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Kitesurfing School Denmark,

we teach you how to kite!

You want to learn kitesurfing? With Westwind.dk you become a safe, confident and independent kitesurfer. Explore the possibilities of kitesurfing at the Ringkøbing Fjord!

Trial Course

 2 hours
 max. 10

You are interested in kitesurfing and simply want to give it a first try? With Westwind.dk you can sign up for your trial course. Get a taste of kitesurfing and be part of the fun!

Learn content    2 hours

Spot knowledge – Get to know the kitesurfing spot
Weather - How it affects your kitesurfing session
Equipment – Learn how to set up your kitesurf equipment
Safety Systems – How to respond to any hazards you encounter
Kite flying – Being able to fly a trainer kite on land
Summary – Feedback session / Guidance for the next step

DKK 290,- p.P. BOOK HERE

3 Day Beginner Course

 11 hours
 max. 4

You want to learn kitesurfing? With Westwind.dk you become a safe, confident and independent kitesurfer. Explore the possibilities of kitesurfing at the Ringkøbing Fjord!

Day 1 - Theory    2 hours

Spot knowledge - Get to know the kitesurfing spot
Weather - How it affects your kitesurfing session
Equipment - Learn how to set up your kitesurf equipment
Safety Systems - How to respond to any hazards you encounter
Kite flying - Being able to fly a trainer kite on land
Summary – Feedback session


Day 1 - Water session 1    3 hours

Equipment - Set up your kite equipment
Take off - Learn launching and landing of your kite
Control - Being able to fly the kite and handle your board
Relaunch - Learn how to water relaunch the kite
Self rescue - Learn how to act in emergency situations
Summary – Feedback session


Day 2 - Water session 2    3 hours

Equipment - Set up your kite equipment
Take off - Practice launching and landing of your kite
Body dragging – Fundamental skill to develop your kite control!

  • Downwind – Feel the power of the kite/ Explore the wind window
  • Upwind – Dragging yourself upwind with and without the board
  • Power stroke – Basic power generating move to get up on the board

Summary – Feedback session


Day 3 - Water session 3    3 hours

Equipment - Set up your kite equipment
Take off - Practice launching and landing of your kite
Waterstart - Get up on the board and practice your riding skills
Theory - Right of way rules
Summary - Feedback session, Guidance for the next step

DKK 1995,- p.P. BOOK HERE

Weekend Course

 9 hours
 max. 4

You want to learn kitesurfing but you don't have a lot of time? With Westwind.dk you become a safe, confident and independent kitesurfer. Explore the possibilities of kitesurfing at the Ringkøbing Fjord!

Day 1 - Theory    2 hours

Spot knowledge – Get to know the kitesurfing spot
Weather - How it affects your kitesurfing session
Equipment – Learn how to set up your kitesurf equipment
Safety Systems – How to respond to any hazards you encounter
Kite flying – Being able to fly a trainer kite on land
Summary – Feedback session


Day 1 - Water Session 1    3 1/2 hours

Equipment – Set up your kite equipment
Take off - Learn launching and landing of your kite
Control – Being able to fly the kite and handle your board
Relaunch – Learn how to water relaunch the kite
Self rescue - Learn how to act in emergency situations
Body dragging – Fundamental skill to develop your kite control!

  • Downwind – Feel the power of the kite/ Explore the wind window

Summary – Feedback session


Day 2 - Water Session 2    3 1/2 hours

Equipment – Set up your kite equipment
Take off - Learn launching and landing of your kite
Body dragging – Fundamental skill to develop your kite control!

  • Upwind – Dragging yourself upwind with and without the board
  • Power stroke – Basic power generating move to get up on the board

Waterstart – First waterstart attempts
Theory
Right of way rules
Summary
Feedback session / Guidance for the next step

DKK 1.800,- p.P. BOOK HERE

Improver Course

 4 hours
 max. 2

You want to improve your kitesurfing skills? With Westwind.dk you take your kitesurfing skills up to the next level. Explore the possibilities of kitesurfing at the Ringkøbing Fjord!

Day 1 - Water Session 1    2 hours

First Meeting – Your individual level will be assessed
Goals - You define your training goals together with your instructor
Training– Achieve your goals
Summary – Feedback session


Day 2 - Water Session 2    2 hours

Review – Comparison with the training goals
Training– Achieve your goals
Summary – Feedback session / Guidance for the next step

DKK 1.450,- p.P. BOOK HERE

Private Hour

 1 hour
 max. 1

You want to improve your kitesurfing skills a little bit faster? With Westwind.dk you achieve your goals!

Arrange your Private Hour by contacting us under +45 97312899 or syd@westwind.dk.

Learn content    1 hour

First Meeting – Your individual level will be assessed
Goals - You define your training goals together with your instructor
Training– Achieve your goals / Radio support
Summary – Feedback session / Guidance for the next step

DKK 700,- p.P.

TIDSPLAN

  • Monday
    10-12.00
    14:30–17:30
  • Tuesday
    10–13:00
    14:30–17:30
    14:30–17:30
    14:30–16:30
  • Wednesday
    10–12:00
    14:30–17:30
    14:30–17:30
  • Thursday
    10–13:00
    14:30–17:30
    14:30–17:30
  • Friday
    10–13:00
    14:30–17:30
    14:30–17:30
  • Saturday
    10-12.00
    14:30–17:30
  • Sunday
    10:00-13:00
    14:30–17:30
    14:30–16:30




Trial Course 3 Day Beginner Course Weekend Course Improver Course

 




Getting Certified

At the end of your kitesurfing course you can buy your VDWS kitesurfing certification. The certification is based on the VDWS Level System. Enjoy the benefit of your certification and rent your kite equipment with any VDWS ktiesurf school (from Level 3).

VDWS Kitesurfing Licence

Equipment included

With Westwind.dk you get all kitesurf equipment which is recommendable for a safe training. To stay warm you get A 5/3 mm wetsuit from Rip Curl. Please note that we don't hand out neoprene shoes. You can get your shoes for a special price.

We are teaching with kites from North
15°
NW
9.1m/s
Mere om vejr

Hvide Sande

mandag 21 august - 2017

20-00 15°C 9.1 m/s NW

tirsdag 22 august - 2017

00-06 15°C 9.7 m/s NW
06-12 14°C 9.5 m/s NW
12-18 17°C 7.4 m/s NW
18-00 17°C 6.0 m/s NW

onsdag 23 august - 2017

00-06 14°C 2.6 m/s NNW
06-12 12°C 2.1 m/s SE
12-18 16°C 2.5 m/s ESE
18-00 18°C 1.6 m/s W

torsdag 24 august - 2017

00-06 16°C 5.3 m/s SE
08-14 16°C 6.1 m/s SSE
14-20 18°C 9.1 m/s W
20-02 17°C 8.0 m/s WSW

fredag 25 august - 2017

02-08 17°C 6.8 m/s WSW
08-14 17°C 5.4 m/s SW
14-20 17°C 7.7 m/s WSW
20-02 17°C 7.2 m/s SW
Weather forecast from yr.no, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK