Meet at the Centre Nautique at LeTaurus, Mèze at 10 am. We go through all the various formalities: insurance, licenses and full payment for the course. We will help familiarize you with a tour of the technical center, the site and our rules and expectations of the whole workshop. We will explain how and why we will implement and enforce the few safety rules related to kite surfing. Then we will learn and prepare materials for the session in the water. 13 h, briefing, visiting the site by boat followed by piloting wings specifically made for kite boarding, working in pairs from the very start. This will, of course, depend on weather and other conditions, but as quickly as possible working alone everyone participating fully.
Rendez vous from 10 am in small groups of 4 or 5 for a workshop training in sliding and positioning in the water with the board (simulator).
13h 30 ': briefing, preparation of kit, and leave by boat to go to the site of the first session in the water. (Swimming and towed exercises including how to use directional power, water start, first sail? ...) Warning: long and intense session ...
RDV after checking the weather: Briefing, and preparation of kit on the site and departure by boat for the session in the water. (Here we go! Work to do, water-start, and the 2 ways to stop ...)
RDV after checking the weather: Briefing, and preparation of kit on the site and departure by boat for the session in the water. (Practice and more practice)
RDV after checking the weather: Briefing, and preparation of kit on the site and departure by boat for the session in the water. (Navigation course, drifts, jibe, change float, wings ...)
- • All days will be closed with a debriefing, the rinsing of equipment and a shower.
- • The previous descriptions are summaries of our types of courses. We may modify the schedule and teaching depending on the weather, your requirments or other parameters. They are designed to help you organize and make the most of your time. Varying conditions will help give you a more diverse experience but there will be days when it is not possible to sail.
- • Days are reimbursed or rescheduled if weather conditions are bad, see terms and conditions for details
- Equipment is provided with the exception of the wetsuit and boots. See equipment here. (we provide wetsuit free on the first day, then hire € 8 / days. You can also buy boots: €14)