Learn kitesurfing with us in Albufeira Lagoon or at the Tagus River or in Costa da Caparica. Why choose us? Because we have been teaching since 1999 and in all three locations we have fix facilities to receive you and present you with the best kite experience available. All our equipment is from the brand www.rrd.it and it’s latest models. Our students use a full set of equipment without sharing equipment on a maximum ratio of 1:3 to teacher.

Choose the option that suits you better. Group lessons always with one kite less then the number of students or semi private lessons with only two students with an instructor with a full set of equipment.

Full package from zero to HERO.

Our lessons include:

– All the required equipment (Kite, Bar, Harness, Wetsuit, Helmet, Impact Vest, Radio)

– Photos and Videos from the lessons,

– IKO card at the end,

– All the insurances required by the Portugal Turism Office and the RNAT certification,

– After your lessons we will be available for any question and doubts you might have,

– Need help with your personal gear? Call us,

– Self Rescue on and off the water as well as all the safety rules,

– Certified instructors from IPDJ and IKO.

Level 1 – Initiation (3 hours) 

– Introduction to Kitesurf;
– How to set up the Kite and lines;
– Safety rules on the beach and on the water and all safety mechanisms;
– Control of the kite and understanding of the wind window;
– First rules of right of way and understanding the wind behavior;
– Full control of landing and relaunch of the kite.

Level 2 – Intermedium (3 hours) 

– First contact with the water and the body drag technics. Fell the traction of the kite while floating on top of the water going downwind and being able to control the kite with only one hand on the bar while maintaining full control of the body position;

– Full control of the kite water relaunch in all possible ways;

– Downwind bodydrag;

– Body drag both ways (right and left);

– Self rescue on the water;

– Body drag to recover a lost board and being able to return to the beach in control of the kite and board;

– Understanding the de-power system and how to trim it;

– Rules of right of way on the water and safety rules.

– First contact with the water start thecnics ;

– Control the kite while positioning the board and body to water start;

 Level 3 – Independent (2 hours) 

– First attempts on standing up with full control of the kite position on the wind window;

– Rules of right of way while riding;

– First meters on the water riding in both directions;

– Understanding the conditions and the right equipment for you level;

 Level 4 – Avançado (2 horas) 

 – Initiation to riding technics and full control of body position while being able to control riding speed;

– Improve on your body posture and improve your upwind and downwind skills;

– First attempts on turning without stoping;

– First attempts at jumping (depends on evolution:.

  • Equipment rental
  • Twin Tip board or KiteWave
  • RRD Kites and bar
  • Harnesses and impact vest
  • Wetsuit and helmet
  • Fixed school on location with storage of goods available
  • 35 per hour
  • 10h course
  • Level 1
  • Level 2
  • Level 3
  • Level 4
  • 1:3 Relation between one instructor and maximum 3 students
  • 30 per hour
  • Semi private lessons – 10h course
  • Level 1
  • Level 2
  • Level 3
  • Level 4
  • 1:2 Relation between one instructor and maximum 2 students
  • 50 per hour

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International Kiteboarding Organization

Instituto Português do Desporto e Juventude

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