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Welcome to MANTA Wind & Water Sports:

San Diego’s #1 Kiteboard, Landboard, and Kitesurf Training Center.

Whether you are a total beginner or just want to take your Kiteboarding skills to the next level, our Private and Group Kiteboarding lesson programs are designed to fit your individual goals, budget and comfort level.

We specialize in teaching you how to be independent and self sufficient, so you can get going on your own, quicker, and more safely.  We tailor our lessons towards the strengths, goals and styles of our male or female students.  Because of this, our students become confident, skilled and safe kite boarders up to 40 times faster.

We are Southern California’s first Kiteboarding School.  Since 1999, Manta has safely taught thousands of lessons to Men, Women, and Children ages 12 years and up. We teach you to ride a kiteboard in the warm calm waters of Mission Bay in San Diego, California.  We have maintained a 100% safety record the entire time. Our students become great examples of safe, courteous, and skilled kite boarders, in less time and with more enjoyment.

Our IKO and PASA Certified and experienced Instructors are the real deal!  You get the most experienced, certified, and insured, kiteboarding instructor, with no less than 14 years kiteboard teaching experience, and a 100% safety record. Manta Wind & Water Sports created the proven, Performance-Based, teaching methods that get you kiteboarding quickly and safely.

MANTA uses the latest 2014 model Kiteboarding equipment by Liquid Force. All kiteboarding and safety equipment is provided during the lesson. Yes, we even provide a wet suit if you require one.

Our Lesson programs have consistently received the highest ratings for Student Enjoyment, Exceptional Performance, Safety and Professionalism.  See why Manta, is the name for kiteboarding, kitesurfing, and landboarding.

Our water skills training is the best in the world. We take pride in showing you how to be independent and self sufficient, on and off the water.  We specialize in teaching you quickest and safest way to ride, and keep yourself riding … even in light wind.

Manta is an authorized dealer of Kiteboard gear. We offer great deals on kiteboarding, kitesurfing and landboarding, equipment, gear packages, and accessories, to get you going before and after your lesson. We select the finest quality  kites, boards, harnesses and travel bags that money can buy. We want you to get the right stuff on the first try and become the kiteboarder you desire, quicker, more safely and with less overall costs.

Manta is now offering kite vacations and adventure travel. We have teamed up with “Outdoor Travel Adventures”, to connect you with the best kite destinations and vacations. Access group and individual travel options throughout the year.

Student Safety and Satisfaction are what have made Manta #1 in Kiteboarding throughout California and the West Coast.

Thank you for choosing Manta Wind & Water Sports for your Kiteboard lesson and Equipment needs.

Kiteboarding Services:

Whether you are just visiting or you reside in the Southern California area, we are pleased to offer you the following Kiteboarding Lessons, Products and Services.

Manta Wind & Water Sports offers IKO and PASA certified and Insured kite board, kite surf, Land board and Power kite instruction. We are committed to safe and responsible kiteboarding.   858-610-6000



 Thank you for choosing MANTA.