MOST FREQUENT QUESTIONS
If you are interested in our KITE POWER center, need advice or simply did not find the necessary information on our website, do not hesitate to contact us. In addition, we have written below for you the answers to the most frequently asked questions, which will save you time and also answer a lot of information about our center and the city of El Gouna.
Kiteboarding is a popular adrenaline-fueled water sport in which the kiter controls a board (kiteboard) pulled by a kite.
The Egyptian town of El Gouna is an ideal location for this sport due to the stable wind conditions and the tremendous shallow area of crystal water for kiting in our spot.
The bottom of the sea is sandy without dangerous corals.
In kiteboarding, it is used for riding the waves of a kite and board and is more wave-oriented and faster.
While wingfoiling uses a wing and a foilboard and is more suitable for smaller waves and smoother sailing.
According to the recommendations of the IKO organization, those interested in kiteboarding should be at least 25 kg in order to control the board and should be older than 7 years.
With our individual approach, kiteboarding can be learned by anyone who is interested, without having to have a great physique.
You can choose a course for complete beginners (basic course).
We offer a course for more advanced kiters who have already completed a course and want to learn something more or just refresh their knowledge or gain self-confidence.
We welcome those who want to learn new tricks etc. to our OPEN HOURS.
We also offer individual courses and courses for children.
Our center operates throughout the year.
The air temperature in El Gouna is consistently above 25 °C, from April to October the daily temperatures are around 35 °C.
The water temperature is pleasant and ranges between 22-28 °C.
We have. Just contact us and upon arrival our driver will be waiting for you with a KITE POWER sign, who will take you to us or to your hotel.
You cannot do without a kit, board, vest, trapeze and helmet.
You can rent all equipment from us on site.
Basic knowledge of safety procedures, proper equipment according to your kiteboarding level, knowledge of priority rules, proper communication on the water, keeping a distance from other kitesurfers, etc. are important.
The time needed to gain the necessary experience varies for everyone, but usually it takes several weeks to months.
Stages include mastering the basics.
first rides on a kiteboard, improving technique and gradually improving skills and adding different tricks and jumps.
Common mistakes include lack of kite control, poor body position, and lack of action planning or inattention.
We recommend regular training and professional instruction or a course before you go into the water all by yourself.
You can book lessons with us online via our website or directly on site at our KITE POWER centre.
However, because we rely on quality and a friendly approach, we recommend booking the course in advance.
We have several hotels or apartments that we would be happy to recommend to you in El Gouna.
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Payment options include cash, credit cards and transfers.
We will provide detailed information on payment options at the time of booking.
In our center you can indulge in relaxation in the form of a massage or a walk on the beach or the surrounding area.
El Gouna is also an ideal place for snorkeling or diving.
You can also go to the fitness center or treat yourself to food and drink in our restaurant and beach bar.
Up to the age of 14, a parent is required to participate in the kite course as a supervisor.
The child should weigh at least 30kg for safety and the kite equipment we have available at our kite school.
Children under the age of 18 can be registered with the written consent of a legal representative.
We emphasize safety, a smaller group (max. 2 people or individual lessons) and experienced instructors who have experience teaching children.
Children are equipped with appropriate safety equipment and are guided according to all safety standards.
Children can try swimming, snorkeling and participate in beach games and animation programs.