"Discover how to fly a kite, and much more"
Kite School Wissant offers a wide range of activities perfect for the family. We organize our course on request, the closest as possible to your accomodation on the beaches between Boulogne and Calais.
"Discover and get hooked"
Introduction to 2 line kites / stunt-kite or power-kite
Course outline: set up and setting, flying, how and where to practise.
Equipment is provided and possibility to come with your own kite.
Minimum 4 people.
"give free rein to your creativity"
2h workshops for youth (from 6 years old)
Air and wind control, kite making and flying.
Program: air and wind workshop, kite making one line kite, fighter kite, Scott sled kite, decoration and flying.
Tools and materials provided, possibility to make kites with recycled materials.
Groups: companies, associations, friends, hen parties, stag nights
Do not hesitate to contact us for personalized activities: workshops, flights, stunt-kite and power-kite introduction, aerial photography from kites.
"Discover a fun, sporty and technical outdoor activity"
Boomerang is not a simple toy. Training will allow you to understand the different types and practices of boomerang: precision, speed, stamina, MTA maximum time aloft …
Boomerang is different from throwing sticks which were used in primitive societies for hunting. Boomerang is just the fun evolution of these sticks.
According to the different types of boomerang (bi-blade, tri-blade, four-blade), their materials (wood, composite, carbon, foam) and their shapes, they require different throwing technics, with few or no wind.
Boomerangs have however the same speed as throwing sticks, which requires some precautions like any other technical sports. Your instructor will ensure the smooth running of the course and will explain the different safety rules to follow.
Minimum age 8 years old – 1 hour
Gripping (pinch grip, 3 fingers, whole hand), throwing breakdown (arm and wrist motions), wind direction and flight path (catching area).
Minimum 4 people.
Minimum age 8 years old – 1h30
Basic aerodynamics (understanding lift), cutting out the outline (leading edge and training edge), customising and flying future boomerang.
You wish to organise a group activity (birthday, hen party, stag night), do not hesitate to contact us for a personalized offer.
Boomerang as a group activity
Throwwing boomerang: position of the throwing arm
One line kite
Throwing boomerang: release
Discovery of flyingSee all pictures and videos