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Asnews Interviews Board Shaper Dereck Camacho

This Week: Dereck Camacho was born in Trinidad, grew up and Singapore and Hawaii, and lived in Antigua and Barbados before finally settling down in Florida. He is the founder of Kitescoop.com and started shaping surf and windsurf boards in ...

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US Wind and Water Open Wrap Up

McGee Beach is the perfect site for an event with a huge beach, built-in bleachers, and within walking distance of downtown.  Over 40 kiteboarders from the US, Canada, South Africa, Europe and Mexico turned out for the annual US Wind & ...

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Live Webcasting from US Wind & Water Open Starts Friday!

ASnews.net and The Kiteboarder Magazine will be webcasting LIVE from the US Wind & Water Open (formerly The Velocity Games) May 11, 12 and 13, wind and internet connection cooperating! Check out the live action and interviews anytime after 12noon ...

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Velocity Games now US Wind & Water Open, Other Updates

 FYI, the name of the event has changed from the Velocity Games to the US Wind & Water Open. Here are some other updates: Podcast and live webcasting: May 10 we will podcast from the event opening night mixer and ...

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Asnews Interviews Eclipse Kiteboarding This Thursday

This Week: Just six months ago, pro-rider Dimitri Maramenidis took many of us by surprise and launched Eclipse Kiteboarding. Together with his partner Chris Cousins, the two have been busy setting up their network and getting Eclipse kites into the ...

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ASnews Podcast: The Resurrection of F.One in the US

This Week: ASNews.net interviews guests Nico Ostermann and Bruce Johnson, the new US distributors for F.One. F.one was one of the original kiteteboarding companies, founded by French waterman Raphael Salles in 1996. 100% dedicated to kiteboarding, the company has enjoyed ...

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ASnews this week: Kiteboarding in the Olympics?

This Week: Kite Course Racing continues to grow in popularity as the Cabrinha Race series gears up to begin their season, and The Velocity Games hosts the competition format for the first time this May. Race Series Organizer John Games ...

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Velocity Games $15K Purse: Calling All Riders!

Whether you are a pro, amateur or everyday Joe/Jane kiteboarder, this year’s Velocity Games in Corpus Christi, Texas, offers something for everybody. Scheduled for May 11-13, 2007, the games are offering riders the chance to win a piece of the ...

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The Kiteboarder April07 Issue Now ONLINE

The latest edition of The Kiteboarder is now available online. CLICK HERE to access the download center. Be sure to check out the video link trailer for the new DVD, Testimony III: Taking Davenport, a unqiue documentary type film about the growing divide ...

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Asnews Catches Up with The Best Odyssey-Heaven on Earth

This Week: Gavin joins Asnews.net to share with us the highlights of the places they have discovered so far, and to give us a taste of what is yet to come.What began as a dream two years ago, became a ...

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Windsurfers, Kiters and the Port of Hood River Coordinate for Shared Access

In light of the enlarged sandbar and expected congestion at the Event Site, this year, representatives from various key groups have worked out a viable solution for shared access along the Hood River Waterfront. Though the new real-estate is property ...

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Asnews Interviews Best on New Yarga: Listen and Win a Kite!

This Week: Managing director of kite design and R&D Peter Stiewe joins ASnews.net this week from Best’s new testing facility in Western Oz. Peter has been designing traction, LEI and windsurfing sails for more than 10 years. He will be ...

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ASnews.net Interviews Special Guest This Week

Dave pre-kiteboarding…. THIS WEEK: Dave Loop has come a long way since his days with the band Screams of Pain. An avid windsurfer, Dave landed his dream job with Naish in 1997, first repping the company’s windsurf line, then their ...

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PKRA World Speed Cup 2007

  Right after Leucate’s Mondial du Vent event, Port St Louis du Rhône will host the firsts tep of the PKRA Kite World Speed Cup from April 11-17. After that, speed trials will be held in Fuertaventura, followed by Nambia and ...

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Niccolo Porcella Promo Clip

If you are new to kiteboarding, you may not have heard of Niccolo but for others, he was one of the hot groms from Maui just a few years back. Niccolo is sponsored by Takoon. Check out his promo clip ...

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