How to Kitesurf: Set-Up (LEI, inflatable kite)

This video explains the setup of an inflatable kite, to help beginners with their lessons. Begin facing downwind. Place the kite on your downwind side. Unfold the kite, with the leading edge upwind. Now we connect the pump to the kite. In the middle of the leading edge, you should find some kind of loop, to attach your pump to. This will stop the kite from blowing away during inflation. In the centre of the leading edge you should also

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I wish I went to this school

The wind is perfect today It’s around 18-20 knots so the guys are heading out on their 9, 10, 11 meter kites progression session everyone’s fired up after the… now they are taking the mick out of me because I’m vlogging everyone’s fired up after the goal meetings and we’ve got some water melon! thank you that’s what im talking about do something gross for the vlog yea thats perfect what’s going on Lev this is Lev.. Levster… what tricks

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10 Common Mistakes All Kiteboarders Should Avoid

Meet Jean Luc. Jean Luc has been kiting for a couple years now. He can kite on his own, stay upwind, but he still makes a lot of mistakes he is not aware off. Jean Luc could be you. And Jean Luc needs to stop doing these mistakes once and for all. When arriving at a new kite spot always ask the local kite center or local kiteboarders about the safety rules of the place, there might be some no

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How to rescue a kite – Help your friend by recovering his kite.

hi my name is Kjell Qvale and today i’m gonna show you how to rescue a kite from the water if you haven’t done so please subscribe to our channel click the like button and turn on the notification bell to find out when the next videos are coming up let’s roll the intro so the first thing for you to rescue a kite is to find out if he needs help first of all observe if the person is

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VLOG 17 – TEACHING KITE TO A FRIEND – Antoine Auriol – 4K

Welcome to a new VLOG Today I’m with my friend Alex who came to visit me in Spain Hi and we will make a Vlog. So I will teach him to kite How many times did you already do it ? 3-4 times? About 3 times Today I will teach you to kite thanks to Alex. So normally if you listen to me carefully you should should be able to ride So basically we gonna inflate the kite and then

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Learn To Wing Foil – HANDLING

Before you take your wing on the water we recommend you spend some time on the beach, learning how to handle it in lighter winds under 10 knots. Always use the wrist leash. Attach it around your wrist before you start. if you become overpowered or lose control, let go of the wing, it will de-power on the wrist leash line. If the wing is upside down grab the leading edge handle and flip the wing over, using your free

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Ruben Lenten: What kite suits your riding style?

How’s it guys you’re here with me Ruben Lenten we’re here at kiteboarding mecca Platboom Cape Town South Africa. The wind is absolutely cranking today and I wanted to show you a little bit more about the Ozone range kites; the Enduro the Edge and the Amp To help you decide what suits your riding style most, these kites are absolutely amazing and built with a purpose. So let’s dive into this As the kites are inflated you can already

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Kitesurf Depower Systems (Bar, Trim Strap, Rigging Options, Backstalling, Wind Conditions etc)

Modern power kites have become safer and more versatile … largely due to depower systems. This tutorial explains all of the de-power systems on a modern power kite. The ability to power or depower your kite while flying it, is actually its ability to change angle compared to the airflow – known as angle of attack. If your kite lines up with the airflow, it will barely deflect it, and won’t pull you as much. If the kite has a

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How to self launch/land a kite – THE SAFEST WAY

Yoooo Wadup everybody how are we? Good to see your smiling faces Now welcome to a new tutorial So, I’m about to go for a foil and there’s no one around So I thought it would be a good opportunity to show you the safest way to self launch your kite so lets get into it now the safest way to self launch your kite is by using an anchor a big tree, something heavy on the beach or using

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