Kiteboarding Lessons

Houston Kiteboarding Lessons

Kiteboarding Lesson Prices*:  (we match competitors advertised pricing)

Kiteboarding Lesson Prices: (we match competitors advertised pricing)

  • Monday-Thursday private $100/hr group $80/hr (2 hour minimum) normal booking is 3 hours (all equipment included)
  • Friday-Sunday private $110/hr group $90/hr (2 hour minimum) normal booking is 3 hours (all equipment included)
  • Supervised Rental $80/hr (minimum 2 hrs must be IKO level 3N) (all equipment included)
  • Upwind Jetski service $55/hr (minimum 2 hrs)
  • Down Wind Tours/Adventures $100/hr per person (2 person minimum)
  • Hydrofoil Lessons $125/hr (2hr sessions – private only) (all equipment included)
  • IKO certification with card $40

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Kiteboarding and Kitesurfing Lessons are taught 7-days a week on your schedule. There are discounts for weekday and multi-person bookings so bring your freinds out (up to 3 students per instructor). Prices are $330/half day with the discounted weekday rate of (M-Th $300), each additional student is half price! All equipment in included, you just show up and learn to ride. Call 281-508-6485 for details and to get on the schedule or email us at sales@houstonkiteboarding.com 

We have a fully stocked kiteboarding shop which is one of the largest Dealers of kiteboarding equipment in the Nation. We carry over 30 brands including all major kiteboarding companies like Cabrinha, Slingshot, Naish, North, GK, Best, Eclipse, Epic, Wainman, F-One, Flysurfer, Airush, Spleene, Litewave, Liquid Force, Ocean Rodeo, Caution, etc.  All our students receive extreme discounts on packages before or after taking lessons with us.

1. Get a FREE board with kite purchase and 10-15% off everything else purchased.
2. Our Professional instructors will assist you in choosing model, size, and equipment type for your goals, skills, size, and riding area.
3. Students who purchased kiteboarding equipment from us get a free 30min “Set up and Get out” session…getting them set up at the Levee and out on the water safely the first day with their new gear.

You can see most of our equipment listed online at www.americankiteboarding.com, and if you can’t find it there call or email us and I’m sure we can find it for you.

Our teaching location in Texas City is one of the easiest places to learn to Kiteboard in the world! With 2 square miles of waist deep flat water and consistently good winds all year round it has ideal learning conditions. It also has a grassy launch area and is unregulated for non-commercial operations so windsurfers and kiteboarders can enjoy the wind without rules or problems with the city. Check out the average wind graph below. The only winds that are not good for the Levee teaching area are NW, W or SW and as you can see from the graph below there is very little westerly winds at the Levee.

A half-day intermediate lesson quickly refreshes your kite skills, reviews body dragging and focuses on riding proficiency. You and your Houston Kiteboarding instructor will work on getting the board on your feet, diving the kite, and going for your first rides. The time spent learning the nuances of the kite in an introductory lesson will pay off as you can focus your attention on gaining board skills.

All kiteboarding gear is provided during lessons, including helmets and flotation vests. You will be riding brand new gear from all the top manufactures like Cabrinha, Slingshot, Liquid Force, Globekite, Litewave, Ocean Rodeo, and DaKine. We do all of our lessons on “bow” kites to provide maximum safety and performance. Houston Kiteboarding instruction is highly hands on – we’ll be in the water with you on the coldest winter day! School kites and boards allow you the opportunity to try out the newest equipment from all the leading kiteboard manufacturers. When it’s time for your own setup, you’ll already have a good idea of what works best for you and can invest wisely, knowing that we’ll give you the soundest advice around.

You can email or call us at the information below to inquire about scheduling a lesson. We’re always open, just contact us and we’ll work kiteboarding lessons into your schedule. We’ve even been known to give the occassional midnight lesson in order to make it happen. Or, if kiteboarding isn’t for you, but you know someone who has been dying to try it, contact us about gift certificates to cover all or part of the instruction fees! Remember, kiteboarding is an extreme sport and before you head out, get some professional instruction – for your sake, and for the sake of those around you…

What people are saying about our lessons:
Great lessons, great location, great service. These guys know their stuff and operate 7-days a week. They’re usually at the Levee teaching if you need something after hours as well. Just great folks!!” –one week ago

The team at Houston Kiteboarding is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. I was traveling through Houston on a business trip and they set me up for a day of kiting at the Texas City levee. This is a great spot, with easy access and setup on a grassy hill next to the water. Thanks again to the great people at Houston Kiteboarding.” –one month ago

Premium experience. Flew into Houston, drove to the levee, unpacked my kite and *bam* it’s torn! I was so bummed. Took the kite to H.K. and Phil patched it that evening for pickup the next day. Not only that, but by the time I drove back to the levee Chris had pumped up a 19 meter rental for me which was perfect for the light winds that day. I highly recommend this group, they turned what could have been a disaster into a super-positive week. These folks are all fun people and provide excellent customer service. Will definitely be heading back to Texas on a future trip. Thanks so much guys!!!” –three weeks ago

Great overall experience with purchases! Item came extremely packaged well and good support overall with any questions I had. The gear review & videos overall are bonus for deciding. Great bunch of kite-passionate guys.” –three weeks ago

524 9th Ave N
Texas City, TX 77590
281-508-6485
Lesson Inquiries: sales@houstonkiteboarding.com

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