Alp 2500 is a complex of ski resorts in La Cerdanya, Catalonia, in the Pyrenees mountains of northeastern Spain. It includes the two towns of La Molina and Masella, whose two respective ski areas are joined to form Alp 2500.
Palm Beach is a beachside suburb in the northern Sydney, at about 41 km/25 mi in the north of Sydney's CBD (Central Business District). It is considered to be the jewel of Sydney's northern peninsula, that offers a plethora of activities, such as surfing, kite-surfing, diving and sailing. A beautiful beach holiday location that provides many accommodation options, stylish cafes and good restaurants.
Tampa is a big city located near Mexico Gulf, on the west coast of Florida. It is surrounded by two bodies of water that flow into the Gulf of Mexico, offering a subtropical climate, hot humid days during summer with frequent thunderstorms and light freezes during winter.
Innsbruck is situated in the western Austria, on the broad valley right among high mountains (Hafelekar in the north, Patscherkofel and Serles in the south) and half way between Munich (Germany) and Verona (Italy). It is the capital city of the federal state of Tyrol in the Inn Valley on the joint with the Wipptal (Sill River) that provides admission to Brenner Pass, at approximately 30 km / 18.6 mi in the south of Innsbruck.
Leucate is a commune, situated in the department of Aude in the region Languedoc-Roussillon, France. It is located at 130km/80mi in the south east of Montpellier, however still a thrilling destination of the Mediterannean Sea for windsurfing enthusiasts.
False Bay is a body of water characterized by Cape Hangklip and Cape Peninsula, located in the southwest of South Africa. The bay is 30 km/18.7 mi wide, offering a Mediterranean climate with warm, dry summers and wet, damp winters. The east and western shores of the bay are rocky and mountainous with visible peaks rising from the waters, while the northern side comprises a long, curving beach.
Topeka is located along the Kansas River in the central part of Shawnee County, situated in northeast Kansas, in the central United States. It is the capital city of the state of Kansas and the county seat of Shawnee County.
Wrightsville Beach is a town in New Hanover Country, North Carolina, United States. It is the most appropriate places for all those people who need a change in their life. Being widely known as one of the most popular beaches of North Carolina, Wrightsville Beach attracts many people from all over the world every year. Also, if you remember the film ''Sleeping with the Enemy'' with Julia Roberts, visit this place and be witness of the movie setting.
Louisville is the 28th most populous city in the United States and the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. It is also since 2003 the nominal and historical seat of Jefferson County. The city of Louisville is gifted with many recreational parks and other places ideal for total entertainment of both locals and foreign visitors.
Garden Route is a popular stretch of the south-eastern coastline of South Africa. It is sand-witched between the Indian Ocean and the Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma Mountains. It offers a mild oceanic climate with mild to warm summers and mild to cool winters and considered second mildest climate after Hawaii according to the Guinness Book of Records.
Cronulla is a beach-side suburb in southern Sydney, at about 26 km/16 mi in the south of Sydney's CBD (Central Business District). Cronulla lies on a peninsula, between Botany Bay on the north and Port Hacking on the south. Cronulla is a popular tourist location and attracts many beach enthusiasts.
North Beach is also a favorite swimming and beach-combing destination, and one of the few beaches around Wallaroo Jetty and its wider area. The North Beach picnic area also provides extensive under cover shelter. Wallaroo is located at 155 km/96 mi in the northwest of Adelaide.
Almeria is a province of the Autonomous Community of Andalusia, between Enix, Pechina and Nijar. With mountain sierras and a 40 km/25 mi of seacoast terrain, Almeria is a great destination for extreme sport enthusiasts.
If you have already mastered the basic techniques of windsurfing then let’s take your riding to the next level! Course includes learning the techniques of a beach start, fast tack and simple non-planning jibe/gybe.
As part of the course, your instructor will give you a diagnosis of your current level and will adjust the course to your needs.
What you learn during the beach start lesson:
The purpose of the beach start.
How to prepare your gear for the beach start.
What is a “flying rig”.
How to control the board during the beach start.
How to get up on the board.
What you learn during the fast tack lesson:
All advantages and disadvantages of the fast tack.
How to turn the board against the wind.
How to get to the other side of the sail.
How to turn the board away from the wind and to finish the turn.
What you learn during the jibe/gybe lesson:
All advantages and disadvantages of the jibe.
How to turn the board downwind.
How to get to change your stance and flip a sail.
How to turn the board to the wind and to finish the turn.
Entry Level: No experience Needed, Just Be able to swim!
The best way to discover kitesurfing! By the end you will be ready to move to the next step: getting up on the board! The first part of this program takes you through the steps of piloting a 4 line kite, on land and in the water. You also learn about safety and how important it is to the sport. Furthermore, you will be taken through the steps of equipment set up, launching and landing.
Carry and set up the lines and kite.
Fly a small kite on the wind window edge and maintain it close to the ground know how to stop the kite power in case of a problem
Determine the wind direction, upwind and downwind
Be aware that the kite leash must be worn at all times, before kite launching and until landing
Be aware of the area where the kite can fall downwind to the pilot
Recover the kite on land
Position the kite on request from 9 to 3 o’clock on the wind window edge
Launch a kite with assistance and choose the right angle in to the wind
Fly the kite in the power area without crashing it
Twist and untwist the lines while the kite flies
Recover the kite and secure it on land
Land a kite with the help of an assistant
Fly a kite hooked to the harness
Pilot hooked to the harness with one hand
Activate the harness release system or quick release located on the leader line
Perfom a down wind course by body dragging and using the power of the kite
Relaunch a kite from the water
Wind the lines in the water and recover the kite
Perform a self-rescue in deep water
Launch a kite alone on land Identify potential wind obstacles creating lift or down draft and be able to define the wind direction. Understand that the practice with onshore wind is dangerous