Kitesurf lessons

KITESURFING LESSONS IN PORTUGAL – FOR BEGINNERS AND EXPERTS

The ElementFish kitesurf camp offers ideal conditions to learn kitesurfing – for beginners, experts and everyone in between. Ofir and Cabedelo offer two of the best kitesurfing calm water and wave spots right on our doorstep.

Learn to kitesurf with ElementFish

Our team of kitesurfing trainers consists of highly motivated, VDWS-licensed kitesurfing instructors. We bring to the table over 15 years of training experience – so you are in the best hands!

If you are looking for a kitesurfing course complete package including accommodation, please check out our kitesurf camp packages.

Kitesurfing courses for beginners

Intensive kitesurfing courses in accordance with VDWS quality standards.
No previous experience is necessary for our kitesurfing courses. At the same time, hang-gliders, wakeboarders and windsurfers with no kitesurfing experience will still feel challenged. All equipment is included.
Kiteurf course at the ElementFish kitesurf camp in Ofir, Portugal

5-day intensive kitesurfing course

Our 5-day kitesurfing course includes 20 hours of professional kitesurfing instruction from experienced, licensed kitesurfers.
  • The camp takes place directly at the kite spot (spots with both shallow water and waves)
  • 7 nights in a multi-bed room (double room available with a surcharge)
  • 20 hours VDWS-accredited intensive kitesurfing course, spread over 5 days (Mon – Fri)
  • Small groups (maximum of 4 students per instructor)
  • Full kitesurfing equipment is provided for the kitesurfing course
  • The kitesurfing course follows ElementFish training standards and is dependent on appropriate weather conditions
  • Evaluation evening with video analysis at the camp to improve kiting technique
  • We can issue (or renew) internationally recognised VDWS kitesurfing licences upon request
  • Rescue speedboat on hand for your safety
  • VDWS kitesurfing centre / repair centre in the camp
  • The week’s photos to take home with you
  • 1 free yoga session (on Sunday)
  • 1 free SUP session (on Sunday)
  • Free pick-up from the Esposende bus station (24/7 airport transfer possible subject to a surcharge)
3-day intensive kitesurfing course

Kitesurfing lessons include

  • 12 hours course (3x 4 hours)
  • Course contents similar to basic beginners course
Kitesurf introductory course (1 day)
  • 4 hours teaching
  • Basic theory, safety training, flight training, relaunching
Kitesurfkurse für Fortgeschrittene

Advanced kitesurfing courses

The aim of the advanced courses is to take your skill to a new level, to help you become more confident, to try out new things and, most of all, to have fun kitesurfing! Again, the same applies: a maximum of 4 participants per instructor.

5-day intensive kitesurfing course for the more advanced

On the first day of the course, you will set your new, achievable goals with the help of your kitesurfing instructor. Video analysis and joint kitesurfing sessions with your instructor will further improve your kitesurfing level.
  • The camp takes place directly at the kite spot (spots with both shallow water and waves)
  • 7 nights accommodation in our beach-side camp (if booked with kitesurf camp packages)
  • 20 hours VDWS-accredited intensive kitesurfing course, spread over 5 days (Mon – Fri)
  • Individual training adapted to your driving skills; gaining and keeping height, jumps, transition
  • Small groups (maximum of 4 students per instructor)
  • Full kitesurfing equipment is provided for the kitesurfing course
  • The kitesurfing course follows ElementFish training standards and is dependent on appropriate weather conditions
  • Evaluation evening with video analysis at the camp to improve kiting technique
  • We can issue (or renew) internationally recognised VDWS kitesurfing licences upon request
  • Rescue speedboat on hand for your safety
  • VDWS kitesurfing centre / repair centre in the camp
  • The week’s photos to take home with you
  • Free pick-up from the Esposende bus station (24/7 airport transfer possible subject to a surcharge)
  • Above all: Kiting...kiting...kiting!!!
Freshen up your kitesurfing

If you are already able to control your kite, "relaunch" sounds familiar, and you just want to get up on the board and get going, you're perfectly right here.

  • 4 hours kitesurfing instructions
  • Course content: Whatever it takes to get you back kitesurfing!
1 day course for advanced kitesurfers

You already have your kite and board under control, but you want to work on your manouvers, tricks and jumps? This is for you then:

  • 4 hours individual kitesurf training

Price list kitesurfing lessons

Our kite lesson prices are per person and include kite lessons and equipment. Accommodation available within our kitesurf camp packages.
1 day course 3 day course 5 day course
4 hours 12 hours 20 hours
from 99€ from 250€ from 399€
I come frequently. Such a perfect location right at the spots with such a great team can't be found anywhere else.
Marco (August 2016)

Kitesurf team

Mark Hummel - ElementFish

Mark

The captain (kitesurf+surf instructor)

Kay

1st officer (kitesurf + surf + SUP instructor)

Florian

kitesurf instructor + party animal

Simon

kitesurf, surf and lead SUP instructor

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