Home / Tag Archives: core

Tag Archives: core

TKB Review: 2014 CORE Riot XR3

CORE-XR3-2014-GEAR-REVIEW-01

The XR3 remains a 5-strut delta like shape with swept back wingtips that testers praised the direct steering response and reported impressive upwind ability, big boosting and solid hangtime.

Read More »

2014 Buyer’s Guide: CORE

Photo Thorsten Indra

Easily recognizable by the yellow and white color scheme on all their products, CORE has developed a North American following after being introduced to the North American market just a few years ago.

Read More »

2013 19m Core Riot KR2 LW Light Wind Kite Review

core-xr2-lw-2726

The 2013 Core XR2 LW is a 5-strut kite with a delta-like shape and very swept wingtips.

Read More »

TKB Review: 2013 Core GTS2 and Riot XR2

2013-core-kites-0049

Both the 2013 Core XR2 and the 2013 Core GTS2 are 5-strut kites with a unique large-diameter inflation valve, but they look very different in the sky.

Read More »

2012 Kiteboarding Gear Buyer’s Guide

TKB-2012-GUIDE-EMAG-2

126 pages of knowledge on 2012 kiteboarding gear.

Read More »

2012 BUYER’S GUIDE: Core Kiteboarding

Photo www.thorstenindra.com

Core Kiteboarding is a subsidiary company of Hiss-Tec Fehmarn, which also owns Carved, a German custom board company. The complete Carved team along with input from some of Germany’s best riders help Core in the design and development of their kites. Now with distribution in the United States through 7 Sins Kiteboarding in California, Marketing Manager Philip Schinnage answered our questions about Core’s 2012 kites and new Sensor control bar.

Read More »

VIDEO: Another How Kites Are Made Video, This One from the Core Kites Factory

Here is another video showing in inside look at a kite factory. This time it's a look at how Core Kites are made. The video is in German, but it's still interesting to see what goes into building a kite.

Read More »