Join Phil Elborough Senior BKSA Kitesurf Intructor since 1999 for a full six days in the kitesurfing mecca Tarifa Southern Spain.

When you start out it's really important to get some professional tuition from a qualified instructor
Without the correct instruction, kitesurfing can be a dangerous sport, so by investing in some lessons you will learn the safe way to kitesurf and not have to deal with the consequences of trial and error.
You will get up and riding quicker with a proper instruction and in the long run you will save time and money too as your instructor will be able to advise you on the best way to progress further.
BKSA qualified instructors and the BKSA training scheme are renowned as among the best in the world.

If you have taken a kitesurfing course in the UK and need some more practice or are a complete beginner this is the trip for you.

Phil will be your instructor and guide for the entire trip he will arrange your flights, accommodation, V-Dub transfer minibus and of course all your kitesurfing equipment and tuition

Take a look at the Dates and booking page, if there are two or more of you we can arrange dates to suit you.

Phil Elborough 
Tel: 07415350268
email: kitesurflessons@hotmail.co.uk
Skype: philelbo 

BKSA Senior Kitesurf Instructor
BSUPA Stand Up Paddle Surf Instructor
RYA Powerboat Level 2 certificate
RYA Safety boat certificate
First Aid qualified
BKSA event logistics

About Phil:
Phil is one of the UK pioneers of kitesurfing he has come from the days of foil kites home made boards and DIY safety systems, he has seen and been part of the development of the sport we see today, his vast experience means he can guide you through learning this amazing exciting extreame sport quickly and safely

Currently working the summer season at X-Train West Wittering West Sussex

Running kitesurf training holidays in Tarifa since 2007
Over thirteen years kitesurfing experience, owner Zero Gravity kite school Hayling Island for 8 years
British Virgin Island kite catamaran surfari's
 25 mile island to island crossings
Founder and Chairman Hayling Island Kitesurfing Association HKA 2003 - 2007
Vice Chairman/Membership Secretary BKSA 2007 -2009
Safety and race crew for BKSA National competition series 
Crewed many class of yachts.
Fifteen years windsurfing
Ran Cadet sailing weekends Stokes Bay Sailing Club.

Tarifa: The wind capital of Europe

Located at the southern-most tip of Spain, and only 11km from Morocco. It is this proximity between the two continents that gives Tarifa its legendary number of windy days per year, due to the wind being squeezed between the two land masses through the straits of Gibraltar. Also being the very south of Spain - it is much warmer than the UK, Ireland and Northern Europe! 

Tarifa - the Town.

It is a small, laid-back town which attracts people from all parts of the globe. Many come for Europe's best kite and windsurfing conditions, others simply to relax in some of the medieval old town's bars, cafes and chill lounges. In the summer months the narrow streets really come alive both day and night, offering a wealth of culinary and cocktail delights, good music, and an unbeatable party atmosphere. Throughout the year, this small town has a great community spirit, and you will instantly feel welcomed and amongst friends.

Tarifa - Wind

Levante & Poniente - two of the most common words in and around town (well, maybe after "Mojito"), are the prevailing wind directions. Poniente is the westerly wind, and Levante easterly. One of these winds will settle in and blow from a few days up to a few weeks, then (after normally a day's respite) the other one takes over. This gives Tarifa over 300 windy days a year.

Tarifa - Beaches

Right in the town and stretching for 10km west is the beautiful wide, open Los Lances beach. This is a perfect spot in Poniente winds. Lots of space to learn and practise on the beach and in the water. If the wind is blowing Levante we have many possiblities depending on the strength of the wind, including Valdevaqueros, Getares and Palmones, all a short drive away. There are other beaches further afield which can give us the chance to kite on days when the wind is too strong here in Tarifa.


 - High Flyers House is a short walk from town with easy access to all the beaches. It is a spacious duplex apartment with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, large lounge equipped with uk sat tv and ipod docking sound system and kitchen, large garage equipment store and roof terrace BBQ area.

You will be sharing the apartment with the other guests, which helps make a really friendly and relaxed atmosphere ..... Most people go home having made new friends!

There is a large, fully equiped kitchen. So if you are trying to watch the pennies or simply feel too shattered to head into town why not use it to cook your own meals in the evenings.

All this for £750 per head

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