Kitesurfing, also referred to as kiteboarding, is a water-based sport that comes under the ‘extreme’ category. In this sport, the kite channelizes the force of the wind and a big power kite to move across a water body. It has elements of different outdoor sports like paragliding, wakeboarding, skateboarding, surfing, snowboarding and windsurfing. Apart from being touted as one of the least expensive sailing sports, kiteboarding is also said to be quite dangerous. So, is kitesurfing a dangerous sport?