1.5HR POWER KITE INTRO

SUPER FUN INTRODUCTION TO KITESPORTS

GREAT FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

MAX GROUP SIZE 4:1

ALL LAND BASED (No wetsuit required)

PRICE £45 (Per person)

A super fun and immersive activity! The perfect way to spend a day out for children and families. Learn where the wind comes from, how we  harness wind energy with kites, and some essential kite handling skills. All in just 90 minutes.

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WHATS COVERED IN THIS COURSE?

  • Learn where the wind comes from.

  • Learn how to read the wind direction.

  • Understand the wind window and how we create more and less power with the kite.

  • How to set up a power kite.

  • Experience the thrill of flying a power kite.

  • Flying one handed.

  • Generating more power.

  • Adding direction to your kite movements.

  • Landing the kite to an assistant.

  • Equipment packing.

  • Minimum age for this course is 12 years old (Please see below for exemptions/full details).

  • All participants under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian for the duration of the course.

WHY LEARN WITH US?

  • Learn from highly qualified senior instructors.

  • Learn at an IKO (international kiteboarding organisation) affiliated school.

  • Receive your IKO student card (valid around the world).

  • Learn on the latest equipment, all of our school equipment is upgraded every year so that we can offer you the best kit on the market.

  • Only 1.5 hours from London.

  • Watersports shop on location selling a wide range of wetsuits, boots, gloves, kites, wings, paddleboard, etc...

  • Deals on equipment for students that learn with us.

  • Become part of a thriving watersports community.

  • Get added into facebook and WhatsApp groups so you have friends to shred with.

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BRING?

  • All you need for this course is a set of warm and ideally wind proof clothes.

  • This lesson is all land based so there is no need to bring a wetsuit.

  • Some customers like to go for a swim in the sea after the lesson has finished. If you need a wetsuit, we sell them!

  • Wetsuits can be purchased from our online shop and shipped directly to your home.

  •  Wetsuits can also be purchase on the day of your lesson from our Pevensey bay shop. Simply arrive an hour prior to the scheduled lesson start time, this will allow sufficient time to try on a range of wetsuits. We will help you pick the best suit for your needs.

  • Packed lunch for some courses if they run over lunchtime.

WHERE WILL WE MEET? 

  • Meet your instructor at the Be-Rad Watersports shop in Pevensey Bay BN24 6AU.

  • This is where you will meet and greet your group, and sign in if you haven't already done so.

  • Kitesurfing is a weather dependant sport meaning that the location can sometimes differ depending on the wind direction.

  • Fortunately our school is situated directly in the middle of a bay. This gives us lots of kitesurf spots within a 5-10 minute radius.

  • In the unlikely even that none of the nearby locations are suitable. We have other locations further afield. If the lesson is to take place at one of these locations we will notify you a few days before.

The Minimum age for all kitesurf lessons is 12 years old. Group kitesurf lessons have a higher minimum age of 16 years old (unless the group is exclusively book). In which case, the minimum age can drop down to 12 years old. All students under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian for the duration of the course. The parent is not required to participate in the course if they do not wish to do so, however, they must observe the lesson from the beach.