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Watersports Lessons at OceanAir Sports

Our location on the shallow and calm waters of the Pamlico Sound makes learning to sail, windsurf, or kite a fun and easy adventure. No experience is necessary and we include all the gear you need in your lesson. Reservations are required for lessons, so call (252) 995-5000 to book yours today!

Lessons must be booked at least one day in advance and are wind and weather dependent.

($75 per hour, per boat)
Perfect for individulals wanting to expand their seamanship skills or groups looking for a fun way to enjoy the water together. Learn to navigate the Pamlico Sound on our user friendly 14 ft. Hobie Wave catamaran. Learn how to rig and hoist the sails, steer the vessel, tack, jibe, and dock the boat. Maximum of 3 students, and NO age limit!!

Just want to give windsurfing a try? We provide all the gear you need and after a short lesson on land, you will learn how to pull up the sail, sail away, turn around, and stay on track so you end up right back where you started. The shallow waters of the Pamlico sound make Avon the perfect place to learn how to windsurf. If you fall off, just stand up! If you are having trouble, just walk back to the instructor. If you are tired, well then take a break !
($60 for a 2-hour group lesson (2-6 students per class)
($90 for a 1.5 hours private lesson (per person)

Intro to Kiteboading ($300 single, $250 double for a 3 hour lesson)
This essential lesson for those wanting to learn to kiteboard covers kite and water safety, wind and
weather dynamics, kite set-up, launching and landing, kite control, body dragging, and self-rescue.

Get on Board ($300 single, $250 double for a 3 hour lesson)
After learning to fly the kite, you will be ready to get on the board! Learn to use the footstraps,
waterstart, ride in both directions, and the basics of turning around. Students with established board skills have a slight advantage at this stage, but you should expect to get your first rides after just two lessons!

3-Day Kite Camp ($795 per person, 3 hours per day)
For those who want to make the commitment to becoming a kiteboarder- sign up for the camp and become a self-sufficient kiteboarder after 3 days of intensive lessons and excellent coaching. We feel confident you will be ready to buy gear and start shredding on your own.