Package kitesurf course B (course+accommodation)

Kitesurfing in Giba, Carbonia-Iglesias, Italy

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Kite course beginner level B: Riding Upwind, Transitions and Basic Jumps

After this course you will be totally independent and comfortable as a kitesurfer. You will be able to kite in most kitesurfing locations in the world. People will respect your skills and... Show more

Kite course beginner level B: Riding Upwind, Transitions and Basic Jumps

After this course you will be totally independent and comfortable as a kitesurfer. You will be able to kite in most kitesurfing locations in the world. People will respect your skills and spectators will enjoy watching you.

Prerequisites:

Before booking this course you should be able to perform water starts and having started to ride in both directions. 

You however cannot stay upwind nor do you feel comfortable, safe and independent yet and so this is the right course for you.

What you will learn and the course breakdown

  • Initial rider assessment: posture and kite control

  • Controlling your board and your kite while doing a down-winder. At Porto Botte you can go downwind for 4km/7km right from our doorstep, from Bunker to is Solinas Beach

  • There will always be an instructor supervising you kiting with you

  • Slowly you will be able to use the edge of your board to stay upwind with the correct kite positioning and kite control

  • Point-to-point kiting: Starting and coming back to the same point

  • Tacking upwind, being able to make ground windward

  • Transitions to change direction with various kite control and board control techniques

  • Basic jumping in both directions attracting spectators' attention

  • Learning confidence in flat water and choppy conditions

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

notes: the package includes the course and tha accommodation in a bed & breakfast on Sant'Antioco Island

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
$525.00
(€510,00)
Duration
7 days

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

  • Initial rider assessment: posture and kite control

  • Controlling your board and your kite while doing a down-winder. At Porto Botte you can go downwind for 4km/7km right from our doorstep, from Bunker to is Solinas Beach

  • There will always be an instructor supervising you kiting with you

  • Slowly you will be able to use the edge of your board to stay upwind with the correct kite positioning and kite control

  • Point-to-point kiting: Starting and coming back to the same point

  • Tacking upwind, being able to make ground windward

  • Transitions to change direction with various kite control and board control techniques

  • Basic jumping in both directions attracting spectators' attention

  • Learning confidence in flat water and choppy conditions

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

Inclusions

- 7 nights in a bed & breakfast on Sant’Antioco island: room with private bathroom and breakfast service.

-the equipment (wetsuit, harness, kite, board, helmet, impact vest) is included, 6 hours of private tuition

Exclusions

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.

Accommodations:

It’s possible to have a quotation for different type of accommodation. We can provide apartments, villas, agriturismo.

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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