Kitesurfing and SUP Courses in Cyprus

Kitesurfing or Kiteboarding is a sport that can be enjoyed all year round, in many locations around the world and in many ways. By simply choosing adapted equipment, you can kitesurf in waves or flat water, with light or stronger wind provided you have the essential skills level and knowledge.Kitesurfing in Cyprus is ideal because it has ideal winds and many spots to be discovered. The following kitesurfing courses will help you select which one is best adapted to your goals. Remember that all courses are supplied with an IKO kiteboarding card.To find out what you will be covered during the lessons check out the student's standard's below. We supply all the gear required for the kitesurfing or SUP lesson.This year we use Naish Ride kites together with Nobile NBL boards and Mystic, Dakine and Prolimit  Harness. There is no doubt that these brands have been leading the market and will make your learning experience much easier.

What to bring for your kitesurfing or SUP lesson:You just bring your Board Shorts or swim suit.

Note: To be able to become an indermediate kitesurfer you must complete both IKO level 1 & 2. This will take 8-10 hours and it's usually accomplished in 3 days having lessons 2-3 hours per day.Special offers assumes that you will pre-buy a minimum of 2 courses.
For SUP rental and SUP Yoga classes we use the Naish Mana SUP boards.

HOW TO BOOK KITESURFING OR SUP LESSON:
Once you've decided which course you wish to book, you'll need to check availability & weather conditions by either Email: kite@kitemed.com •  mobile: +357-99548363 or +357 99588642 or pass by our school or fill out the request form by clicking  HERE

Beginner

Beginner Kiteboarder IKO Level 1

Beginner Kiteboarder Program

The best way to discover kiteboarding! By the end of you will be ready to move to the next step: getting up on the board! The first part of this program will take you through the steps of piloting a 4 line kite, on land and in the water. You will also learn about safety and how important it is to the sport. Further more, you will be taken through the steps of equipment set up, launching and landing.

Time required 3 hours, One Day

Cost: €120
Level 1 + Level 2 = €330 (9 hrs) Special Offer , Semi private
 
Entry Level: No experience Needed, Just Be able to swim!
Level 
Competences
A-1
  • Carry and set up the lines and kite.
  • Fly a small kite on the wind 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 and 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.
B-1
  • Launch a kite with an 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 the lines while the kite flies.
  • Recover the kite and secure it on land
  • Land a kite with the help of an assistant
C-1
  • 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
D-1
  • Perfom a down wind course by body dragging and using the power of the kite
E-1
  • 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

End of Kiteboarder Level 1

Intermediate

Intermediate Kiteboarder IKO Level 2

By the end of the intermediate program, you will practice getting up on the board for your first ride. During the course, you will improve kite piloting with power, one hand kite piloting, body dragging unhooked in to your harness.

Time required 6 hours, 2 Days

Cost: €240
ClubSPECIAL OFFER
Leve 1 + Level 2 = €330 (9  hrs)  Special Offer Semi Private
Entry Level: Kiteboarder level one or equivalent
Level 
Competences
F-2
  • Define the practice area is safe for practice
  • Set up and check the equipment alone ( kite, lines, control bar )
G-2
  • In the water, pilot the kite with power from one side of the wind window to the other, passing by the power area.
  • The pilot must be able to perform while piloting the kite at different heights from the water.
  • Perform the previous mentioned exercise while piloting wit one hand.
H-2
  • Know the water start there: board and body position, kite piloting.
  • Recover the board in deep water and position the feet in the foot-straps and keep the position while flying the kite
I-2
  • Stand up on the board and ride while moving the kite ul and down.
  • Set up a 4 line kite alone and check that it is properly done. obligatory at this point if it hasn't been done before.
  • Fly a 4 line kite
  • Activate the safety system s of a 4 line bar (power loop, leash)
  • Adjust a four line kite while using the power loop
  • Adjust the trim system of a 4 line kite to avoid it to fly backward or to adjust the power

End of Kiteboarder Level 2

Independent

Independent Kiteboarder IKO L3

You will be able to ride upwind and do your first jump! During this program, you will learn how to manage your practice area and choose your equipment. Your kite flying skills will improve and you will learn how to control your direction and power, and come back to your starting point. You will be able to fly more powerful kites. You will use a twin tip, mutant or smaller directional board.

Time required 3 hours

Cost: €120
Leve 1 + Level 2 + Level 3 = €420 (12 hrs) accelerated  Special Offer
Entry Level: Kite boarder level 2 or equivalent skill level.
Level 
Competences
J-3
  • Know the right of way rules
  • Ride away from the shore and come back to the shore
  • Edge on the heel and toe side to change the course
  • Accelerate by edging down and moving the kite
K-3
  • Stop by edging
  • Be able to keep an edge
L-3
  • Ride away from the shore and come back at starting point. Ride upwind
  • Constantly ride upwind.
M-3
  • Recover the board without the leash by body dragging upwind .
  • Ride a twin tip board. Optional if it has been done before.
  • Switch of direction

End of Kiteboarder Level 3

Go Pro/Private

TIME / TYPE PRIVATE GROUP 2-3 PERSON
1 HOUR € 60 € 40
2 HOURS € 110 € 70
3 HOURS € 150 € 100
4 HOURS € 200 € 120
EXTRA HOURS € 40 € 40

 

Specially designed for those who need to advance to the next level.

Above prices apply to those who want to take any other course that we offer.

 

 

Kitesurfing Safari

  PRIVATE Semi Private (Group) 
TIME DISTANCE
2 Hrs /  5 Khm
€ 80 € 30
  • You have taken your lessons, purchased your gear and have begun to practice. But practicing at the same overcrowded beach all the time might be getting old and you want to ride for longer distances without distractions so you can progress quicker.
    Come take an assisted downwinder, and leave the crowds and the learning curve behind
  • Includes drop off and pickup.
  • Add an instructor to coach you during the course €100.
  • Add Jetski supervision €100.
  • Ask for Filming during the Safari.
  • Does Not include gear rental.

SUP Safari

  PRIVATE GROUP 1-2 PERSON GROUP 3+ PERSON

TIME DISTANCE
2 HOURS 2.5 Khm

Per Person

€ 40 € 25 € 20

 

  • Does Not Include gear, or instruction

KITESURF Gear Rental

TIME

Full KiteSet

Kite

Board

Accesories

Windsurf

Beginner

Storage

Kite Gear

Storage

Windsurf / SUP

2hrs* € 40 € 30 € 15 € 5 € 30 NA NA
4hrs* € 70 € 50 € 25 € 10 € 50 €NA NA
6hrs* €90 € 70 € 30 € 15 €70 NA NA
1-2 DAYS (Daily rate) € 55 € 45 € 20 € 10 € 50 €8 € 10
3-6 DAYS(Daily rate) € 45 € 35 € 15 € 8 € 40 € 7 € 8
7-9 DAYS(Daily Rate) € 35 € 28 € 14 € 6 € 30 € 6 € 7
10+DAYS(Daily Rate) € 30 € 27 € 13 € 5 € 25 €5

€ 6

* Minimum kite rental 2Hrs per Day. Additional days are charged with relevant block amount.
Before Rental is confirmed all riders must show atleast IKO or relevant certification.
If this cannot be accomplished a minimum of 30 min supervision (€10) is mandatory to prove you skills and competency.
***NOTE: Gear Rental is the responsibility of the customer, NO Insurance is offered. If Lost or Damaged Must Be Bought.

 

 

Trial Introduction

Introduction on how to fly a small kite. Euro 40,  1 Hour.

This is the perfect course for those who want to fly a small kite and get a feeling of what kitesurfing is all about.

This is an introduction to the sport, and it explores the aspects of flying a small trainer kite.

Specially Designed for those who just want to get a taste of kitesurfing , or don't have enough time to complete a full course

Kitesurfing Courses

IKO COURSES

DURATION

PRICE

From Zero 2 Ride 

9 hours

€ 330

From Zero 2 Ride upwind 

12 hours

€ 420

Extra tuition / Refrsher  

After completing above courses

1 hours

€ 40

Supervision**

1 hours

€ 10

Private lesson

1 hours

€ 55


Trial Introduction*

1 hour

€ 35

This is the perfect course for those who want to fly a small trainer kite and get a feeling of what kitesurfing is all about.
more info...

BEGINNER COURSE

3 hours
 

€ 120

The best way to discover kiteboarding! The first part of this program will take you through the steps of piloting a 4 line kite, on land and in the water.
more info...

INTERMEDIATE COURSE

6 hours
 

€ 240

By the end of the intermediate program, you will practice getting up on the board for your first ride.
more info...

INDEPENDENT

3 hours

€ 120

During this program your kite flying skills will improve and you will learn how to control your direction and power, and come back to your starting point.
more info...

*Courses are Semi Private (Group) max 2 persons per instructor. Incase of private session time will be less.

**Supervision does not include instruction and Gear.

Students are entilled to a 15% DISCOUNT on Shop Purchases and Gear Rental!

IKO (International Kitesurfing Organization)

Advance Courses

Duration / Hrs

PRIVATE

Semi Private (Group)

1-2hrs (hourly rate)

€ 55

€ 35

3+hrs (hourly rate)

€ 45

€ 30

 

 

 

When able to Riding Upwind and want to Learn your first jump, the latest unhook trick or surfboard techniques.

Kitesurf

Kitesurfing or Kiteboarding is a sport that can be enjoyed all year round, in many locations around the world and in many ways. By simply choosing adapted equipment, you can kitesurf in waves or flat water, with light or stronger wind provided you have the essential skills level and knowledge.Kitesurfing in Cyprus is ideal because it has ideal winds and many spots to be discovered. The following kitesurfing courses will help you select which one is best adapted to your goals. Remember that all courses are supplied with an IKO kiteboarding card.To find out what you will be covered during the lessons check out the student's standards below. We supply all the gear required for the kitesurfing or SUP lesson.This year we use  Wainman Hawaii RSE dedicated school kites and Naish Ride kites together with Nobile NBL boards and Prolimit Harness. There is no doubt that these brands have been leading the market and will make your learning experience much easier.

What to bring for your kitesurfing or SUP lesson: You just bring your Board Shorts or swim suit.

Note: To be able to become an intermediate kitesurfer you must complete both IKO level 1 & 2. This will take 8-10 hours and it's usually accomplished in 3 days having lessons 2-3 hours per day.Special offers assume that you will pre-buy a minimum of 2 courses.
For SUP rental and SUP Yoga classes, we use the Naish SUP boards.

HOW TO BOOK KITESURFING OR SUP LESSON:
Once you've decided which course you wish to book, you'll need to check availability & weather conditions by either Email: kite@kitemed.com •  Mobile: +357-99548363 or +357 99588642 or pass by our school or fill out the request form by clicking HERE