landing

Lesson 2 – 2.5 hours

  • Water start board positioning theory
  • Water entry/exit with kite control
  • Water landing and re-launch
  • Body dragging both directions upwind/downwind
  • Self-rescue techniques
  • Learning to get up and ride a kiteboard
  • Controlled stopping
  • Recovery of board one hand bar control
  • Deep water safety pack down
  • Right of way rules

Additional information

Time

5 hours (2 x 2.5 hours)

Gear

Gear supplied