Contact Us

Got a question? Call: 01273 410580 or 07598 668574 or drop us a line:

5 Kingston House, 56a Gardner Road, Portslade
Brighton, BN41 1AR

01273 410580

We are Brighton's newest provider of kitesurfing and stand up paddle lessons and we have an online store selling kitesurfing equipment by Flexifoil, Ozone, Nobile, Brunotti, Core and Mystic. Founder Christine Johnston is a former windsurfing World Champion and Olympian and holds eight national titles in windsurfing. Christine has been kitesurfing for six years and instructing for three years, is British Kitesports Senior and IKO Level 2 Instructor and has over four hundred hours of kitesurf instructing experience. 


About Our Kitesurfing Lessons Near Brighton & Our Online Store

We are Brighton & Hove's newest kitesurf school and online store. We run high quality kitesurfing lessons near Brighton with a maximum of three per group in the water and four per group on the land. We use radios attached to the helmet so your instructor can speak to you at all times. We have received many glowing reviews from happy students, look HERE.

We will price match King of Watersports! We sell power kites, kitesurfing kites & boards, harnesses, wetsuits, bags, accessories, stand up paddle & wake boards and bindings by Ozone, Ronix, Hyperlite, Mystic, Peter Lynn, Nobile, Axis, Aquaglide, Typhoon, WMFG & Woo Sports products for the sports of power kiting, kitesurfing, stand up paddle and wake boarding. Founder Christine Johnston is a former windsurfing World Champion and Olympian and holds eight national titles in windsurfing. Christine has been kitesurfing for nine years and instructing for four years, is a British Kitesports Senior and IKO Level 2 Instructor and has over six hundred hours of kitesurf instructing experience.

We started teaching kitesurfing lessons and running our online store in April 2014. In July 2016 we were awarded British Kitesports Recognised School status, the highest level a kite school can reach. Founder Christine Johnston has a background in Olympic and Formula windsurf racing, attending the Sydney 2000 Olympics, and winning the Formula World Windsurfing Championships in 2003. Christine finished training as a British Kitesports Association kitesurf instructor in June 2012 and spent her first few seasons as a kitesurf instructor working at Brighton Kitesurf Academy and BN1 Kitesurfing on Lancing Beach in Sussex, Kite Republic in Melbourne, Australia and most recently (winter 2014/2015) at Windchasers in Langebaan, South Africa. This has given Christine a broad range of teaching experience in a variety of conditions. 

Our online store is chock full of the power kiteskitesurfing equipment and stand up paddle boards. If you take lessons with us we have an unbeatable offer on your first set of equipment, see below. We know that you can find the best prices on the web for equipment at the click of a button so we guarantee that we won't be beaten on price! 

This video is about Kite Water Relaunch. Kitesurfing Lesson Level 1 Lesson 3rd August 2014. Student: Simon Maher. Instructor: The KiTE, SURF & SUP Co. Christine Johnston. Equipment: Flexifoil Shiva 9.0m.


Learn how to kitesurf in three simple steps! In LESSON 1 learn about the kite and how to fly it. In LESSON 2 learn about the board and how to get up on it. In LESSON 3 learn how to travel in both directions and turn around. 

We won't abandon you after you've finished Lesson 3, get involved with The KiTE, SURF & SUP Co. ride days and socials or even keep progressing by taking a PROGRESSION or ADVANCED lesson with us. 

Kitesurfing Lesson Prices

All 1:1 Lessons: £60.00/hour

Group Lessons
Level 1 - £50.00 for two hours, up up four people per group
Level 2 and above - £90.00 for three hours, up to three people per group

Already convinced? Go straight to the BOOKINGS page. 




Online Store

Simple, the best power kites, kitesurfing equipment and stand up paddle boards for sale at the best prices and with the best customer service you will find anywhere. 30 day money back guarantee on all purchases. 

We offer FREE Level 1 and 2 lessons (group or 1:1) with every kite and board package purchased. For example:

Ozone Catalyst 2016 10.0m complete £1140.00:

And a Nobile T5 £449.00 any size:

And a Mystic Majestic Harness £164.95 any size:

= £1753.95 and you get your Level 1 and 2 group lessons for FREE! (value £140.00 (group) or £180.00 (1:1)).

Alternatively pay for your lessons up front and then take the value of your first two lessons off your kitesurfing package, e.g.

Ozone Catalyst 2016 10.0m complete £1080.00 + Nobile T5 £449.00 + Mystic Majestic Harness = £1753.95

- £180.00 (1:1 lessons 1 & 2) = £1573.95

Basically you learn for FREE!



The KiTE, SURF & SUP Co. Office, Brighton: 

5 Kingston House, 
56a Gardner Road,
BN41 1AR

Tel: 01273 410580
07598 668574


The KITE, SURF & SUP Co. School, Worthing:
Beach opposite BP Service Station,
331 Brighton Road,
West Sussex,
BN11 2HP


Header Video: Bobby at St. Lucia Kitesurfing - back roll kite loop riding the Peter Lynn 13.0m Fury