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VIDEO: Wainman Hawaii 2012 Rabbit 2 Kites at Surf Expo

Niccolo Porcella talks about the highly anticipated new round of Wainman Hawaii kites and control bar.

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Wainman Gambler Analyze This Board Review

Wainman Gambler Analyze This Board Review

The Gambler features a very wide outline, double to single concave bottom with molded channels, and a single bump swallow tail. For a wide 5’10”, it’s a lightweight board.

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Pismo Beach KiteXpo April 22-24: Demos, $20K Raffle Prizes, Live Music!

Pismo Beach has been enjoying stellar spring conditions! The Pismo Beach KiteXpo would not be possible without the support from the following brands and businesses:

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VIDEO: Brit Chicks Ripping in Australia

VIDEO: Brit Chicks Ripping in Australia

Video from the Top 3 British Kitesurfing Girls Hannah Whiteley, Holly Kennedy, Nicky Rudd when out training in Perth Western Australia, escaping the cold UK winter.

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Wainman Blunt 2 Analyze This Board Review

Wainman Blunt 2 Analyze This Board Review

We continue to be impressed with the attention to detail on products from Wainman HI. Boards come with all hardware, a board bag, and even a screwdriver to put everything together.

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DESIGNER’S CORNER: Wainman Hawaii Surf Series

DESIGNER’S CORNER: Wainman Hawaii Surf Series

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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Hannah Whiteley Joins Wainman Hawaii

"It's awesome to start the new year being part of the Wainman Hawaii team! I have always looked up to Lou Wainman so now I feel very privileged to be riding his kit. The kites are great for freestyle! They feel so stable and smooth in the sky and the power is always there for unhooked tricks. I ride the Joke and Blunt boards which have really great pop and are very forgiving when landing hard. I'm stoked with it."

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Wainman Hawaii U.S. Snowkite Tour

New for the 2011 winter snowkite season, Wainman Hawaii will be travelling to the best snowkiting terrain and events in the nation. Hosted by team rider Matt Thames, Wainman Hawaii, & SnowkiteOregon.com will be promoting the durability and performance of ...

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Wainman 2011 Joke Analyze This Board Review

The middle of the bottom of the board is actually convex in the middle (like a bubble) and flows into a double concave out the tips.

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From the Beginning: The Franz Olry Interview

There is a good chance that you have no idea who Franz Olry is.

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VIDEO: Wainman Hawaii 2011 Kite Surfboard Line

Drew from Wainman Hawaii takes us through the 2011 Wainman Hawaii surfboard line featuring boards shaped by Sean Ordonez.

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Wainman Hawaii Gypsy Analyze This Kite Review

The Gypsy is a great all-around kite, performing equally well in the waves, unhooked, and for big air jumps.

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Wainman Hawaii 2011 Kiteboarding Gear Preview

In answering our questions, R&D Manager Mike Husky hinted at the possibility of some new Rabbits and even a single size of the long anticipated Wainman C-kite, but is keeping the details vague.

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Wainman Smoke 2009 Analyze This Kite Review

We tested the 9m Smoke in somewhat windy 15-20 mph conditions. Weighing in between 165-180 pounds, we trimmed the Smoke in a bit and it instantly flew with more power.

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Niccolo Porcella: All Grown Up

I was on vacation in Maui back in 2000 when I crossed paths with Niccolo Porcella for the first time. I remember it like it was yesterday because he immediately lipped off to me.

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