Ten years may have passed, but the stories of F-One’s first trip to Madagascar have long been told throughout the company’s headquarters in Marseilles, France. Filled with empty waves, perfect lagoons and completely undeveloped coastlines, it was the trip of a lifetime full of memorable sessions and unforgettable accidents. Micka Fernandez punched a giant hole in his jaw after a bad crash and company owner, Raphael Salles, spent the night floating around on a jetski after rushing Micka to the nearest hospital. Like most good stories, it wasn’t fun at the time, but it created deep-rooted memories that the team sought to revisit with F-One’s next generation. To read the full article become a subscriber of Tkb Magazine.


Tkb’s Vol. 16, No. 1 spring 2019 digital issue is available now. The print issue will be landing in mailboxes soon!
Get More From Tkb

Tkb Magazine is your go-to resource for everything from the latest gear to the best travel spots and so much more. Sign up now to receive fresh news, special offers and all the kite related stoke you want, delivered directly to your inbox.

Subscribe + WinEnter to win a GoPro HERO7 or a Platinum Sun Luxury Neoprene Hoody

Now through the end of the year, all new Tkb magazine and newsletters subscribers are automatically registered to win some very cool stuff from your favorite brands!

Enter for your chance to win either a GoPro HERO7 or a Platinum Sun Luxury Neoprene Hoody. 

Two lucky winners will be chosen December 15th!