Just 25 minutes away from Old Havana and steps from the pristine white sand beach, we propose you the best of both worlds, cuban culture and kite life.
During your trip, you will receive tips on where to eat, what to see, what not to miss!
The course will introduce you to the beginning of a new way of having a hobby, it will be so engaging, interesting and stimulating that there will no longer be a return to the first one, it will increase the perspective of your travels and your desire to be free, healthy and trained.
This class is designed for all skill levels seeking to become a indipendent kitesurfer. Whether you are starting out or need a refresher, our expert teacher will create a personalized class to meet you where you are and help you progress.
The following is included:
Cheerful time, Passion for teaching, Full Kiteboarding Equipement - Radio Headset - Life jacket -wet Rushi - Wetsuit - Harness - IKO Level Rider Card
You need to bring the following for this:
Joy, Open mind, bottle of water - Cereal bars to recover energy - Sport Wear such as T-shirt/short/legging/jogging/windbreaker (depending the period) for the beginner class - Suncream 50+ - Bikini / Boxer, Protein or granola bars, Camera/ Go Pro (SD card)if you want record your experience, PPE for Covid-19
This course is designed for all skill levels seeking to become a indipendent kitesurfer.
Commences on the following days of the week:
Kite School is open:
Duration of this course (in hours):
Description of the learning contents:
all the steps of the route are described below, we will start from 0 or we will start again together to progress as much as possible and navigate together as soon as possible.Description course private: Progress 1 “Feet in the sand”Before taking off on your kite journey, we find it’s crucial to teach you the importance of wind forecast to help you become an independent kite surfer. In the first hours, you will learn the basics, when to kite, where to kite and how to fly a kite. These important theories will lead you to having the proper equipment in your hands and getting your first feel of flying a kite. *Safe and quality weather information *S.E.A (Spot, Environment, Activity) Assessment *Wind direction theory *Kite set up *Safety Systems Theory *Holding, Carrying and Securing a Kite on land *Pre-Flight Check *Kite Flying Zone (Wind Window) theory 1 *Launching and Landing as an Assistant *First Piloting and Explore the Wind Window’s Edge *Safety Systems Techniques *Body coordination & balance while controlling kite *Self-Landing *Equipment packing Progress 2 “Time to get wet”The patience you had to stay concentrated on land is now paid off as we get to enjoy and apply what you learned, in the water. Use the kite control you have acquired to start dragging your body in the water. Learn how to use your body and the kite in the water to understand the different directions of navigation. The excitement begins when you get to feel the first thrill of the power of the kite. Get familiar with your surroundings in the water, learn how to relaunch, self rescue and what to do in several different situations. *R.O.W. Rules Introduction *Enter and Exit the Water While Controlling the Kite *Side Body-drag Downwind both sides *Water Relaunch *Side Body-drag Upwind *Body-drag with Power Stroke on Both Sides *Speed Control *Safety release system in water *Self-Rescue and Pack Down Discovery *Body-drag with the Board *Self Board rescue Progress 3 “Get up and Go”The moment you have been waiting for. All of the hours you have spent learning theory and kite control and body drag navigation, all come together for the magical moment where you try and get up on your board. we will do coordinations and timing exercises, fine tuning the kite force and the body balance needed per to get up on the board Will you be able to get up on your board? It is our mission. *Steady-pull both sides *Water-Start both sides *First Riding both sides *Self rescue and Pack Down.
A beautiful, clean, comfortable villa at the beach. Our casa is just steps away from one of the best beaches of Havana, a small half moon cove, with shallow crystal clear water. This is a perfect place for anyone looking to soak in the beach life, kiter, surfers, couples, friends and family. Base of Cuba Kite & Surf School. The space We have a very big patio where you can enjoy breakfast or evening drinks rocking. The main building is our home, and your room is located right next door, however completely independent. You will have your own bathroom and bedroom. There is another bedroom available for up to two guests in case you are travelling in a group.The Bnb villa's are located a few steps on the beach, on the kite spot. Imagine waking up, hearing the sound of the ocean and look the wind comb the palms, having a cup of coffee, fresh juice and energy breakfast and have a short walk to watch the conditions of the day?
Accomodation includes food:
English, Spanish, Italian, French
About the instructor:
Passionate, Patience, Fun and mostly experts and licenced IKO, FAV ( Spain Kiteboarding Federation), FIV (Italian Kiteboarding Federation)
Available at the location:
Food & Drinks for sale
Kite Equipment for rent
Kite Equipment for sale
Please state your requested date in the message box at the checkout. Bookings will only be accepted when dates have been mutually agreed.:
Agreed by Kite-Surfing school
Terms & Conditions of the Service Provider:
Accommodations 1. CKV may refuse to admit a Guest, who is under the influence of alcohol or other drugs or in discordance with regulations. In such case, CKV reserves the right to fully or partially keep the fee for the stay. 2. Smoking is completely prohibited inside the villas. 3. The use of drugs is utterly prohibited on CKV premises. 4. Guests are fully liable for any damage or destruction of equipment and technical equipment caused by their fault. Guest should inform CKV about the damage immediately after it has been discovered. 5. CKV is not responsible for valuables or personal belongings left in the rooms and common areas. 6. CKV shall not be liable for any failures/shortages not caused by its fault (power, water shortages etc.) 7. Shared rooms are of a co-educational nature. Each bed in these rooms is intended for one person. 8. CKV may refuse to admit a Guest, who is under the influence of alcohol or other drugs or in discordance with regulations. In such case, CKV reserves the right to fully or partially keep the fee for the stay. 9. Friends of the guests may visit for a fee per day but if they wish to spend the night they must obtain permission from CKV, make a payment and registration. Lending of rooms to non checked-in persons shall be forbidden. 10. A booking is confirmed with making payment of the deposit (30% of total). Payments must be made to the account number provided to you. Failure to pay or send confirmation of the transfer within a period specified by the person receiving a particular reservation shall result in its cancellation. The down payment shall be made refundable if canceled within 30 days prior to arrival. 11. The Guest is required to pay for his complete stay, prior to check – in, Once payment is made, no refund can be made for a shortened stay. 12. The participant is responsible for his or her own kite material. For example in case of lost material in the water or forgotten material on the beach. The participant is responsible to put his or her equipment in the provided storage at night. The participant is also personally responsible for ensuring his or her kite surfing equipment is functioning properly.To ensure quality and efficiency we follow a policy regarding lessons, bookings and payments. This policy helps us to make most of the windy days and therefore to get you up and riding before you know it: 1. Lessons are given in winds from 12 to 35 knots. The instructor is to decide if conditons are suitable.2. Beginners must engage in a lesson of minimum 2 hours.3. All students have to wear helmets during all times they are flying kites. 4.Confirmed bookings that can‘t be attended have to be canceled at least one day before the arranged session. A 50% fee will be applied for classes canceled with less then 24 hrs notice (no wind, no charge).5.7. Please arrive at the meeting point 10 min prior to the arranged time. We reserve the right consider the lesson as running, even if unattended. RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER FORM OF LEGAL RIGHTS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK In consideration for the renting and/or purchasing of kiteboarding equipment, and/or utilizing the facilities, ground school, kiteboard- ing instruction, premises, and equipment of KITE PROGRESS TARIFA I hereby acknowledge and agree that: 1. The participation of kiteboarding can result in mishap and even injury and I hereby RELEASE AND DISCHARGE KITE PROGRESS TARIFA and their officers, directors, elected officials, agents, employees, instructors, and owners of equipment and the land used for kiteboarding activities (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Released Parties”), from any and all liability, claims, demands, or causes of action that I may hereafter have for injuries, disability, death, or damages arising out of my participation in kiteboarding activities, including, but not limited to, losses caused by the negligence of the released parties. 2. I understand and acknowledge that kiteboarding activities have inherent dangers that no amount of care, caution, instruction, or expertise can totally eliminate. I EXPRESSLY AND VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH SUSTAINED WHILE PAR-TICIPATING IN KITEBOARDING ACTIVITIES WHETHER OR NOT CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASED PARTIES and I further agree that I will not sue or make a claim against the Released Parties for damages or other losses sustained as a result of my participation in kite-boarding activities. I also agree to indemnify and hold the released parties harmless from all claims, judgments, and costs, including attorneys’ fees, incurred in connection with any action brought as a result of my participation in kiteboarding activities. 3. I agree that I will operate the said kiteboarding equipment in a reasonable and safe manner so as not to endanger the lives of persons or property of any individual. 4. I have read and understand the above and acknowledge that the same constitutes a release of liability and a waiver of my legal rights and also acknowledgment of the assumption by me of all risks arising out of my engaging in kiteboarding activities. 5. I further represent that this release of liability, waiver of legal rights and assumption of risk shall continue in full force and effect for so long as I engage in kiteboarding activities which are in any way connected to or with the Released Parties. 6. I further represent that I am at least 18 years of age or that as the parent or legal guardian I waive and release any and all legal rights that may accrue to me or to my minor child as the result of any injury that my son or daughter (minor) may suffer while engaging in kiteboarding activities. 7. KITE PROGRESS TARIFA is allowed to use my pictures for promotional purposes I AM A CONFIDENT SWIMMER, AND NOT AFRAID OF WATER. I HAVE NO SERIOUS HEALTH CONDITIONS (E.G. EPILEPSY, SPINE INJURIES,... ) I HAVE READ ALL THE ABOVE, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS CONTENTS, AND SIGN IT OF MY FREE WILL. ________________ Date Name Signature