Our beginner friendly lesson package is broken into "2" 3 hour parts giving you the best learning environment and learning conditions!
First 3 Hour Lesson
- Wind Theory
- Gear Setup
- Local Riding Spots
- Trainer Kite
- Safety Launching/Landing
- 4 Line LEI Kite in the Water
- Power Window Control/ 1 and 2 Handed
- Downwind/Upwind Body Dragging
- "What If's" Emergency Pack Down
- Board Meeting - "Getting the Board On"
- Water Starts - "Learn how to get up and catch your first rides
2nd - 3 Hour Lesson
- All of the 2 hr lesson topics in brief overview
- Launching/Landing from the Beach
- Board Meeting - "Getting the board on"
- Waterstarts - "Learning how to waterstart and get your first rides"
- Extended Rides - "Gliding your way across the miles of shallow grass flats and sandbars"
- The Holy Grail - "Riding Upwind"
- Self Rescue and Emergency Pack Down
All of our instructors are certified and have worked under World Class Pro Kiteboarder/Coach - Drew Christianson
We use only the newest 2019 equipment in our lessons to insure the safety best learning experience offered in the Tampa Bay Area!
WORLD CLASS LOCATION
Located in St. Petersburg Florida. Steady wind, miles of flat and shallows water.
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I want to make sure that you get the gear or lesson package that is right for you.
With over 10 years of kiteboarding experience, I have intricate knowledge of all of the different gear on the market. Please feel free to Contact Me or use my free live chat support to make sure you have all the information necessary before making a purchase.
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Want to see something in person? Or just want to hang and talk kite? Stop by our shop, we carry all the top brands including North Kiteboarding, Naish, Eleveight Kites, Litewave, Mystic, ION and Dakine to name a few! Nearly all the gear that we sell on our website is in stock at our shop, and if its not its only a few days away and shipped right to your front door. We are staffed with only the best knowledgeable friendly kiteboarders in the area! Together we have a combined 25 years of experience in this industry! Come Ride with Us!
1031 4th Street N. St.Petersburg, FL 33701
Drew is the owner as well as the head instructor for Best Pro Kiteboarding. He has been teaching for over 8 years, while kiteboarding professionally all over the world for the last 5 years. With wins at the US Freestyle Nationals in Hood River, OR and years of competing in the most prestigious rider invite only events on the planet, Triple-S and The Slider Project! Drew still carries his sponsors Naish Kiteboarding, Launched Consulting, Patagonia, Dakine and Hobie along for his traveling adventures and contests around the world! With thousands of hours in the water teaching and tens of thousands of hours kiting himself there is no one more experienced in the water. In this time he has created the Perfect Lesson Plan, geared to get you in the water fast and on your way to learning this amazing sport, Kiteboarding!