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Elite Watersports

4100 34th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33711
+1 727-800-2202
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Hands down, the BEST shop!

I moved to Tampa for work and was curious about learning to kitesurf. I did my research online and... read more

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Reviewed yesterday
matt_munkelt
A TOTALLY AWESOME KITEBOARDING EXPERIENCE !!

WONDERFUL INSTRUCTION !!! Elite has a great feel to it- practical, passionate, honest and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jayhernly
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St. Petersburg's first local watersports adventure shop. We specialize in Kiteboarding, Wake boarding, and Stand Up Paddle boarding. We sell new and used gear, offer gear rental, and host nature tours throughout our beautiful surrounding waters. Our shop is located within six minutes of the prime St. Petersburg kiteboarding spots. Our mobile shop is located on the beaches for your convenience.
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 07:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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4100 34th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33711

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Reviewed yesterday

I moved to Tampa for work and was curious about learning to kitesurf. I did my research online and found Elite Watersports. I called the shop and Vanessa was super helpful, explained how the lessons work, etc and invited me in to check out things...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WONDERFUL INSTRUCTION !!! Elite has a great feel to it- practical, passionate, honest and professionally run. Aaron, Vanessa & staff had me up & going from absolute newbie in (3) lessons...pricing incl everything you need to get rolling, no hidden costs/surprises...efficient & analytical approach for...More

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, Jay! Thank you for your kind words and enthusiasm toward your experience with Elite Watersports. It was our pleasure watching/assisting you accomplish your goal of learning to kiteboard! Our passion is kiteboarding, and as as our business practice, we strive to ensure all aspects...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

These are the guys to go to if you want to check this sport out. Owners Vanessa and Aaron want to get you started right and are focused on getting you the right lessons and equipment. Instructors are knowledgeable and accommodating to your skill level....More

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

David, Thank you for your kind review. As a small business, we know how important it is to make sure our valued clients are receiving the best in professional customer service, while still remaining comfortable. We love kiteboarding, and all watersports in general; we're happy...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

I’m 57 and did a 4 hr private lesson with Logan (including jetski). He did a great combination of showing and telling and got me up on the board before our time was up. The wind reduced near the end of my lesson so I...More

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello! Thank you for your review, we love to hear about our students' success stories. Logan is a valued member of our Elite Instructors team and we are happy to hear you had a great lesson. We look forward to seeing you again soon and...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

I can’t thank this fun team enough for taking care of lessons for my wife and gear rental with rescue service for meMore

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Tom, Thank you for your review! We appreciate the opportunity to teach your loved one and it is our pleasure to assist any, and all, fellow kiteboarders in need. We've all been there ;) Can't wait to see you both on the water again soon!...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

The staff at Elite Watersports were very helpful and knowledgeable. I had a lesson with David and he was one of the best instructors I have ever had. He is very good at systematically breaking down each step of the process and explaining the cause...More

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Rod, Thank you for your kind review, we value the opportunity to make you another one of our satisfied clients. We believe Dave is a phenomenal Elite Instructor and are happy to hear you feel the same :) You will forever have a loyal, local...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

Aron and team are total pros. Made a lot of progress plus got two additional family members hooked on the sport. Best gear I have used.More

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello! Thank you for the great review! We appreciate your kind words and thank you for the opportunity to not only teach yourself, but your loved ones as well! We will forever teach on the newest, safest gear on the market and hold dear our...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I took a four hour Kitesurfing lesson, and Alex, my instructor did a great job. The shop has everything you need for enjoying this sport. The elite team is very knowledgeable and friendly. I highly recommend this place.

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello! Thank you for your kind review and recommendation! It is truly appreciated and we look forward to kiteboarding with you again soon. We will forever be your loyal, local kite shop that you can turn to for all your kiteboarding needs! -Elite Watersports

Reviewed 22 October 2017

I have nothing but positive things to say about Elite Watersports! Aaron and Vanessa, the owners, have created a wonderful part of the Watersports community. It’s great to shop locally owned here in St Pete. I’ve taken kiteboarding lessons from several of the crew and...More

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello! Thank you for your great review! We strive to ensure that all of our clients have an as positive of an experience, with Elite Watersports, as you did! Being a small local business is wonderful in that we, as owners and team members of...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

My son and I have taken about 8 lessons with Elite Watersports instructors and all have been fastastic. They are very experienced, have great equipment and really care about the students and safety matters. I highly recommend them for lessons and for equipment purchases.More

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EliteWatersports, Owner at Elite Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to provide such a nice review for us! We appreciate the chance to assist in getting your son and you into this fantastic sport of kiteboarding! We have such a passion for kiteboarding and have made sure all...More

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