Kitesurfing is an adventurous water sport that needs proper guidance and training before someone gets out in the water. Just like any other sport, it requires practice gear and a set of equipment. Most practitioners begin by joining a kitesurfing school to learn the techniques from experienced trainers. Without training and gear, it is not recommended to try kitesurfing and similar extreme sports. Self-training is possible but it is not the best idea if you consider trying this sport within the first few weeks of getting started. And if you are conscious to know whether anyone has died from kitesurfing, here is an answer.