- Sport levelfrom Beginner to Advanced
- Spoken languagesEnglish, Greek
- Duration> 1 week
- Opening seasons:
Your journey into kitesurfing in beautiful Rhodes starts here. Whether you are an absolute beginner or an experienced kitesurfer, you have come to the right spot. Wetskillz offers full packages deals for beginner kitesurfers or advanced riders who wish to improve themselves.
The great thing about kitesurfing is that even though it looks totally crazy, you don’t need to be super strong to learn it. People often think that you have to be really fit to practice this amazing sport, yet your body build is not an obstacle, so stop making up excuses and start learning, you'll have the time of your life!
You will have in the beginning to practice on the beach with a beginner's kite. Thus you will be able to learn how to manage the kite gear before going in water. Once you've managed to learn how to use the kite you will start with water launching, going downwind, self rescue and many more to become a confident rider.
The instructors at Wetskillz are IKO certificated and devoted to kitesurfing. Your instructor will make sure to help you learn fast and in complete safety, you will not become a pro, but you will surely become a confident kitesurfer. Thanks to the top radio communication devices, your instructor can communicate with you from land and give you tips while you are in water.
Kitesurfing at Rhodes will make you part of a community or people who enjoy the same activities. During the 7 days your camp will last, you will interact with people with common interests and tastes. At the end of the week you will have a group of kitesurfing buddies!
The accommodation and kite station
The kite station and the guest house share the same area, where the waters and meltemi winds await you just outside our front door in Tholaros beach located just 5 min away from airport, Theologos village and 20 min from Rhodes town.
The guest house offers spacious apartments equipped with small kitchen, TV, air conditioning, wi-fi, private bathroom and balcony.
The wind condition
The wind blows from North-West and West mainly, that’s why the conditions are ideal with side shore wind to learn kitesurfing.
The water has a board short temperature. It’s flat when there is light wind and it can get choppy in strong conditions. In early and late season (April and October) waves are bigger when there's North wind.
The spot offers winds of 15 to 21 knots.
→ You are automatically reimbursed for the full activity price
2) Cancellation between 4 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% reimbursement
3) 4 days or later, prior to the agreed activity starting date, is considered last-minute cancellations
→ No reimbursements will be effected