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Sean Farley and Steph Bridge take 2009 Kiteboarding Course Racing World Championship Title in San Francisco

After seven qualification rounds, six championship races and a final medal race, Sean Farley (MEX, North) and Steph Bridge (GBR, North) took victory at the 2009 kiteracing world championships, held at the St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco. A ...

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Slingshot Shades Party!!!

Alright so its that time of year again when the surfers, wakeboarders, skateboarders, and kiteboarders alike swarm upon Orlando to the world renowned SURF EXPO. A place where girls show off bikinis, skatebaorders shred the half pipe, and all companies ...

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Meet Jimmy Lewis! Paddle Up Cocktail Party in Miami

The Standard Hotel in the Venetian Isles of Miami Beach is welcoming Jimmy Lewis to Miami and hosting a Cocktail Party on their pool side, bay side sunset lounge. You and all your friends are invited to arrive by car, ...

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Sean Farley is leading the 2009 Kite Racing in San Francisco

Photo courtesy Gabe Brown The race office mixed the fleets up a bit today keeping number 1 and 2 from each fleet and adding 3 and 4 from the other fleet. Racers were placed within their fleets moving down the ...

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A Report From Day One Of The Kiteboard Course Racing World Championship

It’s a perfectly clear day at Crissy Field and the San Francisco bay glows a Mediterranean teal. Suddenly, dozens of huge kites — more like mini-parachutes — lift up in the sky. Just as many wetsuit-clad athletes run down the ...

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World Championships of Kitesurfing Course Racing

Tuesday, August 4th – August 8th San Francisco California The San Francisco Bay is one of the most consistent wind playgrounds in the world. Even underneath a heavy blanket of fog, the wind will crank every day from March until ...

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Jesse Richman and Kirsty Jones win the Wave title of the 2009 KPWT Portugal in Santa Cruz

Welcome to the final day of the KPWT Santa Cruz Wave Masters 2009! The wind arrived as promised and the double elimination started again at 13h30! The wind speed was up to 14 knots and the wave swell peaked at ...

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GET ON THE FASTRACK TO SURF WITH SLINGSHOT!

THIS JUST IN!!! Check out Slinghot’s new secret weapon! Watch the TKB Videocast with John Omohundro of AVISO on Slingshots new 2010 surfboard for kiteboarding. Check out more info at: SlingshotSports.com AvisoSurf.com

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Palmolive For Men Kitesurf World Cup 2009 Wrap-Up

Germany 2009 Day 9 Aug-04-2009 St. Peter-Ording, Germany, August 2 – An enormous crowd gathered at the event site during the final day of the Palmolive for Men Kitesurf World Cup 2009 which was made possible through the sponsorship of ...

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Germany 2009 Day 8

Course Racing Results Men: 1. Bruno Sroka (Cabrinha, FRA) – 7.6 points 2. Olivier Dansin (North, FRA) – 20.7 points 3. Dirk Hanel (North, GER) – 20.9 points Women: 1. Steph Bridge (North, GRB) – 7.6 points 2. Kristin Boese ...

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NAISH SUP and Paddle Board Race, Santa Barbara, California

Naish International is pleased to announce a Naish Stand-up paddleboard race on August 1st in Santa Barbara, California. This event runs 11 miles, starting at Goleta Beach (with the option of a shorter (3.5 mile) run that starts at Ledbetter ...

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TEAM NAISH WELCOMES PAUL JACKSON

Aussie ripper Paul Jackson has joined our SUP team. If you have not yet heard of him, you will soon – Paul has an extensive track record that includes the Australian Wave Riding title for kiteboarding, 1st Bowen Classic and ...

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Kevin Langeree and Joanna Litwin win PKRA Kitesurf World Cup in Skt. Peter-Ording

St. Peter-Ording, Germany, July 30 – You don’t need a weatherman to determine wind strength and direction, all you have to do is lick a finger, hold it in the air and see which side dries first. This was exactly ...

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Caution Kites and Kitecycle Team Up to Offer HUGE Discounts

In an effort to keep kiteboarding eco-friendly, Kitecycle was founded on the mission to save our environment while offering quality products. “We strongly believe that the solutions to our environmental problems start with creative problem solving at the local level. ...

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Germany 2009 Day 4

St. Peter-Ording, Germany, July 28 –What else can bring a tinge of sun and heat into the moderately cool and sometimes rain-soaked competition area of the German Tour stop? Three scorching races participated in by some of the best kiteboard ...

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