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Blown Kiteboarding

3205A Highway 24, Newport, NC 28570-5501
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Kite Boarding Lessons

Michael runs a great operation @ Blown! Great setup in the Bogue Sound with warm shallow waters... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Don F
excellent kiteboarding lessons

Great experience and exceeded expectations. Three people, four days of lessons...Level 1, Level 2... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
David L
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Yorktown, Virginia
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Kiteboarding/ Kitesurfing lessons, Stand Up paddleboarding lessons and kayak rentals. We have one of the best teaching locations in the world for kiteboarding lessons.
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“Kite Boarding Lessons”
18 May 2017
“excellent kiteboarding lessons”
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3205A Highway 24, Newport, NC 28570-5501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Michael runs a great operation @ Blown! Great setup in the Bogue Sound with warm shallow waters that go out forever from "Blown Kiteboarding Island". Michael really knows how to take you step by step for your progression. I enjoyed my three days with him...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Great experience and exceeded expectations. Three people, four days of lessons...Level 1, Level 2, (2) Level 3. Suggest watching the Progression Video, first. We were all quite happy with our daily progression and how far we got (we were all up regularly, kiteboarding down wind)....More

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

If you're looking for a kiteboarding lesson this is the place to go! If you're trying to decide, stop what you're doing and go with these guys! My wife and I were in town and the first day or two it was really rainy but...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2016

Very easy access to expert kiteboarders. Easy 10 minute ride on pontoon boat to sandbar island and shallows where my instructor took me through all of the steps to learn how to board. Richard was an awesome instructor who had patience and clearly loved what...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Michael is GREAT! Prior to this July 4th I had been trying to get up to Blown for almost 9 months. Weather, winter, and work👎👎👎got in the way but we finally made the short trip from ILM up to Newport 2 days ago to check...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Learned to kiteboard with Mike. Tons of fun, great instruction, great learning conditions. You can walk in the sound where Mike teaches lessons, and the water is warm-ish (very comfortable in 3.2 wetsuits in may). Couldn't imagine a better place to learn (we've attempted 3...More

Thank Emily M
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

I had a great lesson at Blown Kiteboarding. Where I live along the coast of NC, there is not a great spot to comfortably learn the sport. I was attracted to Blown Kiteboarding because of the shallow sound and consistent wind, and I left speaking...More

Thank Cameron H
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Reviewed 28 June 2015

I had never kiteboarded before - my brother and dad recommended this place. These guys were so nice - Scott was patient and did an excellent job of explaining the gear, getting me to practice, trouble-shooting, encouraging, and emphasizing safety. There was a radio system...More

Thank Jess S
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

I have been involved with Blown Kiteboarding for the last two years and have seen a lot of students become proficient riders as a result of the excellent instruction that Blown offers. Also this is absolutely the best teaching location in the area with shallow...More

Thank Sarah R
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

I took a kiteboarding lesson a few years ago in Michigan and struggled with it since.I wasn't able to put it all together and actually ride upwind. I booked one lesson with Michael at Blown Kiteboarding and became a kiteboarder. With the helmet radios and...More

Thank James S
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