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Intermediate lessons

contents of the intermediate lessons

Kiteboarder Level 2 in the water

Description: By the end of the Discovery program, you will be piloting an inflatable kite, Understanding the de-power system and the use of the safety systems,

Learn to water-relanch and body dragging in the water and self rescue technical, theory of water start, get up on the board for your first rides.

Entry level: Kiteboarder level 1 or equivalent skill level.

Duration: 3 to 6 hours


LEVEL 2F

Enter and exit the water independently and safely while controlling the kite


Water re-launch the kite


Body drag downwind


Maintain correct kite position in the wind window


Change direction to the left and right while body dragging


Self-rescue and full pack-down in deep water


LEVEL 2G

Upwind body drag to recover board


Upwind body drag holding the board with one hand


Enter and exit at the same point while upwind body dragging


LEVEL 2H

Know the power stroke for a water start


Know the safety rules and theory for water start


Can put the board on the feet and maintain the correct position for water start


LEVEL 2I

Water starts in both directions and ride a short distance

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