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Tarifa Max Kitesurf School

Address: Mala Mujer Living Shop | Calle Batalla de Salado, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
Phone Number: +34 696 55 82 27
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Ranked #5 of 57 Activities in Tarifa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Nine km of white sandy beaches, unspoilt countryside and some of the best kitesurfing conditions in...
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Owner description: Nine km of white sandy beaches, unspoilt countryside and some of the best kitesurfing conditions in Europe have established Tarifa as a true kiter's paradise. Tarifa Max Kitesurfing, a hands-on owner run school that has been giving kitesurfing courses since 1998, has an experienced and dedicated team of instructors ready to teach you the best techniques to ensure you learn to kitesurf quickly, safely and with a lot of fun. All the instructors on the team are IKO qualified and passionate about what they do. They provide the best service throughout the course including coming into the water to help as much as possible at the waterstart stage. Also included in the course is the use of the rescue boat. The kite school is based in the Mala Mujer Living Shop the on the main street of Tarifa, Calle Batalla del Salado, in front of the bus station and the Repsol petrol station. With Tarifa Max Kitesurfing School experience does make the difference.

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

I went to Tarifa for a 5 days (20 hours) kitesurfing course with a friend during the last January. We were both complitely beginners, but we had great expectations since we waited a long time for taking this course. At our arrival Mathieu and our instructor Roberto were ready to pick us up and drive to the beach for the... More 

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Loxwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

I had 4 hours of lessons with Tarifa Max Kitesurf School followed with some supervision. Both the lesson and supervision were with Roberto who was easy to get along with and a great instructor! Mathieu, who we arranged the lessons with was really helpful, always keeping us updated with wind, time of lesson/supervision etc. By the end of the week... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

I took a 9 hour intensive course over 2 days. Full on and intense but well worth it so allow yourself time afterwards to practise or go back for more instruction. It got me familiar and able to confidently use all the kit safely and eventually get up and riding by the end. Instructors Axel and Roberto both spoke great... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Tarifa Max Kitesurf School helped me to complete 3rd lvl of IKO member card! I've done my first jumpings thanks to Roberto, who has coaching me during whole time and gave me really useful advices. In general I've got a lot of pleasure during my vocation with Tarifa Max Kitesurf School! Thanks a lot to all team members for coaching... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you Natalia, It´s was great to see you improving your level, geting up wind and making the first controled jump. Well done, during this week you have been able to kitesurfing in differents wind conditions. Carry on kitesurfing, and hope to see again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I had many kitesurf lessons in different location such as Fuerteventura and Lanzarote. The Tarifa Max is the best one so far. The team is great: nice, patient and very good instructors. Thank you Roberto, Cris, Axel and Matt.

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you, I m really happy you apreciate our service and enjoy your time kitesurfing with us, sharing our passion and life style. Really our experience and the dedication of our instructors make the difference, since we start in 1998. Hope to see you again soon in Tarifa for great days kitesurfing. More 

Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Tarifa Max Kite School gave us more than we've expected! A perfect instructor (Roberto is the guy, who knows how to fly!), a full time care and clear instructions towards the whole course, sense of security and trust & a lot of exhilirating fun on Tarifa Beach and Palmones! If you're looking for surfer friends for life, this is the... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you, I m really happy you enjoy your time kitesurfing with us sharing our passion and life style. Carry on kitesurfing, and hope to see you again soon in Tarifa. Keep in touch, Mathieu More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The occasion was my friends 20th anniversary, and his wife thought it would be fun to send us both for a lesson. The experience was amazing, and I highly recommend anyone trying it. Robert is an excellent instructor, starting with small kites to learn techniques then progressing to full size ones on the beach so we had a good understanding... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you, I m happy you enjoy this first lesson, you both did really well. Hope to see you again soon to get you up on the board riding. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We had a great time on this kite surfing course! Both Matheau the owner and Roberto our instructor were extremely friendly. With Roberto's instruction we progressed well finally getting up surfing. We had no wind one day so the lesson was postponed, which was a really good option as the next day was much better. Great fun!

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank s. I m really happy you enjoy your time kitesurfing with us in Tarifa, sharing our passion. During this 4 days you had a really good progression, and both get up on the board, well done. I hope you will have the oportunity to get kitesurfing again soon. All the best, Mathieu More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Tarifa Max Kite School is a great place to learn kitesurfing! The team is really well organised and friendly. I took advanced private lessons for 3 days and learnt how to do my first unhooked jumps. Chris was a great instructor! The lessons were a mix of theory on the beach and practice on the water. He did a really... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you, It was great to see you improving your level and teach you new tricks. You did really well with your first unhooked jumps and get the basics of handle pass the bar, I hope you will have the opportunity to practice all this again soon, and next time you come riding with us showing off the new tricks.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

Tarifa Max Kitesurfing School has a very experienced and dedicated crew. I did the 15 hours group course in August with my boyfriend and our teacher Roberto did an excellent job! He is very experienced and passionate when sharing his knowledge. Wind is unpredictable, but both the school management and the staff did their best to make our days profitable,... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Hola Alicia & Renato, it was great to see you practicing the last day with your own gear. Hope to see you again soon in Tarifa, we will be happy to give you any help and advise on the beach when you need. Have great time kitesurfing, Mathieu More 

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