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Kite Racing Shut Out of 2016 Olympics

The Annual General Meeting of the International Sailing Federation approved the decision to keep windsurfing in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with 51.3% of the votes, reverting the initial option for kiteboarding.

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VIDEO: Maui Kicks feat. Andre Phillip and Jason Stone

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Andre Phillip and Jason Stone put on their shoes and go kiteboarding in Maui.

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ISAF Conference: Kites and Windsurfer deal brokered?

The second day of the 2012 ISAF Annual Conference in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland, was marked by a compromise on the vexed issue of Kiteboarding versus Windsurfing for the 2016 Olympics.

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Youri Zoon Joins BEST Kiteboarding

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As the 2012 competition season draws to a close BEST is proud to announce that they have secured the services of the current Men's World Champion Youri Zoon for 2013. Team Manager Lia Feriancek commented, "The Global Team at BEST just keeps getting bigger and better."

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Kiteboarding Glacier National Park

The back drop of Glacier NP just upwind. Photo Katie Literski

Glacier National Park is best known for its spectacular views, abundant wild life, and superb hiking. It also happens to be a great place to kiteboard.

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VIDEO: Alex Pastor in Warm Water

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We had a break from competitions and I spent a good amount of time training in Brazil. Very different weather from my last video that was shot last winter in Tarifa.

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TKB 2013 Buyer’s Guide Now Available

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The Kiteboarder Magazine 2013 Buyer's Guide contains 185 pages of knowledge on 2013 kiteboarding gear. This is the largest collection of gear info we've ever put together in one place!

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Rob Douglas Wins the North American Speed Sailing Championship

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Robbie Douglas of Vineyard Haven won the second annual North American Speed Sailing Championships Invitational on Tuesday.

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VIDEO: KB4Girls in El Gouna

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We catch up with Kristin Boese and the KB4Girls crew in Egypt at El Gouna.

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VIDEO: Tom Court in Mauritius

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With the rain pouring down the windows at home in the UK, Tom decided to get off the couch, put down the PS3 controller, and book a ticket out to Mauritius.

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KSP Ireland Wraps Up with a Full Day of Action

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The final day of the Aer Lingus Kite Surf Pro got underway before daybreak when the 6am call was made to move the mobile event to an alternate location north of Achill Island. Overhead surf and 30 plus knot winds with intermittent rain squalls marked the early morning heats.

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VIDEO: The New Age

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Steez is back with an edit featuring Liquid Force's global riders: Christophe Tack, James Boulding, and Brandon Scheid.

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VIDEO: Sicily Cruzin 2.0

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Watch Wainman Hawaii riders Hannah, Niccolo, Franz, and Chris shredding together with Lou and dropping their tricks.

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VIDEO: Summer of 12: Part 2

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Join CDM in Cape Hatteras, NC, for the 2012 Triple S Invitational. Watch Brandon Scheid, Brian Smith, Craig Cunningham, Eric Rienstra, and the rest of the Triple S invites charge through a full week of surf, slicks, sliders, & parties.

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The Roberto Ricci Interview

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Many kiteboarders in North America are aware of RRD, but few know much about Roberto Ricci, the man behind the brand. An energetic and passionate Italian from Tuscany, Roberto started hand-shaping windsurf boards in the mid 1980s.

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