Our 2021 Gear Review Guide just got bigger and better! Brought to you by the editorial and testing team that never knows when to quit, Tkb’s Freeride Test is the most comprehensive gear test in the industry. Now double in size, this guide compiles gear testing sessions from the fall of 2020 with our early spring testing in 2021.

Our 2021 Gear Review Guide V2 features reviews on over 112 products detailing out the design specifications and performance attributes of each piece of equipment. With definitive reviews on kites, bars, twin tips, directionals, wetsuits, harnesses, kitefoil and wingsurfing gear, our comprehensive analysis will arm you with all the information you need to make the most informed purchasing decisions. Get all the latest product intel from our obsessive in-house testing team in one neat and tidy 300-page digital package.

Looking for something specific? There’s a good chance we’ve reviewed it. This all-inclusive gear guide features fully comprehensive reviews on all of the products listed below:

AIRUSH

  • One
  • Lift
  • Session
  • Ultra V4
  • Apex V7
  • Cleat Bar
  • AK Phazer
  • AK Surf 1600
  • AK Ether

CABRINHA

  • Contra
  • Drifter
  • Moto
  • Switchblade
  • Overdrive Quickloop 1x Trimlight
  • Overdrive Modular 1x Trimlight
  • X:Breed Pro
  • Special Agent
  • Fusion X-Series Foil

CORE

  • GTS6
  • Nexus 2
  • Section 3
  • XLite
  • Sensor 3
  • Sensor Pro Foil 3
  • Choice 4
  • Ripper 4
  • SLC foilboard 115
  • SLC foilboard 135
  • SLC foil 1000
  • SLC foil 1250

DUOTONE

  • Dice
  • Juice
  • Mono
  • Neo SLS
  • Rebel
  • Click Bar
  • Select
  • Fish SLS
  • Unit

ELEVEIGHT

  • OS
  • RS
  • XS
  • CS Vary
  • Master
  • Curl Pro
  • WFS

FCD SURFBOARDS

  • Shrike
  • Locust
  • Tow Foil

FIREWIRE

  • Hydroshort

FLYSURFER

  • Boost 4
  • Peak 4
  • Soul 2
  • Connect Bar
  • Force Bar
  • Mojo

F-ONE

  • Bandit 2021
  • Bandit S2
  • Breeze
  • Linx Bar
  • Trax HRD Lite Tech
  • Magnet Carbon
  • Mitu Pro Flex
  • Pocket Carbon
  • Rocket Wing
  • Gravity 1800
  • Mirage 800
  • Phantom 1080
  • Strike
  • Swing V2

ION

  • Riot Curv 14
  • Sol Curv 11
  • Sonar
  • Seek Amp 4/3 Frontzip

MANERA

  • Eclipse
  • Exo 2
  • Seafarer 5/3 Backzip
  • Magma X10D 5/4/3 Frontzip

NAISH

  • Boxer S26
  • Pivot S25
  • Slash S25
  • Triad S26
  • Torque 2
  • Torque ATB
  • Drive
  • Traverse
  • Global
  • Hover 97
  • Kite 810
  • Jet HA 1240
  • Wing-Surfer

NORTH

  • Carve
  • Orbit
  • Reach
  • Navigator
  • Atmos Carbon
  • Charge
  • Nova

REEDIN

  • SuperModel
  • DreamStick
  • Super-E
  • NoBrainer

RIDE ENGINE

  • Carbon Elite V6
  • Contour
  • Momentum
  • Saber V1

SLINGSHOT

  • RPX
  • UFO V1.1
  • Sentry Bar
  • Dwarf Craft
  • Phantasm 633
  • Dart

With over 112 products reviewed, get the digital version of our 2021 Gear Review Guide that puts all the latest products reviews in one easy to access and searchable guide. Want a low-v bar with a durable PVC coated throw line and soft padded bar ends? Use our guide to stay on top of gear developments and find the exact piece of equipment to match your style.

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