Why we are Canada’s Best Kiteboarding School

Aerial Kiteboarding and Squamish Watersports is Canada’s best kiteboarding school for many reasons. We have some of the most amazing instructors in the industry, our full service shops is open 7 days a week to help serve all of your needs including gear sales, rentals, repairs and amazing kiteboarding lessons. After your session enjoy our hot tub and hot shower facilities and dry your kites on our grass. Get in touch with us to get on the water before and after the SWS season for upwind drops, down winders and supervision before and after the jet ski rescues are running. Read more about what makes us the best kiteboarding school below!

Our Instructors

We have a higher number of certified instructors than any other Canadian kiteboarding school. We are leaders in kiteboard instruction- with years of experience we have raised the bar, setting new standards for teaching and safety. With our innovative teaching methods we have been able to adapt our style to make kiteboarding accessible to everyone. Among our students are both paraplegic and blind individuals.

Our instructors are accomplished riders who are ready to teach beginners and advanced riders alike. Once you have mastered upwind riding learn to foil, jump, unhook, surf and more!

 

Full Service School and Shop + Jacuzzi

Squamish Watersports is the only full service, year-round school and shop in the Sea to Sky corridor. The shop is open 7 days a week for all your water sports needs. We carry products ranging from kites to surfwax, wetsuits, hardware, accessories, apparel and more. Come on down anytime, we will be happy to help you in an way possible. For all our students and clients, we have hot showers available and a hot tub free to use for after your chosen adventure!

 

 

We will get you on the water before the spit opens and after it closes!

The season often starts long before May 15th and lasts much longer than September 15th. We provide upwind drops and supervised sessions everyday that there’s wind the whole year. Begin and end you session from the downtown shop and enjoy all the facilities including the hot tub and hot showers.

 

Gear Repairs with Free Rental

All repairs including canopy rips, pinholes, bladder leaks, line fray or just general gear check can be done at the shop. While your gear is in for repair we will provide a FREE rental. We also sell repair kits for DIY repairs.