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Kite Adventures in Thailand: Trip Report and Tours

2007 DATES:10-Day Tours Jan 7-16 Jan 21-30 Feb 4-13 Feb 18-27 Kite Adventures Thailand incorporates both the city and beach so you truly get the complete Thai experience. The tour is geared for beginner/intermediate kiters who want to improve their ...

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Naish Torch 07: Product Test

Our affiliate Flysurf.com works with a group of independent testers for their opinions on new gear. The translation from French to English is sometimes spotty, but you can glean some good information from them. Here, 3 testers give their opinions ...

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Portugal Wind and Waves

Ricardo Riviera and Colleen Ordonez are two professionnal phtographer working for RC Pictures. They introduce their gallery of incredible images of the water, waves, and kiting at the recent KPWT comp in Portugal. check http://www.rc-pictures.com/ source: flysurf.com

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Flexifoil’s New Hybrid: The Atom

Born from the Ion, the Atom is the new hybrid water kite from Flexifoil. Flexi asked their customers and retailers what they wanted from a kite that would satisfy competent kitesurfers and would also suit riders making the transition from ...

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5th Line Nightmare: Learn from this rider!

Paul from the bayarekiteboarding.com forum posted a great report on a 5th line nightmare we could all learn from. Basically, the moral of the story is to payclose attention to how wound your 5th line is around your center lines ...

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Oregon Coast Riding Guide

I’ve been living in the Gorge for the summer but have been traveling to the coast a lot this last month. The Oregon coast offers great wave riding conditions and miles of sandy beaches, great for downwinders. Camping facilities are ...

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New Light Wind Board from Naish

New in the Naish 2007 board range, the Naish Custom Wide : 139cm/ 46.5cm. The width allows you to plane very early and goes upwind easily. Its rocker makes it faster but smooth, and easy to control as the wind ...

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KPWT Wave Masters Portugal Kicks off September 9, 2006

The beautiful spot of Guincho, Portugal, is set to host – from the 4th ( registration) to the 10th of September, the Guincho Wave Masters World Cup, an event co-organized with partner Realizar. Following the first stage in Essaouira, Morocco, ...

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PKRA Canada Day 5: Illes de Madelleine

Day five of the Iles de la Madeleine Kiteboarding World Cup 2006 got off to a promising start at 8am with riders taking to the water for continued action of kite course racing. Temperatures were higher, the sun was steady ...

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Travel Advisories for Domestic/Int’l US and Great Britain

Written by Karen Beber Futernick, ozonetravel.com If you’re considering travel to the US, within the US, from the US internationally or within Britain or from Britain internationally, please be aware of the current restrictions regarding airport security and carry-on baggage. ...

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