Kiteboarding Tampa Bay uses only certified and insured instructors with a proven lesson plan based on PASA and IKO training standards. Our focus is to teach you the basics of handling and flying a power kite, train you on all the necessary safety procedures, and get you up and riding safely on your own. Our lesson packages are one of the best values in kiteboarding and we have nearly 10 years experieince teaching kiteboarding lessons right here in Tampa Bay.
The trainer kite lesson totals 2 hours, with 1 hour of instruction and 1 hour supervised practice. You will be flying a 2 line trainer kite that is 3 square meters and will give you a great introduction to flying a power kite. You will learn valuable skills and develop hand/ eye coordination and muscle memory that can help you progress more rapidly during your water training. The first hour of the lesson covers all the basics listed below and includes another hour of supervised practice to hone your kite flying skills.
If you want to get into kitesurfing, this is the most important lesson you can take. It is a one-on-one, 4 hour lesson that will teach you the basics of flying a 4 line power kite both on land and on water. Our certified and insured instructors have a thorough training program, the best training tools available, and use the latest 2013 kiteboarding gear for your lessons.
You will be flying a 4-line inflatable kite and trained on the following topics:
This is our most popular package lesson, and includes 6 hours of one-on-one training. All equipment provided during the lessons, and can be done on one day, or split into two days
The Intermediate Package includes all Beginner Water Lesson topics, plus:
The Ultimate Lesson Package is designed build your confidence to be fully independent on the water. It totals 9 hours of one-on-one private water instruction, and includes all above mentioned course materials.
You will begin learning more advanced techniques with: