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North Releases New Paris Board, Especially for Da Girls

North Kiteboarding introduces two female-specific boards designed to suit the needs of women. The Paris’ particularly soft flex matches the lower weight of female riders and facilitates smooth landings and controlled riding. A relatively narrow center provides enhanced control and ...

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Itunes Feed Fixed for Asnews.net Podcasts

The tech glitch but the Itunes feed for Asnews.net has now been fixed! The last three shows are now available, along with the other 50 podcast interviews! ASNews.net #53 – Peter Trow from Flexifoil Kiteboarding, October 12, 2006 ASNews.net #52 ...

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Flexifoil Lends a Hand to Red Bull Racing Formula One Team

The aerodynamics design manager at Red Bull Racing, Shaun Whitehead, happens to be an avid Flexifoil Sabre flyer. Shaun contacted Flexifoil’s R &D team earlier in the year to see if they could help him out with a small problem ...

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Keep an Eye on your Spreader Bar Welds!

These have been known to peel away over time and some sooner than others. Some advice during the purchase of a spreader bar, new or used is to thoroughly inspect the start and stop weld area on the plate (see ...

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NEW iKitesurf.com Wind Sensor at Fenway Park in Boston

  Something cool in the spirit of Fall and the baseball World Series/Playoffs: WeatherFlow (iKitesurf.com) has just installed a wind sensor atop the lights way above the green monster at Fenway Park in Boston! (Yes, they normally stick to the ...

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Jokers EX board with 3 fins

Raphaël Salles just released the Jokers EX for his brand RSC. The board has 3 fins instead of 2, which he says makes the board more maneuverable… As the site is in French he says: For the Jokers EX, I ...

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2007 Best Bar

    Best Kiteboarding has just released info on their all new and improved 2007 bar. Check out the info at http://www.kiteblogs.com/index.php?option=com_jd-wp&Itemid=26&p=1094

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Asnews.net Podcast #54: Ruben Lenten

THIS WEEK: Freshly recovered from an injury and back in the action again, this week’s guest on Asnews.net is Ruben Lenten. Host Ryan Riccitelli catches up with Ruben live from the Netherlands. Ruben shares with us news about Slingshot’s new ...

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Charlie Chaplain Goes Kiteboarding (Video)

Check out this video by Frenchman Antoine Auriol. Different and entertaining. Also, other more ‘core’ videos you’ll want to check out! http://www.antoineauriol.com/pages/video.html

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Flexifoil Team Rider Kirsty Jones Reports from the KPWT Wave Masters

Kirsty’s passion is wave riding and it shows! She recently claimed the KPWT Wave Masters (Portugal) title in the women’s division. Read her story here! http://www.kiteblogs.com/index.php?option=com_jd-wp&Itemid=26&p=1084 Source: kiteforum.com

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Liquid Force Havoc Video

Check out the new features and video for Liquid Force’s 07 Havoc SLE kite, which will be available at the end of this month! http://www.liquidforcekites.com/07/kites_havoc-mov.htm The Havoc is LF’s freestyle driven bridled supported kite. The Havoc’s design is based on ...

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Guess the Spot and Win Cool Prizes!

The Best Odyssey video gives you a glimpse of the places, people, and riding spots you might discover on their 5-year expedition in this video. Set to sail this winter on a tricked out 60 foot catamaran, modified specifically for ...

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Final Day PKRA World Team Cup Brazil

The conditions and wind were again ideal for the 5th and final day of the PKRA World Team Cup. Final team results are: 1. North Rebel Team – 5.4 pts 2. Best Pro Team – 6.7 pts 3. Best Dream ...

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Naish 07 Raven Giveaway

The winner will be randomly drawn November 3. Go to http://www.naish-email.com/raven2007Index.html to enter to win!

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Asnews.net Podcast #53: Flexifoil’s Peter Trow

THIS WEEK: With more demos, four new kites and two new boards coming down the line, Flexifoil’s got a lot to talk about. Join ASnews.net this week as we interview Peter Trow, currently up in Northern California hitting some waves ...

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