BASIC KITESURFING – IKO LEVEL 1

£80.00

An introductory course, basic kitesurfing lessons Sussex .For clients in the Brighton, Kent and London areas.

The first half of day one includes the previous Taster Kitesurfing Lesson followed by the introduction of larger 4 and 5 line kites used on the water which have different safety and power systems.You will learn how they are set up and practise the same control and steering techniques that you have learnt to use with the smaller kite whilst demonstrating knowledge of safe site assessment and showing appropriate competence within the wind window.

International Kitesurfing Organisation (IKO) Level 1 Discovery Lesson

Duration: 3 hours

( Note: If you wish to book specific dates for your course, please call the office to make a booking during peak season or if you would like to choose a date later with the instructor and for open bookings use the add to cart option)

Basic IKO Kitesurfing Lessons Sussex

IKO day 1 – elementary kite skills

Learn Basic kitesurfing lessons in Sussex from IKO qualified kitesurf instructor Chris Miles of Brighton Kitesurfing School. You can take level 1, 2 and 3 IKO kitesurfing lessons and individulal 1 to 1 kitesurf tuition that can be booked online easily.

What you will learn:

  • Site Assessment-weather forecast, wind, tide and possible hazards.
  • Wind window theory
  • Buddy communication
  • Set up of equipment and powerkite
  • Safety systems and release for powerkite
  • Flying skills,steering and control
  • Launch and land practice
  • Twist and untwist lines whilst flying
  • Walking with the kite
  • Kite set up and handling for 4/5 line kites
  • Pre flight checks
  • Quick release inspection
  • Safe launch and landing technique
  • Power adjustment and flight checks
  • Kite control and depower familiarity
  • Self- landing

( Note: If you wish to book specific dates for your course,please call the office to make a booking during peak season or if you would like to choose a date later with the instructor and for open bookings use the add to cart option)

Find out more about Brighton Kitesurf instructor Chris Miles or see his blog.

*Two way radios used in all water lessons
  • Come rain or shine your bookings guaranteed for a year.
  • Have exhilarating fun without the need to be super fit.
  • Receive your personalized kitesurfing license.
  • Safety briefings before each lesson.
  • Ideal for beginners to advanced.
  • All safety equipment included.
  • Learn at your own pace