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Filming kitesurfing over your shoulder with a GoPro HD - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Filming kitesurfing over your shoulder with a GoPro HD

Lots of inventive solutions from Australian Kitesurfers on how to get great imagery with the GoPro

Skin Cancer & Melanoma - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Skin Cancer & Melanoma

If you're out in the sun a lot, you need to be aware of the effects, and have your skin regularly checked for melanomas

How to self land your kite - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to self land your kite

Self landing a kite is handy skill to have...

How to do your first jump - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to do your first jump

Kiteboarding jumps are visually spectacular and a real buzz to do. Just getting started? This kiteboard jump tutorial is for you.

Winter Weather Warning for new Kitesurfers - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Winter Weather Warning for new Kitesurfers

Take care with winter winds - they can change radically, both in direction and speed. Wind speed can double in an instant.

Kite relaunch technique videos - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Kite relaunch technique videos

These two short clips are basic crash courses on relaunching a kite.

How to make a Paulownia Kite Board - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to make a Paulownia Kite Board

GDog shares how he handmade made his own kiteboard, from scratch

Do I need kitesurfing lessons? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Do I need kitesurfing lessons?

Should I learn of my mates, or get lessons, or...

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson  - Part 2 - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson - Part 2

Kitesurfing Wave Tips # 2 - Thanks to all those who sent questions after the last article.

Right of Way Rules - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Right of Way Rules

There's a kiter coming straight at you - what happens? What about wave riding?

Sydney Kitesurfing - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Sydney Kitesurfing

Kite surfing in Sydney - lessons, and more...

Progress your kiting with an Intermediate Lesson - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Progress your kiting with an Intermediate Lesson

Most people get a few beginner kitesurfing lessons and quickly plateau - this doesn't have to be you!

Kitesurfing Terminology & Lingo - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Kitesurfing Terminology & Lingo

Chicken loop? A loop when you're scared? All the terms explained.

How to start Kiteboarding - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to start Kiteboarding

All the information you need to get started in Kite surfing - Lessons, Associations and getting plugged into the community...

Getting out through a beach break... - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Getting out through a beach break...

Heading out in the surf for the first time, maybe at a local beach break? Some great tips from the crew in the forums about how to kitesurf your way out through the sets...

How to go upwind on your kiteboard - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to go upwind on your kiteboard

Going upwind is one of the first skills you'll need when kiteboarding, otherwise you'll be doing "the walk of shame" .. walking back to where you started, rather than kiting there!

How to go from Surfing to Kitesurfing - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to go from Surfing to Kitesurfing

If you've never kitesurfed before, but love your surfing, then read on to see how you can turn those blown-out days into something amazing...

Wave Riding Tips - Backhand, by Ben Wilson - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Wave Riding Tips - Backhand, by Ben Wilson

Kitesurfing tips on backhand riding in waves by Ben Wilson

Riding in Perth, WA - What you need to know. - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Riding in Perth, WA - What you need to know.

The West Australian Kitesurfing Association have put together some handy fact sheets for kiting around the metro area of Perth

Travelling to Bali - some Trip Tips - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Travelling to Bali - some Trip Tips

Here are a few tips to help you if you plan on going to Bali to Kite.

How's your board control? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How's your board control?

Are you being slack while you're kitesurfing and not focusing as much as you could?

How to pack your kitesurfing bag for travelling - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to pack your kitesurfing bag for travelling

Going away on a kiteboarding trip can be a total disaster if you don't pack your kite properly.

Should I use a board leash? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Should I use a board leash?

If you come from a surfing background, it's tempting to use a board leash - find out why not.

About Buying Second Hand kites - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

About Buying Second Hand kites

Some tips & tricks for buying your next kite...

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson - Part 3 - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson - Part 3

In this article we will cover 2 advanced kitesurfing moves plus some survival tips when it all goes wrong.

Will you waste this summer? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Will you waste this summer?

If you want to progress in Kitesurfing, sometimes you need to have a plan...

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