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Flexifoil Announces New Hadlow ID Kite

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Flexifoil is proud to announce today the next step in the HADLOW range. The HADLOW ID is the 2nd kite from Aaron Hadlow, offering all kitesurfers from intermediate through to pro a step into the world and style of HADLOW.

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PKRA Brazil: Brazilian Rippers Dominate the Trials

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The Kiteboarding World Tour started with Trials for the first day of competition in Barra Do Cunhau, Brazil. With ten Brazilian riders on form to enter the main event together with a lot of international riders, it promised to be a good day of action.

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Erin Swain: After Irene

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After the completely disappointing month of August (for wind and waves), the Outerbanks was met with hurricane Irene. Although she brought us a little much needed swell in the ocean, she destroyed many parts of Hatteras, Manteo, and sound-side residents and businesses.

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The Kiteboarder Magazine Vol. 8 No. 4 Now Available Online

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Volume 8, Number 4 is the fist issue of the new The Kiteboarder Magazine, the result of months spent rethinking what a kiteboarding magazine should look like.

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TKB at Surf Expo

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Watch the TKB Surf Expo 2011 Videos and be the first to learn about 2012 kiteboarding gear.

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VIDEO: 2011 AWSI Kiteboarder of the Year Damien LeRoy at Surf Expo

Damien LeRoy talks about winning the 2011 AWSI Kiteboarder of the Year Award at Surf Expo in Orlando.

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Help Victims of Domestic Violence Through Kiting

The Second Annual DREAM EXTREME will kick off on Saturday, September 17th with a day-long beachside bash, two-day female kiteboarding clinic and evening dinner party and auction, all benefiting victims of domestic violence.

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Best Team 2012 Video

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Check out the 2012 Team shoot from BEST Kiteboarding. Shot on location in Hatteras. Filmed and edited by Miguel Willis, rides and slides by the BEST Global and National teams.

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Return of the Best Kiteboarding RV Tour

Ever since the original RV went up in flames in 2007 there have been a constant stream of requests for us to put another RV tour together. "When will the RV be coming back?"

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VIDEO: TDZ: Small Day in Mex

Another amazing short video from the TDZ crew! Featuring riding by Ian Alldredge, Bear Karry, and Ted Lyons.

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Win a 2012 Naish Park

Naish is pleased to announce this year's Win a Kite Contest. The 2012 Naish Park is getting amazing reviews all over the world already. Now this contest, running from September 1st to October 1st, 2011, will give one lucky winner a new 2012 Park shipped right to their doorstep. Good luck!

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VIDEO: Cape Hatteras Irene Report

Hatteras Realty, one of the main sponsors of the now annual Hatteras KiteXpo has done an excellent job documenting the affects of Irene both right before and after the hurricane hit.

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Kitesurfing China: Report from the Binhai Weifang China International Kitesurfing Tournament

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The Binhai Weifang China 3rd International Kitesurfing Tournament was held in China’s Shandong province on Saturday. News from China is sometimes hard to come by, firsthand news on Chinese Kitesurfing takes some serious travel time, kooky crunchy food, and an immense amount of brain power used on translation.

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6 Tips to Make Your Kite Last Longer

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With over 10 years in the kite repair business, we at FixMyKite.com have seen it all. We’re often asked about what can be done to prolong the life of kites. With this in mind we’ve made a quick list below to help you keep your kite in your hands and not in ours!

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PKRA St. Peter Ording, Germany, Day 9: Finals: Zoon and Pulido are World Champions for 2011

By winning this event and the fifth one in a row, Youri Zoon takes home his first world champion title! Youri commented “I couldn’t be happier, it’s hard to believe, I’ve been fighting for so long now, I had my knee injuries that have held me back for a while but now, finally I got it! Super stoked!” The same thing happened in the girls with Gisela Pulido (ESP, Airush) taking her fourth PKRA World Title.

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