• Kitesurf School in Tarifa, learn with professionals!

    Lessons everyday, all year round
    We teach with new Duotone Kiteboarding equipment
    We speak English
    Certified Instructors
    We have our own rescue boat
    10% discount booking on advance

  • New Kitesurf lesssons from the boat!

    Your progession to the max speed
    Walkie-Talkie helmet, permanet contact with the instructor
    0 traffic jams
    10% discount booking on advance

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KITESURFING COURSES PRICES
KITESURF LESSONS IN TARIFA, EVERYDAY ALL YEAR ROUND
WHY US?
  • A SCHOOL WITH MORE THAN 10 YEARS’ EXPERIENCE
  • SURF CENTER TARIFA IS LOCATED RIGHT ON THE BEACH
  • LESSONS AVAILABLE EVERYDAY, ALL YEAR ROUND
  • CERTIFIED & ENGLISH SPEAKING INSTRUCTORS 
  • WE HAVE OUR OWN RESCUE BOAT

During the last 10 years at Surf Center Tarifa – Kitesurf School and rentals, we have dedicated ourselves 100% to the tuition of Kitesurf followind the Kitesurf International methodology, that we consider to be the fastest, safest and most enjoyable way to teach and learn kitesurfing in Tarifa.

At Surf Center Tarifa, Kitesurf group lessons are designed for only a maximum of 2 people per instructor as we believe evolving within small effectives is the best. Thus, we also offer private lessons. But if you really wish for it, we can organise group lessons for until 4 people.

That way, our professional instructors are right next to you, dedicated to your progression, and you can make the most of the class for its full length as well as maximizing the lessons´effectiveness.

All instructors at Surf Center Tarifa – Kitesurf School  are certified by one of the Kitesurf International Orgs. or the Spanish Sailing Federation. Your lessons are covered by a third party Insurance Policy.

WHATS INCLUDED?

New North Kiteboarding equipment, we renew all of our equipment every 6 months so you can expect your kite to be crispy still !

Equipment´s insurance in case of damage

Wetsuit and all safety gear, depending on the season we have winter or spring long wetsuits and shortys for the summer

Surf Center Tarifa certification card using the Interantional Kitesurf standards.

Third party insurances

Rescue boat all year round.

And as an extra, a free access to Hotel Arte Vida Tarifa facilities for our students and friends : shower, changing room, lockers, sunbeds in the Chill out area, WIFI, parking, Beach bar, Restaurant etc.

The lessons take place in front of Hotel Arte Vida Tarifa during the off season, and – as assigned by Tarifa´s City-hall – in Playa Los Lances during the summer.

Transfer Tarifa – Surf Center Tarifa – Kitesurf zone – Tarifa included (*)

LESSONS PLANNING

Below you can find your daily learning plan and get an idea of what will be taught during each course.

The progression will depend on different factors like ability, weather conditions or amount of clients in the group.

We guarantee professional, friendly, quality, safe and fun lessons, tailored to your needs and skills.

Welcome to your Kitesurf Lesson in Tarifa

What you will learn during your first Kitesurf lesson :

  • The kitesurf equipment
  • Rigging the kite and lines
  • Safety on the kite bar
  • Wind window, power and neutral zones.
  • How to read weather forecasts for practicing kitesurf
  • Launching and landing areas
  • Flying the kite
  • How the safety systems work
  • Flying the kite with the harness
  • Controling the kite with one hand
  • Try the safety system in real situation
  • First body-drag

What you will learn on your second Kitesurf Lesson:

  • Body-drag
  • Safety on sea
  • Body drag with power
  • Relaunching the kite from the water
  • One handed control on the water
  • Possible directions of navigation
  • Walking upwind with the kite
  • How to go in and out of the water
  • Safety distances in the water and on the beach
  • Introduction to the kite board
  • Handling the board in and out of the water
  • Exercises with the board, controling the kite at the same time

What you will learn on your third day of Kitesurf Lesson:

  • Exercises with the board in the water
  • Control with one hand on the kite and the other on the kiteboard
  • Waterstart theory
  • Practice of putting on the board foot straps while controling the kite at the same time
  • First Waterstart attempts
  • First navigation runs
  • Speed control
  • Riding Downwind
  • Control of the speed and of the different riding directions
  • Upwind kiting

What will happend from the fourth day:

  • Depending on your ability the progression curve can vary, although it is pretty fast for kitesurfing.
  • Within the next 10-15 hours of practice you should be able to ride about 100mts downwind in both ways and start being able to go upwind.
  • From the 20-30 hours of practice you could start thinking about taking a Kitesurf Jumping class !

Your life has changed, welcome to a new stage!

From now on you´ll become an happier person, will meet with a nice community of people and discover a new lifestyle !

Enjoy it!

BOOK NOW ONLINE OR CALL US AT +34 664171596