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Westward Ho
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They are more than just lessons!

We highly recommend 514elemental to learn as beginners. Robin has been an amazing coach throughout... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2019
sylvie m
WOW, fab, knowledgable, patient tuition

As an absolute beginner with no surfing, power kite flying or sailing to my name and not in the... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2019
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Power Kite, Land Board, Buggy and Kitesurf lessons for all the family. All the latest and safest equipment make this a great day out on Westward Ho! beach. No matter what the weather there is always some activity going on! From beginner all the way...more
The Beach, Westward Ho, Bideford EX39 1XS, England
+44 7565 621446
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Reviewed August 16, 2019

We highly recommend 514elemental to learn as beginners. Robin has been an amazing coach throughout the week. Very professional and flexible with the times of lessons and wind. He was fully dedicated to us as a couple to learn the basics and to get is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed May 9, 2019

As an absolute beginner with no surfing, power kite flying or sailing to my name and not in the first flush of youth, I was a bit nervous.... Robin is a great, positive teacher with patience and a sense of humour. I spent a couple...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

514 is based on the beautiful beach at Westward ho! It’s a stunning location and Robin and Sukie are really fantastic instructors, I would highly recommend learning to kitesurf with 514 Elemental the best kitesurfing school in the south west.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

We have had a couple of lessons now, and had so much fun, completely hooked! Great coaching, super safe, so much fun! Highly recommend to give kiting a go with 514 Elemental!! :D

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Matt S
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

The first day was on land learning basic Kite skills with Suki, who is super enthusiastic, knowledgeable and inspiring. The second day was with Robin who shared the same qualities, he introduced us to body dragging through the water and our first attempt at a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 2, 2015

Had a day with 514 elemental today for me and my son. We spent the morning learning to fly the kites and I have to say they are great fun. Spent a couple of hours getting a feel for them with loads of help and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed August 18, 2015

Booked a two day course for my teenage sons' birthday treat - highly recommend in every manner. It was cancelled the first time due to no-wind and I appreciated their communication on this. They are not out to push students through, but to get each...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 3, 2015

I have booked this several times but every time was cancelled due to poor wind. Although this is out of the company's control, as this happened over months the voucher I had for the kitesurfing day expired. I had tried to re-book again within the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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sukierobertson, Owner at 514Elemental KiteSport School, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2015

As explained in the various emails to yourself, your voucher was valid for the 2014 season. This was a limitation put on by Groupon not ourselves, and we know you tried to book in on 3 separate occasions which is why we did all we...More

Reviewed July 2, 2015

had 2 days of being taught by suki herself....what a wonderful teacher so patience and lets you learn at your pace.........helped me and my fella out alot ive learnt alot in the 2 days of kiting with her company would recommend them to everyone

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed June 21, 2015

Had two days kite surfing lessons with suki, and can't praise her enough, i learnt more in them two days than i thought i ever could, i will be returning next year and will carry on where i left of hopefully, and would like to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Hayley S
March 30, 2017|
Response from sukierobertson | Property representative |
Hi, we generally recommend 8+ for land and 10+ for water. Cheers!