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NEW BRIDGE OF THE GODS FORMAT A BIG SUCCESS

The 13th Annual Bridge of the Gods event kicked off this past weekend with a new twist. Known as the event that has launched the pro careers of many riders, this year organizers divided the event into two weekends and tested a new format.

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VIDEO: 2012 Ro-Sham Recap

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Here's the 2012 Ro-Sham Throwdown video. Check it out!

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VIDEO: LTD feat. Hood Kush with Eric Rienstra

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LTD visited Hood River to capture one of the most progressive and mental shredders out there. Eric Rienstra AKA The Predator shows us what the hood life is all about.

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2013 Slingshot Tyrant WVX and EPX Kite Surfboard Review

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While in Hood River, Slingshot handed us two brand new 2013 Tyrant surfboards to test. Both boards share the exact same shape, but differences between how the boards ride were very noticeable.

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VIDEO: Dimitri Maramenides in Epic Attack Part 3

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If you enjoyed Epic Attack Parts 1 and 2, then you are going to enjoy this new video from Epic Kites and Dimitri Maramenides.

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John and Erika Heineken Win North American Kite Course Racing Championship

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John Heineken and his sister Erika (both USA, Ozone/Mikes Lab) have taken the 2012 North American Course Racing Championship titles after 12 races.

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2012 Ro-Sham Throwdown Final Report

2012 Ro Sham Throwdown Winner Sam Light. Photo Paul Lang

Bringing the world’s first-ever kiteboarding slopestyle contest to a close, yesterday concluded the third annual Ro Sham Throwdown, a week-long international pro-am event set in Hood River’s world-class terrain park.

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VIDEO: Keahi de Aboitiz – Hawaii Sessions

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This year I spent a fair bit of time in Hawaii and its fair to say I scored some epic days.

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Ro-Sham Qualifiers Wrap Up, Men’s Semi Finals and Finals Today

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While day five of the 2012 Ro Sham Throwdown started off with super light winds, conditions improved greatly by early Friday afternoon and Heat 3 Round 2 kicked off in Hood River’s world-renowned terrain park.

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VIDEO: Make My Day Episode 4 with Jeremie Eloy

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Brittany is the western part of France. All the storms from the Atlantic come right to this wild stretches of rocky coves and exposed beaches. Brittany is full of Myths and legends, and here is one that came out of a storm.

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Ro-Sham Throwdown Day 4: Women’s Finals and Men’s Qualifiers.

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As the wind filled in through the Columbia River Gorge early yesterday afternoon, the Women’s Finals of the 2012 Ro Sham Throwdown resumed.

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Slingshot Announces the 2013 Rally

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This 4-line crossover kite has been completely re-engineered and features new Connect Forward attachment points, Reflex Wingtip technology, and a new bridle configuration all bundled into a surf tough construction with a reinforced trailing edge.

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VIDEO: Annabel van Westerop and Brandon Bowe in Honduras

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This video shows my teammate Brandon Bowe and myself, how we spent our week in this little piece of paradise, which is also (when it's windy..!) a great kiteboarding destination!

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Big Winds for the 2012 Ro-Sham

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Day three of the world’s first slopestyle kiteboarding contest received excellent conditions, perfect for women’s finals and the first round of men’s qualifiers.

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VIDEO: Reno in Rio Part 3

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Even after traveling all over the world as a professional kiteboarder, Reno still finds this spot the best in the world.

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