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Outer Banks Kiteboarding Lessons

 PASA Certified Kiteboarding School

Kitty Hawk Kites Kiteboarding School and Resort is located in the Outer Banks and 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. View our kiteboarding lesson packages.

Our 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.

Fly & Ride Kiteboarding Lesson

The Fastest Way to Learn Kiteboarding

The Fly and Ride course is our beginner kite lesson.  This 5-hour group lesson covers all of the skills and information need to know for you to start kiting.  This a two part course includes a short classroom session where you learn how kiteboarding works, how to gauge wind speed and quality, and how the safety systems work. After that we go straight to the water where you will learn basic skills like how to fly the kite and manage yourself in the water.  The last three hours you will spend your time sharpening your kite skills, performing power strokes and how to get up on the board. 

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Private Kiteboarding Lessons

2017 lessons now available! 

Fully customized one-on-one kiteboarding lessons designed to establish your goals and then obtain them! We can customize this lesson to fit your level from total beginner to advanced tricks! Kite gear and watercraft are included with each private lesson if needed. Additional hours of lesson time can be requested for $150/hr.

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The Ultimate Way to Fly Kiteboarding Lesson Package

This comprehensive lesson package provides the most thorough option for anyone with no kiteboarding experience to truly learn to kiteboard. On the first day we will introduce you to the sport in small groups through our Fly & Ride course, but then our PASA certified instructors will provide you with two (2) days of individualized attention that will help you progress from a beginner to being able to kiteboard on your own. If you’re serious about getting into the sport, this is the package for you!


    Build and develop vital safe practices and knowledge about kiting and waterstarting with this pivotal foundat...
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Way 2 Fly Kiteboarding Camp


This is a 2-3 day introduction to Kiteboarding in a small group setting that will provide you with the foundation necessary to become a self-sufficient Kiteboarder. If you have a group of 3 participants you may book this camp anytime.

You'll learn proper safety protocol and procedures for kiteboarding as well as understanding wind speed, direction and theory. Next you'll learn how to apply this knowledge to help you choose the right kite size, rig your equipment, and then ultimately how to launch and land the kite with basic kit...
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