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Job Opportunity - Working with the sports you love - Kitesurfing News
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Job Opportunity - Working with the sports you love

The Kite and SUP industry are ever changing and this is an exciting opportunity to fully embrace the sports you love with your work.

Does your favourite kiter chick, kite NAKED in Winter? - Kitesurfing News
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Does your favourite kiter chick, kite NAKED in Winter?

This one isn't your typical 'boardies over the wetsuit' debate, these girls tell all about what they wear UNDER their wetsuits.

Cool Strapless Tricks with a Twintip/Surfboard - Kitesurfing News
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Cool Strapless Tricks with a Twintip/Surfboard

Watch these super fun little tricks with a twintip and surfboard in the beautiful St Martin.

How to make the most of your kids kiteboarding lessons. - Kitesurfing News
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How to make the most of your kids kiteboarding lessons.

Teaching kids to kitesurf isn't an overnight process, but there are a few tricks to make their first experience an overnight success!

100 yr Old Man Goes Kiteboarding for his Birthday! - Kitesurfing News
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100 yr Old Man Goes Kiteboarding for his Birthday!

What a legend! This bloke celebrated his birthday on Maui with a few of his mates, by hitting the water with a kite and a catamaran.

What's the difference between a 6m kite. And a 6m kite? - Kitesurfing News
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What's the difference between a 6m kite. And a 6m kite?

Part 2 in our Kiteboarding for Kids series, explains the difference between a kite that's been scaled down to 6m, and a kite that's built to be a 6m. Or 4m. Or any size for that matter!

Watch a Kitemare unfold, and a rescuer ask for money! - Kitesurfing News
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Watch a Kitemare unfold, and a rescuer ask for money!

This kite instructor gets tangled with a learner, extracts the two kites, gives away his own kite and then has to pay for his own rescue in Mauritius.

This is why Windsurfers convert to Kiteboarding - Kitesurfing News
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This is why Windsurfers convert to Kiteboarding

Poor bloke... All he wanted to do was go sailing, and his mate on a kite couldn't help but show off!

Got kids? Start 'em young. Start 'em now! - Kitesurfing News
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Got kids? Start 'em young. Start 'em now!

Part One of our series on getting your kids into kiteboarding. This installment, we explain why trainer kites are the best way to start, and why NOW is the time to fly one!

A Masters Degree in Life, by Traveling the World Kiting - Kitesurfing News
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A Masters Degree in Life, by Traveling the World Kiting

Canadian kiteboard Sam Medysky chose to spend his life in search of friendship, kiteboarding locations and adventure. So this year he packed his stuff, and chose to stay in Canada but travel 5000km to Squamish - kiting the whole way.

Kiteboard 4 Cancer in it's 10th Year - Kitesurfing News
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Kiteboard 4 Cancer in it's 10th Year

Ten years, hundreds of thousands of dollars raised and 150+ kiters are each event, the Kiteboard 4 Cancer has become a seriously big deal for the sport, and people living with Cancer.

Pro Camp in Fiji with Dan Sweeney - Kitesurfing News
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Pro Camp in Fiji with Dan Sweeney

Blast your kitesurfing skills into the next level with a pro rider in a magic location

ZANZIBAR Island, Tanzania, East Africa NOW ON SALE - Kitesurfing News
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ZANZIBAR Island, Tanzania, East Africa NOW ON SALE

Amazing location on a beach that's all yours...

Kite Foiler Almost Collides With Whale! - Kitesurfing News
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Kite Foiler Almost Collides With Whale!

Over in San Francisco, the birthplace of modern kite foiling - two kite foilers have some super close to some migrating humpback whales, with one kiter wiping out right on top of one!

Life Saving Advice for Kitebording in Winter Weather - Kitesurfing News
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Life Saving Advice for Kitebording in Winter Weather

Did you know that kites have more power in winter? Read this article full of life-saving tips for riding in the winter storms this season.

Watch a kite being electrified by powerlines - Kitesurfing News
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Watch a kite being electrified by powerlines

Next time you are kiting alongside power lines, you'll be more careful after watching this video of a bloke in the Philippines land his kite across two of them.

Welcome to the Other Side - Incredible Freestyle in WA - Kitesurfing News
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Welcome to the Other Side - Incredible Freestyle in WA

Featuring spectacular footage of iconic Australian kiting locations like Safety Bay in WA, this short film follows two kiters on a road trip to the land down under.

Learn how to Raley with Ewan Jaspan - Kitesurfing News
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Learn how to Raley with Ewan Jaspan

The Raley is one of the most popular tricks in kiteboarding, and leads to every other unhooked trick in the book. Learn how to nail it in one session with Ewan Jaspan.

Bikini Babes and Kiteboarders - Selling products since 1999 - Kitesurfing News
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Bikini Babes and Kiteboarders - Selling products since 1999

Remember the days when kite pants were cool? Were they ever cool? Coca-Cola seem to think so back in 1999, when the released this commercial showcasing the latest watersport to hit the beaches.

DIY Kiting Projects for Winter - Kitesurfing News
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DIY Kiting Projects for Winter

As kiting days become scarce, and the days get shorter - it's time to think of some winter pass-times to get you through until November. Open that shed and dust off the tools, it's time for some DIY!

Kiteboarding the biggest waves in the world - Kitesurfing News
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Kiteboarding the biggest waves in the world

Some of the biggest waves in the world roll into Nazar?, and this week there was one kiteboarder there to ride them....

Tips for Untanging Kite Bars and Lines - Kitesurfing News
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Tips for Untanging Kite Bars and Lines

Tangled lines? No worries! Follow these tips for untangling kite lines and you'll be launching again in less than 20 minutes, every time!

Uninhabited Islands and Perfect Kiting Conditions - Kitesurfing News
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Uninhabited Islands and Perfect Kiting Conditions

Some of the most enjoyable kiting sessions come from the days you least expect; the team from Patagonia know this all too well after spending a few weeks on board the Cabrinha Quest in the Pacific, at a place they call 'The Island of Everything'.

When Ship Gets Real - Naish Riders Explore Lanai Island - Kitesurfing News
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When Ship Gets Real - Naish Riders Explore Lanai Island

Tucked away between Molokai and Maui is a relatively unheard of little island called Lanai, where a giant cargo ship met its doom, and a small group of kiteboarders went camping for the weekend.

How to get into Wakeskating - Kitesurfing News
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How to get into Wakeskating

Bored with regular twintips? Tired of surfboards? Try a wakeskate! Alex Lewis-Hughes tells you how to get started, and answers all the questions you have about kiteboarding's most niche discipline.

It's time for The Megaloop Challenge - Kitesurfing News
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It's time for The Megaloop Challenge

16 of the worlds best kite loopers are prepping for a summer in waiting, as the Red Bull Mega Loop Challenge event window opens today.

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