Individual lessons Level 2 - Sardinia

Level 2 is for kiters who have taken lessons before and want more comfort and guiding on the water. Whether you are dreaming about your first boardstart, upwind riding or jumping, this is the course for you. In level 2, you will have a personal coach, who will start at your level and lead you to progression.

A normal day IN SARDINIA

Wake up to a lovely breakfast with homemade bread, cheese, Italian ham, cake, marmalade, tomatoes from the garden, and more. The wind normally starts blowing at 11, so you have time to enjoy the morning, the food and the view. We will take you to the kitespot, ten minutes by car. You will meet up with your coach and make a plan for the week. There is only one participant on each instructor, so you are guaranteed to learn a lot during the time you have. We return to the camp when the sun goes down (around 19:00). A delicious dinner and wine will be served in our restaurant at 21:00 (price 20 EUR). We will take you to our favorite restaurants in Sant Antioco and Carbonia two nights during the camp week.

Who is it for?

This level is designed for those of you that have passed a level 1- course, and want personal coaching to learn your first water-start, ride upwind or start jumping. Your coach will start at your level and lead you to progression. Your coach will adjust the course to your level and your goals, and you will make a plan for the week together. We will kite at our home spot with plenty of space and flat water. We think the most important thing is for you to have fun in the water, feel safe, get a thrill from kiting and meet loads of great people you can travel with later at Lapoint Kite Camp Sardinia.











INCLUDED

1 week

        • 7 nights accommodation
        • 7 breakfasts
        • Pasta making course with Patricia
        • 6 hour personal coaching, one student per instructor.
        • Helm with radio and continuous contact with your coach.
        • Boat rescue if needed

2 weeks

        • 14 nights accommodation
        • 14 breakfasts
        • Pasta making course with Patricia
        • 12 hour personal coaching, one student per instructor.
        • Helm with radio and continuous contact with your coach.
        • Boat rescue if needed

 

NOT INCLUDED

Kite gear (you need to bring your own kite, board, west, harness, wetshoes and wetsuit). You need one big kite (11-13 meter) for light wind and one small kite (7-9m) for strong wind. Add kite gear rental to your booking if you need this during the lessons.

Dinners (20 euro for each dinner at the camp, two dinners are enjoyed on restaurants)

Transfer to and from the airport.

Transfer package (check details about transfer)

SUP rental or SUP yoga if we have this activity on a no wind day.

Other optional activities and daytrips

Bike rental

accommodation

Stay in Sardinia

Villa Marco’s

Lapoint is proud to offer a kitecamp with home-produced ecological food! We live with Marco in his farm house, only 1 km from the kite spot Porto Botte. It is a big and comfortable house that gives you the feeling of being home.

Season: May - October
Suits: All levels
Age: From 18 years

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HOW TO GET THERE

Arrival- and departure day is Wednesday. Cagliari is the nearest airport, approximately one-hour drive from the camp. We recommend you to book your flight with SAS/Norwegian, Alitalia or KLM, depending on which city you depart from. Some of the small Lufthansa flights do not accept kite luggage onboard, but this is a great option if you are not bringing kite gear. There are direct flights from Munich (Lufthansa), Zurich (Swiss Airlines), Amsterdam (KLM), London (Easy Jet) and Frankfurt (Condor).

 

The cheapest option from Scandinavia is to fly to Alghero and rent a car for the week. There are direct flights to Alghero every Wednesday from Oslo, Stavanger, Gothenburg and Copenhagen. The flight time is 3,5 hours and the flights are usually cheap. It takes 3 hours to drive from Alghero to the camp, and you can find affordable car rentals at the airport. Check out www.tui.nowww.tui.se or www.tui.dk

 

Another cheap option from Scandinavia is to fly directly to Olbia and rent a car for the week. There are direct cheap flights with charter companies (Apollo, ving), SAS and Norwegian. Olbia is 4 hours driving from the camp.

 

Contact us if you have questions about the flights: marit@lapoint.no

  • Transfer

    • Remember to add the “transfer package” to your booking if you don´t plan to rent your own car. The transfer package includes transfer to/from the kite spot, supermarkets, restaurants and a daytrip to beautiful Porto Pino. Price: 130 euro.

      The taxi to and from the airport in Cagliari is not included in the transfer package. Lapoint can organize this for you. Send us an email with your flight number and arrival time if you want to be picked up. The price depends on the amount of people sharing (35-80 euro per person).

      The cheapest option is to take a train from the airport to train stop Carbonia. Check the train hours at http://www.trenitalia.com/ Type what time you want to depart from “Cagliari-Elmas”. Your arrival destination is “Carbonia Serbariu”. The transfer from the train station in Carbonia to the camp is 10 euro. Note that the last train leaves from Cagliari Elmas (Airport) at 20:45.

      It is not possible to order a taxi from Alghero or Olbia to the camp.

  • Meals

  • Breakfast is included in the price. We have a small fridge where you can keep some personal food, for example to make lunch. We eat dinner together at the camp five days during the week (20 EUR including wine). Mama Patricia makes delicious Italian food, often with their home-produced food from the farm. We will take you to our favourite restaurants in the area two days during the week.

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Remember towels for beach, sunblock, sunhat, earplugs, mosquito repellent and a warm hoodie/jacket for the evenings. Bring a long 4/3 wetsuit + a shorty for warmer days if you travel in April, Mai or September. If you travel during the summer months you are good with a bikini/boardshorts during the day and a shorty in the evenings. Wetsuits are not included in the beginner package! Bring climbing shoes if you want to explore the climbing areas. There is internet at the camp

Adress

Agriturismo Golfo Palmas Strada Statale 195, km 91 09010 Sant’Antioco Carbonia-Iglesias Italia

THEORY INCLUDED

Depending on your level, we will teach you following:

 

    • The water-start. Learn how to get up on the board.
    • Upwind riding. How to continue kiting without ending up at the bottom of the beach each time.
    • Kite safety
    • Do you know how to do a self-rescue? Are your launching and landing skills good enough?
    • Priority rules
    • How to behave in the water, how to handle the crowd and how to pass other kiters in the water.
      • Individual coaching
      • The coach will see these things you need to improve on and tell you what to do different in order to take your kiting to the next level.
  • Your first jumps and rotations. If you are ready for it…!

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