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Chicago Kitesurfing Lessons

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Learn the basics of the newest watersport craze to hit Lake Michigan: kitesurfing.

  • Chicago Kitesurfing Lessons
  • Chicago Kitesurfing Lessons

Kitesurfing Intro 101 Lesson for Two

$200 $90 55% off

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  • One group two-hour ground training introduction class with gear for two people
  • Small class sizes for personalized attention
  • Free follow up kiteboarding consultation after the lesson via email

What we love

  • Sign up youself and a friend for a two-hour class on the basics of kitesurfing, the newest craze in watersports.
  • You’ll spend the whole two hours on the ground working on kite control, which is the best way to truly master the sport.
  • All students start with a Slingshot B-3 Trainer Kite—a small kite that won’t pull you very hard, so you can acquire basic skills. You’ll progress to larger kites as the lesson continues.
  • Class sizes are small, so you’ll get plenty of personalized attention.
  • Kitesurfing teams aspects of wakeboarding, paragliding, windsurfing, gymnastics and more—but with the right instruction, even the most green beginners can pick up the sport.

What to know

  • Redeem by: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • This offer is final sale and nonrefundable
  • All clients will have to sign waiver forms before the lesson
  • Anyone under 18 will need to have a parent/guardian with them
  • Limit one per person per visit
  • Beginner 101 classes are ground-taught
  • Classes are held in Waukegan, IL
  • Exact location determined upon scheduling
  • Appointments are required and subject to availability
  • Partner cancellation and re-scheduling policy of 48 hours applies; voucher subject to forfeiture
  • All services must be used by same customer; cannot be shared
  • Entire value must be used in a single visit
  • Promotional value expires August 13, 2013; paid value is valid for five years, longer where provided by law, details will be on your voucher

About Chicago Kitesurfing Lessons

Kitesurfing: A sport in which you stand on a small surfboard clutching a specially designed kite, letting the wind power your ride across the water. Expert riders can race courses, jump waves and tackle 20-mile-per-hour winds, but even casual kitesurfers at Montrose Harbor look like they’re having the time of their lives.

Join in after lessons from the professionals at Chicago Kitesurfing, who believe anyone can learn the sport. The trick is to start on the ground, mastering basic kite skills before you hit the waves. During an intro lesson, you’ll learn how to launch, control and land all sizes of power kites, with a focus on how to rig the kite, gauge wind levels and watch out for fellow kitesurfers. When you’re ready for the water, Chicago Kitesurfing offers one-on-one lessons on more advanced techniques like board starts, body dragging, stand-up riding and safety rescue. Before you know it, you’ll be investing in your own board.

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