KITE WEEK - xkite - centro kitesurf - Lago di Garda

Associazione Sportiva Dilettantistica
Xkite A.S.D.
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KITE WEEK

From the first approach to the indepedence in few days!

OUR SURPLUS VALUE
- we use support boats, so you can keep on practicing for the entire lesson without walking back to the starting point
- we practice far away from the beach, so that the wind is cleare and we have all the free space we need
- the instructor is always close to the student
- full equipment is included (kite, board, wetsuit, life jacket, harness, ecc.)
- all lessons in the water are one-to-one
- we use radio-helmets, so that the nstructor is always in contact with the student
- we use a particolar waterstart technique, so that you can get out of the water easily and softly

WHAT IS INCLUDED
- 6 sessions, 2 or 3 hours per day, depending on the number of students.
- full equipment
- kite license

PARTICIPATION FEE
The participation fee for the basic course amount to 630 euro. If you're not already a member of our club, you also have to consider the entry-fee of our association (€20).

KITE WEEK PROGRAM
The course include both basic level + intermediate level programs:
- prevention and safety rules
- kite set up, terminology
- wind window, aerodynamic
- safety systems
- self-rescue
- rights of way
- landing and tacking off
- piloting the kite in the neutral zone
- piloting the kite in the power zone
- de-power system and trim
- downwind body-drag
- upwind body-drag
- board recovering
- first waterstart
managing th kite during the waterstart
- managing the board during the waterstart
- waterstart exercises
- managing the kite while riding
- managing the board while riding
- riding on both sides
- controlling speed and direction
- controlled stops
- prevention and safety rules
- rigts of ways
- final review and kiteboarding licence release

WHAT YOU NEED
The school provides all the equipment needed for lessons, including wetsuit, life jacket, helmet, etc. .
Will be useful:
- Shoes and comfortable clothing for the lessons on the ground ;
- Suit and shirt made of cotton or lycra to keep underneath your wetsuit for the exercises in the water;
- A jacket to protect you from the spray when you are in the boat;
- The need for a shower once back on the ground.

Xkite - Associazione Sportiva Dilettantistica
email: info@xkite.it - tel +39 338 82 87 886
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