Water Slides and Surfing (and even kitesurfing) are some of the most popular adventure activities for summer. Both can be enjoyed alone, or with friends, but they have a way of connecting people that live far apart. If you are interested in trying both activities for yourself or your friends, you need to learn a few tips to ensure that your day on the water is a fun, safe, and exciting experience.
Find The Right Water Park
First, it is very important to find out about water park amenities and policies before setting up your day at a wave pool or surf park. Most places require that you know the length of time you will be staying, as well as the equipment requirements and other restrictions. Some will allow children younger than 12 years of age, as long as there is someone supervising them at all times.
Secondly, be sure to bring the proper attire for both your water slide and kiteboarding activities. Kitesurfing is typically a more fun and safe if you are wearing a wetsuit, helmet, and board. Kiteboarding requires some form of protective clothing like a helmet, long sleeves, or long pants. Be sure to check out the equipment before you get on a kite. Additionally, the whiteboard is also required to meet certain weight requirements.
Kiteboarding Lessons For Competitions
Kitesurfing and Surfing have also were joined by hundreds of events across the world, such as the Wave Awards Ceremony held annually in Tahiti. This prestigious award is given to the most outstanding, well established, surfing, or kite boarding event.
Each year new, more difficult versions of the sport are developed, so that the competition will be fiercer. As of now, there are over fifty varieties of waves used for surfing or skateboarding. to surf or kiteboard efficiently, you must be able to learn what type of wave you are dealing with.
Similar to surfing and kiteboarding, water slides, and kite boarding have evolved greatly throughout the years. One example of this evolution is the traction kite. Traction kites are becoming more advanced as surfing and kiteboarding competitions are introduced all over the world. Water Slides and Kites can provide you with hours of fun and excitement, as well as safety.
Join a Kiteboarding School
Waterboarding and kite boarding provide individuals with the opportunity to stand up on their feet for a while, and learn how to “go through the water”, without losing momentum. It helps them get a better idea as to how the “water” behaves, without getting wet, and without running out of air.
Water Slides are for everyone. They are a blast to ride and allow you to “feel” the water while sliding down. This allows individuals to get a closer look at the water, which can only help one learn more about the ocean.
Water Slides are a great way to have an “in your own backyard” vacation. For a weekend, a day, or an entire week, Kitesurfing provide a, fun way to enjoy nature, while developing great balance, coordination, and awareness. If you have never enrolled in a kitesurfing school, I encourage you to give it a try!