Kitesurfing offers a unique and fun way to exploit the wind for your own fun and excitement. Kitesurfers can be used for skiing, snowboarding, surfing, with wheeled buggies and many more activities and transports. Kitesurfing is fun but it is suggested that you take a lesson to fully understand how to use them and control them in varying wind conditions.
This may be the most popular way to use a kitesurfer as you can use the kitesurfer with a wakeboard or wakesurfer. Great fun can be had on the water kiteboarding and there are endless possibilities. Kiteboarding has a range of disciplines from leisurely going und the lake which is referred to as freerding to attempting tricks including spins, flips and more which is referred to as freestyle. Kiteboarding is a fun sport but should be learned before attempting. Many places offer courses and lessons taught by experienced kiteboarders which is highly recommended before taking up the sport.
Once you have the basics of kite flying down and feel confident in your ability to control a kite in varying wind conditions it may be time to take a buggy ride. Kite buggies offer a fun and exciting use of kitesurfing kites for what many call traction kiting as you are on land using your skills to navigate the buggy. There are a few differing disciplines to kite buggying including race, freeride and freestyle. Freeride kite buggying is the most common and refers to the recreation use of kite buggies. Race is when kite buggies are taken at speed and raced against each other. Freestyle is one of the more intense disciplines and includes sliding turns, doing rotations like 180’s and 360’s and much more. All these different disciplines will offer various degrees of difficulty and can be dangerous; we highly recommend taking a lesson to learn the appropriate methods of control to gain the proper confidence for kite buggying.
There is obviously a lot of fun to be had with kitesurfing, kiteboarding or kite buggying and it is an experience that will hook you in and leave you wanting more. Great for a wide range of skill ranges and users there is a kitesurfer or technique that will be great for any user whether you are a beginner or if you are a seasoned veteran. For those with additional questions please let us know and we will be happy to assist you in your kite buying journey.