IJmuiden kitesurfing spot

IJmuiden is one of the top kitesurfing spots in Netherlands. This spot has up to 4 predominant winds from North, South, South-West and North-West.

You can get the most out of this location if you travel from March to October when the winds are ideal for kitesurfing. During high season, this location can get very crowded.

Water might be a bit choppy at times. Practising your first waterstarts under these conditions might not be the best and most effective way of progressing, making things much more challenging for you. Get in touch with your local school to know whether these conditions might be suitable to you.

Wind forecast in IJmuiden

Information for beginners

Historic wind data in IJmuiden