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Unsung Hero: Inventor of the Wetsuit

Courtesy of NWKite.com from Wall Street Journal: HUGH BRADNER (1915 – 2008) Physicist Didn’t Profit From Wet Suit, But He Didn’t Mind Much By STEPHEN MILLER May 17, 2008; Page A8 It was Hugh Bradner’s great insight that keeping warm ...

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Extreme Elements: Kite Punks

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ASNews this week: Starkites’ Eric Beaudonnat

This Week: New on the scene in 2006, Starkites is in its third year of business and third generation of kite design with its newly released SBow08. Our special guest on this week’s ASNews.net and The Kiteboarder Magazine podcast is ...

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Cabrinha Catalyst Available Online…Free!

The Cabrinha movie, Catalyst, is now available online. Cruise to the Cabrinha website to download the movie or watch a video stream.

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IKO Teaches Dominican Kids How to Kitesurf

SOURCE: IKO From surfertoday.com: Last Monday 31st of March 2008, the IKO, DREAM and IKO volunteer instructors successfully launched a new project aimed at teaching Dominican children how to kiteboard! DREAM Project volunteer instructor Pablito has been teaching children how ...

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Ben Wilson Wave Clinics and Baja Camp

Ben Wilson News Hey crew, After the success of our wave clinics in Australia, we are hitting the West Coast of the USA on our SMACK IT UP coaching tour. We start in San Francisco and hit all the good ...

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Glimpse of Tobago Cays/Caribbean with Jeremie Tronet

It’s official! Jeremie just received his new Zen Jeremie Tronet signature model board and has been as busy as ever shooting photos, taking videos and enjoying the Caribbean lifestyle. He worked with Ross (OR designer) to develop the new 129×39 ...

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ASNews Podcast #115: Mark Doyle Online Tricks/ACL Injuries

This Week: start up again with special guest Mark Doyle, pro rider for Slingshot Sports. Mark will be joining host Ryan Riccitelli on the ASnews.net and The Kiteboarder Magazine podcast to help you with any problems you may be having ...

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Kitestock 08: Demos, Raffle, Party and Live Entertainment

Mark your calendars for the weekend of June 6-8 for Canada’s premier kiteboarding event presented by Surf Culture Canada. Always a good time, this year’s event will once again be held on the shores of Mitchell’s Bay on Lake St ...

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KPWT Vendee Pro

Source: surfertoday.com and KPW: About 50 competitors coming from all around the world More than 20 nationalities (Australia, France, Republic Dominican, US, Norway,) 4 disciplines run in 6 days (Freestyle, Wave, Course Racing, Best trick) Numerous trophies An extraordinary show ...

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The Eclipse Thruster in Action

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2008 Cabrinha Race Series

The 2008 Cabrinha Race Series began with a ROAR! If night #1 is any indication of what’s ahead, the 2008 season will be one to remember. Fifty riders signed up for the series, double from 2007, and after viewing the ...

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KPWT France Update with Kirsty Jones

From Flexifoil.com: KPWT Kitesurf World Cup – St Gilles France Leaving the sunny warm water and air of a glamorous Animal clothing photoshoot in Tarifa was hard as I knew a freezing, wet, low pressure system was moving in for ...

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The Kiteboarder June08 Annual Instructional Guide Now Available

Every year, The Kiteboarder Magazine and top instructors from across North America work together to develop The Kiteboarder’s annual instructional guide for beginner to advanced riders. With so many changes in equipment, safety systems and teaching methods, we think its ...

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ASNews This Week: Blade Kites — the people, philosophy & products

This Week: Yaron Balev, founder of Blade Kites joins host Ryan Riccitelli on the ASnews.net and The Kiteboarder Magazine podcast. Based out of Israel, Yaron will share what inspired him to start a kiteboarding company, why he believes his company ...

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