REAL Kiteboarding is proud to announce the release of our 5 DVD instructional series. This series of REAL Instructional DVDs mirrors our world famous REAL Kite Camps and are an excellent way to improve your Kiteboarding skills. Whether you are taking lessons or a camp with REAL, learning with another school, or braving it on your own, these REAL DVDs will help make the sport easier, safer and more fun to learn at any ability level!
Zero 2 Hero : Rank beginner through self-sufficient rider
Evolution : First sessions through staying upwind
Joyride : Aggressive riding, turning and jumping
Surf : 100% dedicated Kitesurfing Instructional
Triple-S : “Surf, Slicks and Sliders” : Expert to Pro Level.
ZERO 2 HERO DVD
The Zero 2 Hero DVD takes riders from rank beginner to the self-sufficient riding level. Z2H is the “easy access gateway” to the sport of kiteboarding. Zero 2 Hero received a “Top 10 Adventure Camps in the World” ranking by Outside Magazine and is the number #1 selling Kiteboarding instructional DVD worldwide. Zero 2 Hero DVD includes topics such as:
Safety and Responsibility
Wind Window and Power Zone
Choosing the Proper Launch Site
Beach Lesson (Trainer Kite)
Beach Lesson (4 and 5 line Inflatable kites)
Water Lesson (4 and 5 line Inflatable kites)
Z2H Bonus Section
…and last but not least, a mega BONUS section including topics such as Life of a Kiter, REAL Coach's Tips, Detailed Kite Diagrams, Gear Tech, Outside Magazine's Top Ten Awards and the Liquid Force Relentless video!
EVOLUTION DVD The Evolution DVD takes riders from their first rides on the water through staying upwind. The combination of Zero 2 Hero and Evolution have been rated by SBC Kiteboard Magazine as “the best kiteboarding instructional videos ever available for riders just getting into the sport”.
Evolution DVD topics include :
First Sessions : Kite Flying, Circuit Training, Downwinders.
Transitions: Stop, Slide, Heelside, and Toeside Transitions.
Boardride : Building Boardskills, Boardstarts, Stance, Edging, Ollies.
Stance : Butt In & Out. Under, Medium and Overpowered conditions. Speed Control.
Riding Upwind : Kite & Board Control, Identifying Landmarks, Upwind Success Tips.
EVOLUTION Bonus Section The Evolution BONUS Section is triple stacked with sections like : Evolution Lessons Learned, REAL Coaches' Tips, Packing for Travel, Kite Tech, Board Tech, and action from the REAL Slider Park.
The Joyride DVD covers the techniques of aggressive riding, turning and jumping. REAL teamed up with The Moorings to go on a sailing/kiteboarding adventure of a lifetime! 3 50ft sailboats with 15 days of perfect wind and waves! Joyride is action packed in British Virgin Island super blue and includes all the instructional expertise you've come to expect from REAL Kiteboarding:
Joyride Riding : Self Launches and Landings, Boat Launches and Landings, Stance Review, Powerful Turns/Fans, Downlooping, Riding Faster, Holding More Power, Riding in a Crowd
Joyride Jumping : Progressive Edge/Speed Relationship, Load and Pop, Boosting, Air Transitions.
Joyride Tricks : Boosting Grab, Load and Pop Grab, Back Roll Hooked In, Front Roll Hooked In, Spins. Intro to Unhooked Tricks.
Joyride Continued Education : Gear: Wakeskates, Surfboards, Strapless, Different Kites, Bars, Line length, Change your Style, Progression: Lessons, Camps Travel: New Spots, Travel Tips.
JOYRIDE Bonus Section
Too much action and info to fit on one side ! Joyride BONUS SECTION includes topics like Dialing in Your Gear, REAL Coaches' Tips, Slezy-J Grab Tutorial, and BVI Action Videos.
Surf DVD The REAL SURF DVD is 100% dedicated to kiteboarding instruction in the waves. Whether this is your first session in the surf, your 100th session in the surf or even if you are just learning to get your very first rides in the surf, every rider will get a ton of information and improve their riding abilities from the REAL SURF DVD :
Surf 101 : Safety Concerns, Lateral Current, Rip Current, Tides, Swell Types, Wave Types, Bottom Contour, Wave Sets, Wave Periods, Buddy System, Where To Ride.
Surf Sessions : Surf Circuits, Duck Diving, First Sessions, Entering and Exiting the Surf, Riding through Waves, Whale Watches, Surf Turns, Downwinders, Staying Upwind, Self Rescue.
Surf Skills : Waveriding, Wave Jumping, Surfing Technique, Frontside and Backside Riding, Kite Timing, Looping Kite for Power, Gear Options, Freestyle in the Surf, Aerials, Barrels.
Surf Bonus Section Keeping it Surfside, Equipment for Ocean Riding, REAL Coaches Tips, 5 DVD Series Action, Cape Hatteras Downwinder, Triple-S DVD Preview, Outside Magazine Awards, The Moorings.
REAL Kiteboarding is proud to announce the release of our Triple-S Action DVD! Triple-S is the grand finale 5th DVD in the REAL DVD Series. The Triple-S DVD is an ACTION DVD based on the riding and footage accumulated during the 2006 Triple-S Invitational here in Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. 40 minutes of heart stopping, adrenaline pumping, bass thumping, Slick blasting action!
Triple-S Bonus Section!!!
Just when you thought you've had your fill, the Triple-S BONUS Section takes you behind the scenes at the Triple-S Invitational with rider interviews, instructional tips and a mind bending wave session during Hurricane Florence on Cape Hatteras. Check out the expert to pro level instructional material featured in the Triple-S Bonus Section!
REAL 5 DVD INSTRUCTIONAL BOX SET REAL Kiteboarding is proud to announce the release of the REAL 5 DVD Instructional Box Set! The REAL 5 DVD Instructional Box Set includes all of the REAL Instructional DVDs including Zero 2 Hero, Evolution, Joyride, Surf and Triple-S. This box set contains over 15 hours of Instructional, Action and Bonus footage compiled directly from the world famous REAL Kite Camp programs. This 5 DVD box set is a “Must Have” for any aspiring or experienced kiteboarder, as it covers ALL TOPICS from rank beginner to pro level riding. Never before has so much kiteboarding information been packed into such a small, easy to transport, carrying case. At only $129, it is by far the best money that you will ever spend in the sport of kiteboarding!
Get your REAL 5 DVD Instructional Box Set TODAY!
REAL Standup Paddleboarding Instructional DVD. The sport of Standup Paddleboarding is exploding worldwide! Men and women of all ages, from all backgrounds, living on or near every conceivable body of water are drawn to the sport for its ease of access, simple equipment, excellent core exercise potential and endless learning curve. From paddling the flat water of lakes and rivers to surfing the beach breaks and point breaks of the world, Standup Paddleboarding is a sport that almost anyone can enjoy.
The REAL Standup Paddleboarding Instructional DVD will set a standard within this emerging sport. Topics covered in the DVD include:
Gear : Board Types, Board Constructions, Fin Choices, Paddles, Deckpads, Wax, Leashes, Wetsuits, Booties, Sun Protection.
Gear Set Up : Proper Wax Choice and Application, Installing your Standup Deckpad, Installing Leash and Fin, Choosing your Paddle, Paddle Sizing.
The Basics : Standing Up, Proper Stance, Holding Paddle, Paddling Technique, Using Paddle to Balance, How to Fall.
First Session : Flatwater Session, Basics Review, Finding the Sweet Spot, Advanced Paddling Techniques, Turning Techniques.
Wave Session : Flatwater Review, Paddling over Whitewater, Waiting for Waves, Catching Waves, Riding Waves, Exiting Waves, Falling in the Surf.
Standup Bonus Section
Standup Etiquette, Jimmy Lewis Surf and Standup Paddleboards, REAL BVI Slideshows, Cape Hatteras Bonus Footage.
REAL Kiteboarding has been awarded 5 TELLY Awards for all 5 titles in the REAL Instructional DVD Series. TELLY Awards are an internationally recognized and coveted award of excellence for outstanding content and production of film and video. Congratulations to the entire REAL Team for achieving this award (5 times)!!
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