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WATER LESSON #1

Dive Right In

This is the lesson for those who already have the basic skills required for safety and are ready to start learning how to ride. For pre-requisite skills needed for this lesson see our beginner lesson page.


What you will learn:
•    Right of way rules for water
•    How to fly a larger LEI (leading edge inflatable)

kite on standard lines
•    Upwind body dragging
•    Body dragging with a board
•    Bobber exercise
•    Power Strokes
•    How to put on the board while flying the kite
•    Using power strokes to perform a water start
•    Short rides
•    Self-Rescue in water
•    Packing down, putting away, and techniques for taking care of gear