This pro surfer moved to the Dominican Republic and opened a kiteboarding resort

Kiteboarding is one of the Dominican Republic’s most popular activities.

Cameron DietrichBusiness InsiderCameron Dietrich

Pro surfer Cameron Dietrich moved to the country in 2011 to grow the sport. His resort, Kite Club Cabarete, trains tourists over the course of three days to become certified in kiteboarding.

Kite Beach CabareteBusiness InsiderKite Beach Cabarete

Before coming to the Caribbean island, Dietrich grew up surfing, and competed professionally in Hawaii.

Kites flyingBusiness InsiderKites on Cabarete Beach

His shop features kites he helped design. Travellers can get trained and certified for around $350.

Story and editing by Adam Banicki

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