Full Kitesurfing Course (IKO Certified)
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Full Kitesurfing Course (IKO Certified)

by Kitesurfing UAE

1,805 AED

(VAT inclusive)

Full Kitesurfing Course (IKO Certified)

1,805 AED

(VAT inclusive)

by:
Kitesurfing UAE
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when:
Flexible Dates
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where:
Abu Dhabi - Al Bahya
Validity Period: All sessions are valid for 75 days upon booking
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Description:

Kitesurfing is an exciting adrenaline-packed sport that combines high speeds, big air, acrobatics, and wave riding in one sport. Enjoy gliding in the waves or learn to do show-stopping tricks in calm waters!

This private kitesurfing class aims to accelerate your proficiency and address any challenge you may encounter in learning the sport. The 6-session program is comprised of 3 levels (2 hours each) that will train you to become independent kitesurfers who can swiftly glide to different wind and water conditions. With personalized instruction, lessons will be tailored depending on your individual learning needs under the training of qualified instructors.

At the end of the full course, you will be issued with an International Kiteboarding Organization or IKO card with markings of level 1, 2, or 3 depending on the instructor's assessment. If you wish to have an introductory experience of the sport before taking the whole program, you can take this trial kitesurfing class.

Class Outline:

  • Level 1:
    • Learn about wind direction, equipment, and setup, safety, wind window
    • Theory on how the kite turns, flies, powers up and depowers
    • Assisting in launching the kite, flying the kite and activating, launching the kite assisted
    • Go to the water and perform a downwind body drag course in the water entering and exiting the water alone
    • Relaunch the kite in the water, perform a self-rescue in deep water
    • Perform a crosswind body drag
  • Level 2:
    • Set up the kite and check the equipment alone
    • Body drag away from shore going downwind and come back to shore
    • Body drag across the wind, body dragging across the wind with one hand and go upwind
    • Confidently body dragging upwind with the kite holding stable height in the sky
    • Learn the water start theory and practice exercises (Body/board positions and kite control method)
    • Recover the board in deep water and place your feet into the foot straps whilst flying the kite
    • Positioning and controlling the kite to water start and stand up on the board
    • Stand up on the board and ride downwind whilst flying the kite up and down
  • Level 3:
    • Set up and check your equipment for your session
    • Ride away from shore on the board and ride back to shore
    • Edge on heelside and toeside to change course
    • Stop by edging hard
    • Be able to keep an edge
    • Ride away from shore and come back to the starting point and ride upwind
    • Constantly ride upwind
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Materials:

* Students are advised to wear shirts/rash guard, swim shorts, and bring sunglasses/cap during the training
* If weather is cold, wetsuits will be provided for free

Validity Period:

All sessions are valid for 75 days upon booking

Age Requirements:

8 and older

Additional Info:

* After 6 lessons, you will be given an IKO card with your name; skill level to be marked on the card by the instructor after an evaluation

Location:

Bahia Beach
2nd Street
Al Bahya
Abu Dhabi

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Each session takes 1 hour

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2 ratings

Ahmed Moharram
Sat, 23 Mar 2019, 9:26AM
"Great instructor"
Ahmed Moharram
Sun, 10 Mar 2019, 4:11AM
Review on the class: Kitesurfing Experience
"Very professional instructor"

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