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Sailing in bad weather

About One Windsurfer Tim Bennet is the esteemed founder as well as a leading instructor at Shaka. He has over 20 years of rich experience backing him up. A highly experienced RYA Senior Dinghy Instructor and RYA Powerboat Instructor along expert instructional abilities in windsurfs, kite surfs, general surfing and even paddleboards, he is a real and avid water sports buff.

Developing the passion for water sports at a very early age, he grew up with it first in Dominic Republic and then in North Wales. He was even an Olympic medal winner and later he took up the career of instructing and coaching people in water sports. He worked in a number of leading windsurfing institutes across Europe and USA for well over a decade and picked up rich experience in all types of surfing in different water conditions.

Finally, he returned home and started his own academy in Dominic Republic as he wishes to nurture all local talent to this sport and help them make a mark in the world. Apart from water sports, Tim loves mountaineering, hiking and participates from time to time in biking expeditions. He is deeply committed to making every people enjoy the way to fitness and good health through water sports.

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FISHING IN THE OPEN SEA

Windsurfing About Content Windsurfing as an adventurous sport and recreational pastime first peaked in 1980s only to fall. However, with all sorts of advancement, the sport has suddenly caught the fancy of all those looking for unique adventure and fun. If you want to revel in the thrill and the tornado of gliding over waves at over 20-30 miles per hour, look no further than Shaka. The Shaka windsurfing center is situated in the sandy paradise of the Dominic Republic.

With the longest stretch of uninterrupted beach and mesmerizing bays and lagoons, we boast of an ideal place to enjoy the sport to the hilt. Added to it our top notch and latest modern equipments and exceptionally talented and experienced professionals, our center is the dream destination for all those who wish to learn the sport and become a champion in it. We take care of all licenses and top safety equipments in place; we ensure that you learn the sport in the safest environment with the best in the profession.

If you already know the game, then you can simply enjoy the sport in the safest conditions and under the best environment at the most amazing prices! To make your stay a seamless experience we have airport to and fro transfer facilities. As soon as you land at the Puerto Plata International Airport (POP) and clear immigration, you will find us standing at the doorstep of the airport to take care of allissues including baggage. The facility can be easily pre-booked or opted for on spot at amazing economic rates.

To make your stay the most pleasurable experience of your life we have a range of rooms’ right from the budget ones to the five star beach condominiums. We also have an arrangement with number of hotels in the vicinity to ensure that you have the most amazing and economic deal made available to you. Most of the hotels and condominiums are just 5 to 10 minute walking distance from our center with a few situated right inside our center

We not only have the basic and few luxurious amenities in even our budget rooms to make your stay pleasant and comfortable but we also have our own range of catering services for you to enjoy world class cuisine of all leading international taste to whet your appetite and revel in it. With our 24/7 kitchen, you can pamper your taste buds at any time. Get in touch with us at the earliest to get the best experience in sailing.

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Scuba Diving in a Tsunami

Understanding that windsurfing is finally coming of age, we at Shaka seek to play an active role in its spread. We offer specialized courses of all levels from age 7 to even 75 in a completely methodical step by step way amidst complete safety and oodles of fun. With our coaching classes, you can be assured of surfing like a pro in no time.

All our lessons are in compliance with RYA and WNZ guidelines and the minimum requirement asked for course is that you are able to swim atleast 75m with or without using a buoyancy aid. Our range of courses include introductory course to help you get the taste of windsurfing, full course, advanced course and a range of specialized courses for the children. The sessions are always run in the morning which is an ideal time for surfing at amazingly economical process which makes it very attractive for all classes.

The exceptional and experienced talented trainers, coaches and our regularly updated top class equipment like wide and highly stable boards, high quality wet suits, light sails of varied sizes and all other amenities to make learning extra smooth and easyeven for the most jittery of pupils. Get in touch with us to know of our amazing deals and discounts on offer.

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CATCHING THAT FIRST WAVE

Kiting With a commitment to make kite-boarding a popular and accessible water sport to all, we offer the best kite-surfing experience along with the pleasures of raw beauty of our spot and island. The place is truly a perfect vacation spot as well. If you are new to kite-boarding, have no worries!

We offer a range of courses right from introductory courses to learn about safety of kite surfing to general riding lessons which help you learn basic skills and get initiated to the sports. Our advanced courses are for the pros to learn new tricks and amp up their game.With almost a decade of experience, we can confidently boast of being the ultimate champion of the game. All our instructors are well experienced and have rich tutoring expertise. With our top notch equipments that we update every year, we have a successful track record of every client leaving us completely happy and satisfied. Most of our clients keep visiting us every year.

Most look forward to our kite camps which we organize regularly to help you get updated with the latest maneuvers of this thrilling sport. Our weather conditions are such that you can everyday expect 5 to 10 knots stronger winds than usual expectations from other destinations almost on a daily basis. Book a lesson with us today itself.

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SYDNEY: NEW FRIENDS, NEW BOARDS AND ENDLESS WAVES

Enjoy the thrill and pleasure of surfing under different winds and with large varieties of surfboards. With a large and uninterrupted coastline along with top equipment gear, above standard safety measures and top crew and guides, even an absolute beginner can bask in the thrill and excitement of beating and riding the waves as high as 20 to 30 meters.

Our boards and sails are of one of the most coveted and most wanted brands of the world which can sail in any condition. Additionally, each sail has been rigged with the carbon mast and the carbon booms as per the recommended standard. With our special tutorials and coaching classes, and specially created environments, even the novice and children from 6-7 years of age can enjoy surfing and master the technique in the right manner.

To make the deal more attractive for you, we have an amazing economical price range with lucrative discounts for bulk bookings. For professional our coast and equipments are the best to hone your skills and get at the top of the game. We have all advance booking facilities as well to make things easier for you. Call us today to know more about the surfing details and plan a vacation for your family.

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REEF BREAK THROUGHS: Fuertaventura

Windsurfing About Content Windsurfing as an adventurous sport and recreational pastime first peaked in 1980s only to fall. However, with all sorts of advancement, the sport has suddenly caught the fancy of all those looking for unique adventure and fun. If you want to revel in the thrill and the tornado of gliding over waves at over 20-30 miles per hour, look no further than Shaka. The Shaka windsurfing center is situated in the sandy paradise of the Dominic Republic.

With the longest stretch of uninterrupted beach and mesmerizing bays and lagoons, we boast of an ideal place to enjoy the sport to the hilt. Added to it our top notch and latest modern equipments and exceptionally talented and experienced professionals, our center is the dream destination for all those who wish to learn the sport and become a champion in it. We take care of all licenses and top safety equipments in place; we ensure that you learn the sport in the safest environment with the best in the profession. If you already know the game, then you can simply enjoy the sport in the safest conditions and under the best environment at the most amazing prices!

To make your stay a seamless experience we have airport to and fro transfer facilities. As soon as you land at the Puerto Plata International Airport (POP) and clear immigration, you will find us standing at the doorstep of the airport to take care of allissues including baggage. The facility can be easily pre-booked or opted for on spot at amazing economic rates. To make your stay the most pleasurable experience of your life we have a range of rooms’ right from the budget ones to the five star beach condominiums. We also have an arrangement with number of hotels in the vicinity to ensure that you have the most amazing and economic deal made available to you.

Most of the hotels and condominiums are just 5 to 10 minute walking distance from our center with a few situated right inside our center. We not only have the basic and few luxurious amenities in even our budget rooms to make your stay pleasant and comfortable but we also have our own range of catering services for you to enjoy world class cuisine of all leading international taste to whet your appetite and revel in it. With our 24/7 kitchen, you can pamper your taste buds at any time. Get in touch with us at the earliest to get the best experience in sailing.

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Surf festivals and outdoor fun

Biking Our beach side is not only terrific for all types of water sports but we offer other exciting adventurous sports as well. Take your family our for an exciting biking trail with options to choose from beginner level to extreme advanced level including mountain biking.

Closeness of some fantastic biking trails helps us organize biking expeditions on a regular basis. Our bikes are of top quality including ones with front suspension which are just perfect for biking in the mountains. We also give on rent the full suspension downhill bikes though it has to be pre-booked. Serious bikers are advised to get their own SPD pedals and boots.

The family including children can enjoy cycling the fun and gentle trail along our lake side and even a especially created trail along the ocean to explore the island and spend some quality and memorable time together. Our serious and adventurous bikers can take our long trails as well as mountainous trails. At critical return points we have ferries and transportation available as well for scenarios like cutting the expedition mid way and returning for number of reasons. Take our rentals for hours to days to even a week at the most amazing deals and enjoy the pleasures of biking with us.

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Go with the flow vacation

Surfing Enjoy the thrill and pleasure of surfing under different winds and with large varieties of surfboards. With a large and uninterrupted coastline along with top equipment gear, above standard safety measures and top crew and guides, even an absolute beginner can bask in the thrill and excitement of beating and riding the waves as high as 20 to 30 meters.

Our boards and sails are of one of the most coveted and most wanted brands of the world which can sail in any condition. Additionally, each sail has been rigged with the carbon mast and the carbon booms as per the recommended standard. With our special tutorials and coaching classes, and specially created environments, even the novice and children from 6-7 years of age can enjoy surfing and master the technique in the right manner.

To make the deal more attractive for you, we have an amazing economical price range with lucrative discounts for bulk bookings. For professional our coast and equipments are the best to hone your skills and get at the top of the game. We have all advance booking facilities as well to make things easier for you. Call us today to know more about the surfing details and plan a vacation for your family.

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Hawaiian Secret Surfing Spots

If you are new to kite-boarding, have no worries! We offer a range of courses right from introductory courses to learn about safety of kite surfing to general riding lessons which help you learn basic skills and get initiated to the sports. Our advanced courses are for the pros to learn new tricks and amp up their game.With almost a decade of experience, we can confidently boast of being the ultimate champion of the game.

Kiting With a commitment to make kite-boarding a popular and accessible water sport to all, we offer the best kite-surfing experience along with the pleasures of raw beauty of our spot and island. The place is truly a perfect vacation spot as well.

All our instructors are well experienced and have rich tutoring expertise. With our top notch equipments that we update every year, we have a successful track record of every client leaving us completely happy and satisfied. Most of our clients keep visiting us every year. Most look forward to our kite camps which we organize regularly to help you get updated with the latest maneuvers of this thrilling sport. Our weather conditions are such that you can everyday expect 5 to 10 knots stronger winds than usual expectations from other destinations almost on a daily basis. Book a lesson with us today itself.

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Summer is here: Time to have some fun!

These should only be tackled once you are absolutely sure of your surfboard and can hand it comfortably. Popping up in the white water should be mastered first. Last but not least, you must remember to enjoy and have fun even if you might look silly at times.

What Do You Need To Know Before First Windsurfing Lesson Recently, windsurfing is increasingly catching the fancy of all and hence the demand for windsurfing lesson is rapidly increasing. However, before one take up the first surfing lesson, some kind of preparation is essential to help one get the most out of the surf lesson. Surfing requires very strong legs which can come from swimming lessons. Swimming also increases a person’s endurance and stamina to paddle in water which constitutes over 50 percent of the surfing time.

The swimming skills greatly increase your comfortability and safety in the water. Another very important requirement for surfing is balance and flexibility and nothing beats yoga in it! Practicing Yoga along with some cardiovascular exercises like running, cycling, spins etc. amp up the physical endurance and strength which proves a big alley in windsurfing. While learning surfing, try paddling in white water only instead of rushing to paddle at wave’s break area or trying to catch an unbroken wave.