Kite 2 – Water Time

$200

This lesson is done 100% in the water with PWC (seadoo) support. We start on a small 4 line inflatable kite and progress to using a powered kite with a harness.

Category: Product ID: 1271

Description

This lesson is done 100% in the water with PWC (seadoo) support. We start on a small 4 line inflatable kite and progress to using a powered kite with a harness.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Safety systems use (how to use and reload quick release)
  • Harness use with a powered kite
  • Water relaunching
  • Self rescue
  • Body dragging
  • Water-start techniques

Skill Level

  • Intro lesson prerequisite
  • Comfortable swimming in deep water
  • Past experience with water-sports (windsurfing, wake boarding, water skiing, tubing) a definite asset

What to bring

  • Sunglasses and hat (sun can be in your eyes when flying the kite)
  • Warm clothing (is often colder at the exposed beach then in town)
  • Water shoes (aqua-socks) if you have them.
  • Water and a snack
  • Wetsuit (if you have one)

What is provided with lesson

  • All kite gear (appropriate sized kites, bar and lines, harness, board)
  • Cold water gear (booties, wetsuit)

Locations

Dependent on wind and weather conditions

  • Lake St.Clair (Belle River West Beach, Lighthouse Cove, Mitchell’s Bay)
  • Lake Erie (Cedar Beach – Kingsville, SeaCliff Beach – Leamington)

End Goal: Safely launch and land your kite at your local riding spot when working on your riding skills independently

Duration

2 hours (rate of $100/hr) in case lesson is shortened or student wants more time on the water due to perfect conditions.