CHESAPEAKE
WATER SPORTS

Inclusive Kite/Wing Safari with Optional Camps ON-SITE CONDITIONS(*1m/s = 1.94 knts **1 m/s = 2.23 mph)

Live Wind Map

Chesapeake Bay’s Kiteboarding Gem: Along the picturesque shores of the Chesapeake Bay lies a hidden gem for kiteboarding enthusiasts, reminiscent of the allure of Hadicurari Beach. This spot, though not as widely known, boasts shallow waters and consistent northeast trade winds, ideal for wind and kitesurfing activities. Serving not only as a launch point for exhilarating downwind rides towards neighboring beaches but also as a haven for regular kiteboarding sessions, it attracts both novices and seasoned surfers alike. Surrounded by the scenic beauty of the Chesapeake Bay, enthusiasts revel in the ideal wind conditions and spacious sandy beaches. Moreover, embarking on downwind rides offers adventurers the opportunity to explore the diverse coastline, adding an extra layer of excitement to the kiteboarding experience in the Chesapeake Bay area.

Chesapeake Wind Sports

All levels welcomeLessons in
English + Spanish
Maximum 10 participantsIncluded
breakfast + lunch
Airport
transport

The Chesapeake Bay area has remained an outstanding kiteboarding destination, thanks to its reliable breezes that provide perfect conditions for this exhilarating sport. Situated along the eastern coast of the United States, the Chesapeake Bay benefits from consistent winds, particularly from April to October, with speeds often reaching 20 knots or more. These conditions create a haven for wind enthusiasts and sun-seekers alike.

Complementing the natural allure are the world-class amenities and services available in the Chesapeake region. With a roster of seasoned athletes, visitors can expect top-tier instruction, equipment rentals, and luxurious experiences. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned pro, there’s something for everyone here, with international events like the Chesapeake Kiteboarding Classic solidifying the region’s status as a premier destination.

Provisions

  • Breakfast and lunch included
  • Professional, certified instructors and local guides (IKI – PASA – IKO)
  • Guided downwinders and lagoon freestyle sessions, with Pro Riders on standby
  • Transport with drivers and fuel provided
  • Personalized service available 24/7
  • Photography and videography services*
  • Complimentary rashguard, cap, and aluminum thermos for camp participants
  • Free Rider certification included*

Your Instructors

Skill Set

Ride Style

Meet us!
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Kite
  • Wingfoil
  • Wind
Session + Lesson Programs
In the Chesapeake Bay area, our participants hail from diverse backgrounds and skill levels. At our venue, we recognize that everyone learns and thrives at their own pace. That’s why we offer a flexible structure with adjustable lesson start times.

Our team of patient and enthusiastic excursion organizers will support you every step of the way. You have the freedom to begin and conclude your lessons at your convenience. With our top-notch kiteboarding instruction and personalized approach, we’re confident you’ll make significant progress and thoroughly enjoy your experience with us.

Sample Daily Itinerary

  • Breakfast 8am-10am
  • 15-minute 4×4 car ride to the day’s designated kite spot.
  • Location briefing, terrain overview, and zone exploration
  • First session (3 hours)
  • Lunch break
  • Second session (3 hours)
  • Return to basecamp house

On Site

Chesapeake Bay’s Prime Kiteboarding Spot: Within the Chesapeake Bay area, there’s a prime kiteboarding spot that rivals the renowned beaches elsewhere. This location offers excellent conditions for kiteboarding enthusiasts. With steady trade winds and shallow, clear waters, it’s perfect for both beginners and experienced kiteboarders alike. The wide sandy beach provides ample space for launching and landing kites, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience. Without the hindrance of significant obstacles, this spot guarantees an exhilarating adventure against the backdrop of the Chesapeake Bay’s scenic beauty.

Team Organizers

Mario is a PASA Kite instructor, programmer, and freediver with a decade of teaching experience. He previously managed Cabrinha's home kite school in Miami and has taught in diverse locations (Puerto Rico, Mexico, Aruba, and Spain). With a love for big air and freestyle riding, Mario brings his technical knowledge experience to his instruction, teaching riders about body control and spatial awareness. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced rider, Mario is passionate about providing the best possible learning experience for his students.

Andrea is enthusiastic freestyle kiteboarder who excels at teaching kiteboarding in diverse weather conditions. With years of experience in both kiteboarding and teaching, Andrea has instructed students in various locations across the Caribbean, Brazil, Colombia, and Argentina. She is skilled in providing both private and group classes, tailoring her approach to meet the individual needs of each student. One of her strengths is teaching in changing weather conditions, adapting her instruction to suit the evolving wind and water conditions.

Andrew, a South Florida native, leads a life of adventure and mindfulness. His kitesurfing journey began in university, alongside studies in engineering and philosophy, enriching his worldview. What started as a hobby blossomed into profound passion, leading him to chase wind in all its forms. Andrew's commitment to the environment and passion for teaching underpins every adventure. Outside kiting, he finds balance in climbing, and meditation. Andrew's life epitomizes the pursuit of excitement, knowledge, and environmental stewardship, embodying a holistic kitesurfing lifestyle.

Liz is driven by a passion for travel and cultural immersion, having lived, learned, and worked across continents, forming deep connections with local communities and forging lasting friendships along the way. Each journey has enriched her with invaluable insights into cultural practices, religion, yoga, culinary arts, and indigenous plant medicines. These rich experiences profoundly enhance both her personal life and professional endeavors. Whether she is contributing to the execution of a high-profile gala or facilitating a serene retreat, she leverages her global insights and professional expertise to ensure each event is memorable and impeccably managed.

Yuri, born and raised in Havana, Cuba, he developed a passion for kitesurfing early, spending days at Playas de el Este y Guanabo to master riding the waves. His love for adventure has led him to exotic locales like Cozumel, the Dominican Republic, and Jamaica, continually seeking new challenges and kitesurfing spots. Off the water, he enjoys exploring local cuisines and cultures, and currently, he works in the ecommerce and telecom industries, always eager to expand his professional and personal horizons. Join him in his pursuit of new experiences and the exhilarating thrill of kitesurfing.


Additional information

Chesapeake Wind Sports will update and notify participants on an as needed basis regarding any changes, impacts, or additional augmentative concerns and developments as they relate to your experience. We will only use the information you provide at checkout. Should your primary contact methods change, you may reach us at any time via our contact page.

These are some of the activities and on location availabilities and additional itinerary departures.

  • Location transport
  • Downwinder
  • Program Itinerary
  • Skills Evaluation
  • Breakfast, Lunch, & Snack (dinners open to participants)
  • Gear Rentals available*

To ensure that all guests have the maximum enjoyment and benefit from our scheduled activities, it is crucial to adhere to our set timelines. Guests who arrive late may miss part or all of a scheduled event or activity.

  • Notification: Please inform us at least 24 hours in advance if you anticipate a late arrival. We will do our best to accommodate late arrivals but cannot guarantee full participation in missed activities.
  • No Refunds: Refunds will not be issued for missed activities due to late arrival.

We understand that plans can change unexpectedly; however, as our activities and accommodations are prepared in advance, we ask you to observe the following cancellation policy:

  • More than 45 days before check-in: Full refund minus a 10% processing fee.
  • 45 to 30 days before check-in: 75% refund of the total cost of the trip.
  • 30 to 25 days before check-in: 50% refund of the total cost of the trip.
  • 25 to 20 days before check-in: 25% refund of the total cost of the trip.
  • Less than 15 days before check-in: No refunds will be issued.
  • No Show: No refunds will be issued for failing to arrive on the scheduled check-in date.

We recommend that all guests consider travel insurance that covers cancellations due to unforeseen circumstances such as illness or emergency.

There will be no refunds for any reason whatsoever for cancellations made after the cancellation date, including for any missed days or missed meals during the program. Please understand that the cancellation policy schedule and fees are neither arbitrary nor intended to be punitive. They are based on contractual obligations and on an evaluation of costs we incur.

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Chesapeake Wind Sports

All levels welcomeLessons in
English + Spanish
Maximum 10 participantsIncluded
breakfast + lunch
Airport
transport

The Chesapeake Bay area has remained an outstanding kiteboarding destination, thanks to its reliable breezes that provide perfect conditions for this exhilarating sport. Situated along the eastern coast of the United States, the Chesapeake Bay benefits from consistent winds, particularly from April to October, with speeds often reaching 20 knots or more. These conditions create a haven for wind enthusiasts and sun-seekers alike.

Complementing the natural allure are the world-class amenities and services available in the Chesapeake region. With a roster of seasoned athletes, visitors can expect top-tier instruction, equipment rentals, and luxurious experiences. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned pro, there’s something for everyone here, with international events like the Chesapeake Kiteboarding Classic solidifying the region’s status as a premier destination.

Provisions

  • Breakfast and lunch included
  • Professional, certified instructors and local guides (IKI – PASA – IKO)
  • Guided downwinders and lagoon freestyle sessions, with Pro Riders on standby
  • Transport with drivers and fuel provided
  • Personalized service available 24/7
  • Photography and videography services*
  • Complimentary rashguard, cap, and aluminum thermos for camp participants
  • Free Rider certification included*

The Team

Skills

Styles

Meet Us
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Kite
  • Wingfoil
  • Wind
Session + Programs

Our participants come from all walks and all experience levels. At Hadicurari Aruba, we understand that everyone learns and enjoys at their own pace.  We have a flexible structure with variable lesson start times.

Patient and enthusiastic excursion organizers will be there to assist you every step of the way. You can start and stop your lessons when it’s convenient for you. With our world-class kitesurfing and personalized approach, we are confident that you will be able to progress and enjoy your time with us.

Sample Daily Itinerary

  • Breakfast 8am-10am
  • 15 minute 4×4 car ride to the day’s scheduled kite spot.
  • Location briefing, terrain, zones
  • First session (3 hours)
  • Lunch
  • Second session (3 hours)
  • Return to basecamp house

These are some of the activities and on location availabilities and additional itinerary departures.

  • Airport & Location transport
  • On site Pool
  • Freedive / shoredive
  • Goldmine Cave Pool
  • S.S. California Lighthouse
  • Alto Vista Chapel
  • Island Beach Tour
  • Sunrise Mountain
  • Natural Pools
  • Downwinder
  • Full Moon Hike
  • Downtown Trolly
  • Downtown Oranjestad Nightlife Tour
  • Breakfast, Lunch, & Snack (dinners open to participants)
  • Private & Shared Dining Areas
  • Private & Shared Kitchen
  • WiFi
  • Meditation & Yoga Space
  • Gear Rentals available*
  • Sunset Spirits Cruise*
  • Gear Rentals available*

Build your booking!

On Site

Chesapeake Bay’s Prime Kiteboarding Spot: Within the Chesapeake Bay area, there’s a prime kiteboarding spot that rivals the renowned beaches elsewhere. This location offers excellent conditions for kiteboarding enthusiasts. With steady trade winds and shallow, clear waters, it’s perfect for both beginners and experienced kiteboarders alike. The wide sandy beach provides ample space for launching and landing kites, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience. Without the hindrance of significant obstacles, this spot guarantees an exhilarating adventure against the backdrop of the Chesapeake Bay’s scenic beauty.

Team Organizers

Mario is a PASA Kite instructor, programmer, and freediver with a decade of teaching experience. He previously managed Cabrinha's home kite school in Miami and has taught in diverse locations (Puerto Rico, Mexico, Aruba, and Spain). With a love for big air and freestyle riding, Mario brings his technical knowledge experience to his instruction, teaching riders about body control and spatial awareness. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced rider, Mario is passionate about providing the best possible learning experience for his students.

Andrea is enthusiastic freestyle kiteboarder who excels at teaching kiteboarding in diverse weather conditions. With years of experience in both kiteboarding and teaching, Andrea has instructed students in various locations across the Caribbean, Brazil, Colombia, and Argentina. She is skilled in providing both private and group classes, tailoring her approach to meet the individual needs of each student. One of her strengths is teaching in changing weather conditions, adapting her instruction to suit the evolving wind and water conditions.

Andrew, a South Florida native, leads a life of adventure and mindfulness. His kitesurfing journey began in university, alongside studies in engineering and philosophy, enriching his worldview. What started as a hobby blossomed into profound passion, leading him to chase wind in all its forms. Andrew's commitment to the environment and passion for teaching underpins every adventure. Outside kiting, he finds balance in climbing, and meditation. Andrew's life epitomizes the pursuit of excitement, knowledge, and environmental stewardship, embodying a holistic kitesurfing lifestyle.

Liz is driven by a passion for travel and cultural immersion, having lived, learned, and worked across continents, forming deep connections with local communities and forging lasting friendships along the way. Each journey has enriched her with invaluable insights into cultural practices, religion, yoga, culinary arts, and indigenous plant medicines. These rich experiences profoundly enhance both her personal life and professional endeavors. Whether she is contributing to the execution of a high-profile gala or facilitating a serene retreat, she leverages her global insights and professional expertise to ensure each event is memorable and impeccably managed.

Yuri, born and raised in Havana, Cuba, he developed a passion for kitesurfing early, spending days at Playas de el Este y Guanabo to master riding the waves. His love for adventure has led him to exotic locales like Cozumel, the Dominican Republic, and Jamaica, continually seeking new challenges and kitesurfing spots. Off the water, he enjoys exploring local cuisines and cultures, and currently, he works in the ecommerce and telecom industries, always eager to expand his professional and personal horizons. Join him in his pursuit of new experiences and the exhilarating thrill of kitesurfing.

Additional information

Chesapeake Wind Sports will update and notify participants on an as needed basis regarding any changes, impacts, or additional augmentative concerns and developments as they relate to your experience. We will only use the information you provide at checkout. Should your primary contact methods change, you may reach us at any time via our contact page.

These are some of the activities and on location availabilities and additional itinerary departures.

  • Location transport
  • Downwinder
  • Program Itinerary
  • Skills Evaluation
  • Breakfast, Lunch, & Snack (dinners open to participants)
  • Gear Rentals available*

To ensure that all guests have the maximum enjoyment and benefit from our scheduled activities, it is crucial to adhere to our set timelines. Guests who arrive late may miss part or all of a scheduled event or activity.

  • Notification: Please inform us at least 24 hours in advance if you anticipate a late arrival. We will do our best to accommodate late arrivals but cannot guarantee full participation in missed activities.
  • No Refunds: Refunds will not be issued for missed activities due to late arrival.

We understand that plans can change unexpectedly; however, as our activities and accommodations are prepared in advance, we ask you to observe the following cancellation policy:

  • More than 24 hours before check-in: Full refund minus a 10% processing fee.
  • 6 to 12 hours before check-in: 75% refund of the total cost of your lesson.
  • 2 to 6 hours before check-in: 50% refund of the total cost of the trip.
  • Less than 2 hours before check-in: No refunds will be issued.
  • No Show: No refunds will be issued for failing to arrive on the scheduled check-in date and time.

There will be no refunds for any reason whatsoever for cancellations made less than 2 hours before your scheduled start time. Please understand that the cancellation policy schedule and fees are neither arbitrary nor intended to be punitive. They are based on contractual obligations and on an evaluation of costs we incur.

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