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Kenya Diani Cup Kitesurfing Competition, December 28-29, 2011

The 2011 Diani Kitesurfing Competition or Kenya Cup is the final stop for all competitive riders in Kenya. Run alongside the Che Shale Kite Masters Event which is hosted in August, is allows those that have been riding a chance to hold down the Kenya Cup Title and also provides the necessary experience and confidence for anyone with some talent and motivation to make the step up into the International Kite Surfing Competition scene.

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VIDEO: LTD: Bareback

LTD gets on a plane and explores around Indonesia to find surf, wind, pretty girls, awesome food, and a laid back good time.

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VIDEO: LTD Featuring Ian Alldredge

Ian Alldredge continues dominating the Central California coast in this short video from LTD and TDZ.

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Going to La Ventana? DownWinderInn Now Has Two Free Trucks for Guests, $50 Recession Buster Deal and Free Daily Downwind Shuttle

DownWinderInn in La Ventana now offers guests free access to (2) trucks with secure beds for your gear

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2012 TKB Buyer’s Guide: 126 Pages on the Latest Kiteboarding Gear from 19 Brands

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We sat down with representatives from the different kiteboarding brands and we asked the questions you wanted to know the answers to! This electronic magazine is full of links to videos, product information pages, 2012 catalogs, and more.

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VIDEO: Youri Zoon’s World Champion Season

Watch a video recap of Youri Zoon's 2011 PKRA season, leading to his first World Championship Title.

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2011 North American Speed Sailing Invitational Results

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The 2011 North American Speed Sailing Invitational comes to a close with 12 races completed. Racing occurred on almost everyday of the event and this was the first ever speed event to have port tack races.

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VIDEO: KSP Peru Wrap Up

Following four days of marginal wind and waves, the action kicked off on October 23 — mid-way through the 10-day holding period. As the surf began firing at four- to seven-feet, 24 men and 12 women from 15 different countries duked it out over the following three days for the coveted tour stop title.

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Erin Swain: Lost Board

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The last time I kited, I started to realize that I needed a smaller board. I finally decided to buy a used one, and Dimitiri Maramenides happened to have one great for me. It was 129 cm long which was perfect for me. I was stoked. Not only did I grab the board just in time for a session, but Dimitri had a 10M screamer for me to demo.

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Marketing Survey: Win a Brand New 2012 Core Riot XR2 Kite for Your Help!

Help Core and you could win a brand new 2012 kite! Here’s what Core has to say about their next gen XR2: The XR2 is the new generation of the legendary Riot XR Crossride kite and comes with significant changes. ...

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VIDEO: F-One Releases ANTANDROY: People from the Thorns

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F-ONE's new movie shot on RED in Magadascar last summer. Antandroy is the combination of kitesurfing, surfing, and SUP in one of the most remote spots on the planet and features an amazing encounter between two peoples.

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KSP Peru Day 7: Final Results from Pacasmayo!

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Bringing the second stop of the World Championship Kite Surfing Tour to a close, day seven of the 10-day holding period delivered another dose of world-class conditions and next-level action. Throughout the final 12 heats, competitors rode once again predominantly strapless, drawing lines comparable to high-level surfing.

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KSP Peru Day 6: More Heats Held in Great Conditions

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Amidst another day of prime wind and waves in Northern Peru, contest directors made excellent use of the epic conditions at the main staging area at El Faro (the lighthouse), completing 18 heats, making it all the way up to the Quarter Finals. As head-high sets wrapped around the point all day, once again, riders predominantly kite surfed unstrapped.

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F-One Announces Recall of the Release Handle on their 2011 Airlite Bar

During our ongoing product quality monitoring applied to retailed items, we have noted that some Release handle of Bandit 4, in very limited quantity could present a conformity fault.

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KSP Peru Day 5: The Competition Gets Underway in Great Conditions

After four days of waiting for solid conditions to arrive in Northern Peru, the Pacasmayo Kite Surf Pro finally got underway late this morning. Running nearly until sundown in the 15- to 20-knot winds and five- to seven-foot waves (faces), Men’s and Women’s Round 1, and Men’s Round 2 were completed at the second KSP World Championship Kite Surfing Tour stop.

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