Locals Crew a.s.d. is a leader in the field of water sports in Salento. The association is active all year round with basic courses and advanced lessons but during the spring and summer, thanks to the favorable climate and the influx of tourists, most of the sporting activity takes place.
Locals Crew deals with water sports such as kitesurfing, windsurfing, surfing and Sup, wakeboarding and catamaran. From May to September our sea bases are located in different locations along the coast of Salento, in particular we are in:
- Torre San Giovanni at Vivosa Resort, a luxury resort with a beautiful beach where at the sea base we practice windsurfing, sup, surf, catamaran, wakeaboard and kitesurfing with boat lift.
- Gallipoli at the Resort Le Sirenè, a structure overlooking the beautiful sea of Baia Verde where you can practice windsurfing, sup, surf and kite surfing with boat lift.
- Frigole at the ‘Istmo Beach Club, a beach where you practice kitesurfing from the beach.
Windsurf course of Locals Crew
The Basic Windsurfing Course is suitable for everyone, is structured in 6h of lesson and is held by certified instructors, is divided into 3 days to be scheduled according to weather conditions. Lessons can be done individually or in groups. We provide all the equipment best suited to your needs. After the course you can rent the equipment by reservation.
Kitesurf course by Locals Crew
The Basic Kitesurf Course in Salento is held by certified instructors and is structured in 6h of lesson divided in 3 steps usually divided in 3 days to be scheduled depending on weather conditions. We provide all the equipment best suited to learn and safety systems such as helmet, jacket, assistance in the sea, and RCT insurance.
1°LIV(LAND/WATER): Theory and control of the kite, flight window and power zone, safety systems, launch and landing of the kite.
2°LIV(WATER): Body Dragging is a dragging exercise in the water to learn how to give power to the kite, recover the board, relaunch the kite from the water, Self Rescue (self-rescue technique that uses the kite as a lifeboat able to navigate).
3°LIV(WATER): Water Start you will learn how to handle the board, try the starts and the first glides.
The most important goal of the course is to make you safe and independent for you and others. The attention we pay to safety is our priority and we address it in all phases of the course, according to all standardsFIV (Federazione Italiana Vela) and IKO (Iternational Kiteboarding Organizzation). At the end of the course we will issue an international certificate, IKO Card, which certifies the level you have reached. Later, if you want to continue practicing, you can attend an advanced course.
For those who already practice Kitesurfing with Locals Crew will discover new styles and participate in surfboard, freestyle and hydrofoil lessons.
Locals Crew SUP Course
The Basic SUP Course of Locals Crew in Salento is held by certified instructors and is structured in 3 hours of lesson divided into 2 days to be scheduled according to weather conditions. After a first part on land on paddling technique on safety, we move on to practice in the water to develop the ‘balance and begin to move using the propulsion of paddling. After the course you can think about renting the equipment or continue with advanced lessons. Locals Crew also organizes SUP Tour and SUP Yoga.
Surf Course by Locals Crew
The Basic Surf Course of Locals Crew in Salento is held by certified instructors, is structured in 4 hours of lessons divided into 4 days to be scheduled according to weather conditions. It starts with a little theory and technique, after the warm up you enter the water to train the paddling, the take off to get up on the board and the position of the body and feet. After the basic course you can rent equipment or continue with advanced lessons.
Wakeboard Course by Locals Crew
The basic course Wakeboard Locals Crew in Salento is held by certified instructors, is structured in 3 hours of lesson divided into 3 outputs to be scheduled according to weather conditions. After a first part on dry where you deepen the technical aspects, you go in the water trying slowly to acquire the right technique to start from the water and continue deepening the position on the board for a correct skiing.
Catamarano Course by Locals Crew
The Basic Course of Catamaran Locals Crew in Salento is held by certified instructors, is structured in 6 hours of lesson divided into 3 exits to be scheduled according to weather conditions. After a first theoretical part where you deepen the technical aspects and the basic concepts of sailing, you go out to sea to acquire the right technique by becoming familiar with the management of the rudder before and after the sails.
Se stai cercando divertimento, sport e natura, con Locals Crew Water Sports Network in Salento puoi farlo e potrai goderti al massimo l’adrenalina degli sport acquatici.