Learning To Ride


What To Expect

Now its time to get your feet wet, and attempt your first water starts using only a kite in the water with your IKO instructor, learning to body drag, relaunch your kite, self rescue, board recovery and start riding on your own.

Skills & Certification

  • Enter and Exit the Water While Controlling the Kite
  • Water Relaunch
  • Side Body-drag with 2 Hands
  • Body-drag with Power Stroke on Both Sides
  • Body-drag Upwind
  • Body-drag with the Board
  • Self-Rescue and Pack Down Discovery
  • R.O.W. Rules Introduction
  • Steady-pull
  • Water-Start


IKO Level 2

Time Required

7 hours (approx)


Level 1 – Discovery

Minimum 12 years of age

Swimming in deep water

Wetsuit & booties

Choose a channel, let's chat, let's go!
We are now offering wakesurfing, wakefoiling and wingfoiling too!

Keiron, Charlotte, Julian at Kite Club, Cabarete