CENTRE OPEN SOON!

WE ARE NOW IN NEW HANDS

Paracademy is under new ownership. We are excited to share our new site with you and ask you to please bear with us while we prepare the centre for opening. We are now taking voucher bookings for lessons. Lesson dates TBC.

Long time Paracademy grom / instructor Robin and his partner Sukie who run 514Elemental in North Devon have recently taken the helm of Paracademy.

With over 40 years experience between the two of them they hold the highest levels of BKSA instructor qualifications and are both BKSA national coaches in Freestyle, Wave and Foiling disciplines.

LEARN TO KITESURF

FEATURED LESSONS

All our lessons are available as either a group course or a private course.

HIGHLY QUALIFIED / EXPERIENCED


All our staff are highly certified BKSA instructors. We feel your safety and the quality of your lessons depend on this. Robin and Sukie have over 41 years Kite experience collectively. Both Robin and Sukie hold BKSA National Coach certification also in the disciplines of Freestyle, Wave and Foiling.

They hold many championship titles, multiple podium finishes and have coached many of todays championship leaders as well as the Team GB Olympic Squad.

MODERN EQUIPMENT / GOOD CONDITIONS


At Paracademy we use a selection of modern equipment for all of your kitesurfing lessons. So don’t fear, its all safe and the most efficient equipment you could possibly be learning on.

There’s nothing worse than trying to fly a kite in no wind right? We all did that as kids. We book all our lessons in advance and confirm weather suitability the night before to avoid unnecessary travel. Good conditions will maximise your learning

SAFE BEACH / STOKED STAFF


Portland Harbour is an incredibly safe beach for kitesurfing, in the right conditions. Boasting flat water and shallow waters which make it safe you you to hit the water and enjoy Kitesurfing!

The Paracademy team are so stoked with Kitesurfing that they have no worries about passing some of this on to you! The team loves every aspect of Kitesports and can’t wait to get you out enjoying the sport like we do!
LATEST, GREATEST & DEALS

FROM THE STORE

Check out a selection of Kitesurfing Gear available from our Store. We have ranges of both new and second hand Kitesurf equipment for sale in store at Paracademy.
FREE SHIPPING ON ALL ORDERS - PRICE MATCH PROMISE - FREE LESSONS WITH A PACKAGE
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Ozone - Enduro V3

From: £1,085.00
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DryRobe - Advance Long Sleeve

From: £110.00
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Ozone - Code V2

£620.00

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DO'S: HARBOUR PERMIT, INSURANCE, CORRECT SKILLS - - - DONT'S: DISREPECT OTHER WATER USERS, EXCEED YOUR LEVEL

KITE

PORTLAND HARBOUR

Kitesurfing in Portland Harbour is beyond awesome! It's one of the best spots for Kitesurfing in the country. Many high level riders have been known to come here to train. Currently it's the training ground for the Team GB Kite Squad and Youth Kitesurfing Teams.

When Kitesurfing in Portland Harbour, all Kitesurfers must be a minimum of BKSA Level 2.4, Hold valid 3rd Party Insurance (BKSA is Ideal), and must acquire a Portland Port - Kitesurfing Permit. These are available in store or via the link below.

Please remember: Be respectful to all water users and be safe! If in doubt, don't go out!
  • All drone shots of Portand by Jan-Erik Paul.
  • Huge thanks, make sure you check out his Youtube!

PORTLAND HARBOUR - DORSET

Kitesurfing Lessons, Coaching and Hire. Centre + Store can be found at Paracademy, Victoria Square, Portland, DT5 1AL

OUR SISTER SCHOOL

Our sister kitesurfing and land kitesports school - 514ELEMENTAL - Is based in Westward Ho! North Devon.