Kiteboarding Lessons

Students come to us with many different levels of experience, and all our kiteboarding instructors are excellent at thinking of unique and efficient teaching methods customized for each individual. Our teaching ground – Cape Hatteras (OBX) is one of the best to learn kiteboarding around the world. No matter what the direction the wind, there is always a fun and safe place to ride!!!

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This is our 9-hour (3 day) course designed to cover all the steps that will turn anyone into independent kiteboarder. These steps also cover all the IKO Standards letting your instructor certify you with the IKO Kite Boarder’s Card.


Kiteboarding Intro (1.5hr $125/person)

Come and feel the thrill of kiteboarding. Get your basic knowledge and some hands on experience flying a kite in a group lesson.


Kite Control/ Beginner Level 1
($350 private/$185 semi-private/person)

A three-hour kiteboarding lesson covering the basics of kiteboarding. This lesson is the first step toward accelerating your learning curve and staying safe.

Skills you will learn:
- Weather conditions and choosing a safe location
- Start to learn by flying a small trainer kite
- Kite theory and the wind window
- How to set up a four line inflatable kite
- Safety systems, preflight check
- Flying the kite at the edge of the wind window to generate power
- One-hand kite control.
- Launching and landing a full-sized inflatable kite.
- Body dragging in the water and generating power.


 
Get Up / Beginner Level 2 ($350 private/$185 semi-private/person)

The next three-hour kiteboarding lesson allows you to experience the true power of the kite in the water. This is the next step in order to get up and stand up!

Skills you will learn:
- Activating the safety quick release
- Re-launching the kite in the water
- Controlling the kite with one hand while hooked into the harness
- Board recovery without using a board leash
- Performing self-rescues
- Body dragging upwind


 
Riding / Beginner Level 3 ($350 private/$185 semi-private/person)

This three-hour lesson emphasizes board control and riding. By the end of this lesson you will be standing up and on your way to being able to ride upwind.

Skills you will learn:
- Water starts in shallow water
- Generating steady power with the kite
- Proper body positioning and edge control
- Board control
- Riding in both directions
- Appropriate gear selection for wind conditions