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Race Board Photos from IKA Worlds

Take a sneak peak at the latest kiteboarding course racing boards from the 2010 World Championships.

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Canadian Laser Sailor Rescues Lost Kiteboarder in the Middle of the Night

A champion Laser sailor and Olympic hopeful who is also a third-class Merchant Marine officer put the knowledge he learned at Kings Point Merchant Marine Academy to good use in making a middle-of-the-night rescue of a kiteboarder in trouble offshore. ...

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2010 IKA World Kite Racing Championship: Final Day Wrap Up

Organizers and competitors gathered at McGee Beach in Corpus Christi, TX, for the final day of the 2010 IKA World Kite Racing Championship not knowing what to expect.

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2010 IKA World Kite Races: Day 3, No Wind

Corpus Christi, TX, is known as one of the most consistently windy spots in the USA but for Day 3 of the IKA Kite Course Racing Championship, did not deliver.

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2010 IKA World Kite Races: Day 2

Today was a completely different day for the 34 racers from 14 countries participating in the 2010 IKA World Kite Racing Championship.

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2010 IKA World Championship: Day 1

Corpus Christi showed its classic windy side today, with wind speeds ranging from 17-32 knots. The entire fleet was challenged constantly as conditions were extreme.

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The Power of the People: Kitesurfers Win Petition Against New Air France/KLM Baggage Fees

Thanks in large part to F.One team rider and World Speed Record Holder Alex Caizergues, kitesurfing gear will soon be treated as regular baggage on Air France/KLM.

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2010 IKA World Kite Racing Championship: Most of European Riders Made It!

Things are shaping up for the start of the 2010 IKA World Racing Championship in Corpus Christi, TX, April 22-25.

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Cabrinha Sponsors First Wakeskate Kiter

Cabrinha and Jason Stone are proud to announce their sponsor partnership in wake skate development.  Cabrinha will be giving Jason, one of the premiere wakeskate kiters, free reign to test and design the next level of Cabrinha wakeskate equipment including ...

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The Kiteboarder April issue Now at Shops, Feb Online Issue Now Available

The April issue of The Kiteboarder Magazine is now available at your local shop, instructor, or by subscription.

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Pismo Beach KiteXpo Exhbitor Layout, Winemaker Dinner and Updates as of 3/15

The forecast is looking great for the 8th Annual Pismo Beach Kite and SUP Expo March 19-21, 2010. For the exhibitor layout, click on PBExpo_Exhibitor_Layout_vendor2010_public UPDATES AS OF 3/15/2010: Thanks to our Bronze Level Sponsors: Keep yourself fueled with Monster ...

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Strapless, Advanced Surf and Racing Clinics at Pismo Kite/SUP Expo: RSVP for Wilson Clinic!

The forecast looks great for this weekend! On top of 22 companies exhibiting and offering demos of their 2010 gear and accessories, we have some excellent clinics to help you step up your game in racing, strapless riding and surf.

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Free 3-Day Maui Women’s Riding Clinic with Kristin Boese!

Event: KB4girls Maui 2010 Place: Action Beach, Kahului Maui/HI Date: April 9th to 10th, 2010 Available slots: 20 (sorry, the spot is not the easiest one and we can not accomodate more than 20 girls in this event) Registration fee: ...

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Monster Energy Sponsors Collegiate Kiteboarding Club BBQ at Pismo Expo

Thanks to Monster Energy for stepping it up even further for the Pismo Beach Kite and SUP Expo March 19-21. Besides being the drink sponsor for the event providing tons of Monster Energy to keep you going, Monster is also ...

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Liquid Force Launches Pure Fun Tour

Liquid Force Kiteboarding is coming to a beach near you! Join the Liquid Force “Pure Fun For Everyone” Demo Tour 2010 and experience the LF 2010 equipment on your favourite beach! Now is the chance to test the 2010 Envy, ...

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