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The Unexpected Honduras

Photo Damien LeRoy

Most of us dream of our next kite adventure being to some untouched, far off destination with pristine waters and constant wind where you feel like the only people around for miles are you and your friends. A lot of exotic locations probably come to mind when you try to imagine this dream location, but I'm pretty sure Honduras isn't one of them. At least not yet.

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Kiteboarding Through a Revolution

Photo Manuela Jungo

Six years ago I had my first experience with Egypt when I decided that I wasn’t ready for a normal working life. After three years of intensive studying at university I was in desperate need of a change. I decided that becoming a kiteboarding instructor and taking a position teaching kiting in Egypt for the summer would give me the chance to both improve my riding and get a well-earned break.

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Snowkite Jam Alaska Slated for March 28-31, 2013

This will be the first full service snowkite freeride event that provides its athletes with the most comfortable snowkiting experience in what many believe is best location in the world for snowkiting, Alaska!

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Lord of the Wind Adds Course Racing, Announces $10K in Prize Money

Lord of the Wind 2013 is rocking with registration growing daily. Due to demand, course racing has now been added to the event, adding an additional level of excitement.

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VIDEO: North American Snowkite Tour

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Join BEST team riders Tyler Brown, Jacob Buzianis, and Jen Milton as they hit the tour stops of the North American Snowkite Tour last winter. Check out the epic conditions they had and hear about why they love to snowkite and get ready for the 2013 tour!

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The Chicken Bike Adventure

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The first test for the chicken bikes came when we stopped at the Mexican consulate on our way out of town. As we pulled up a guard actually opened the razor wire gate for us thinking we were delivering food to employees. When we asked where we go for visas he simply asked, “No pollo?” and kicked us out.

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The Great Lakes: The Forgotten Coast

Photo courtesy Broneah

Within an hour drive from my home are eight wave riding spots, two thermal wind spots that crank with clockwork reliability, and two long jetties that provide butter-flat riding conditions. In a normal year more than half of my kiteboarding sessions are in waves that range in height from waist to well overhead.

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Update TKB Test Week Jan 3-12, 2013 La Ventana: A Few Spots Still Open!

Want a chance to try out all the new 2013 Freeride/All Around/Crossover kites? How do daily downwinders or an island crossing sound?

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La Ventana Classic and KiteXpo Canceled for 2013, Will Return in 2014

Eight years ago founder Tim Hatler and a few locals thought it would be cool to see if they could kiteboard the 11 miles from Isla Cerralvo to La Ventana.

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Liquid Force Kite Surfing Wave Accelerator Camp, Punta San Carlos Sept 29 – Oct 6

Join Liquid Force International team rider Jason Slezak at the inaugural Wave Accelerator Camp September 29th through October 6th 2012 at the world class Solo Sports Advernture Camp located on the point of Punta San Carlos, Baja, California Mexico.

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Escape to Baja with TKB this Winter in January 2013

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Join the TKB Crew in Baja for good times, epic downwinders, and more!

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TKB Baja Boat Adventure Trip, January 18-27, 2013

Join the TKB Baaja Boat Adventure for the trip of a lifetime. Photo Jim Stringfellow

Explore the islands of Isla Espiritu Santo, Partida, San Francisco, and San Jose by boat. These amazing Galapagos-type islands offer a brilliant environment for wildlife viewing, snorkeling, kayaking, hiking, and kiteboarding with winds blowing throughout the day.

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Join a TKB Discover Baja Adventure Trip and Explore Southern Baja, January 12-19 and January 28-February 2, 2013

Discover Southern Baja. Photo Jim Stringfellow

There are a ton of cool things to do in and around La Ventana. Let us show you what even many Southern Baja locals have never experienced!

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Join Us in Baja for TKB Test Week 2013!

The 2012 TKB Test Week Crew

Be among the first to try out new 2013 kites! January 5-12, 2013. Join TKB as we put the new 2013 gear to the test in La Ventana, Baja!

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Zenith Ocean Voyages Sets 2012/2013 Calendar to Caribbean and Beyond

Zenith Ocean Voyages is a worldwide dedicated kiteboarding expedition aboard their brand new catamaran, Meercat, in collaboration with Naish.

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