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TKB REVIEW: Patagonia R2 Front-Zip Wetsuit

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We've heard about the Patagonia wetsuits for quite some time and see a lot of them on the water in our area, so we were excited to receive a Patagonia R2 Front-Zip wetsuit to test for kitesurfing.

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Volume 9, Number 3

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The Fall 2012 issue of TKB features Rediscovering Baja, The Unexpected Honduras, and Kiteboarding Egypt

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VIDEO: Hidden Lines Chapter III

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Surrounded by naked girls they discover Nitro City, which proves to be the perfect ending to their trip with crazy stunts, perfect freestyle conditions, and poolside parties.

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VIDEO: Brandon Scheid in Brazil

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This was shot during Brandon's six-week trip to the sleepy town of Tiaba, Brazil. Filmed by James Boulding, Sam Medysky, and Daniel Koenig.

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TKB REVIEW: Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket

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Besides being amazingly lightweight and able to pack down into its own pocket for traveling or when hiking, I’ve found that the Patagonia Nano Puff is now my go-to jacket for a wide variety of conditions.

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VIDEO: LTD Euro Tour Portugal with Patrick Rebstock

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The search for waves begins in Portugal after a stunning drive from Austria. Starting in the Alps in a air cooled Porche Turbo.

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VIDEO: Shapes with Sam Light, Sam Medysky, Eric Rienstra, and Craig Cunningham

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Get a glimpse of the Brazil kiteboarding lifestyle with Sam Light, Sam Medysky, Eric Rienstra and Craig Cunningham.

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VIDEO: The Mauritius Episode

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Right after the KSP Mauritius the North Kiteboarding team took the chance to really enjoy Mauritius and managed to get some sick shots of barrels, huge walls, and also massive wipe outs.

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VIDEO: Hidden Lines Chapter II: The San Blas Islands

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After a lot of fun and epic kitesurfing action in Chapter I of Hidden Lines, Youri Zoon, Kevin Langeree, and Nick Jacobsen set out to travel the San Blas Islands.

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VIDEO: Wyoming Snowkiting

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Join Jason Slezak, Julien Filion, Fletchter Chouinard, and friends as they try to harness the winds in the Wyoming mountains.

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Lord of the Wind Kite Demo and La Ventana Kite Demo Week January 2013

Looking to upgrade your quiver in 2013? Want the opportunity to try as many brands as possible before you decide? If you're going to be in Baja in January, you're in luck!

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VIDEO: Hannah Whiteley Knows No Pain

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Join Hannah Whiteley as she explores Turkey.

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Lord of the Wind Adds Course Racing, Announces $10K in Prize Money

Lord of the Wind 2013 is rocking with registration growing daily. Due to demand, course racing has now been added to the event, adding an additional level of excitement.

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VIDEO: Colleen Carrol in Brazil

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Immediately after joining the North International and Ion teams, I headed down to Brazil this October to try out my new gear and explore the butter flat lagoons of the windy South American country.

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The Kiteboat Project

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Don Montague has a long history in kiteboarding and was one of the people involved in very early kite development. While still working at Naish as the head of R&D, he began to play with attaching kites to outrigger canoes and boats.

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