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TKB Review: 2014 NORTH Jaime

TKB Review: 2014 NORTH Jaime

Testers praised the 2014 Jaime for its solid pop in big airs and its ability to blaze upwind and handle chop extremely well.

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TKB Review: 2014 RRD Bliss

TKB Review: 2014 RRD Bliss

Testers found the RRD Bliss user friendly with good pop and recommended this board as a fun freeride twintip for riders of all levels.

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TKB Review: 2014 RRD Style Biax

TKB Review: 2014 RRD Style Biax

We tested the Biax version of the RRD Style which uses prepregnated biaxial glass to achieve a lighter yet stronger freestyle oriented board.

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TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Glide

TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Glide

The 2014 Glide exceeded all our tester's expectations for freeriding in moderate and light wind conditions.

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TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Misfit

TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Misfit

Testers praised the Misfit for its ability to load up the wood core for impressive pop on huge boosting airs as well as the board’s fast feel and ability to rocket upwind.

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TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Vision

TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Vision

The 2014 Vision is built in the USA and features innovative bottom channels laser cut directly into the all wood core.

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TKB Review: 2014 XENON LaLuz

TKB Review: 2014 XENON LaLuz

Xenon's performance freestyle Twintip, LaLuz gets a new innovative construction for 2014 which makes it 15% lighter over last year's model!

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TKB Review: 2014 XENON Rayo

TKB Review: 2014 XENON Rayo

The 2014 Xenon Rayo features a new construction for this year with overall lighter feel and good all around freestyle performance.

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TKB Review: 2014 STAR Taina

TKB Review: 2014 STAR Taina

STAR Taina Sizes Available: 5.5, 7, 9, 10, 12, 14, 17m Sizes Tested: 9, 12m Star Says: The Taina is for riders who demand performance over the broadest range of conditions; however, due to its incredible turning speed, grunt, and ...

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TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT RPM

TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT RPM

The 2014 RPM is a medium to high aspect 3-strut that got our testers contact high over the kite’s precise steering response, solid power throughout the window and it’s ease of use for freestyle.

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TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Rally

TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Rally

The 2014 Rally is a medium aspect 5-strut kite that our testers praised for its medium bar pressure, impressive range with quick pivot style turns and above average hangtime.

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TKB Review: 2014 RRD Vision MKIII

TKB Review: 2014 RRD Vision MKIII

The Vision is a 3-strut medium to lower aspect kite with simple sewn in graphics and overall freeride performance our testers recommended for beginner and intermediate kiters.

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TKB Review: 2014 RRD Obsession MK VI

TKB Review: 2014 RRD Obsession MK VI

The Obsession is a 5-strut medium aspect kite with swept back wingtips that earned high praise from our testers.

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TKB Review: 2014 OZONE Edge

TKB Review: 2014 OZONE Edge

The Edge is a 5-strut kite that is most well known for its performance in kite racing yet its high aspect delta hybrid design doubles as a freeride upwind machine.

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TKB Review: 2014 OZONE Catalyst

TKB Review: 2014 OZONE Catalyst

The 2014 Catalyst is a 3-strut medium aspect kite that Ozone markets as a versatile performer for freeride, freestyle and surfing in the waves.

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