A BKSA Recognised Kite Sports School

british-kitesports-association-logoPUSH KITING is a Kite Sports School based in Clacton on sea, Essex and the leading Kitesurfing school on the East coast of Essex near London.  We offer the highest quality Kitesurfing lessons, Kite Buggying lessons, Land Kiteboarding lessons and Power kiting lessons available today, We also run Stand up paddle board courses, each operating on a daily basis by request.

Our goal is to help customers learn to Kiteboard and Kitesurf safely in East Anglia and across the UK, whilst promoting Kite Sports across the United Kingdom and further afield.  All Kite surfing, Kite boarding and Kite buggying lessons are from experienced professional instructors, and with every lesson we promise to make learning Kite sports safe, fun & as easy as possible.

Our lessons are of the highest quality, we ensure this by having experienced instructors and good quality equipment.   Equipment-wise, we use the latest kiting equipment from North Kiteboarding to get you surfing faster, and we offer flexibility of learning through different learning programmes, ensuring that we really do have something for everyone.   Check out our lesson page for more details.

PUSH KITING is proud to a BKSA recognised school and to be associated with Fluid Lines extreme sports shop located in Colchester.  We work with Fluid lines to offer you the finest kite surf equipment on the market today from the most highly regarded brand on the market!

The PUSH Kiting Team

David Ursell
David UrsellHead Instructor - BKSA Advanced Coach & Senior Instructor
Our founder and head instructor David Ursell has been kiting since the dawn of time and power kiting since 1996 and has a huge amount of kiting experience racking up over 20 years of kite teaching experience. He is a B.K.S.A. Senior Instructor who is professionally sponsored by MBS and North Kiteboarding amongst others. David Ursell is also the only Advanced Coach level kiteboarding and kite buggy instructor in the UK.
Recognised as one of the top Kiteboarders Dave has featured in many high profile events and videos, Breaking World records with Sir Richard Branson, Featured on Discovery channel, The One Show, Devin Super Tramp, Mpora and many more reaching tens of millions of people through his kiteboarding antics!
Daniel Copeland
Daniel CopelandBKSA Kite surfing and kite sports Instructor
Danny has been kiting with the PUSH Kiting team for over a decade and kiting many more years! A dedicated and passionate instructor, he’s a specialist in land kiting, kite surfing, and excited about the new progression with kite surf hydro foiling too, a new and incredible area of kite sports.
Paul Hepworth
Paul HepworthBKSA Kite surfing and kite sports Instructor
Paul has been kiting for over 2 decades! starting in the early days of the stackers and constructing his own kite buggy, moving onto kitesurfing and kite landboarding in the following years Paul has a wealth of kitesurfing achievements including kitesurfing across the English channel with team PUSH Kiting! With patience and humour Paul will guide you through any aspect of kiting with ease, a fantastic all round BKSA qualified instructor.
He also runs his own recording studio and plays almost every instrument in the world, so if you want to get in a recording session click on his picture or have a chat whilst you fly kites with him, you can also check out his sound cloud and social media on the links here.
AJ Philipsen
AJ PhilipsenInternationally sponsored Team Rider
AJ lives life on the edge, always pushing the limits, after teaching Dave Ursell about trials riding and helping him progress the favour was returned and Dave taught AJ all he knew about kiteboarding, together the progression exploded and sparked a catalytic growth of the sport in the local area, nothing beats a good day kiting with friends and we hope we have many more! AJ is now an internationally sponsored kiteboarder for Ozone, MBS and other sponsors. He has featured in adverts for Blackberry, TV shows on Discovery channel and multiple appearances on TV.

Our Partners

Below you’ll find just a few of the great organisations PUSH Kiting is proud to be associated with.