A celebration of powerful women. Beginners through to advanced, this is a chance to create your community, your strength and find your journey within the sport. We guarantee those joining alone, will leave with friends. Check out the last one.

Next Event:

Summer 2023, Littlehampton, UK

The She Kites Mini Festivals show the Kiteboarding community what it is all about, the dedication, community and power of being part of something.

Check out our last event here.

What to expect

These weekend events feel exactly like a Festival, but Mini. Hosting special guests, Q&A's, talks and workshops while brands and local sellers are there for you to browse.

Here are some examples of our previous activities:

-- KIT ADVICE
-- FITNESS WORKSHOPS
-- MINDSET WORKSHOPS
-- DEEP STRETCH / YOGA
-- BREATH WORKSHOP
-- UK FEMALE PROs
-- RESIDENT DJ / BAND
-- SHE FLIES MERCH STAND
-- LOCAL SELLERS STANDS

The full line up for this years event can be found on this page.

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Complete beginner?

Brilliant. These events are the perfect environment to immerse yourself in the sport.

Over the weekend, we have a 6 Hour Beginners Course - surrounded by a community of strong and supportive Women - an opportunity hard to come by.

BEFORE THE EVENT // We meet virtually to get to know one another, share questions and maybe sooth some nerves!

DAY 1 // In a group of 4 women for 3 hours, you will:
- Learn how to assess risks and safety of Kitesurfing
- Learn and set up your kit
- Launch and landing your kite
- Learn how to fly a L.E.I Kite
- All the safety aspects of what comes with kitesurfing
- Body dragging

DAY 2 // The following day for 3 hours, you are split into groups of 2 for:
- Water Relaunching
- Board starts and getting it on your feet
- First runs
- Progressing into deeper waters
- Deep water pack down

The cost of the Beginners Course is £270. These are first come first served.

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NEXT EVENT

Summer 2023, Littlehampton, UK

The Venue

Our venues are chosen on their reputation and support for women. Our aim is to ensure you have somewhere to practise when the weekend is over.

The Beach at Littlehampton. Newly opened and with a goal to bring more women to their venue, the vibe and location is spot on.

>> Few minutes from Littlehampton
>> 1 hour from London
>> Directly on seafront
>> Great wind conditions
>> Flat Water
>> Waves
>> Licensed Bar & Restaurant
>> Vistas of the ocean

Tickets

TICKET INFORMATION WILL BECOME AVAILABLE FOR THE NEXT EVENT SOON

Accommodation

We will be staying nearby at the Cuckoo Campsite (www.cuckoocamp.com). Please quote SHEFLIES when you book so we are positioned close by.

If you would prefer a BnB, you can visit East Beach Guesthouse (www.eastbeachguesthouse.co.uk/)

Summer 2023, Littlehampton, UK
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The Official Line Up

Line up information will be available closer to the time, please see last years below!

SATURDAY 9 APRIL

10:00 | Welcome Talk with Josie West, founder of She Flies, & James,” The Beach” safety info
10:15 | Pro Rider chat with Holly Keenan and Rose Bungener
11:00 | The Kitesurfer Stance with 'Infinity Sport' Sywlia
11:30 | *SPECIAL GUEST*
11:45 | Mindful Meditation
12:00 | Beginner Tips Q&A (with Josie) + Advanced Tricks Q&A (with Rose)
(12:30 – Beginners Course starts, 3 hours)
12:30 | Deep Stretch Yoga with Kat Burton
13:00 | Kitesurf Kitesurf Kitesurf! Lessons & Supported Riding
18:00 | WOO Competition Winner, Awards and prizes
19:00 | Music by Shenanigans Band, Drinks & Dancing

SUNDAY 10 APRIL

11:00 | Morning Yoga (*updated timings)
12:00 | Beach Clean
12:30 | Supported Kitesurfing
(12:30 – Beginners Course starts, 3 hours)
14:00 | Close

Our Promise

If you are joining alone, you will leave with friends. We make every woman feel like someone. In fact, some of our volunteers sole job is to ensure that we stick to our word.

Past Events

Read about our past events on the blog, or indulge in a little swipe down here.