Kitesurfing harnesses


Kitesurf Harnesses

Here at S2AS kitesurf centre in Poole. We stock a wide range of kitesurfing harnesses from top brands including BrunottiDakine, and Mystic. All of these brands providing very high-quality harnesses that are sure to last you a few years to come. The harnesses that we stock contain loads of different features to make comfort and performance their highest importance. If you have any questions about the kitesurfing harnesses that we stock, don't hesitate to give us a call on 01202 738448

Embark on your kitesurfing adventures with confidence and comfort by choosing the right harness for your needs. At S2AS, the UK's premier kitesurf center, we offer a diverse selection of kitesurfing harnesses from top brands. Explore the key features, considerations, and our top recommendations to find the perfect harness for your kitesurfing endeavors.

Key Features of Kitesurfing Harnesses:

  1. Harness Types:

    • Kitesurfing harnesses come in various types, including waist harnesses, seat harnesses, and hybrid models. Each type caters to different riding styles and preferences, providing options for both comfort and performance.
  2. Comfortable Padding:

    • Quality harnesses feature ample padding in critical areas such as the back and waist. This padding enhances comfort during extended sessions and provides support while distributing load forces evenly.
  3. Adjustable Straps and Buckles:

    • Harnesses with adjustable straps and buckles offer a customizable fit. The ability to fine-tune the fit ensures that the harness stays securely in place while accommodating different body shapes and sizes.
  4. Spreader Bar Compatibility:

    • Consider the compatibility of the harness with different spreader bars. Some harnesses allow for interchangeable spreader bars, providing riders with the option to choose the most suitable bar for their style and preferences.

Considerations When Choosing Kitesurfing Harnesses:

  1. Riding Style:

    • Select a harness that aligns with your riding style. Waist harnesses are popular for freestyle and wave riding, while seat harnesses offer additional lower back support, making them suitable for longer sessions.
  2. Fit and Sizing:

    • Ensuring the right fit is crucial for comfort and performance. Consult the manufacturer's sizing chart and try on the harness to ensure a snug fit without sacrificing flexibility or restricting movement.
  3. Spreader Bar Options:

    • Different harnesses may come with various spreader bar options, including fixed, sliding, or even rope spreader bars. Consider the advantages and disadvantages of each type based on your riding preferences.

Our Top Kitesurfing Harness Brands:

  1. Mystic Majestic X Waist Harness:

    • The Mystic Majestic X Waist Harness is known for its lightweight design and superior support. With an anatomical backplate and memory foam padding, it offers exceptional comfort for riders seeking a high-performance waist harness.
  2. Ride Engine Elite Carbon Harness:

    • The Ride Engine Elite Carbon Harness stands out for its innovative hard-shell design and customized fit. The hard-shell construction provides optimal support, making it a favorite among riders who prioritize stability and control.


What is the difference between waist and seat harnesses?

Waist harnesses sit around the rider's waist, offering freedom of movement and are favored for freestyle and wave riding. Seat harnesses provide additional lower back support and are suitable for longer sessions or riders who prefer a more locked-in feel.

How do I know if a harness is the right size for me?

Refer to the manufacturer's sizing chart and try on the harness to ensure a snug fit without discomfort or restriction. The harness should stay securely in place during riding without riding up or shifting.

Can I use any spreader bar with my kitesurfing harness?

Many harnesses offer compatibility with different spreader bars. However, it's essential to check the manufacturer's recommendations to ensure that the chosen spreader bar is suitable for your specific harness model.

What features should I look for in a comfortable kitesurfing harness?

Comfortable harnesses typically feature ample padding in critical areas, adjustable straps and buckles for a customizable fit, and ergonomic designs that distribute load forces evenly across the body

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