Basic IKO Kite lessons

Srilankakite is a IKO affiliated center. IKO is the world’s leading kiteboarding organization specializing in kiteboard education, promoting safe practices and enhancing the highest standards for the industry.

IKO lessons available for all from 7 to 77 old! ( minimum weight 35kg). Group lesson of 2 students and 1 instructor to help you trough all the steps and get you riding! The best way to get into kiteboarding is together!

Inclusive of all kite gear + personal equipment and safety gear.

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Level 1 Kite Course

What you will learn:
  • Intro to the wind and power with trainer kite
  • Guided set up and preparation of the kite
  • Safety system explanation and simulation
  • Kite flying exercises
  • Safety system and restarting
  • Launching and landing
  • Walking with the kite on the beach
How many hours will you get:
  • 3h Group / 2h Private*
    * 2h Private lesson is done when no suitable partner of similar level and body weight is available
How much it will cost:
  • 100 US$
Book your IKO level 1 kite course at Srilankakite

Level 2 Kite Course

What you will learn:
  • Includes level 1
  • Independent setup of the equipment
  • Body drag downwind
  • Power stroke exercises
  • Upwind bodydrag
  • Board recovery in deep water
  • Self rescue and pack down
How many hours will you get:
  • 6h Group / 4h Private*
    * 2h Private lesson is done when no suitable partner of similar level and body weight is available
How much it will cost:
  • 200 US$
Book your IKO level 2 kite course at Srilankakite

Level 3 Kite Course

What you will learn:
  • Includes level 1 & 2
  • Waterstart simulation
  • Steady pull
  • Waterstart and riding
  • Controlled stop
  • Right of way rules
  • Upwind riding
  • Transitions
How many hours will you get:
  • 9h Group / 6h Private*
    * 2h Private lesson is done when no suitable partner of similar level and body weight is available
How much it will cost:
  • 300 US$
Book your IKO level 3 kite course at Srilankakite

Extra progression session

What is it:
  • Extra session to perfect kiting skills
  • Available for IKO level 1, 2, and 3 riders
How many hours will you get:
  • 3h Group/ 2h Private*
    * 2h Private lesson is done when no suitable partner of similar level and body weight is available
How much it will cost:
  • 100 US$
Book your progression kite lesson at Srilankakite