For fans of surfing who want to get into kitesurfing as well, waveriding is the perfect option. As the name suggests, waveriding makes use of kitesurfing over choppy waves. This adds an intensity to the sport thatêll keep adrenaline-seekers very happy. This style of kitesurfing is unsurprisingly popular among surfers as many of the techniques are the same. On a basic level, waveriding only requires a standard surfboard and a power kite. Usually riders remove the foot straps from their surfboard which allows for more fluid turning and a smoother ride. .