BEGINNER COURSES

Sun Kite School is open during the wind season, exceptionally this year from January 15 th until  end of April.

All our courses are offered either as “private” (1 student only per instructor) or as “semi-private” (2 students per instructor)

Minimum age required is 16 years old

A 12 hours course is an estimated time before becoming a safe independent kiteboarder.

4 days “Beginner package” - 12h

1st step (3H)

  • safewind directions and conditions for kiting

  • the wind window (theory)

  • piloting with a trainer kite

  • how to execute safety systems

 

2nd step (3H) 

  • set up an inflate kite

  • de-power system usage

  • kite water re-launch

  • body drag (downwind, upwind and board recovery)

 

3rd step (6H)

  • waterstart, standing onto the board

  • self rescue

  • safety rules

  • Begin at riding upwind

Prices season 2018/2019 *

Private and semi private price for kiteboarding beginner package

Private:

US$690

Semi-private:

US$450

 
 

3 days “Beginner package” - 9h

1st step (3H)

  • safewind directions and conditions for kiting

  • the wind window (theory)

  • piloting with a trainer kite

  • how to execute safety systems

 

2nd step (3H)

  • set up an inflate kite

  • de-power system usage

  • kite water re-launch

  • body drag (downwind, upwind and board recovery)

 

3rd step (3H)

  • waterstart, standing onto the board

  • self rescue

  • safety rules

Prices season 2018/2019 *

Private and semi private price for kiteboarding beginner package

Private:

US$540

Semi-private:

US$360

 

1-2 days “Beginner package” - 6h

1st step (3H)

  • safewind directions and conditions for kiting

  • the wind window (theory)

  • piloting with a trainer kite

  • how to execute safety systems

 

2nd step (3H)

  • set up an inflate kite

  • de-power system usage

  • kite water re-launch

  • body drag (downwind, upwind and board recovery)

Prices season 2018/2019 *

Private and semi private price for kiteboarding beginner package

Private:

US$380

Semi-private:

US$260

 

½ day “Kiteboarding introduction” - 3h

Piloting with a trainer kite on Ometepe with Sun Kite School
  • safewind directions and conditions for kiting

  • the wind window (theory)

  • piloting with a trainer kite

  • how to execute safety systems

Prices season 2018/2019 *

Private and semi private price for kiteboarding beginner package

Private:

US$225

Semi-private:

US$150

 

*Rates are in US Dollars and are valid for the new season only.

Price includes the course, all kiteboarding equipment and the IKO certification Card.

All instructors are IKO certified and follow IKO certification standards.

Package is payable at registration.