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Extreme Control

#2 of 5 Classes & Workshops in Tulum Features Animals
Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 1 984 745 4555
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Extreme Control Adventure Kitesurfing, Kiteboarding, Paddleboarding and Scuba Diving School located in Tulum has been the first Professional Kiteboard School in the Riviera Maya and Yucatan operating since 2004 and offering top quality service to students from all over the globe about kiteboarding, paddleboarding and scuba diving. The worm winds and warm Caribbean water create an ideal environment to learn or improve your kitesurfing, diving or paddleboarding skills. Their team of instructors are expert kiteboarders, IKO Certified and multilingual with over 5/10 years experience teaching and riding. Extreme Control is the first school in Tulum teaching kiteboarding with the Short Line Method and Radio Helmet, where the use of 7/10 meter lines helps students learn how to pilot the kite without full power and the Radio Helmets helps the student to receive a feedback real time from the instructor all the time, making the learning process safer, faster and more fun! With this method, the majority of the students are able to independently fly the kite in 6 hours! The goal is to create responsible and independent kiters so everyone can continue to enjoy this sport throughout the world. Summer and Fall are great months to go Stand Up Paddleboarding in Tulum where you can enjoy an amazing snorkeling cenotes tour.
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Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 1 984 745 4555

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I contacted Extreme Control to help me set up Open Water Diving certification lessons and they partnered me with an excellent dive shop and an even more amazing dive instructor!

Thank Marisa M
Reviewed 5 days ago

I took beginner lessons from Marco. 5 hours in total. All excellent. I learned a lot. Prices are typical for this type of sport. Marco is super enthusiastic about the sport and gives lots of encouraging words to those learning. A couple of their other...More

Thank James N
Marco C, Propietario at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi guys was our placer meeting and teaching you, you have a really great attitude and this is the most important thing to be able to learn one of the best sport ever . we really hope to see you soon in the water riding...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time. Marco was really helpful on whatsapp answering my questions. Juan was my instructor and was really good. I was learning completely from scratch. The wind was a little bit iffy, but I was going at the end of the season there....More

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Marco C, Owner at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi thanks so much for your support, we are really happy you have been able to experience this little magic place still authentic and uncontaminated from the tourism. You have the right attitude to learn this incredible sport , so I am sure to see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Marco and everybody at Extreme Control are great. They take pride in making sure you are a safe and knowledgeable kiteboarder... and that IS most important! Throw in they accomplish that in a beautiful setting at a very reasonable rate and in a fun way......More

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Marco C, Propietario at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Thanks a lot for your support we are proud to know you enjoyed your lessons, as you said Safe First always, this is the best way to set solid fundament to a sport that includes ricks. we hope to see you soon again riding...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in tulum for two weeks and wanted to learn how to kite. We met Marco and Tito on the beach. They both were really nice and thought us a lot about the technique and safety. I had 7 private lessons and I was...More

Thank Hilmar H
Marco C, Propietario at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Hilmar was great meeting you and see your motivations bringing you to ride the board, we are happy and proud about it we love our methods and we belive is a great way to bring people to become independent beginners, ready to keep going...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Very Nice experience! I also saw a crocodile. Guide very professional. A good snorkeling I can raccomandedMore

Thank Adolfo C
Marco C, Propietario at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi tanks for your support and to be part of our family, the SUP SNORKELING TOUR is one of my favorite one, the place is great and still untouched we hope to see you soon again for more adventure with Extreme Control hope the best...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Beautiful spot with endless beaches and even managed to body surf in between kiting. Turlles laid last night and everyone made a huge effort to protect them. Pricing can be so tricky as always feels way to expensive but Marko has such a wonderful way...More

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Marco C, Propietario at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Guys , was really our placer meeting you and teaching you both, good attitudes and good vibes are always welcome and you have all of theme. I am sure i will see you guys riding and jumping really soon and really hope to meet...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I had the idea to start kitesurfing and I was really lucky I met Marco and his guys from Extreme control in Tulum. They are extremely nice people with perfect teaching approach. They literally made me love the kite during the first two days. We...More

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Marco C, Owner at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Hi Boryana has been really cool meeting your and your friend and share this times together. You are really motivated so I am sure you will pickup this incredible sport and we will see you riding fast!! I hope we will meet again may in...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

We also rented paddle boards for our week at a villa on Solimon Bay. They delivered, gave us some quick instructions and picked up on our last day. Equipment was good and easy to order on-line ahead of our visit. Really helped keep 7 kids...More

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Marco C, Owner at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Hi that is great !!!! we are really happy to know these board have been helping to make your holiday smooth and especially your kids have been enjoing it... please let us know any other time you will be around here and if you will...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Rented a house in Soliman Bay that had kayaks but no paddle boards. Rented two for kids to use during week. While pricey, worth it to have available at all times. Good boards and paddles. Hard plastic instead of fiberglass but worked very well. Delivered...More

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Marco C, Owner at Extreme Control, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Hi Thanks a lot for your review and your support :) we really happy you had great time with our board during your stay we hope to meet you again soon :) hope the best

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Jake S
What is the best time of the year for kiting in Tulum?
16 May 2017|
Response from Marco C | Property representative |
hi bestrime in Tulum from Nov to May /June and in El Cuyo Yucatan during the winter we get strong north winds and from March on until July really nice side on shore thermals winds let me know if you need more info... More
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Hi, how far are you from Dreams Tulum?
30 September 2016|
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Response from Marco C | Property representative |
hi we are around 10 min by car , we are located in Km 6,5 close to the Hotel Viento de Mar in Tulum hotel zone , as well you can rach us by whatsapp +5219847454555
Angela P
Hello, I plan on visiting Mexico from 3-7 March 16 and would like to take the 8 hours class. I have a few questions. 1. How far is your location from Secrets Capri? 2. Do you offer military discount? 3. What day of the week is the best when booking meaning less people? Thanks in advance for your time. I look forward to hearing from you.
27 February 2016|
Response from Marco C | Property representative |
HI here is Marco 1. How far is your location from Secrets Capri? we are located in Tulum around 45 min from Secrets Capri 2. Do you offer military discount? No Sorry 3. What day of the week is the best when booking... More
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