Kitesurfing is a complex yet rewarding sport that is sure to be enjoyed by all who give it a try. Whether you’re a pro at surfing already and want to challenge yourself with something different or you are completely new to the wonderful world of water sports and are excited to get started, there are certain things you can learn ahead of your first lesson so as to be as prepared as possible. We already have created A Beginner’s Guide to Kitesurfing, but you can also explore the various skills that kitesurfing requires and how you can practise ahead of...
Kitesurfing is fast becoming one of the most popular watersports across the globe with thousands of riders heading to different locations around the world to enjoy some top wave and wind action. In the first half of our seasonal guide to when and where to kitesurf, we shared our favourite destinations for a winter or spring getaway. Today, we’re taking a look at several popular holiday hotspots for a summer or autumn break on the waves:
Kitesurfing is one of the most popular water sports in the UK today, with riders of all ages and abilities taking to the waves to enjoy a session in the wind. However, while the weather warms up slightly during the summer months here in the British Isles and we are treated to top temperatures of around 19 degrees (stifling we know), kitesurfing seasons can vary drastically in different locations around the world. As such, it can be difficult for riders to establish exactly when and where is best to kitesurf during a particular season. To ensure you don’t miss out...
Learning to kitesurf is difficult at the best of times, without the wide range of terms and jargon thrown into the mix. Whether you’re currently in lessons or you’re hitting the water alone but still find yourself blank-faced when other riders mention certain terms, we’ve created the ultimate guide to any kitesurfing term you are likely to hear while you practice the art of riding. Read on, for definitions for all terms between A-L, and feel free to share with any friends you think need a helping hand to learn the lingo! Air time - the amount of time spent...
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