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VIDEO: 2011 Slingshot RPM

We're proud to announce the 2011 Slingshot RPM. The RPM is changing kiteboarding with its innovative 3 strut “Open C” Canopy design. It delivers limitless high end performance options for all conditions.

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DESIGNER’S CORNER: 2011 North Surfboard Line

North’s surf lineup features four board options designed for specific wave and wind conditions. Their new bamboo sandwich construction offers excellent dampening and flex and is also really resistant to pressure dents and dings. Photo Erik Aeder

With their new Bamboo Tech construction and progressive shapes and styles, North’s Sky Solbach feels that they vastly improved the feel of their 2011 boards and tells us what we can expect from their new surf line.

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DESIGNER’S CORNER: 2011 Flexifoil ION

Thanks to the ION’s improved strut to leading edge attachment, Operations Manager Martyn Hogg had no luck while trying to break the kite with full slam down nose dives in Morocco. Photo Richard Boudia

For 2011, Flexifoil focused on integrating new construction techniques and materials to produce a stronger, more refined product. Operations Manager Martyn Hogg helped us find out more about what you can expect from the 2011 ION.

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2011 F-One Kiteboarding Website Now Online

F-One just launched their 2011 website. Check it out at http://www.f-onekites.com

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2011 Best Superfly Open 2011 Results

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The 4th Annual BEST SuperFly Open had some epic conditions over the President’s Day weekend with rider participation coming from all over the world to showcase their skills. The event was located in new venue this year, Strawberry Reservoir, UT.

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DESIGNER’S CORNER: 2011 Slingshot RPM

The RPM is Slingshot’s most tuneable kite for 2011 and features a three-strut design built on an Open-C kite platform. Designer Amery Bernard tells us more about the RPM, now in its third year of refinement.

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VIDEO: F-One Source 2-Line SUP Kite Instructional

A video about how to use the F-One Source, an innovative 2-line kite specifically made for use in light wind with stand up paddleboards.

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VIDEO: H-Wood’s Trip to Mexico

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Check out this video diary of a month-long visit to Baja.

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DESIGNER’S CORNER: Wainman Hawaii Surf Series

All of the Wainman Hawaii surfboards now feature five fin boxes, which allow the rider to choose to ride the board as either a thruster or a quad. Photo courtesy Wainman Hawaii

Through team rider Bertrand Fleury, they heard that their good Maui friend Sean Ordonez was enthusiastic about cooperating with the brand. As Sean had already shaped many sick boards for Lou in the past, the ideals and philosophies of surfing and kiting they shared resulted in the birth of the partnership.

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Kitesurfing Wave World Championship Series Announced

The second stage – the finals – will be run by the Kite Surf Pro (KSP), a new tour created by a group of the worlds finest wave riders.

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VIDEO: Liquid Force Max Flow Inflation System

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Liquid Force's Gary Siskar explains the new Max Flow Inflation System, which is a Liquid Force Kiteboarding exclusive.

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VIDEO: 2011 Liquid Force Boots

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Gary Siskar, Brand Manager for Liquid Force Kiteboarding, shows us the 2011 line of kiteboarding-specific boots from Liquid Force.

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VIDEO: 2011 Liquid Force Straps and Pads

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Gary Siskar from Liquid Force Kiteboarding tells us all about the 2011 line of straps and pads from Liquid Force.

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VIDEO: 2011 Caution Spitfire

This video features footage of the 2011 Spitfire C-shaped hybrid in action.

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F-One 2011 Trax Analyze This Board Review

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Once up and riding, the F-One Trax is a fast board that feels light and responsive underfoot. As you edge harder, the Trax feels like it locks in and never gave us any signs that the edge was about to slip or chatter.

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