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Tips for safe surfing in the oceans

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. 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.

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Vacation trips and sports

Windsurfing Lessons 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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10 EASY STEPS TO BEST SURFING

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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Gear for all the sports

What You Can Do Beside Windsurfing Undoubtedly, the Dominic Republic coastline is a dream destination for windsurfing. However, the thrill and excitement is not limited to it only. There are various other exciting forms of adventure and fin that one can indulge into at any windsurfing beach destination. Few of them include:

Kite surfing

Kite surfing is again an exciting but a different water sport which is actually the combination of paragliding, wakeboarding and surfing. It can be considered similar to windsurfing but it provides more freedom.

Standup Paddle-boarding

It’s a mix of surfing and kayaking and is fast becoming a very popular water sport. What’s fantastic about it is that it can be done even in lakes and rivers and calm water.

Kayaking and canoeing

White water as well as deep alleys and bays can be discovered with kayaking and canoeing. This thrilling sport is a good alternate for those who wants to enjoy the quietness of the water and the lush nature of narrow bays and coves. The thrill of group paddling is simply unbeatable.

Wakeboarding

Wakeboarding is another surface water sport which has actually evolved as a combination of water skiing, surfing and snowboarding. It is done on a board resembling a surfboard and the rider gets the thrill of performing acrobats with a motorboat behind towing it.

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Not just windsurfing…

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. 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.

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Sunsets Around the World with Alexa

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. 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.