Do you love water sports? One of the many water sports available to do in St. Lucia is kitesurfing or kiteboarding. Kitesurfing is a mixture of surfing, windsurfing, wakeboarding and paragliding. In St. Lucia there a several places where you can take lessons in kitesurfing or rent equipment to participate in this exhilarating sport.
St. Lucia is the perfect place in the Caribbean for kitesurfing! It has warm trade winds in the season that blow from November until August. During the season the wind blows day and night so you can kitesurf for as long as you want. Click here if you want to know more about St. Lucia kitesurfing and where to kitesurf in St. Lucia.
Currently the St. Lucia Kitesurfing Fiesta is taking place from March 11th to the 13th. Here are the program details:
The St. Lucia Kitesurfing Fiesta will be held at Anse de Sable Beach (“Sandy Beach”) in Vieux Fort.
|Friday 11th March 2011
|Saturday 12th March 2011
|Sunday 13th March 2011
At the St. Lucia Kitesurfing Fiesta you will see some of the top competitors compete for a cash prize as well as perform amazing stunts in the water. Many of the top competitors participating in the event are from the Caribbean as well as the United Kingdom and the United States. The registration to compete in the event is $50. The viewing of the event is free.
To find out more about this event check out kitesurfstlucia.com
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Are you a kitesurfer or kiteboarder? What do you love about kitesurfing in St. Lucia? Leave a comment below.