Level 1 - Beginner kite course
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Equipment and safety theory
Kite set-up and kite maintenance.
Learn to master the safety systems.
Introduction to the kiting lingo.
Understand the wind window and necessary kite flying skills.
Launch and land the kite
Relaunch the kite
Walking with the kite downwind and upwind
Body dragging (water)
When you enter the water for the first time, you'll notice how the kite responds to movement, and how you can direct it side to side with only small adjustments of the bar. 'Body dragging' is a crucial part of learning how to navigate, and basically means using the kite to take you in the direction you want to go - without a board. During this lesson, you'll learn basic downwind body dragging and advanced upwind body dragging.
First water start. First snow-start on ski or snowboard.
Basic riding in both directions.
Theory and safety rules
Learn how to behave in kite spots, how to handle crowds, and how to handle different dangers and hazards (change of wind strength or direction, something wrong with the kite etc.
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