How to unhook in kiteboarding

Unhooked riding is a fundamental skill for freestyle and wave kitesurfing. Learn how to ride a kite unhooked.

Whether you’re riding waves or performing new school tricks, you need to master unhooking and hooking, as fast as you can.

As with everything in kiteboarding, training is the best way of achieving perfection. If you’re starting with unhooked riding, use the lower wind range to exercise the technique in waist-deep waters and free space around you.