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Life On A Wave – Extreme Control Kiteboarding School

Paddleboard

If you have visited the Yucatán Peninsula before, you know that it´s almost impossible to stay away from the water. There is something about this area that invites you to swim and take as many aquatic adventures as possible while on vacations. Some of us love watersports more than others but all of us agree that Riviera Maya is one of the best spots to try any of them.

On this article we have saved you some time by investigating the best watersports company that provide the main water activities in Riviera Maya. Extreme Control is more than just a watersports company and we are about to prove to you why.

Perfect For beginners

Kitesurfing

It is kind of a relief that these guys not only offer the equipment but also teach you how to use it. Sure, you can join the activities and rent the Kite boards but what about training? They actually have a Kiteboarding school and give lessons to teach how to use paddle boards too. It is such a relief to have certified experts showing you how to properly use the equipment and how to protect yourself. The Kitesurfing introduction class is actually no more than an hour, in which you will learn the basic stuff to lose your fear for this incredible sport.

You can complete the introduction class with a 3 or 6 hour course to perfection your skills at Kitesurfing. The ultimate Kiteboarding course lasts 9 hours and with that one you cover all the topics to be ready to take the equipment to the water. As a special promotion, you have the option to buy a Kite from them and get a 2 hour lessons for FREE. Extreme Control also provide a wide option for PADI courses at different prices.

Discovering The Wonders

Paddleboard

Extreme Control has a few tour options that pretty much cover the top places on the south part of Tulum. You can paddleboard and snorkel at beautiful cenotes surrounded by mangroves and discover Tulum´s coast line. What about Kitesurfing at Isla Blanca or El Cuyo town? Or taking a day trip to Sian Ka´an, Muyil or Chichen Itza. The tours are available in different modes; Private, Semi private and Groups.

In adittion to the tours there is also a special program for Kitesurfers that includes a trip to Brazil to learn and share their Kitesurfing experience with other professionals. The adventure is designed for you to enjoy a short vacation to Brazil while you practice your favorite sport. Extreme Control arranges the accommodation, meals and other services you might need during the trip.

Equipment For Rent

Paddleboard rental

For the ones who prefer doing the activities on their own, the rental of equipment might be the best option. Extreme Control can deliver Paddleboards to your vacation home, anywhere in the Riviera Maya. To make a reservation for paddleboards is necessary to contact them with at least 4 days in advance so they can arrange the transportation.

The rentals go from one hour to weeks and you can also request snorkel gear to complete your rental. Some week rentals even include free transportation with the exception of Puerto Aventuras and Sian Ka´an. You can make your reservation for the equipment HERE or contact your personal Concierge at [email protected] to arrange it for you.

We also invite you to check out the recent Podcast Loco Gringo had the pleasure of creating, with Heather Froeming, the founder of Extreme Control.

Paulina is a crazy animal lover who has been living in the Riviera Maya for over 9 years. Her expertise is designing unique vacations for travelers and visitors. This comes from her desire to share her area knowledge, local restaurant secrets, and cool cultural experiences that have been a large part of her life on the coast. Paulina never sits still on her day off as she feels there is always something to see, a new beach to check out or a new restaurant to try. She loves answering questions and helping you plan your next vacation. [email protected]

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