Progression Beginner Instructional DVD (second edition):
The progression series of instructional DVDs are here to give you the confidence and motivation to improve quickly and safely. A complete, video based learning resource that supports and builds on everything you may have already, or are about to, learn in the your lessons. This DVD contains over 2.5 hours of in depth content and analysis, covering every aspect of beginner kitesurfing from the technical basics to fundamental riding technique.
Location and conditions: Understand your environment and become an observant and knowledgeable kiter
Equipment and terminology: Overview of all kite styles and how they can make a difference to your progression
Kite Setup: Breakdown and detailed explanation of kite and bar set up, giving you confidence and independence
Launching and landing the kite: Understand how to safely start and end your session, using both 4 and 5 line kites
Body Dragging: Flying the kite to give you the momemtum required to ride and recover your board
Water re-launch & Self Rescue: Detailed re-launch technique and common problem analysis. Outline of the optimum self rescue process.
Waterstarts and First Runs: Getting you up on the board and making those first crucial runs
Riding and Staying Up Wind: Developing your riding technique and stance, mastering comfortable up wind riding
Change of Direction – Sliding Turn: Learn the steps to keep your board and kite in sync, and your body out of the water
Currently the 2nd Edition of the Beginner DVD is only available in English language.
If you're an intermediate kiteboarder, this is the ultimate tool to guide you to the next level. The best instruction around for learning back loops, front loops, and transitions - the core repertoire of the mid-level kiter. The pace is slow and repetitive, with accurate and effective instruction. This is the formula that is most conducive to learning. Each move is intricately broken down into three stages, or "progressions". Several unique presentational techniques allow an unprecedented ease of learning.
Fat Sand Productions are getting ready to take you the next step in your Kiteboarding Progression. Following on from the huge success of Progression: Beginner & Intermediate, it’s now time for us to focus our attentions on guiding everyone on to advanced freestyle and freeriding tricks.
Progression: Advanced takes the proven techniques used in our previous DVDs to break down these manoeuvres and allow any intermediate kitesurfer the opportunity to start slow and build to the tricks we all dream of mastering.
The DVD will cover the following:
- Hooked in:
- Riding Blind
- Kite setup and the basics
- Popping and Raileys
- Kiteloops and Downloops
- Handlepasses – Surface, Dangle and Powered
Filmed in Egypt with British Pro’s Lewis Crathern, Neil Hilder, and Jo Wilson – we’ll show you that whether you young or old, male or female there is so many tricks that are within your grasp, you only need to be help so you can save your self some bruises!