How to change your kites in style when on a catamaran cruise
Catamaran Kite Switch with Jeremie Tronet
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
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.
10 Essentials to Jumping Higher // Episode 1
EPISODE 1 // Board Control – Learn the importance of good board control and holding your edge. Practice your edging skills so you can be confident with your pop!
How to Relaunch a C Kite – with Jake Kelsick
The Antiguan star with one or two clever tips you might not know
How to trim your 2016 North Trust bar with Colleen Carroll
Out in Brazil this season, Colleen talks us through what she does to her NKB trust bar after she gets it out of the box. The NKB bar allows all sorts of different tweaks and adjustments that can suit any rider. From shortening the de-power throw, suicide and quick release modes and shortening the bar […]
2017 Women’s ION Muse series released
Temperatures are rising ladies!
Core Surfboards 2017
Clean lines and German designs from Core
Hood River, Oregon | USA
Hood River is an epic mountainous beauty and an adventurer’s playground
Mannar | Sri Lanka
Mannar is the most recently discovered kite destination in Sri Lanka, with a 50km chain of sandbars and islands
Achill Island | Ireland
Just off the west coast of Ireland, Achill Island has a dramatic coastline with towering sea cliffs
Rhodes | Greece
The waters are beautifully clear and with a huge beach to work with, there’s plenty of space for everyone
Porto Pollo, Sardinia | Italy
Located in the north of Sardinia near Palau, Porto Pollo boasts two large bays and seven kilometres of open sandy beach
Lo Stagnone, Sicily | Italy
Lo Stagnone lagoon is 2,000 hectares – an enourmous expanse of mirror-flat kiteable water
Bonaire | The Caribbean
Part of the Dutch Caribbean, Bonaire is a small island 50 miles north of Venezuela with regular flights from Europe