Kitesurfing and windsurfing should only be practiced after receiving professional instruction. Below is a guide to local instructors in South West Scotland.
Power Kite Instruction
Power kiting is a great way to develop basic kite control and is an enjoyable sport in its self.
The village of Sandhead has a fully qualified and experienced power kite instructor.
Students will be taught the basics in a safe environment and can progress to kite bugging with in a day.
For more information contact ian on 07788 962352.
Kite Surf Instruction
Kite surf Scotland – With one British freestyle kitesurfing champion and one of the most experienced kiteboarding instructors in Scotland, Kitesurf Scotland has a first class reputation. They are a full time school, operating 7 days a week throughout Spring, Summer and Autumn so are on hand full time to get you addicted! Operate from Troon but can teach in Luce Bay for groups if conditions allow.www.trykitesurfing.com
Wake board Instruction
Good for a no wind day thrill, also useful for beginners who want to get some feel of a board without worrying about a kite.
Wake boarding instruction is offered on loch ken by fully qualified and insured instructors. www.skilochken.co.uk
Wind Surf Instruction
Galloway Activity Centre on Loch Ken provides the perfect beginners environment to learn the basics and develop your skills. The centre has a fully equipped school and a team of highly experienced fully qualified instructors. www.lochken.co.uk