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XL Kites

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5 May 2015
“Thanks guys, Nate just took me step-by-step”
24 Nov 2014
“Customer Service at its Finest”
The premier kiteboard shop on the Emerald Gulf Coast! Lessons for kiteboarding, powered paragliding, flyboarding and light sport aircraft! We are your headquarters for fun in NW Florida! Call, email or stop by and start your adventures today!
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
42 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-5888
+1 850-243-5483
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Reviewed 5 May 2015

Nate hooked me up with brand new equipment for our lessons on three separate days. Easy peasey coming in from out of town and working out logistics with Roger. Very accommodating when I wanted to go out and if the wind shut-off, just came back...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 24 November 2014

Roger and the guys at XL Kites are offering some of the best service in kiteboarding. Period. Theses guys know everything about light wind kiting, and will tell it to you like it is.

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed 22 November 2014

Driving in from airport and had to stop. Recalled seeing the "Average Joe's" review videos on line. Great variety of kite equipment in shop both in boards and kites. Several mfg's...North, Ocean Rodeo, Cabrinha, etc. Everything you'd ever need. Got to talking to Roger and...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank todd r
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Spring break 2014, My son and I took lessons from roger, 2 sessions, one day break to get best wind. Base of operations was clean but basic. Drove approx 5- 10 min to lesson location. Communication with curt and roger was very informative and professional....More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank michael m
Reviewed 3 January 2014

I've taken two lessons from Roger over the past two years (I only get to Fort Walton once a year). Roger is one of the best instructors I've had over many sports. He's patient, knowledgable, easy to talk to and provides excellent instruction. XL is...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 9 August 2013

A big thanks to Curt and Roger for working with me on a custom lesson tailored to my needs. I came to them with some kiting experience and Roger was more than willing to work with me to quickly review my existing skills/knowledge to the...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Raminash
Reviewed 26 March 2013

Just want to give a big thanks to XL Kites Fort Walton,Fl. Booked a 3 day session one session on march 25 and doubled up on the last 2, march 26. The weather brought lots of wind and 39' am temps, warming to about 60'...More

Thank zarker0927
Reviewed 23 March 2013

Many thanks to Curt and Roger for a great couple of kite boarding lessons. Right from the start when I emailed them they have been 100% professional with great communication. The lessons were really informative seeing as I was a complete novice, I felt safe...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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