KITESURFING IN UKRAINE
Kitesurfing is a unique kind of extreme sport and a way for a person to feel free.
Kitesurfing is a new kind of sport; it appeared nearly 10 years ago though the first attempts to surf with the help of a kite began long ago. The popularity of kitesurfing is growing with every year. Primarily kitesurfing is a possibility to surf on an extremely high speed and even to fly up or just to surf on the waves giving yourself up to the rushes of wind. Kitesurfing is very spectacular, professional championships and festivals are popular among people.
Kinds of kitesurfing and what you need for it
Kitesurfing is universal kind of sport; you can surf both in winter and in summer. There are several kinds of kitesurfing: kiteboarding – combination of wakeboarding, windsurfing and paragliding; kitesurfing itself – surfing on the water with the help of a surf; snowkiting is a winter variant when you surf on snow; landkiting means surfing on land and other. There is no need to buy expensive equipment because all you need is a kite with which you can surf all the year. The weight of the back pack with kite is just 6-8 kg while the kiteboard weights 3-4 kg. If you want to surf in winter you need to buy additional snowboard or skis depending on what you like more. You don't need to be specially trained to learn how to control a kite; everyone can try it not depending on the strength and physical training but if you want to be good at it we advise you to take a course at kite school.
The possibilities of kitesurfing in Ukraine
Now you can add an additional extreme entertainment to your Ukraine travel. Where to find the best places? Kitesurfing in Ukraine is developed; there are a lot of schools in Odessa, Mykolaiv, Kiev oblasts and in the Crimea. The school Rybakovka can give you the certificate of Windrider club after the course; it is equally easy to get there from Odessa or Mykolaiv. Rybakovka is situated near the recreation camp "Sokol" where you can book a room. There is also Windrider school in the Crimea on the cape Tarkhankut and in Yevpatoriya. It is recommended for the beginners to surf on the territory of schools because you can always get qualified help and advice on where to surf best and safe, besides you can rent all the equipment there. Be careful and enjoy your extreme Ukraine travel!