Congratulations to the Exotikite crew for pioneering what we all believe to be the first downwinder accomplished from La Ventana to Los Barriles! Below is a reprint of the adventure courtesy of Megan O’Leary of Exotikite in Los Barriles.
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!
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.
It’s still a bit early to tell but looks like we will have wind and swell for the 10th Annual Pismo KiteXpo!
The KSP is pleased to announce their wildcard picks for the 2012 KSP Tour Season as well as the addition of the latest supporting industry member, Cabrinha Kites.
If you have ever wondered what happens inside WeatherFlow aka ikitesurf, iwindsurf, and windalert.com, the company that brings you all your wind information, you will like this video from forecaster Mike Godsey.
Spring is here and that means the wind is on, the sun is shining, and it’s time for the annual Pismo Beach KiteXpo in California!
The Airush design team set out to make a board that was both faster and easier to turn than the Sector 60 V2. As the original widebody concept, the Sector V3 60 is ideal for lightwind freerace and freeride, all round slalom and carving and cruising
An absolute fusion of two of their best selling models, the Varial X combines the direct C-kite feel of the Vapor X with the predictability, depower, and 4-line ease of the Varial.
Weendy, an app where you can send and get real time info and video of your local riding spots from people that are actually there, introduces new versions for iPhone and Android
Mark your calendars and come help us celebration the 10 year anniversary of the PIsmo Beach Kite and SUP Expo!
After a full circumnavigation over the last five years of 54,000 miles offshore; 50 countries; and a lifetime of memories for their guests and crew, the Best Odyssey, now the Ocean Odyssey, is getting ready to set sail once again exploring the Pacific.
Check out the great clinics offered by pro riders in support of the 7th Annual La Ventana Classic Fundraiser
Rumor has it that Bruce Sheldon and crew have more than a few surprises in store for us this year and have truly outdone themselves….
Every year, we are stoked to offer our annual TKB Calendar and every year, we think it’s our best one yet! 2012 is no different — check out our new calendar and we think you’ll agree…
What began as a local competition to help out the local schools in the small Baja community of La Ventana and El Sargento has grown into one of the largest kiteboarding events attracting kiteboarders from all over North America and beyond.
The slender islands of the Outer Banks in North Carolina are no stranger to tropical storms; so, despite a mandatory hurricane evacuation declared for all visitors and residents of Dare County, many locals decided to stay.
On Saturday 11/12/2011, kiter Rimas Kinka unofficially broken the Guinness Book of World Records Longest Distance Kitesurfed within a 24 hour period, a record currently held by American Phil Midler.
Join Sandy and Donny Parker from www.Kitopia.biz in March to see a side of the Sea of Cortez that few experience when down in Baja. From March 12-17, 2012, up to 14 people only will meet in La Paz to board a 110′ ship and head out for the next five days toward Isla San Jose. From there, the wind will dictate what the next days will hold.
The Dead Bird Buggy Bash – DBBB – is a casual, no-schedule, no-races kite buggy regatta held each November over the Thanksgiving holiday in Galveston Texas.
DownWinderInn in La Ventana now offers guests free access to (2) trucks with secure beds for your gear
Help Core and you could win a brand new 2012 kite! Here’s what Core has to say about their next gen XR2: The XR2 is the new generation of the legendary Riot XR Crossride kite and comes with significant changes. Due to the “Intelligent-ARC,” an optimized profile for early planing and easy upwind ability, the […]
Kelly Wren Strachan grew up at the beach in Santa Cruz California. She has always been most at home in the water and her passion is riding waves in the ocean. She was accepted to compete in the Kite Surf Pro (KSP) World Tour, the first ever, pure wave-riding kite contest with some of the […]
Just got the word from Bruce. If you ‘ve never experienced this event, it’s definitely something you need to add to your bucket list!
The Second Annual DREAM EXTREME will kick off on Saturday, September 17th with a day-long beachside bash, two-day female kiteboarding clinic and evening dinner party and auction, all benefiting victims of domestic violence.
Hatteras Realty, one of the main sponsors of the now annual Hatteras KiteXpo has done an excellent job documenting the affects of Irene both right before and after the hurricane hit.
I chose Peru for this holiday in October as my partner on the trip, Holt Alden, an aspiring kiter, was a surfer who is as stoked getting tubed now as he was 30 years ago as a teenager. I am goofy foot so the thought of experiencing the endless left point breaks that I have heard so much about had me excited to try out my recently conquered strapless board riding skills.
Adam Super has been kiteboarding since April, 2009. He is originally from Pittsburgh, PA and now resides in the Outerbanks of North Carolina. Adam is the Eastern Technical Representitive for Roberto Ricci Designs (RRD) and Mystic Kiteboarding.
Tired of the smoke and mirrors behind gear reviews? The Kiteboarder is opening up testing to all brands and will be holding TKB Test Weeks throughout the year where you can try out the new gear and become part of the TKB Test Crew.
After focusing on the European market for the past 6 years, Blade Kites now has representation in the USA