Hong Kong born veteran kitesurfing competitor, former women’s Asian Champion and internationally certified kitesurfing instructor Hillian Siu, resides in Tong Fuk village and offers beginner kitesurfing lessons for anyone from the ages of 8 to 80.
So if you have seen this colourful, dynamic sport in action and would love to learn, you now have the perfect opportunity to get to grips with of one of the world’s fastest growing Olympic watersports.
Hillian teaches from various Lantau locations, depending on the time of year and the conditions. Her courses can be taken in Chinese or English and range from a minimum of 8 hours for beginner lessons, to hourly rates for personalised skills development coaching.
The beginner course takes students from scratch, to the basic knowledge of riding. These courses have been developed and designed over the years by the International Kiteboarding Organisation (IKO), to train you to the level where you can confidently continue to practice safely on your own.
Then once you are happy with your basic riding level, you can progress further with targeted coaching to develop a specific skill area – such as jumping, downwind riding technique or even converting to a kite surfboard.
Hillian has been kitesurfing since she was 15 and apart from being a passionate kitesurfer, Hillian is also an environmental advocate with her society named “For A Cleaner Ocean” which aims to run irregular marine protection activities and fundraising events with various groups.
To book and course and for further information:
Whatsapp Hillian for more details +852 6067 5310
Private instruction HK$ 500/hour
2 person pair instruction HK$ 380/hour for each person
Students will be charged at the end of each lesson, according to the number of hours completed.
8-hour beginner course (split into 2-3 days)
Please refer to the following course levels for your reference. With good conditions, you can expect to progress to Level 2H upon completing 8 hours of instruction.
Skill Progression coaching (charged hourly with minimum of 2 hours)
Skills Progression lessons are available to help you to continue from where you left your last lesson. These sessions are designed to help increase your own safety and your confidence, as well as improving your riding skills.