- Sport levelfrom Beginner to Intermediate
- Spoken languagesEnglish, Portuguese
- Durationfrom 3 hrs to 2-3 days
- Opening seasons:
South Adventures was one of the first kiteboarding schools in Portugal, teaching since 2004, with more than eight thousand hours of lesson experience.
Discovery course: Discover how to "Master the Wind Power"
Do you want to discover the sport and learn how to master the wind? The level 2 Senior certified IKO instructors will introduce you to various aspects of the sport and teach you how to hone various skills on land before performing on water all the while learning the safety rules. The instructor will make you learn how to keep safe by showing you how to assess the wind and physical location; use the safety systems; manage proper equipment; set-up; and control the kite.
Intermediate course: Learn to control the power of your kite in water!
Are you ready to get wet? It's time for your first water start. Get ready to explore the full potential of the wind power. You’ll learn to: use the kite power to body drag in all possible directions, water relaunch your kite, self rescue, recover your board; and become proficient at the most valuable skill in kiteboarding… riding on your own!
Independent course: Ride independently and learn a few tricks like the first jump!
The more you learn the most pleasure you will have. It's time to become an independent rider! Your instructor will show you how to ride upwind, toe-side, attempt your first jump, and help you focus on advanced skills like controlling your speed by edging, changing direction without stopping, self-launching and self-landing safely.
As an independent rider, you’ll be able to ride on your own and rent equipment wherever you go.
Full course :From zero to hero in 3 days!
This full course combines IKO 1, 2 levels and a day of pratice. It's suitable for people with no kiteboarding experience, taking you from complete beginner through to independent kitesurfer.
Lisbon is an ideal location for your kite surfing holidays with uncrowded white sandy beaches and 2 perfect shallow water lagoons near-by, suitable for all levels from beginners to experts and with a windy season from April till end of September, but normally there is have wind all year-round.
According to the conditions and regarding the safety of all clients, the lessons will be given on the following beaches; Guincho, Carcavelos, Costa da Caparica and Lagoa de Albufeira.
→ 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