Kite surfing is a great activity for those who are confident in the water and are ready for a challenge. This activity involves being propelled across the water on a surf board using a power kite to control speed and direction. Stability, strength and control are essential to master this high adrenaline activity.
BKSA approved Kite Surfing Centres
Take part in affordable kite surfing taster sessions at commercial centres listed by the British Kite Surfing Association (BKSA)
South West Poole Kitesurf Club
South West Edge Watersports 01395 222551 email@example.com
South East The Kite Surf Centre 07732097176 firstname.lastname@example.org
South East X-Train 01243 512552 email@example.com
North West West Coast Kitesurfing 07913 017925 firstname.lastname@example.org
North East KA Kitesurfing 07766303876 email@example.com
It is recognised that an important skill for Kite Surfing is being able to fly the kite. BKSA are offering to run power kite instructor training within Scouting. The emphasis of the course is around safety, communication skills, professional attitude and conduct as an ambassador for kitesports and the BKSA.
Where: Venue of your choice (must have indoor and outdoor facilities)
For more information on running a power kite instructor course in your area and becoming a registered BKSA Kitesurf School contact the BKSA Training team.
There are 3 ways of running Kite surfing in Scouting. These are:
The National Governing Body for kite surfing is:
The following activity factsheets are relevant to this activity:
The following activity rules are relevant to this activity: