Kiteboarding is 80% kite control. The first step in learning basic kite control is flying a land based Ram Air Foil "trainer kite". Starting with a trainer kite will accelerate your learning curve and shorten the time it takes you to get on the board.
Mastering a Trainer Kite Overview
This Intro to Kiteboarding clinic is designed to provide you with the most comprehensive foundation available. Take our trainer clinic and/or buy a trainer from us and practice on your own. If you buy a trainer kite & practice on your own, use the tips in our FAQ section. Trainer kites cost $149+tax.
At our clinic you will:
• Learn where to fly the kite in the kiteboarding "wind window"
• Learn how to rig, launch, fly, steer and land a ram air foil trainer kite
• Maximize your kite flying time and receive error correction
• Learn 8 different exercises to master kite control before moving to a big kite in our land lesson
STEP 1: INTRO TO KITEBOARDING CLINIC LESSON OPTIONS:
|INTRO TO KITEBOARDING||LOCATION / TIME||PRICE|
|Every Saturday March - August||Alameda 4pm-5:30pm||$50|
|Every Sunday March - September||San Mateo 1pm-2:30pm||$50|
|Every Wed March - July||SF 6pm-7:30pm||$50