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Jun 21, 2016
“Just the best in the Tampa Bay area”
Jun 20, 2016
“Kiteboarding to the next level”
Hooked On Kiteboarding is here for you and all your kiteboarding needs. Located in Tampa Bay Area. Repairs, Rentals, Lessons and Gear sales. We have been teaching watersports for over 15 years. All of our instructors have been kite boarding for 4-10...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Tampa, FL 33711
+1 727-510-2166
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Reviewed June 21, 2016

Aaron from Hooked on Kiteboarding is by far the best kiteboarding instructor in the Tampa Bay area. Already knowing that, I took one lesson with him for Foil boarding and he was extremely knowledgeable, gave excellent advice and had great patient - he made it...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Gunillaphotodesign
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

I spent a couple of hours with Aaron M. and learned a lot. I had already taken some lessons in cocoa Beach, but was looking for a place to gain more confidence on the water. Aaron spent a couple of hours with me, and I...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank danieljB4093WP
Reviewed May 25, 2016

I started with two lessons with Aaron from Hooked on Kiteboarding in December 2015. After two lessons, and a purchasing my initial gear through him, I'm now completely addicted to the sport. Aaron also owns his own shop (Elite Watersports), which is conveniently located near...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank 431jamesf
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Aaron was a fantastic instructor. He gave excellent advice, was patient, and also knew how not to be overbearing, i.e., he knew when to instruct and when to stay back and let me ride. I kiteboarded at the location northwest of the Skyway bridge. It...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Afussner
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Aaron set us up with gear and instruction. The kiting area is nice shallow water so you can stand while launching and setting up. Instructors have a variety of kite sizes and styles to cover any wind condition and use a jet ski to retrieve...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank AskKevvy
Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

I was looking for some gear Aaron was very helpful and knowledgeable ! I will definitely give him more of my business.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Bill K
Reviewed January 11, 2016

One of the very few companies where instructors are not looking to just get more money out of you. Aaron is very experienced, loves this sport and dedicates all of his time to it. If you will decide to take lessons from him - at...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Denis S
Reviewed January 4, 2016

I reached out to Aaron to rent some equipment and do some kiting. He was extremely responsive and gave me some great tips on the local spots and how to get around the area. He rented me a (brand new) CrazyFly light wind board at...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Tyrone F
Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Aaron and his team are working around the clock to make your experience amazing. He is affordable, safe, and effective at teaching! He had me up and riding in my first TWO HOUR LESSON! I look forward to the next one I take!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Tom P
Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Took a first lesson to learn kiteboarding with Aaron for 4 hours this morning with another individual. Planning the lesson was easy and flexible. Aaron did a great job of giving feedback to both of us during the lesson and giving us ample opportunity to...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Hillary F
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