Level 2 – Intermediate (3 Hours)

This kitesurf lesson is ideal for all those who have done a beginner kitesurfing course and are almost on the board and riding but need a little more tuition, or feel they would like to re-cap on the waterwork to boost their confidence. They know all the theory, are competent beach flyers but just need to cover body dragging and getting on the board.

After taking this course, you will be proficient in all of the following:

Level 2F

• Enter and exit the water independently and safely while controlling the kite
• Water re-launch the kite
• First body drag downwind
• Maintain correct kite position in the wind window
• Change direction to the left and right while body dragging
• Recover the kite and bar in the 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
• Come to a controlled stop
• Understand weather forecast, tidal- and wind effects
• Determine the wind strength, direction and quality
• Know the right of way rules
• Know equipment set up and choice according to the weather conditions