BEGINNER KITE LESSONS
We spend the majority of our time introducing the sport of kitesurfing to indivduals with no prior kiting experience in the Santa Cruz area. The fundamentals of beginner kitesurfing instruction is safety; Our job is to shed light on the potential hazards at the Santa Cruz beaches, teach the safest methods, and do this in the most efficent yet safe way. Please check out our curriculum.
STAND UP PADDLE LESSONS
In addition to Kitesurfing, we are also avid Stand Up Paddlers. Kiting and Stand Up Paddling go hand in hand because when there is wind we kite, and when there's no wind we stand up paddle. (Sometimes when there's wind we still stand up paddle) We offer a number of off the map stand up adventures; including basic learn to paddle sessions, scenic river paddles, or learning the basics of stand up surfing. Please checkout our SUP page and feel free to contact us to find out more information.
INTERMEDIATE KITE CLINICS
Through the use of video feedback, and Santa Cruz's most talented kitesurfing instructors, we are able to offer superior programs for individuals looking to fast track through the fundamentals of waveriding or freestyle. Everything in kitesurfing is an equation with timing and technique being the key inputs. Our instructors can piece the equation together for you and our superior video feedback allows you to understand your errors. Click here for more information.
VIDEO FEEDBACK SESSIONS
Even the most advanced kiters can benefit from seeing themselves on video. Whether it involves slowing down a freestyle move into slow motion, breaking down all the steps and analyzing strenghts and weaknesses, or just making a video of your greatest hits. We have extensive experience with dynamic Point of View water footage and video editing and can tailor a project to your needs. Click here for more information.
Our goal is to deliver the highest quality kitesurf instruction in the California Central Coast and Santa Cruz area. We focus on quality not quantity; so unlike other schools, we earn our money delivering the highest quality instruction and making sure that our clients walk away from each lesson with a feeling of accomplishment and satisfaction. Our instructors are some of the most talented kitesurfers on the west coast, and we believe that instructors with at least four years of teaching experience make a big difference in the learning curves of our students. Kitesurfing is our passion, and if you are anything like the countless number of our students, it will be your passion too.
It is our mission to help you master the sport of kiting, while having fun, and maintaining a safe, positive and productive learning environment.