Beginner Course level A

Kitesurfing in Giba, Carbonia-Iglesias, Italy

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Introduction to kitesurfing & getting on the board

This course is designed to teach you the basics of Kitesurfing as taught by the IKO (internationa kiteboarding organization http://www.ikointl.com ) syllabus, and aims to give you:

* A strong all round... Show more

Introduction to kitesurfing & getting on the board

This course is designed to teach you the basics of Kitesurfing as taught by the IKO (internationa kiteboarding organization http://www.ikointl.com ) syllabus, and aims to give you:

* A strong all round knowledge of the sport

* The confidence required to practice on your own

* A high level of safety awareness both on and off the water

Duration: 8 hours of private lesson (No group lessons). The equipment is included (wetsuit, harness, kite, board, helmet, impact vest)

What you will learn and the course breakdown:

Learn kitesurfing Level1:

* Equipment and safety theory

* Kite set-up and kite maintenance

* Know the use of the safety systems

* Understanding the wind window

* Basic kite flying skills

* Hand signals

* Launch and land the kite

Learn kitesurfing Level 2

* Advanced Kite flying skills

* Water re-launch the kite

* Self rescue and deep water pack down

* Basic downwind body dragging

* Advanced upwind body dragging

* Body dragging with board

Learn kitesurfing Level 3:

* Board-work theory

* First water start

* Basic riding in both directions

* Theory and safety rules

Notes:Sometimes people need more than 6 hours to complete it, in that case the optional extra hours will be charged at 25 euro/hour.

Refunds policy:

If, after one day of teaching, you wish to cancel your course, we will refund the remaining hours

If the weather conditions doesn't allow us to do lessons, we will refund you the remaining hours.

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From
$288.00
(€280,00)
Duration
8 hours

Location

Directions:

To reach the spot of Porto Botte search directions to Giba.

City
Giba
State / Region
Carbonia-Iglesias
Zip / Postcode
09010
Country
Italy
39.0438001 8.5671148

Itinerary

What you will learn and the course breakdown:

Learn kitesurfing Level1:

* Equipment and safety theory

* Kite set-up and kite maintenance

* Know the use of the safety systems

* Understanding the wind window

* Basic kite flying skills

* Hand signals

* Launch and land the kite

Learn kitesurfing Level 2

* Advanced Kite flying skills

* Water re-launch the kite

* Self rescue and deep water pack down

* Basic downwind body dragging

* Advanced upwind body dragging

* Body dragging with board

Learn kitesurfing Level 3

* Board-work theory

* First water start

* Basic riding in both directions

* Theory and safety rules

Duration: 8 hours of private lesson (No group lessons).

Sometimes people need more than 8 hours to finish the level 3, in that case the optional extra hours will be charged at 25 euro/hour.

Inclusions

the equipment (wetsuit, harness, kite, board, helmet, impact vest) is included, 8 hours of private tuition

Exclusions

accommodation, transfer to/from the kite school

Please Note

Refunds policy: 

- If, after 60 minutes of your course, you feel kiteboarding is not for you, we will refund your entire course 

- If, after one day of teaching, you wish to cancel your course, we will refund the remaining hours

- If the weather conditions doesn’t allow us to do lessons, we will refund you the remaining hours.

Cancellation policy

If cancelled up to 3 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged. If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the entire activity price may be charged.

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