An in depth tutorial packed with loads of tips and tricks, brought to you by the all-new North Kiteboarding Academy.
How to do a hooked in Back Roll – North Kiteboarding Academy
Catamaran Kite Switch with Jeremie Tronet
How to change your kites in style when on a catamaran cruise
Kiteboarding self launch and self land?
Now there isn’t anything stopping you from getting out for a kite session!
Learn surfboard jump transitions in 6 steps
Alberto “Alby” Rondina walks you though one of his favourite strapless surfboard tricks – The jump transition with board throw (we didn’t really find a proper name yet) in 6 steps in his kite school ProKite Alby Rondina
How to Front Roll – Ewan Jaspan
The first video in Ewan Japsan’s new ‘How To’ series. Watch these these steps to be guided through the front roll
Jake Kelsick – How To: Back roll / Front roll
Kiteboarding is way more fun with a few rotations under your belt
10 Common Mistakes All Kiteboarders Should Avoid
Jeremie Tronet takes you through 10 mistakes that all kiters should avoid
10 Essentials to Jumping Higher // Episode 6
EPISODE 6 // Kite position while airborne – We must become one with the kite while we are airborne and avoid any unnecessary movements. If you move the kite too severely you will sacrifice the nice floaty hang time and reduce the chance of a smooth landing.
10 Essentials to Jumping Higher // Episode 5
EPISODE 5 // Takeoff – Now we’re at the exciting part, takeoff! All that energy you have built up through learning proper edging, body & bar position, and the timing for sending the kite leads up to the ever important pop off the water. Takeoff is often the most difficult part of jumping to get right as every part of the jump revolves around this moment.
10 Essentials to Jumping Higher // Episode 4
EPISODE 4 // Body Position Approaching Take Off – Extremely essential and often an issue: Body Position Approaching Take Off. Join Lew as he walks you through some problem areas and how to get your body positioned properly.
10 Essentials to Jumping Higher // Episode 3
EPISODE 3 // Bar Position Approaching Takeoff – Time to dial in your boosting some more with episode 3 from Coach Lewis Crathern! This episode focuses on bar position approaching takeoff – a very easy detail to overlook.
10 Essentials to Jumping Higher // Episode 2
EPISODE 2 // Sending the Kite – Now it’s time to use the kite! Join us in Episode 2 as Coach Crathern shows the importance of sending the kite with conviction. After this episode, aim for 3 seconds or more of airtime in your WOO session stats.
Seeking Cloud Nine – Issue #84
Liam talks about his new video project
Improving your maximum boosting potential
Maximising your airtime with Lewis Crathern
Kite Park League Champions
A look back at the KPL standings from 2016
Aaron Hadlow – King of The Air
The reigning King of The Air speaks
Mark My Words – Issue #84
Mark’s thoughts on achieving maximum light wind efficiency with minimum expenditure
RESORT REPORT: ARUBA
Discovering the Caribbean kiteboarding paradise of Aruba