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In this program, you will learn to drag your body in the water at the same time as you move the kite doing exercises that you already learned in the previous level at the beach. Once you are able to do this with control and with maximum security, you will go to the next step that will be dragging your body with the kite and the board, a very important technique before starting to ride. Aside from kitesurfing, you will also get yoga classes that will prepare you for the day!
During the surf camp, you will stay in Guincho Wayra House. It is set in a picturesque valley, overlooking the breathtaking Guincho Beach and the magic Sintra-Cascais Natural Park. Wayra in Quechua, the language of the Incas, means wind, energy flowing, and raising. The place offers a perfect balance between relaxation, tranquility, and energy. It is being their greatest inspiration to combine yoga sessions with outdoor activities like kitesurfing, surfing, and SUP boarding.
You will enjoy a privileged location and view, only a 15-minute walk to Guincho. It has two dorms with four and six beds and double rooms with large balconies. Hot showers are available for 24 hours. Guincho Wayra House also has a bright and comfortable shala for yoga practices, a spacious modern kitchen, laundry service, and central heating. Bed sheets and towels will be provided as well as daily cleaning. There is also a garden with an area to relax and barbecue facilities.
The common areas are comfortable and surrounded by nature. The living room includes cable television, DVD player, and Wi-Fi connection for the exclusive use of the guests. From here, you will see the most stunning sunsets over the sea. You can also prepare your own meals in a fully equipped kitchen available in the house. A healthy and energizing breakfast is included as part of your stay, setting you up to make the most of your day!
Begin your morning with an empowering yoga class to prepare your body and mind for the following activities of the day. The yoga class will allow you to bring more concentration, flexibility, strength, and awareness to your day.
In this program of six hours of kitesurfing course, you will learn to drag your body in the water at the same time as you move the kite, doing exercises that you learned in the previous level at the beach. Once you are able to do this with control and with maximum security, you will go to the next step that will be dragging your body with the kite and the board, a very important technique before starting to ride. You will learn as well the re-launch of the kite, safe rescue techniques, and the recovery of the board. The fast learners will begin to learn the water start. In this course you will have the gear for your exclusive use in order to improve faster while you are in the camp.
The time of the lessons will depend on the tides and wind speed. The Kitesurf Adventures team will confirm every morning after breakfast the time you will be picked up by the instructors to go kitesurfing in Guincho beach or Costa Caparica depending on the wind conditions and the stage you are in the course.
Bernardo Ruivo, Surf Instructor. Started surfing aged 11 at Guincho beach. He possesses a great experience in the ‘surf world’, not only as an experienced surfer and instructor but also in the tourism area. Born and raised in this incredible town, he knows everyday where the best surfing conditions are going to be. He is licensed in Leisure and Tourist Animation Management in the ‘Escola Superior de Hotelaria e Turismo do Estoril’ and he has a post-graduation license in Surf and Performance in the ‘Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias de Lisboa.
Hans grow up in Monte Estoril Cascais, next to the best waves in the world, pationated for big waves since age 9 when he learned how ed to surf and skate by his own. Hans is a Kitesurfer since 2013, he became one of the best Kiters in Portugal. Instructor IKO (International Kiteboarder Organization). Teaching his passion in México and in Portugal, where he teaches in Kitesurf Adventures School the whole year long.
Cátia was born in Lisbon. She teaches yoga since 2011 with a focus on breathing techniques and mindfulness. She was certified in Sivananda ashram in India having traveled to Thailand and Australia where she took wellness training courses, including massage therapies such as Thai, Ayurvedic, therapeutic massage and reflexology. Cátia believes that cultivating yoga is a profound body, mind and soul expression. She teaches Hatha, Vinyasa flow, Yoga Nidra, and Meditation, also leads meditative walks. "Wealth is health, peace of mind is happiness, yoga shows the way.." Swami Sivananda
The yoga and surf camp will take place in Guincho Beach. Located only a three-minute drive from the house, it is the place to teach the first part of the kitesurf course, which takes place on the sand.
The school is located on the north side of beautiful Guincho beach at the Bar do Guincho, near Cascais. Guincho Beach is one of Portugal’s premier beaches for water sports. There, you can begin your kitesurf course, rent kite material, and much much more!
The Costa da Caparica is one of Portugal’s most important beaches as well as one of Europe’s best kept secrets! Located just 20 minutes from Lisbon, there, you will enjoy great wind, kilometers of clean pristine beaches and a selection of activities for your water-sport pleasure!
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You will be served daily breakfast during this surf camp. There is also a fully equipped kitchen available in the house, which you can use to store the food and prepare your own meals.
Lisbon Portela Airport
Transfer available for additional US$44 per person
Please book your flight to arrive at Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS).
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