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From Zero to Hero

4 – 5 Days | STARTING AT €600 | Get to Upwind Riding

This course includes everything from the beginner Zero to Almost Hero course plus it focuses on water start, riding the first meters and riding comfortably upwind. Once you successfully finish this course, you are ready to starting train on your own without any assistance and try your first tricks.One thing to keep in mind is that different people learn at a different pace. So if you are a fast learner, you might be able to finish this course much faster and start doing your first tricks quicker.

Price includes:

  • 12 Lesson course (45 min lessons)
  • Transfer by zodiac to and from our spot (platform/boat)
  • Transfer to and from hotel in Safaga/Soma Bay Area
  • IKO L3 certificate included
  • Full gear from Duotone and safety equipment (vest, helmet shoes, wetsuit)

If you’re still feeling that you aren’t there yet, you have the option to take extra lessons for €65 per 45 min lesson.

Level 1, Level 2 & Level 3 course Includes

Know safe wind directions, the wind window and power zones, kitesurfing conditions and understand hazards
Setting up the trainer kite and understanding safety systems
Learn basic flying skills with the trainer kite and master launching and landing
Setup of 4/5 line kites with full de-power systems and performing pre-flight and inflight checks and settings
Learn assisted launch and land of 4/5 line kites until you are able to self-land.
Learn kite control and understand de-power and safety systems.
Learn water entry and exit independently while safely controlling the kite
Learn water relaunch and downwind body dragging while keeping the kite controlled and stable, as well as switching positions and direction.
Learn self-rescue and upwind body dragging for board recovery
Learn upwind body dragging while holding the board with one hand
Learn to enter and exit the water safely from the same point while upwind wind body dragging
Learn the power stroke for a water start and understand safety and theory rules
Learn to put the board on your feet and maintain the correct position for a water start
Learn water start in both directions and ride a short distance as well being able to come to a controlled stop
Learn all the theory about weather forecast, tidal and wind effects as well as determining wind strength, direction and quality and understanding the right of way rules

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