Kitesurfing

Awesome speed, jumps and thrills

KITESURFING

3 Hour Course
On day one you will learn the theory, safety training and how to control a kite. You will experience the power and sensation of the wind with ‘Body Drags’.  Once you start to feel this you will quickly want to get a surf board under your feet so you can start skimming the waves.
Includes: Short theory part, safety systems, equipment set up, launching & landing, piloting a small kite on the beach, practising with a bigger inflatable kite in the water, body dragging.

7 Hour Course
By day two you will want to get up and moving. This day will be an introduction to the basic techniques of kite surfing.
Includes: Short theory, safety systems, equipment set up, launching, landing, piloting a small trainer kite on the beach, practising with a bigger inflatable kite in the water, body dragging, water re-launch, self rescue, water start and first riding attempt.

10 Hour Course
By day three you will learn how to ride your board safely – even against the wind and start to practise on your own! Includes: Complete theory, safety systems, equipment set up, launching, landing, piloting a small trainer kite on the beach, practising with a bigger inflatable kite in the water, body dragging, water re-launch, self rescue, water start, riding with control.

15 Hour Course
Become independent and start to learn a few jumps and tricks no matter where the wind blows.
Complete theory, safety systems, equipment set up, launching, landing, piloting a small trainer kite on the beach, practising with a bigger inflatable kite in the water, body dragging, water re launch, self rescue, water start, riding upwind and downwind.

One to One sessions
Lasting for 2 or 3 hours and improver lessons.

Our favourite kite spots
The Alvor Lagoon, just a short drive from the Lodge, is an ideal location to learn and master Kite surfing. Covering over 2 km, the water is calm, flat and only waist deep making it the safest learning environment in all of Europe.

Some Kitesurfing can be booked after arrival if there is a spot available.

Kitesurfing Price €
Fundamentals3 hour course120
On board and moving7 hour course220
Get to Kite on your own10 hour course300
Advanced tricks/jumps 15 hour course415