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Our kiteboarding/kite surfing school is PASA (Professional Air Sports Association) approved. PASA has created methods of teaching that have become industry standards for providing safe instruction. These standards insure that you will get quality instruction.
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Waves Village Watersports Resort
Kitty Hawk Kites Kiteboarding School is located at Waves Village Watersports Resort on world famous kiteboarding mecca: Hatteras Island of the Outer Banks, NC. Kitty Hawk Kites is dedicated to providing the most professional instruction available for students of all levels. Backed by the long history of the largest hang gliding school in the world, Kitty Hawk Kites has been teaching the world to fly since 1974. Lessons are available March – November at Waves Village.
Only 25 miles north of the Waves Village Resort in Rodanthe, you’ll find another Kiteboarding Lesson location at our Whalebone Watersports Facility. Located in Nags Head, this location offers lessons May – September. (Please note that this location will not be offering kiteboarding lessons in 2015.)
Learning to Kiteboard
- Step 1: Get your feet wet – literally or not!
KHK RECOMMENDED: Buy a Trainer Kite and practice flying on your own, you’ll be surprised how much it helps to understand how to fly a power kite before taking your first Kiteboarding Lesson or try an Intro Kiteboarding Lesson to see if you like a brief glimpse into the sport.
- Step 2: Build your foundation
KHK RECOMMENDED: Start with the Fly & Ride Course or a Way to Fly Camp with a couple of friends. These courses help establish your core skills in the sport.
- Step 3: Hone your skills
KHK RECOMMENDED: Keep your progress rolling with Private Instruction. Fully customize-able instruction tailored to your needs and learning ability. No Experience? Try the Ultimate Way to Fly and we’ll jump start you into the sport with dedicated instructors.
- Step 4: Enjoy the ride!
KHK RECOMMENDED: Keep coming back … try new gear … ride with friends … participate in our annual Kiting competitions and events. You can always launch from our Kiteboarding School once you have the appropriate experience.
Getting into Kiteboarding can sometimes seem like a daunting task with all the gear to learn about and depth of training that it takes to become adequately competent to feel safe kiting on your own. Our Intro to Kiteboarding class is an excellent one-hour introductory course for those interested in getting into kiteboarding. This course…
One on One Instruction. Fully customized one-on-one kiteboarding lessons designed to establish your goals and then obtain them! We can tailor this course to fit your level from total beginner to advanced tricks!
This is a comprehensive course designed for those that want to learn to ride! This course includes the 2 hr Learn to Fly Course and the 3 hr Begin to Board Course.
5 hours / 1 day
The Ultimate Way to Fly. This comprehensive lesson package provides the most thorough option for anyone with no kiteboarding experience to truly learn to kiteboard.
14 hours / 3-5 days
Kitty Hawk Kites (KHK) Kiteboarding Camps give you the inside edge to learn the sport faster and safer – while having more fun!