Snowkite transition course one day Simplon Pass

Provided by: Kite Rider GmbH

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Let an experienced instructor teach you how to kite in the snow - on skis or snowboard. This is the perfect transition course for you if you already have experience kiting on the water.

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Let an experienced instructor teach you how to kite in the snow - on skis or snowboard. This is the perfect transition course for you if you already have experience kiting on the water.

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smartphoneMobile ticket accepted
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Highlights

A perfect transition course for you as a kitesurfer

Ski or snowboard? You have the free choice

Professional and experienced teachers show you tips and tricks

Achievement of SST Level 3C

The Simplon area is a beautiful ski resort in Valais and offers perfect conditions for kiting

Includes

3 to 4 hours snowkite course

Experienced teacher

Kite equipment

Ski or snowboard

Description

The Simplon plateau, situated at 2000 m.a.s.l., is located in the canton of Valais just above the municipality of Brig. It connects the Swiss Rhone Valley with the Italian Val d'Ossola

This one-day transition course is perfect for you if you already have experience kitesurfing on the water. An experienced instructor will teach you the differences and show you how to really get going with snowkiting.

You can choose between skiing and snowboarding and learn everything from the perfect take-off, to different flight directions, to safe landings. The Simplon plateau offers the perfect conditions for kiting. So nothing stands in the way of your snowkite adventure.

You can expect a 3 to 4 hour transition course where you will learn how to master snowkiting on skis or snowboard!

Meeting point: Swiss Snowkiting School Simplon

You will meet your kite instructor and other course participants at the Snowkiting School in Simplon.

Preparation: Bring your skis or snowboard

Skis or snowboard are not included in the course. Please remember to bring your own skis or snowboard.

Activity: Snowkiting

The course lasts between 3 and 4 hours and brings you to SST level 3C. You will learn:

  • how to start snowkiting on skis or snowboard
  • how to judge the wind correctly
  • different flight maneuvers
  • speed control
  • how to keep a correct body posture and much more.

Practical information:

  • Languages offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • If you arrive by car, winter tires are required

Swiss Activities Tip

Are you a fan of untouched nature? Then you should definitely hike along the approx. 4.5 km long winter hiking trail after snowkiting and marvel at the great views. In between you also have two different possibilities to stop and enjoy food and drink.

Important Information

  • Prerequisite is that you can ride on the water height (up-wind)
  • Warm clothes
  • Sun protection
  • Bring your ski or snowboard

Meeting Points

Pass 11, 3907 Simplon, Switzerland

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