What’s Included tribe watersports watamu kenya

Your 8 week Kitesurfing Gap Year includes the following :


RYA Powerboat drive level 2
RYA First Aid
BKSA Kitesurfing levels 1,2 + 3
BKSA Kitesurfing Instructor


Four bedroom house with 4 twin rooms, the price of the course is based on sharing a room with one other, if you would be interested in having you own room please enquire. The house is located in a gated community with a pool and also has house staff who do laundry and daily cleaning of the house.


In order for you to develop as a kitesurfer and have the necessary experience to become a kitesurfing instructor , you will need to be able to adapt to new and different locations. Week 5 will be all about this where we will travel to different locations on the Kenyan coast line so you can experience what it is like to Kitesurf in range of different conditions.

Optional extras


It is highly recommended that you purchase your own equipment before coming on the course. We offer the most affordable package on the market that can only be bought in conjunction with this course. We work along side Slingshot sports and have the ideal kite package for budding kite surfers. The package consists of a 11m Slingshot Z Kite , Slingshot Crisis board, and a Slingshot ballistic harness All of this kit for just £1150. The second had market is also very good so if you are looking to save a buck then please get in touch before you buy anything so we can advise you as to what it is you are looking for.


Obviously Kenya is more famously know for a Safari and no trip would be complete without taking advantage of our local game park Tsavo (Kenyas largest safari park) only two hours away. You can be swimming in the Indian Ocean in the morning and having lunch with Elephants in the afternoon. During the duration of the course there is a week off where you can take advantage of the time to explore Kenya. Safaris are available for just the Day or for a variable of over night options a 1 nights all inclusive Safari will set you back £200

Social Responsibility

In order to build your confidence as an instructor we have organised som training sessions with the local communities