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Address: 623 Rocks Road | 4-5 The Sands, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-548 5958
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Kitesurf Nelson is the heart and soul of kitesurfing in the Nelson region,...

Kitesurf Nelson is the heart and soul of kitesurfing in the Nelson region, providing locals and visitors with lessons, equipment sales and hire. We are happy to advise and offer our expertise on the exciting sport of kitesurfing.Our half-day lessons are designed to get you up and riding as quickly and safely as possible. We teach on the latest equipment, using IKO qualified instructors and keep our student:instructor ratio to 2:1 to ensure you really get the most out of your time on the water.We stock equipment from all industry leading brands, and also have equipment available for hire. Tahunanui Beach is a wonderful safe beach with constant summer wind and a world class venue.Come into our Kitesurf Nelson shop and check it out.

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I took only an introductory lesson as a complete beginner, but I had so much fun! Our instructor (Julia) was really patient and helpful (also she prevented the sail from dragging... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 August 2016
Giulia F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I took only an introductory lesson as a complete beginner, but I had so much fun! Our instructor (Julia) was really patient and helpful (also she prevented the sail from dragging me away a few times, I really felt more confident knowing she was there). I absolutely loved the experience and now I really want to take a full course!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

I'm stoked to be out kiting again this summer already! I'm a bit out of practice as I haven't kited since last summer so i'm a little bit rusty. An epic lesson last week was worthwhile to touch up my skills and learn new ones. Shane and his Kitesurf Nelson team have been happy to help with pointers and advice... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2014

Big shout out to Shane, Paul and Team. I couldn’t have asked for a better start to the summer season then with Kitesurf Nelson. An old injury caused a few hurdles but with their help, knowledge and friendliness it’s gonna be a great kiting summer for a beginner like myself! Their coffee’s going down quite a treat too ;)

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2014

My Girlfriend and I spent last year traveling in New Zealand (NZ) and one of our main reasons for visiting was to learn to Kitesurf, therefore we needed a school and location with a very high success rate, as we only had one summer to learn. We had intended to learn near Mount Maunganui on north island but on arriving... More 

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

Found myself heading into the kitesurf nelson shop as I had for a while been wanting to give the sport a try and was a little intimidated to try it without any experience or really knowing much about it. The awesome crew at Kitesurf Nelson make this the best fun possible with their friendliness and and vast experience within the... More 

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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2014

kia ora Crew while in my first week of being in nelson and exploring the beach i found myself wonder into kite surf nelson, first i was greeted with the big smile of paul the kite surfing instructor who showed me about the shop explaining gear and booting my excitement for the sport. i was back the next day and... More 

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Luganville, Vanuatu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2013

For my first time visit here theres no wind . So next day i tried to check again and thank God there were 15-18 knots of wind. Which is perfect wind for me with my 7 size kite. I am only 40 kg LOL. Anyway It was pretty awesome 2 hours kite surfing.. But when started get into the water... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2012

Encouraging and helpful staff, great day out for my son, a good opportunity to learn a new skill and just have a fun day out at Tahunanui beach. Would recommend this a wonderful birthday gift or if you are in Nelson for a few days make the most of the opportunity to learn how to Kite Surf - guarantee you... More 

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