It’s important to take kitesurf lessons

To enjoy kiteboarding is essential to take lessons with a certified instructor. Why? The main reason is that being an action sport with many variables, you can get involve in extreme situations where you have to apply all the knowledge of wind, body positioning, kite control, security systems, etc, so it is very important and necessary to know all the rules of the kite and safety techniques before starting to navigate on your own.

We give you three good reasons to take kitesurfing lessons before starting to practice:

1. For safety.

And not just for your own safety but also the safety of other riders and swimmers in the area. Kitesurfing should not be underestimated, a bad learning can expose you and those around you to a serious accident, besides damaging the equipment. Taking the course, you will learn the techniques of kite safety, principles of wind and the necessary conditions to start riding without accidents. If you learn safety rules properly and follow them, you’ll never have any trouble or mishap.

Mexican Caribbean Kitesurf - kite school in Tulum (Riviera Maya - México)

2. Because you learn faster and better.

When you learn kitesurfing with a certified instructor, you do it in much less time and more safely than if you do it on your own through the principle of “trial and error”, which not only take you longer to master the sport but very possibly you end up injured. By learning on your own you expose yourself to unnecessary risks.

Mexican Caribbean Kitesurf - kite school in Tulum (Riviera Maya - México)

3. Because you learn with the school equipment.

You don’t need to spend money to learn kitesurfing, because you learn with the school gear, with the latest technology and security systems all in perfect conditions. Kiteboarding equipments are not cheap and if you buy one before you have an idea about kitesurfing you will probably make a mistake buying one kite inappropriate for someone starting out. It is best to learn with the school equipment and once completed the course, you ask advice to your instructor about the material that suits you.

Mexican Caribbean Kitesurf - kite school in Tulum (Riviera Maya - México)

The best thing you can do is take a kitesurfing course to become an independent rider, which lets you go to any beach, decide the most appropriate kite size according to wind conditions and start riding on your own without problems. In kitesurfing, like in all sports, the more you practice the better you will be, and progress in kite is usually very fast.

So if you were thinking of starting kiteboarding and also want a vacation in Tulum (Riviera Maya) contact our school (Mexican Caribbean Kitesurf) and if you are looking for the best place to stay in Tulum beach while learning to sail, your place is Ahau Tulum.

Waiting for you here.