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Use the IKO Kiteboarding levels to determine which intermediate or advanced course to book. Please contact us if you are not sure which kitesurfing course corresponds to your personal level. Remember, there is always the Refresher lesson to help you determine your level! Our kitesurfing courses are designed for maximum enjoyment, developing skills in chosen areas - and giving you all the correct tools and guidance to achieve your goals. Student’s safety, lesson quality and advanced teaching methods are all part of our approach to getting you kitesurfing to the best of your ability in the safest and most efficient way possible.  Our crew is certified by IKO and we take safety very seriously. We always practice kite surf with rescue boat and the necessary last year equipment. The choices of the spots we are practicing are chosen from the safety each one provides!!

  • Level 1A-1B-1C-1D-1E / 3 hours - 150euros.
  • Level 1 includes:
  • Kite complete, harness, safety vest, audio helmet.

  • Level 1A
  • Know safe wind directions and conditions for kiting
  • Know hazards on a kitesurfing spot
  • Set up a trainer kite
  • Know the use of safety systems

  •  Level 1B
  • Have basic flying skills with trainer kite
  • Launch and land the trainer kite with an assistant
  • Twist and untwist the lines while flying the kite
  • Walk and change directions while flying the kite
  • Know the wind window
  • Level 1C
  • Set up an 4/5-line kite with a full de-power system
  • Pre-flight check equipment and settings
  • In-flight check equipment and settings
  • Understand and use the international communication signals
  • Launch and land the kite to an assistant and as an assistant (4/5-line de-power kite)
  • Level 1D
  • Control the kite hooked into the harness
  • Understand the de-power system and can use the safety systems
  • Advanced flying skills with the de-power kite
  • Show full control of the de-power systems in flight
  • Level 1E
  • Pull quick release and activate leash
  • Recover the bar and kite
  • Self land

  • Level 2F-2G-2H-2I/ 3hours -  150euros.
  • Level 2 includes:
  • Kite complete, harness, life vest, wetsuit,  audio helmet, rescue boat when it needed.

  • Level 2F
  • Enter and exit the water independently and safely while controlling the kite
  • Water re-launch the kite
  • First body drag downwind
  • Maintain correct kite position in the wind window
  • Change direction to the left and right while body dragging
  • Recover the kite and bar in the water

  • Level 2G
  • Upwind body drag to recover board
  • Upwind body drag to recover board with one hand
  • Enter and exit at the same point while upwind body dragging
  • Level 2H
  • Know the power stroke for a waterstart
  • Know the safety rules and theory for a waterstart
  • Can put the board on the feet and maintain the correct position for waterstart

  • Level 2I
  • Waterstart in both directions and ride a short distance
  • Come to a controlled stop Understand weather forecasts, tidal- and wind effects
  • Determine the wind strength, direction and quality
  • Know the right of way rules
  • Know equipment set up and choice according to the weather conditions
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  •  Level 3J-3K-3L-3M-3N/ 4 hours - 200euros.
  • Level 3 includes:
  • Kite complete, harness, lifevest, wetsuit, audio helmet, rescue boat during all the level lessons.

  • Level 3J
  • Control the riding speed by edging
  • Consistent riding in both directions

  • Level 3K
  • Consistent riding in all directions including upwind
  • Ride amongst others and water users and respect right of way rules

  • Level 3L
  • Change of direction without stopping
  • Self-rescue and full pack-down in the water

  • Level 3M
  • Risk assessment and awareness of the riding area
  • Self launch

  • Level 3N
  • Make a toe side turn
  • Knows the theory and safety rules for jumping
  • Land a basic jump

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