For those who wish to begin taking boat rides for kite surfing excluding lessons, or haven’t kited in a while. The self-rescue course is ideal for those not used to kite surfing in the area and first time trying kite in a lake. A great opportunity to learn general safety protocols while kite surfing in Lake Como.
We guide you on safety protocols for awaiting assistance by boat.
How to place the bar, the kite and body when stationary in the water. Important in time of emergency or in other situations when kite lines require untangling for example.
Ensure full responsibility is maintained when kiting in lake como. Keep happy, keep sporty and keep safe!
Qualified Kite Instructor
Transport by boat
Kite and board
Helmet with headphones
Kite Surfing equipment
Personal locker (MC4Season Kiteschool declines any responsibility for theft or damage)
Pick up at alternative location if staying in Varenna, Bellagio and Menaggio. Drop off at same location or any of the 3 locations
What to bring:
Board shorts / swimwear to wear under wetsuit.
Adequate clothing for boat journey and weather conditions (hoodie, sunshades and hat)
Water, small snack, waterproof phone container, flip-flops
Meeting point – Dervio kite school (or use pick up service at agreed location)
Meeting time – 30 minutes before boat departure for equipment check