Teaching time (2 students per instructor): 9 hrs
Private (1 to 1 instruction): 7hrs
Price: 11,000 Thai Baht
(usually set over 3 days)
Who’s it for
This course is for people who want a kiteboarding course that going to give them all the skills and knowledge ready for boardriding. The last part of this course teaches the water start, giving you the opportunity to take your first board ride!
By the end of the program, you will have a lesson on how to stand on the board for your first water start.
The first part of the intermediate kitesurfing course, you will learn how to walk to and from the water with the kite flying. You will then learn how to re-launch the kite from the water surface.
The next part is very exciting as you will feel the power of the kite as it drags you through the water. Once you have these flying skills in the water, it’s time to practice self-rescue techniques and a complete pack down.
Body dragging upwind will give you the ability to pick up a board which is upwind of your position. Next you will learn the theory behind the water start and get on the board.
And now the point you have been working towards, “it’s time to put a board on your feet!” And set up for a water start.
- Kite control
- Pilot the kite with 2 hands and one hand
- Body dragging down wind
- Recover the board, upwind body dragging
- Water relaunch the kite
- Water start theory
- Power stroke for water start
- Water start in both directions