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Kitescool

13 Beachville Crescent, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 21 354 837
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Highly recommended Kitesc(h)ool

I can highly recommend to take your first Kitesurf lessons at Kitescool. Super friendly, well... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
The T
kite lessons and gear purchase

I highly recommend Kitescool if your thinking of learning to kite or even just looking for an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lorna M
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Los Angeles, California, United States
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We are a mobile Kitesurfing and SUP school based in Nelson the sunshine capital of NZ. We offer Lessons, Hire, Sales and good advice. Kitescool is the regions original Kitesurfing school, we know the local conditions and beaches better than anyone! Stand Up Paddleboarding and Kite Boarding are a lot of fun...Come and take advantage of Nelson amazing beaches and constant winds! Let our team of internationally qualified instructors get you up and riding.
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“surf lessons” (3 reviews)
“kite gear” (3 reviews)
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13 Beachville Crescent, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I can highly recommend to take your first Kitesurf lessons at Kitescool. Super friendly, well equipped, fair pricing, looking every day for the best conditions...I had a great time :-)

Thank The T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend Kitescool if your thinking of learning to kite or even just looking for an introduction to the sport. I took a handful of lessons with Wiebke and she was great! She made me feel really safe and supported and before I knew...More

Thank Lorna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drove from christchurch to have lessons, Was really worth the time and distance, great instructors, both Warren and Wiebke. Fantastic place to learn, very safety conscious, I'm hooked! John

Thank Super_Nurse2014
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Kiting can be daunting if starting out but with good instructors (and good location) it is super safe. I took my girl and she did four sessions with Warren & Vilpka which left me free to kite. She loved it. It was the perfect start...More

Thank TrentJones79
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My son and I both had KS lessons with Warren this year. First of all in a group of four then just the two of us to quicken the progression to flying solo. Also bought a quiver of gear for the two of us. We...More

Thank Lizard021
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Warren and Craig were awesome. Very patient and professional. Equipment are great ! I did the 3 days intro course and even there were very weak wind, I still had a lot of fun and learnt a lot. I cannot wait to continue.

Thank Chlora88
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I did the 3 day intro course with Craig and Warren. Excellent instruction, progressive approach, very safety aware. I was pleased with my progress and hope to return to pick up where I left off. Thanks guys!More

Thank Francis S
Kitescool, Owner at Kitescool, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Hi Francis, Thanks so much for your great feedback! It's always good to hear that our students are happy with how we run the lessons and also their own success. It's such a steep learning curve- so hopefully you will continue with kitesurfing and we...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Very easy to understand the tutoring. Was easy to get to a decent level where i was confident in hiring my own equipment! They are lovely people who i look forward to seeing again! :)

Thank bengraff
Kitescool, Manager at Kitescool, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Ben, thanks heaps for your feedback! Hope to see you again sometime, Wiebke

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

As an experienced kitesurfer I was able to easily rent gear, as I was unable to bring my own (traveling with a 4 month old baby in a camper doesn't leave much room for kite gear ;-) Thanks for the great service, gear and tips...More

Thank Andrew D
Kitescool, Owner at Kitescool, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Thanks so much for the great feedback, Andrew! Cheers, Warren

Reviewed 6 December 2016

Decided I wanted to try kitesurfing while in Nelson. Contacted Kitescool while still in Australia and got a prompt response. Met Warren for the first lesson and nothing was a problem, he has the patience of a saint, was able to clearly explain everything and...More

Thank roganjenny
Kitescool, Manager at Kitescool, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Thanks so much for the fantastic feedback!! We loved having you in Nelson- hope that you will keep kiting in Australia (stay on your board to avoid all the nasty things in the water ;o)) and come and see us next time when you are...More

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