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Purchase a Kite Lesson from CK's and register to win a FREE kiteboarding vacation at Captain Kirks Beach Resort in beautiful La Ventana.

Every student has a chance to win - one kite lesson gives you one chance to win, 3 kite lessons gives you 3 chances to win. Sign up for your lessons now and get packing!

Good for 2 people for 5 nights in a deluxe casita, with a complimentary breakfast every morning. Blackout peak dates apply.

The lucky winner will be announced on September 30, 2016.

 

We use Cabrinha Demo and Ocean Rodeo kite boarding equipment in the Kiteschool.

Please note:

Not all students will progress at the rate indicated, depending on many variables including weather conditions, extra-curricular activity such as prior multi-line kite flying experience, & practice on your own full-size kite between lessons.
Students may progress at different rates, and parts of each lesson may overlap into other lessons.
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KITEBOARDING LESSONS & RENTALS

All kiteboard rentals and lessons must COME TO THE SHOP prior to the 1st rental or lesson. RESERVATIONS are required for lessons, & are very strongly recommended for rentals.
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RENTALS:
Kite and Board
: $75/day (kite-only $50, board-only $35)
(Kites are rented to qualified riders ONLY)

LESSONS:
Lessons designed to promote safety & skill.

Captain Kirk's is a certified Ocean Rodeo Learn to Ride center, stationed in Los Angeles and La Ventana, Mexico. All of our instructors are either IKO or PASA certifed.

Lessons take place at
Belmont Shore, Long Beach | ALL YEAR and La Ventana, Baja, Mexico | NOV 1 - APR 1
*Due to Belmont Shore regulations we are unable to operate as an IKO Affiliated school here.

For Kite Boarding Lessons in La Ventana, Mexico please visit
La Ventana kiteboarding lessons
$95 per hour | waverunner support $115 per hour.

Lessons are 3 hours in duration and include all kites & kiteboards. See Details Below.

50% of up to 3 lessons applies towards the suggested price of a new kite and board*
* 2/3 of the lesson credit applies towards the kite,
* 1/3 of the lesson credit applies towards the board.

LESSON ONE: KITESURFING 101 - FLIGHT SCHOOL (max 4 persons)
$225 per Person | Private Lesson add $60
LESSON TWO: KITESURFING 201 - Kite Control & Advanced Training
(max 2)
$225 per Person | Private Lesson add $60
LESSON THREE: KITESURFING 301 - Water Lesson & Board Control
(max 2) $225 per Person | Private Lesson add $60
KITE BOARDING PACKAGE:
$600 | Includes all Three Lessons

LESSON #1 - 3hrs
KITE SCHOOL 101
(On Land)

Kiter Safety & Responsibility

Site Selection &
Environment Awareness
"Beach, Water & Weather",
Gear Selection

Kite Inflating & Rigging,
Control Bar &
Safety Releases,
Launching & Landing,
Flying In The Wind Window,
Power Control

Quick Depower,
Self-rescue,
Pack Up Kite & Wrap Up Bar

LESSON #2 - 3hrs
KITE CONTROL &
ADVANCED TRAINING

Review of First Lesson

Kite Care & Maintenance,
Kite Inflating & Rigging
(Review)

(Beach Training)
Alternate Launching
Techniques,
Control Bar &
Luff Control, Kite Control,
Kite On The Move,
Sliding On Your Feet,
On The Beach "Waterstart"

(On Water) Body Dragging,
Water Re-launching

LESSON #3 - 3hrs
WATER LESSON &
BOARD CONTROL

Review Of Lessons 1&2

Upwind Bodydragging,
Bodydragging With The
Board, "Getting Off Shore",
On-water Kite &
Board Handling,
Waterstarting,
Board Work,
Riding Away

Advanced Waterwork,
Stance & Legwork,
Speed Control,
Edging Upwind,

Performance Analysis


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