Learn the key questions you need to ask, the routines you need to embrace and what you need to look out for when arriving at a beach location.
Understanding the location, and knowing its limitations, is extremely important if you are to kite safely.
When you arrive at a beach for the first time, spend time checking out the area before setting up your equipment. Speak to the other kiters and find out what the conditions are like and whether there are any unseen obstructions or local rules that you need to abide by. If you do run into trouble, you should know where to end up.
This video will help you to understand many of the key concepts related to the wind and water.
Location: Nabq Bay, Sharm El Sheikh / Shoreham, UK