The beaches in Northern Ireland are relatively unused and therefore offer an excellent location for this sport. Limavady Borough Council actively promote kite sports on Benone Beach although there are restrictions in the summer months. Organized racing takes place over the winter.
The most popular kite buggy & landboard locations in Northern Ireland are Benone Beach in County Londonderry and Tyrella Beach & Murlough Beach in County Down.
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Benone Beach is seven miles long with golden sand and is suitable for Northerly winds.
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Murlough Beach near Newcastle. Approximately 3 miles long with golden sand. Perfect in an easterly wind.
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Tyrella beach is also popular but has darker sand and tends to stay wetter than other locations. Great in a south easterly wind