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ASNews videocast: Jeff Tobias introduces Vari Kites

Podcast #146: This week, host Ryan Riccitelli of The Kiteboarder Magazine and ASNews.net, will be interviewing Jeff Tobias of Vari Kites, LIVE in a videocast interview from Maui. Jeff will be introducing Vari Kite’s first production kite, the Condor One, ...

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Flyboards 2009 Board Lineup!

The FLYBOARDS have already created quite a stir online and celebrated their world premier in January at the BOOT water sports exposition in Düsseldorf. The feedback is stunning. Shipment will begin very soon. As usual, the demand in the first ...

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Vari Kites to launch at Pismo, Pivec clinic, raffle update and more!

March 5 updates: Vari Kites to launch at Pismo KiteXpo: Come check out new Condor kites! Felix Pivec to conduct strapless wave clinic (beach clinic only). 1p under big tent Sat, possibly Sun (TBD) Confirmed participants kite:  Advance, Best, Cabrinha, ...

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2009 LA VENTANA CLASSIC and KiteXpo

To see photos of this years event Click Here! All Photos were taken by Dallas McMahon LV CLASSIC CROSSING WINNERS – top 20 men and 8 women qualified for course racing finals. Means Division (kite unless noted) 1.Macrae Wylde– Windsurfer ...

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The Kiteboarder February09 Issue Now Online!

The February09 issue of The Kiteboarder Magazine is now available online at www.thekiteboarder.com Download the magazine for free and be sure to click on the icons for direct links to the newest videos, product information, podcast interviews, consumer reviews/feedback and ...

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North American Course Racing Continentals and US Nationals dates set

  ‘kiteboarding’    KPWT/ Carlos Delicado © The dates for the 2009 United States Wind & Water Open (WW09) have been set, and not only has the event expanded in length, it’s expanded in stature. This year’s event will be ...

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Pismo Beach Kitexpo Mar 28, 29: $ for old gear, SUP and more!

  Spring is around the corner and that means wind, sun and swell for California kitesurfers! Come join the fun as kitesurfers from around the state converge in Pismo Beach, CA, for the annual Pismo Beach KiteXpo sponsored by Xtreme ...

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TKB Podcast: Ask the Designer About the Best Kahoona!

PODCAST #140: Joining us from South Africa, our guest on this week’s The Kiteboarder Magazine and ASNews.net podcast is Peter Stiewe from Best Kiteboarding. With Best since the beginning, Peter’s newest creation is the 2009 Kahoona, a delta/hybrid kite.Now’s your ...

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Why Kiteboarding is Classified as an Extreme Sport

An Ottertail man, Mark Johnson, who was severely injured in a kite boarding accident Saturday afternoon on Otter Tail Lake, is recovering after being taken by ambulance to the Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) in Minneapolis. Johnson, 55, suffered a ...

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ASNews Live Podcast Th: Slingshot RPM, New DD2 Bar and more!

Podcast #139: This week, our special guest on The Kiteboarder Magazine and ASNews.net podcast is Slingshot co-founder and chief kite designer, Tony Logosz. Tony will be joining host Ryan Riccitelli live this Thursday evening to talk about Slingshot’s new RPM ...

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PKRA will have a 2009 World Tour schedule

The PKRA 2009 World Tour Schedule will be published on February 10th. The information has been confirmed in the Professional Kiteboard Riders Association website. Which means that the kiteboarding scene will still have two world circuits – PKRA and KPWT ...

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ASNews podcast: F-one’s Delta patent, Firewire deal and 2009 Line Up

Podcast #138: This week, our guest on the ASNews.net and The Kiteboarder podcast is kiteboarding pioneer and the founder of F-One, Raphael Salles. A former pro windsurfer, Raphael saw the light when kiteboarding was in its infancy and started one ...

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Win A Best Kahoona: ‘Spreading The Love’ competition

The only thing we love more than riding new kites at Best Kiteboarding is ‘prize giveaways’. With the new Kahoona due to land at the start of March we thought we’d offer a few lucky riders the chance to win ...

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Ventana event update: OR/Royal board prizes, clinics & more!

image by Jim Stringfellow LA VENTANA CLASSIC AND KITEXPO UPDATE 1/15: We are pleased to annouce that more prizes have been added to the Treasure Hunt and Raffle! Ocean Rodeo Mako 140 x 140 Liquid Force Twin tip TBD Caution ...

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Kite surfing contest set for Morecambe

Darren Hargreaves kite surfing on Morecambe Bay. MORECAMBE could be an ideal venue for a national kite surfing festival, according to local members of the British Kite Surfing Association. The waters off The Battery in Morecambe often provide the perfect ...

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