Canadian Kite Surfing Society is a unique one-stop place that provides information on everything you would need to join the fastest growing sport in the world. Our mission is to create a single network connecting kite riders of every level around Canada. CKSS welcomes absolutely everyone at any level, whether you are a beginner or an expert kiteboarder. As a member you will receive a membership card, list of affiliated dealers, schedule for upcoming group classes and more…
-One time support fee-
CKSS Membership Advantages
Discount on kitesurfing gear
Save up to 15% on equipment purchase -CKSS is affiliated with a variety of specialty kite stores and dealers that will provide discounts to all our members. We are continuously expending our list of vendors.
Discount on lessons
As a CKSS member you will receive 10% discount on lessons with our instructors team and other schools affiliated with us.Get access to select instructional videos
We rent equipment to members who have previously taken lessons at CKSS
Equipment Repair service
We offer up to 15% discounts on equipment repair service with our repair team and/or recommend affiliated repair shops
Get an expert advice on how to read forecast
Some of the key essentials in kiteboarding are knowing how to understand required wind power, how to find suitable windy location with proper wind direction and avoid shadows, hazards and regulations on site. This knowledge can save you time on driving to a wrong kite spot while its windy just a mile away.
Equipment inspection service
Thinking of buying or selling new or used gear or have questions about your own existing package. Get an expert opinion and inspection along with market evaluation.
Just like in any other sport it is very important to have your gear tuned up. Few times a year we organize a local kite safety course for members. During this session everyone receives complete knowledge on how to properly perform kiting equipment tune-up and a safety system test.
Participate in yearly organized events and community parties
You will have an opportunity to take part in organized events, kite surfing competitions, fundraising events and work on future ideas. Here is Canada we are fortunate with ability to explore all type of this unique sport year-round. Snow kiting during winter season and kite boarding, land buggy riding during the rest of the year. We get all members together for snow kiting races, kitesurfing competitions, lakes crossing downwind and family kiter parties.
Receive CKSS online newsletters, providing information on locations and wind conditions during the year. Get latest information on technical new futures in equipment, sales and promotions. Connect to other members and get together to go kite boarding using our email system, twitter, facebook etc.
Get Expert advice -CKSS provides complete and up to date information about equipment. We consult members on repair, rental and purchase of required gear. You can count on CKSS for professional and honest advice. Kiteboarding combines windsurfers, wake boarders, surfers and Para gliders, therefore there are few styles in riding. Most manufactures develop few types of gear to meet customary needs. We help with proper selection of proper kitesurfing equipment accordantly to your riding style.
Travel with CKSS
Take advantage of CKSS travel services: organizing trips and making reservations. We organize fascinating kitesurfing trips to some of the best beaches in the world. Membership holders get discounts on our organized group trips and vacation packages. Travel planed by affiliated professional agents. Guide on kitesurfing / land boarding / snow kiting location recommendations accordantly to the time of the year and location around the world. Membership discount card is valid at affiliated companies for 2 years from purchase date.