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Ribeiro, “Twiggy” Baker, de Aboitiz, Lago, Bichler and Schiebevaag Earn 2012 KSP Wild Card Slots

The KSP is pleased to announce their wildcard picks for the 2012 KSP Tour Season as well as the addition of the latest supporting industry member, Cabrinha Kites.

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Behind the Scenes with the Company that Brings You All Your Wind Info

If you have ever wondered what happens inside WeatherFlow aka ikitesurf, iwindsurf, and windalert.com, the company that brings you all your wind information, you will like this video from forecaster Mike Godsey.

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Pismo KiteXpo April 13-15: Vendors, prizes, winemaker dinner April 12

Spring is here and that means the wind is on, the sun is shining, and it's time for the annual Pismo Beach KiteXpo in California!

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Erin Swain: La Parguera Session

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Since my last post, I've had a few sessions at Shacks and Montones. I have been doing okay, but not really progressing. I realized that the deep ocean at Montones and shallow reef at Shacks were making me nervous and keeping me from working on anything that would make me lose my board.

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Learning to Ride a Race Board: First Two Days

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I know a lot of other riders look at racing with at least a little bit of interest, so I've decided to write about my experiences as I learn to ride these wild course boards.

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Maui Mike Joins Airush Kiteboarding

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Mike Lujan has been a fixture in the kiteboarding community at Sherman Island, CA since 2000. Over the years he has earned the nickname “Maui Mike” due to his overwhelming aloha spirit and his frequent trips to the island.

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Find the Best Parts of Your Video with Highlight Hunter

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Highlight Hunter (www.highlighthunter.com) is a new free app for Mac and PC that reduces video editing time from hours to minutes.

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VIDEO: Alex Pastor in Suit Days – The Alt. Edit

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I usually travel somewhere warm during the off season but after so many years traveling non stop I decided I would give my homespot a try so I could spend some time at home and enjoy it. I was really surprised with how good the conditions were. This was definitely a really good choice.

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2012 Wainman Hawaii Rabbit Gang 2.0 Kiteboarding Kite Review

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The Kiteboarder's video review of the 2012 Wainman Hawaii Rabbit Gang 2.0 kite. For the complete review (including comments directly from our testers) on this and 52 more 2012 kiteboarding kites and boards, download the TKB 2012 Freeride Gear Review in the TKB Store.

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The Kiteboarder Vol. 8, No. 5 Now Online for Free

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Volume 8, Number 5 of The Kiteboarder Magazine (Winter 2011/2012) is now available to read in its entirety online for free.

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Volume 8, Number 5

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*One Day in the Alaska Backcountry *The Central California Coast *Across the African Desert *Bali Bagus! Bali Bagus!

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ISAF Kiteboarding Olympic Trials Wrap Up from Damien LeRoy

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Damien LeRoy just returned from the ISAF Olympic Trials in Spain and here's what he had to say.

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2012 Star Taina Kiteboarding Kite Review

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The Kiteboarder's video review of the 2012 Star Taina kite. For the complete review (including comments directly from our testers) on this and 52 more 2012 kiteboarding kites and boards, download the TKB 2012 Freeride Gear Review in the TKB Store.

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TKB Review: Dynabar V7 Sliding Spreader Bar

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The Dynabar V7 Sliding Spreader Bar is a very unique piece of gear to add to your harness. It replaces your standard spreader bar with one that slides from side to side.

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2012 Slingshot Rally Kiteboarding Kite Review

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The Kiteboarder's video review of the 2012 Slingshot Rally kite. For the complete review (including comments directly from our testers) on this and 52 more 2012 kiteboarding kites and boards, download the TKB 2012 Freeride Gear Review in the TKB Store.

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