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kiteboarding Landing Techniques
After you have performed a nice jump you also need to land. Landing can be tricky at the beginning, but once you practice it you won’t find it difficult at all. Remember...
Jumping Techniques
Jumps are fun and spectacular kiteboarding moves and all riders love them. They are not very difficult maneuvers, but they require some skills and practice. Timing and kite...
Rescue Procedures
Self rescue techniques are very important. The first thing you need to do is make sure that you are attached to the leash and then let go of the bar. Go towards the kite up the...
Turning
You have to turn round when you want to change the direction in which you are heading. Position the kite up in a slow motion, to avoid being lifted out of the water. You will...
Board Retrieving Techniques
There are times when the board slips off your feet or a trick goes wrong and you lose the board. To continue riding you must get it back. A good way to retrieve the board is to...
Heading Upwind
When you get onto the board and start riding you will usually go downwind. It is a good start, but you will probably want to go upwind at some point, to return from where you...
Kiting Around Other Riders
When there are more riders on the waves there is the possibility to interfere with them. You must make sure that you avoid colliding with them. When two riders are about to meet...