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A+++ Experience for visitors or locals alike.

I live on Kauai and have surfed for many years, but have never tried kiteboarding. I called Adam... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Bennett J
Excellent instruction

My brother-in-law, who has a fair bit of kiteboarding experience, was referred to Adam of... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Chris H
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Jackson, Wyoming
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Lihue, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

I live on Kauai and have surfed for many years, but have never tried kiteboarding. I called Adam and have already had several lessons with him. I'm thrilled and have been having so much fun! Adam is a natural teacher: he's patient, encouraging and knows...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

My brother-in-law, who has a fair bit of kiteboarding experience, was referred to Adam of Kiteboard Kauai through another outfitter and invited me along for a day lesson. Adam's instruction was top-notch, from teaching about the equipment, how to set it up, safety through to...More

Thank Chris H
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KiteKauai, Owner at Kiteboard Kauai, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thanks for your kind words Chris! We had a great day with you guys.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Adam is an amazing instructor! My husband took a lesson with him and it could not have had a better experience. Adam is friendly, patient, knowledgeable on the sport, a great teacher and tons of fun! He gave my husband excellent instruction, my husband was...More

2  Thank Sara k
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Reviewed 18 June 2014

After months of encouragement to learn how to kite from my boyfriend, and his parents, I decided to take a lesson. Initially I was very intimidated by the lines, harness, the ocean and shear size of the kite. After just a few minutes with Adam...More

7  Thank M L
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Reviewed 14 October 2013

Adam was a great instructor and showed me the basics of rigging and flying 3 different kites. The three hr session flew by.

2  Thank Amfgirdwood
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Reviewed 11 July 2012

I spent several weeks trying really hard to learn to kite board. Adam had me over hump of staying upwind in a matter of hours. This is the best private instruction I have experienced. Kauai is not an easy place to learn but Adam found...More

Thank Kevin E
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Reviewed 4 February 2012

I really liked Adam's approach. He was very safe with making sure the weather conditions were just right for a beginner, taking no chances with offshore winds, or thunderstorms. He was also really good with knowing when I was ready to progress, and making me...More

1  Thank SagitarriusA
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Reviewed 27 January 2012

Adam is a great guide to kiteboarding in Kauai. He worked with us to maximize the quality of our time even though the wind was initially rather uncooperative, and we had a fantastic day of riding on our last day in Kauai! He even brought...More

1  Thank Mchilcott
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Reviewed 19 January 2012

My girlfriend and I had a great time in Kauai for a week in mid Jan. Getting a kite session in was on my list of things to do and Adam from Kiteboard Kauai was good enough to hire me a current model set up...More

3  Thank warrick s
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Reviewed 15 December 2011

Never ever try to attempt kiting without proper and professional introduction – you will hurt yourself, big time. Before my trip to Kaua'I I decided to research kiteboarding classes offered on the island. I found Adam Finn through an internet search, visited his website, read...More

4  Thank DjEath
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simonxxblackbird
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Response from KiteKauai |
Checkout windalert . com/map#21.819,-159.401,10,1,!707,8 You may need to click on the weather site you want info on and click (statistics). This will show you what the average wind is during each month of the year. Hope... More
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