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PROFILED: Slawek “Suave” Krauze

Photo Paul Lang

One of the fixtures at Sherman Island, Slawek “Suave” Krauze is usually the easiest guy to pick out on the water due to the fact that he always seems to be able to find the brightest colored gear to ride.

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In Hatteras? Demos, Parties, Live Music and More at Frisco Woods and Kitty Hawk

This weekend, Frisco Woods Campgrounds is hosting WindFest 2012 April 27-29. Come join the fun, demo new gear, enjoy an awesome BBQ and win some great swag!

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Learning to Ride a Race Board: A Few More Sessions

Sometimes it feels like I'm getting this figured out.

Anxious to get a few more race board sessions, I tried going out in wind that was just too light. Not one to learn lessons quickly, I did this two days in a row, each day ending up getting to swim back in.

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VIDEO: Bertrand Fleury in Morocco

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From Bertrand: We decided to drive the long road down to the south of Morocco to go and visit an old friend Sebastian who runs Ocean Vagabond down there. He hooked us up with a sick bungalow to stay and ...

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Americans Dominate Racing at PKRA Mexico

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The final day played out somewhat as expected with considerably less wind than the previous days. Meeting at 10am, the racers arrived to a calm beach and a more serene atmosphere, with the hopes that the wind would shift and increase enough to hold racing or the remainder of the freestyle competition.

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Interview with Gavin McClurg of Offshore Odysseys, Announces the Cabrinha Quest

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Offshore Odysseys' Gavin McClurg joins us to talk about the recent article in The Kiteboarder Magazine about his 5-year circumnavigation with the Best Odyssey and also announces his next project, the Cabrinha Quest.

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2012 Pismo Beach Kitexpo Raffle Winners

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Thanks to everyone for making the 10th Annual Pismo Beach Kitexpo such a great time for all! We couldn't have asked for better conditions or participation and are stoked that so many of you made it down (or up!) starting with the Winemaker Dinner Thursday night and ending with raffle on Sunday.

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2012 Pismo Kite Expo Finishes Three Days of Perfect Kiteboarding Conditions

Photo Scott Edwards

The 2012 Pismo Beach Kite Expo came to a close yesterday after three full days of excellent kiteboarding conditions.

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VIDEO: Hidden Lines Trailer

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While re-discovering the essence of kitesurfing, the hidden stories behind their dreamlike lifestyle's are told. Along the way they find themselves in unexpected situations and magical moments.

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2012 Pismo Beach Kite Expo Update for Saturday 4/14: Pimso Delivers Perfect Kiteboarding Conditions

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With sunny skies, head-high surf, and great wind Pismo Beach delivered perfect kiteboarding conditions for today's demos.

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2012 Pismo Beach Kite Expo Update for Friday 4/13: Join Us for Great Kiteboarding Conditions!

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The 2012 Pismo Beach Kite Expo got off to an exciting start today when the day began with periods of heavy rain. Around noon the skies cleared and the wind began to blow.

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Alex Pastor and Gisela Pulido take PKRA France

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In the fifth and final day of competition, PKRA competitors turned up on the beach with the best-laid plans to make it to the podium.

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Support a Feature Length Kiteboarding Film on Kickstarter

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Jewell and Ginnie, a Charleston/Atlanta based filmmaking company launched plans for “With A Kite,” a feature-length kiteboarding documentary. Shooting is scheduled to start in June 2012 and be centered around the 2012 Triple - S Invitational in Cape Hatteras, NC, which attracts the biggest names in the world of kiteboarding.

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Pismo Kitexpo Update: Forecast, Online Raffle Tickets Available, More Cool Prizes Donated!

Photo courtesy Aaron Loyd

It's still a bit early to tell but looks like we will have wind and swell for the 10th Annual Pismo KiteXpo!

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Slingshot Announces the 2012 Turbine Light Wind Kite

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We started off with a new bladder material that is 25% lighter. We also reduced the leading edge diameter and introduced a smaller strut size. Efficiency is king so we completely updated the design geometry as well as added a few new features in increase on-water performance.

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