Kitesurfing advanced lessons in Tarifa

If you already know how to ride but want supervision to feel comfortable and safe while practicing kitesurf, or you need to correct some movements to start riding upwind, you can choose one of our advanced courses. We offer specific courses to learn for example to ride upwind and change direction.

Once you can ride to both directions with good control it's possible to progress and improve skills by choosing one of our advanced courses where you can learn how to jump and all the coolest techniques of the moment.

You can choose the style that most appeals to you: freestyle, wakestyle and/or waveriding.

  • Supervision
  • Upwind and change direction
  • Freestyle old school
  • Freestyle New School
  • Waveriding basic
  • Waveriding freestyle

Kitesurfing advanced lessons in Tarifa - Supervision

Description of supervision:
If you're already riding but need an instructor who will supervise you during your training, you can take 3 or 4 hours of supervision. Supervision isn't a course but support that we give you with preparation of the equipment on the beach, launching and landing the kite and help with recognizing a safe practice zone. When you are in the water, we supervise you while you make your excercises. If some inconvenience appears with preparation or riding, for example a board goes missing, or you need some advice with a movement or jump we are there to help you.

The assistance you'll receive while supervision:
-Preparation of the equipment
-Help with launching and landing the kite
-Defining a safe practice zone
-Help with launching the kite from water
-Help if your board goes missing
-Advice for improving your skills
-Free use of school's services

Duration of the supervision:
The supervision has a minimum of 3 hours up to a whole day, according to your needs.

FAQ - What's included?
Supervision includes all the assistence on the beach and free use of school services. Doesn't include equipment, but it's possible to rent them separately.

Prices for supervision / pool

Days of supervisionHours per dayPrices
1 day 3 30 euros
2 days 6 (3 hours per day) 60 euros
3 days 9 (3 hours per day) 90 euros
4 days 12 (3 hours per day) 120 euros

Kitesurfing advanced lessons in Tarifa - upwind and change direction

Course description:
Upwind riding and change of direction course is recommended if you already have a good level in basic riding and you want to learn to ride against the wind. Once you learn to go upwind you'll be an independent kitesurfer and can enjoy this sport to 100%. We help you to correct your body to the right position and maintain the control of kite in all wind conditons. Also you'll learn a basic change of direction without having to stop and start again.

In this course you'll learn:
-Maintaining constant traction of the kite
-Rights of way
-Accelerate the speed with board
-Position of the body to ride upwind
-Ride on Toe Side
-Changing direction from Heel Side to Toe Side and vice versa without stopping

Duration of the course:
Recommended duration of the course is 2 hours per day.

FAQ - What's included?
The course includes all equipment needed: Kite, bar, harness, wetsuit, lifejacket, helmet, insurance and IKO certificate.

Prices for advanced courses

Course daysCourse hoursPrice x person
day 2 100 euro
days 4 (2 per day) 200 euro
days 6 (2 per day) 300 euro
days 8 (2 per day) 400 euro
days 10 (2 per day) 500 euro

Kitesurfing advanced lessons in Tarifa - Freestyle Old School

Course description:
In freestyle old school course you'll learn jumps while being hooked to the harness. You can learn all the techniques that have made this sport so expectacular from the beginning. You can choose the ones you'd like to learn the most.

Minimum level required:
-Riding upwind
-Being able to launch the kite easily from the water
-Retrieve a missing board by using body dragging

Maneuvers:
-Basic jumps
-Back loop and Front loop
-Aereal trasitions
-Kiteloop and Downloop
-Board-off and One foot
-and much more

Durationof the course:
Recommende duration of the course is 2 hours per day.

FAQ - What's included?
The course includes all the equipment needed: Kite, bar, harness, lifejacket, helmet, insurance and IKO certificate.

Prices for advanced courses

Course daysCourse hoursPrice x person
day 2 100 euro
days 4 (2 per day) 200 euro
days 6 (2 per day) 300 euro
days 8 (2 per day) 400 euro
days 10 (2 per day) 500 euro

Kitesurfing advanced lessons - Freestyle New School

Course description:
On a freestyle new school course you'll learn jumps while being unhooked. New school refers to all techniques used in recent years which include the styles that professional kiters use in competitions. You can choose the ones you'd like to learn the most.

Minimum level required:
-Riding upwind
-Being able to launch the kite easily from the water
-Retrieve a missing board by using body dragging
-Hooked jumps

Maneuvers:
-Pop and Railey
-Back roll and Front roll
-Blind and Toe side
-Handle pass and Areal pass
-Back and front kiteloop and Downloop
-Kgb,front and back, high and low
-and much more

Duration of the course:
Recommeded duration of the course is 2 hours per day

FAQ - What's included?
The course includes all equipment needed: Kite, bar, harness, wetsuit, lifejacket, helmet, insurance and IKO license.

Prices for advanced courses

Course daysCourse hoursPrice x person
day 2 100 euro
days 4 (2 per day) 200 euro
days 6 (2 per day) 300 euro
days 8 (2 per day) 400 euro
days 10 (2 per day) 500 euro

Kitesurfing Advanced Lessons in Tarifa - Waveriding basic

Course description:
On basics of waveriding course you'll learn to ride the waves with a surfkite board, with or without foot straps. You will learn the correct movement of the kite depending on the direction of the waves and wind. We will also teach you how to make a very radical carving in off the lip and bottom turns with kiteloops and downloops.

Minimum level required:
-Riding upwind
-Being able to launch the kite easily from water
-Retrieve a missing board by using body dragging
-Riding on Toe side with a twin tip board

Maneuvers:
-Surf harness hooked
-Changing feet while changing direction
-Bottom turn
-Off the lip
-Loops when changing direction to maintain traction and speed
-Unhooked Bottom turn and Off the lip
-and much more

Duration of the course:
Recommended duration is 2 hours per day.

FAQ - What's included?
The course includes all equipment needed: Kite, bar, board, harness, wetsuit, lifejacket, helmet, insurance and IKO license.

Prices for advanced courses

Course daysCourse hoursPrice x person
day 2 100 euro
days 4 (2 per day) 200 euro
days 6 (2 per day) 300 euro
days 8 (2 per day) 400 euro
days 10 (2 per day) 500 euro

Kitesurfing Advanced Lessons in Tarifa - Waveriding Freestyle

Course description:
Waveriding freestyle is the latest addition in the world of kitesurfing, it's about performing freestyle techniques with a strapless surfkite board so that when there's no waves you can still keep using the surfkite board and progress. We'll show you how to jump without losing the board, do rotations and change direction.

Minimum level required:
-Riding upwind
-Being able to launch the kite easily from the water
-Retrieve a missing board by using body dragging
-Riding with strapless surfkite board

Maneuvers:
-Pop with grab
-Jumps with grab
-Areal change of direction
-Backloop and Frontloop only body
-Backloop and Frontloop body and board
-Kiteloop and Downloop
-and much more

Duration of the course:
Recommended duration is 2 hours per day.

FAQ - What's included?
The course includes all the equipment needed: Kite, bar, board, harness, wetsuit, lifejacket, helmet, insurance and IKO license.

Prices for advanced courses

Course daysCourse hoursPrice x person
day 2 100 per day
days 4 (2 x giorno) 200 per day
days 6 (2 x giorno) 300 per day
days 8 (2 x giorno) 400 per day
days 10 (2 x giorno) 500 per day

365 days a year

Kitesurfing Lessons all 365 days a year! We give courses all seasons, spring, summer, autumn and winter.

7/7 days per week

Kite School Open 7 days a week, Monday to Sunday. Hours vary by season, from 10.30 to 21.30

IKO Center Tarifa

All instructors are qualified professionals. We offer training courses for instructors.