Kiteboarding – it’s new, exciting, and awesome fun, and encompasses many aspects of board riding sports such as windsurfing, surfing, wakeboarding, skateboarding and snowboarding. Whether you are into busting huge aerial moves, ripping in waves, pulling technical tricks or just cruising; Kiteboarding offers it all.
Kiteboarding is also safe and easy to learn with professional instruction and the right gear. Whether you’re as young as 8 or over 50, into similar sports or just want to get in to something new, we can ensure you learn the safe and easy way.
A great new action sport for individuals, families and couples to enjoy together!
Mount Maunganui coastline and Tauranga Harbour – A Kiteboarding Playground
The Mount Maunganui coastline and Tauranga harbour are the ultimate Kiteboarding playgrounds. Long white sandy beaches extend from Mt Maunganui all the way to Maketu. The harbour waters stretch north an south with extensive safe shallow waterways with firm sandy bottoms; perfect for learning and progressing. There are safe Kiteboarding locations for all wind directions.
Learn to Kiteboard with Assault Boardriding Centre
Assault’s involvement since 1982 instructing Windsurfing and Surfing has given us a vast wealth of experience to draw on. Our Kiteboarding instruction programme developed in 2003 is constantly being refined and modified as the sport and equipment progress.
The programme ensures most people are up and riding after only 4 instruction sessions! Intermediate and advanced sessions tailored to your individual requirements are also available.
Assault Boardriding Centre provides specialist school equipment and qualified instructors. Our instructors are IKO (International Kiteboarding Organisation) qualified and very experienced kiteboarders.
Being mobile enables us to be at the beach when and where the wind and tides are best, maximizing all opportunities.
Our inflatable boat can transport you to and from sand bar and beach locations to suit wind and tide conditions. The boat is always on hand for support and rescue when needed.