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1 HOUR INTRODUCTORY KITESURFING LESSON

Bracklesham
kite - Up to 14 people

Description

The 1 hour intro kitesurfing course is designed for people that have had zero or very little experience with kitesurfing.


Course duration is 1 hours & is a great option for people new to the sport who do not wish to spend too much money at this stage.


On this course we try to cover the following subjects so that you have a greater understanding of what kitesurfing entails going forward:


  1. Introduction to the different kite designs used in kitesurfing
  2. Understanding the wind window and how we orientate ourselves within it
  3. Important safety systems & signals used for kitesurfing
  4. Understanding site selection, tides, weather & wind for kitesurfing
  5. Understanding different types & sizes of kites and boards for kitesurfing
  6. Rigging up (inflation, connecting lines, harness and how it works)
  7. Safe Launching & Landing a kite
  8. Basic kite flying, figures of 8s, 1 handed, loops, launching & landing a kite
  9. Practical discovery of the wind window with your kite, self rescue and safety pack down, walking with the kite, safety change over (passing a power kite from 1 person to the next), signals and more...



What to bring

  1. Clothing for the days weather
  2. Outdoor shoes
  3. Sun hat, sun cream & sun glasses
  4. Waterproofs (just in case)
  5. A stoked attitude ;)


Physical requirements

  1. Able bodied (inform us if different)


Itinerary

We start with theory but very quickly move onto practising with power kites so that you understand whats involved within kitesurfing. After this course is done your ready for training on the water with body dragging and your first stoked rides dude.



Cancellations

Rigid: Guaranteed full refund if cancelling 5 days prior.

You will be entitled to a full refund under the following circumstances:

  • If your booking is under £200 and you cancelled at least a full 72h prior to the activity start time.
  • If your booking is over £200 and you cancelled at least a full 5 days prior to the activity start time.
  • If the centre cancels the activity at any time.

If the conditions on the day aren’t ideal but the activity still takes place, you will not be eligible for a refund.

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Where we'll meet

Unless otherwise instructed we meet just in front of the cafe (Billy's Beach Cafe) which is next to the car park.

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Group discount available


£20 per person


Fri, 20th Sep
12:30 - 13:30 · 14 spaces left
Sat, 21st Sep
13:00 - 14:00 · 14 spaces left
Sun, 22nd Sep
13:30 - 14:30 · 14 spaces left


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