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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

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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

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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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Erin Swain: Turks and Caicos Kiteboarding Report

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With the wind forecast in the 20s, what we got was a dream come true.

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The Sherman Island Kiteboarding Experience

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While many people have heard of the incredible summertime winds here at Sherman Island, fewer people know that the main kite launching site is far from ideal for kiteboarding. The main launch site is a relatively small grassy area within the park with a metal shade structure and parking area directly downwind of the launch.

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The Best Odyssey is now the Ocean Odyssey – Where to Next?

After a full circumnavigation over the last five years of 54,000 miles offshore; 50 countries; and a lifetime of memories for their guests and crew, the Best Odyssey, now the Ocean Odyssey, is getting ready to set sail once again exploring the Pacific.

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7th Annual La Ventana Classic, KiteXpo, and Paddle Royale January 15-22, 2012

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What began as a local competition to help out the local schools in the small Baja community of La Ventana and El Sargento has grown into one of the largest kiteboarding events attracting kiteboarders from all over North America and beyond.

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La Paz/La Ventana Like Never Before: Explore Isla Espiritu Santos, Isla San Francisco and Isla San Jose

Join Sandy and Donny Parker from www.Kitopia.biz in March to see a side of the Sea of Cortez that few experience when down in Baja. From March 12-17, 2012, up to 14 people only will meet in La Paz to board a 110' ship and head out for the next five days toward Isla San Jose. From there, the wind will dictate what the next days will hold.

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