Learn Kiteboarding - Florianópolis, Santa Catalina, Brazil
POR FAVOR NOS CONSULTE PARA CONHECER NOSSO PREÇOS ATUALIZADOS E PACOTES. PLEASE INQUIRY TO LEARN ABOUT OUR UPDATED PRICE LIST AND PROGRAMS. Learning to Kitesurf in Florianopolis For those interested in learning to kitesurf in Brazil in a beautiful location, look no further. For beginners, there are a variety of top notchkite surfing schools in Florianopolis that will have you enjoying the sport in no time with expert instruction, top notch equipment and in complete safety. An entry level course generally focuses on the basics of the sport and will take you through all phases of wind and tidal awareness, site assessment, and safety procedures necessary for proper kiting. Depending on conditions you may start off on dry land learning the basic techniques of kite handling with a practice kite before progressing to the lagoon, doing body drags and water starts with full equipment. Most beginners will be getting up and riding by the end of their third day. If conditions permit, you’ll be able to put your skills to the test, stepping up to a larger kite and taking on upwinding, where you will improve your riding stance and ability to ride further distances. More advanced topics include: rigging and tuning, assisted and self-launching/landing, relaunching from the water and performance tips including edging and multi-directional riding. With the benefit of an expert kite instructor you will be speeding across the waves and flying high in no time!
- Captain is optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 1 guest
- Boards & Paddles
Florianopolis (or Floripa, as the island is affectionately known by locals) is one of the world’s best surf spots and most stunningly beautiful locations, blessed with 42 pristine beaches, lush rolling hills, soft white sand dunes and sparkling lagoons. In addition, Floripa offers world-class dining and nightlife, as well as a tremendous array of extreme sports activities to please even the most discerning adventure enthusiast. Last but not least, Floripa offers a wealth of cultural attractions, including traditional Brazilian fairs and markets, Azorean architecture, and historical points of interest such as ancient forts used to defend the island against pirates and invaders.
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.