Come and learn kitesurfing with us by following one of our beginner kitesurfing lessons here in the heart of the Caribbean. We offer beginner kitesurfing courses, advanced lessons and private pro clinics.
Founded by professional kitesurfer Jeremie Tronet, our center doesn’t only focus on beginner kitesurfing lessons, but also invites our customers and guests to experience the life of a pro kitesurfer for the time of their holidays.
Located in the South Caribbean, between the well known islands of St.Lucia and Grenada, St.Vincent and the Grenadines is an independent island-country constituted of St.Vincent, the main island and the Grenadines archipelago where Union Island is located. The spoken language is English. The Grenadines are well known for its clear water and a unique beauty. Unquestionably the most beautiful islands of the Caribbean, St.Vincent and the Grenadines have hosted the filming of the movies “Pirates of the Caribbean” I and II. Locate Union Island and the Grenadines on the Caribbean map Map of the Grenadines Most countries do not need a visa to visit St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and you can visit our Getting Here page to find all of the informations on how to get here. Union Island, home of the JT Pro Center Kitesurfing School has some of the best kitesurfing and surf spots together with all the facilities to make your holiday more enjoyable. Currency and ATM The currency used is the Eastern Caribbean dollar EC$ which is linked to the US dollar. 1 US$ = 2.67 EC$ (Fixed rate) 1 Euro = 3.5 EC$ (live rate) US$ are widely accepted. There are several banks and ATMs in St.Vincent and the Grenadines where you can withdraw EC$ with your credit card. Getting Here Unspoilt by the mass tourism industry, it is fairly easy to get to Union Island by plane from Europe or from America. You simply have to fly to Barbados and then follow our detailed instructions. More info on how to get here Wind and Weather You will find the best wind in the Caribbean from December/January until the end of July. The air temperature is 30°C all year long and the water temperature is 28°C, so no need to bring a wetsuit. More info about the weather The Kite Spots Most of the Grenadines islands surrounding Union Island have great kitesurfing spots. The JT Pro Center offers day Kite Safari Tours to all the neighbouring spots with our speed boat or partner sail boat. More info about the Kite Spots UNION ISLAND U nion Island with its unique scenery, has become a kitesurfing paradise. Located in the middle of the Grenadines, Union Island benefits from an airport with daily flights from Barbados and nice hotels to stay in. The JT Pro Center kitesurf school has chosen Union as its primary base for teaching kitesurfing and surfing because of its location and great spots. Surrounded by Mayreau and the Tobago Cays we offer day discovery tours to the neighboring spots. Getting here Kitesurfing & Surfing To do Union Island is the most accessible island of the Grenadines with daily connections from Barbados. Charter flights from St.Lucia and Grenada are also available. A fast ferry from St.Vincent...
The Full Moon Beach Parties of Union Island have gained a great reputation amongst locals, sailors, tourists and neighbouring islands. We have put together a very modern event bringing together a few hundred people on the JT Pro Center Kitebeach to enjoy the moonrise and the kitesurfing show. The event starts around 6:30pm, facing the amazing moon rise. The party features all music genres which brings tourists and locals all together for a unique party experience once a month. Food stands and a bar with a wide selection of drinks is available on location throughout the night. All age groups are welcome as there is fun for everyone ! As the night gets darker, the beach gets illuminated by our light show where glow sticks, glow balls, lasers and fire balls share the moonlight. International Professional Kitesurfer Jeremie Tronet and his team give an amazing Kitesurfing show with their kites on the water while surfing between the light dancers standing on the reef and jumping over the floating fire. 2014-2015 FULL MOON PARTY Dates December 6th 2014 January 5th 2015 Feb 3rd 2015 March 5th 2015 April 4th 2015 May 4th...
The Grenadines counts some of the best kitesurfing spots of the Caribbean. We offer you to stay on Union Island at our Kite center which is the best spot of the Grenadines where you can kite out of your door. You can then go and explore the other surrounding spots during our Kite safari tours. Please not that most Kitesurfing spots are not adapted if you are unable to ride upwind and if you are planing on practicing on your own without boat support. WINDY SEASON You will find the best wind in the Caribbean from the 15th of December until the end of June. Have a look at our Weather Forecast page for a detailed statistic of the trade winds in the Grenadines. KITESURFING SPOTS ON UNION ISLAND KITEBEACH – UNION ISLAND Our JT Pro Center kiteschool is located on the main beach of Union Island. The spot is a lagoon of amazing colours with flat water.. To kite on your own on this spot you need to be a confident rider/ go upwind consistently. This is not a good spot for beginners if you are on your own. It is the most amazing place in the world to learn Kitesurfing safely with the Kitesurfing School. The beach is situated next to the center of town with the restaurants and bars. If the wind is low, the little airport wave breaking just in front of the club is perfect for surfing or using our SUP boards, but be careful with the shallow reef. Locate Kitebeach on the map To kite on your own on Kitebeach you must be able to Ride comfortably up-wind and have a good kite control. All Kitesurfers must respect all the safety rules outlined in our Spot page KITE BEACH ACCESS -If you are already a Kitesurfer and would like to kite on our spot you must pay a beach access fee of 10 EC$ per Day per Kiteboarder. This will give you access to our air compressor, Lounge bar area, Wifi and safety rescue when our boat is available. Weekly and Monthly rates are available. -Hotel guests who booked their stay through us via www.kitesurfgrenadines.com do not have to pay the Kite Beach access. FRIGATE – UNION ISLAND Frigate is a flatwater spot located in Ashton, the other village on Union Island. The wind is blowing offshore over a walkway, created when the construction of a Marina started. The construction is now abandoned, but it created an amazing playground for kiters. The spot is easiest accessed by boat, and a boat is needed for safety since the wind is offshore and the next spot is South America… It takes only 10 minutes by boat to go...
Kitesurfing is becoming the new fun thing to do on Union island and the Grenadines. If you decide to have a break from Kiteboarding or simply want to take your non-kiter partner around, Union island has a full range of attractions to offer from boat trips to the Tobago Cays to diving trips, island hikes and much more. We have listed some of the most exciting things for you to do on Union Island but there are certainly many that we forgotten to mention, so don’t hesitate to go and explore on your own. Things to do on Union Island: Boat Tours to the Tobago Cays Union island is the best place to be to start a trip to the Tobago Cays. Only a short distance away, the Tobago Cays Marine Park awaits you with it’s stunning shades of blue waters and dozens of sea turtles you can swim with. More info about the boat trips Kitesurfing Lessons Our Kitesurf School offers half day Discovery Lessons (2h30min to 3 hours) where you learn the basics of flying a kite and maybe get the chance to ride on the board! If you like it you can choose to continue the Discovery Lesson as a Full Beginner Course. More info about Kite Lessons Full Moon Parties Come party at the JT Pro Center every Full Moon during the High Season (December through to May). The Full Moon Party on Union Island is one of the hottest events in the South Caribbean featuring a Light and Kitesurfing Show under the moonlight. More info about the Full Moon Parties SUP Tours The JT Pro Center Kitesurfing School offers breathtaking downwind SUP (Stand Up Paddle) Tours along Union Island’s southern coast. Let yourself drift with the wind and current through the beautiful turquoise lagoon and mangroves. More info about the SUP trips Fishing Trips The Grenadines offer great quantities of very tasty fish that you can go and catch during an afternoon or full day fishing trip with some of our partners. More info about the fishing trips Diving and Snorkeling Our partner Grenadines Dive will be your guide whether you are a certified diver or you simply want to initiate yourself to the joys of breathing under water. More info about the dive shop Beaches There are over a dozen beautiful beaches all around Union Island. Each one of them have their own particularities from the white white sand to the perfect sunset spot to have a drink. Find here our selection of the most beautiful beaches to visit on Union Island. More info about the beaches Happy Island Bar The man-made Happy Island Bar has become an attraction by itself on Union Island. Located a few hundred meters from the JT Pro...
Our Kitesurfing school on Union island in the Caribbean offers the best service for advanced Kitesurfers looking for the best Kitesurfing holiday or for the beginners looking to learn how to Kitesurf for the first time in the Caribbean with amazing weather conditions with shallow and clear water.
Book your Kiteboarding holiday with the JT Pro Center and find out more about How to Get to the Grenadines, the best Kitesurfing destination and spot from December to July to kitesurf the Caribbean.
Our team of instructors will be happy to give you the experience of a lifetime by teaching you how to kitesurf on one of the most beautiful kitesurfing spots in the world.
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If you are looking for the perfect Kitesurfing holiday, the JT Pro Center offers the best accommodation with our partner hotel located right on the Kitesurfing spot.
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Union Island is located in the heart of the Grenadines.
Stay on Union island in our partner Hotel and discover the neighbor islands by joining one of our Kite Safari tour.