Buen Homre is one of the best places in the caribean to learn kitesurfing. Flying the kite in strong steady wind without gusts helps the student taking the first steps mastering the kite. Next the shallows around the point creates a very safe and comfortable space. As new kitesurfers try to get up on the board for the first time, the flat water makes all the difference. All this while being perfectly relaxed at this uncrowded spot. Only two kiteschools teach in Buen Hombre.
Friendly Kite School is the main kiteshool in Buen Hombre with a large team of lokal instructors and assistants, all of them IKO-certified. The school opened in 2022 with many very experienced kiters in their staff and both English speaking staff and instructors. Friendly Kite School is located directly at the main spot and well equipped with this seasons kites from North Kiteboarding. Weekly downwinds are organized when there’s enough kiters around the village. Located just above the school there is an apartment available for kiters. There’s an onsite bar and seafood-restaurant.
Most instructors where previously employed at Kite Buen Hombre, with year long experience teaching at this spot.
Kite Buen Hombre has been teaching at the spot since 2013. Their instructor is a very experienced and patient. Kite Buen Hombre has a crew of a few guys to help you in the water and outside. The school also arrange downwinds and other excursions. They’ve done a great job at keeping the beach clean and spreading the word about this great kitespot in the Dominican Republic.