How to Kitesurf Upwind

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this video explains in detail how to

ride upwind looking at body position

kite control common mistakes and angles

let's start with the basic body position

you should already be confident water

starting and stopping on both sides

without crashing yourself or the kite

begin with a comfortable water start

riding mostly up right with your front

leg straight to turn the board slightly

downwind heading a little downwind will

help you gain speed and start planing

once you're planing gradually lean your

shoulders back into the harness leaning

back will press your weight onto your

heels the hill side rail or press into

the water which carves the board upwind

let's have a look at that on the left

side comfortable water start left leg

straight pointing board downwind once

planing progressively drop shoulders