KITESURF CENTRE (CALETA DEL MAR), CORRALEJO, FUERTEVENTURA
The kite-centre is located at Caleta del Mar apartments. It is situated close to the kitesurf spot right on the seafront with incredible views to Isla de Lobos and Lanzarote.
The team of qualified instructors will show you the safest and most fun way to learn how to surf or sail on some of Fuerteventura’s spectacular beaches. We have a shop in Corralejo centre and a second one a few metres away from Kite-beach Grandes Playas, one of the most famous kitesurf spots on the island.
You find a big selection of courses for all levels, from beginner courses to intermediate and special Freestyle courses or Kite-wave Introductions and Instructor courses.
- DAY 1: Today you will learn the theory of the wind and how to set up your equipment. You will get to fly a training kite and after a 2-line-kite. Later you will learn some basic safety systems and how to pack down your equipment.
- DAY 2: Now it is time to get familiar with the kites that you will be using on the water. You will learn all about the control of the 4-line kite and bar, theory about relaunching from the water and you will get prepared to go in the water.
- DAY 3: You will fly the kite in the water and practise body dragging, launching and landing alone on the beach and in the water, board recovery and self rescue.
- DAY 4: This is the last day of your course and it is time to get on the board. First you will practise on land to get the feel for the board start and then you move on to the water. It might take a few attempts but soon you will be up on the board riding. - You are now an independent kiteboarder!
During this course you will learn how to manage your practical skils, and will be able to choose your equipment. You ride with more powerful kites and will learn the basics of edge control and upwind riding. Receive advice and tips from your instructor to control your direction and power. According to what you want, discover how to ride Twin Tips, Wakeboards or jibing a directional or Mutant board.
What we teach is up to you. If you want to work on a specific trick or move, your instructor will help you achieve your goal. If you just need help with your equipment or you need a quick introduction to the spot you can just book an instructor for minimum 1/2 hour.
This service is for those who know how to get on the board and keep riding but are not secure enough yet to practice completely alone and for who prefer to ride safe by knowing to have somebody around helping you out what ever could happen to you.
Like this you can try one after the other to try all moves and tricks you like without being worried to not come back to the place you started your exercise. When you like to stop the boat shuttle will bring you back where you started.
In the Kiteschool & Shop you have all best brands available, kites and boards NORTH KITEBOARDING, wetsuits MORMAII, accessories ION and the most important a full team of qualified professionals kitesurf instructors to give you all advises you need during your holiday.
The centre is located in Corralejo in front of the main Kite beach in Corralejo Grandes Playas. It is the perfect place to enjoy your kitesurf and surf holidays with perfect wind and waves all year long, with nice temperature and incredible white sandy beaches.
Pre Booked Sports Services
4 DAY KITESURF BEGINNER COURSE£291
1 DAY KITESURF PROGRESSION COURSE (Board work / upwind riding)£86
Kitesurf Wave Sailing Instruction - PAID ON THE SPOT£59
3 DAY KITESURF BEGINNER COURSE£227
10 Hours Private Kitesurfing Lessons£364
One Week Kitesurf Rental (IKO Level III Only / upwind sailing ONLY)£291
Two Weeks Kitesurf Rental (IKO Level III Only / upwind sailing ONLY)£514
Sport centre prices are as a guide, prices can change depending on the season and exchange rates. When pre booking with Planet you normally receive around a 10% discount on direct local prices. More importantly, you MUST pre book any essential sport services at the time of booking to ensure availability. Please be sure to ask us about this during the booking process.