Frequently Asked Questions

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What payment methods to you accept?

​You can pay either by Paypal, when booking your course or cash (Pound Stirling) on the day of the course.

Do I need sun cream?

​Yes, you will require sun cream even on an overcast day. The glare from the water increases the suns potency.

Where can i park my car?

​The meeting point is in Blackgate Road car park at Shoebury East Beach. There is a pay and display machine, which accepts coins, or via phone. Alternatively you can park for free on the road just outside the car park.

What do I need to bring with me?

This depends on your lesson type:

1 or 2 day Course or Refresh Course you will be with us most the day so lunch, water, sun cream, swimwear, towel and car park change.

2 Hour Intro to Kite Lesson this is all on land so suitable running around clothes and shoes, some water, sun cream and car park change.

2 Hour Intro to SUP this is on the water so swimwear and a towel, some water, sun cream and car park change.

Where do we meet?

All lessons are held at our location off Shoebury East Beach Blackgate rd car park entrance SS3 9SP please look for the Essex Kitesurf School trailer in the car park and meet us there.

Do I need to bring lunch?

​Yes we advice that you bring food and drink along with you, as there is limited food outlets available near the beach.