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VIDEO: The Need for Speed

North Kiteboarding takes to Egypt with an inside look at the 2013 African Course Racing Championships.

TKB Review: 2013 North Jaime

The 2013 North Jaime features a moderate outline, double-V bottom, and a track system that allows you to adjust your stance to your exact preference.

TKB Review: 2013 North Rebel

The North Rebel has been an extremely popular kite and for 2013 it remains a 5-line 5-strut mid/high-aspect kite.

TKB Review: 2013 North Evo

The 2013 North Evo is a 5-strut mid-aspect delta-hybrid kite and is targeted as the all-around kite in North's line.

VIDEO: Back to Boa with the Bridge Brothers

Back to Boa. Brothers Olly (15), Guy (13), and Tom (11) Bridge recently headed with their parents to Boa Vista, one of the Cape Verde Islands to enjoy wind, waves, and island life.

VIDEO: The Mauritius Episode

Right after the KSP Mauritius the North Kiteboarding team took the chance to really enjoy Mauritius and managed to get some sick shots of barrels, huge walls, and also massive wipe outs.

VIDEO: Colleen Carrol in Brazil

Immediately after joining the North International and Ion teams, I headed down to Brazil this October to try out my new gear and explore the butter flat lagoons of the windy South American country.

VIDEO: LEGO Man Goes Kitesurfing

Another rainy day as winter approaches in the UK finds a LEGO man kiter and the kite launcher making the most of the left-hand towel reef break that was barreling in the corner of my room.

2013 Buyer’s Guide: North Kiteboarding

The biggest changes to North’s lineup for 2013 relate to their control bar, Vegas kite, and Jamie Pro board. New products include the Pro Series, a surfboard shape with the most rocker and outline of all directional boards in North’s lineup, and the Spike Textreme, a new carbon light wind board.

VIDEO: Tom Court in Mauritius

With the rain pouring down the windows at home in the UK, Tom decided to get off the couch, put down the PS3 controller, and book a ticket out to Mauritius.

VIDEO: Getting Air in Turkey

Watch BEST team rider Michael Schitzhofer and North team rider Stefan Spiessberger as they traveled through Turkey this past year.

ROOTS: The Spray Painted North Prototypes

This photo is from one of the early Gorge Games, probably in 2002, held at the Event Site in Hood River. Jaime Herraiz and Will James were competing for North and were also in the middle of testing the Rhino II with Ken Winner.

VIDEO: Make My Day Episode 5 with Jeremie Eloy

Lost in the middle of the Indian Ocean, Mauritius is a paradise for all the beach lovers. In the South East there is a wave called One Eye. People come from all around the world to kitesurf here, but most of them don't know the legend behind it.

VIDEO: Dirty Panda with Tom Court

A short kiteboarding action cut from Fuerteventura summertime cruising while everyone else was down in the south of the island for the PKRA world cup.