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Quad-Tex - Naish releases Quadrupal Ripstop for less tears! - Kitesurfing News
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Quad-Tex - Naish releases Quadrupal Ripstop for less tears!

How many rips can rip-stop stop, if you add four stops to stop rips?

Girls can go strapless too! - Kitesurfing News
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Girls can go strapless too!

Cynthia Brown shows that girls don't need footstraps, as she flies high over the Hood River and Baja...

Say No to life jackets! Sign this Petition - Kitesurfing News
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Say No to life jackets! Sign this Petition

A recent ruling by NSW Maritime has changed the rules relating to Kiteboarders and Life Jackets. Now, kiters must wear a life jacket. All the time. No matter how close they're kiting from the beach!

This is 2017 Airush - Team | Reefer | Diamond | Progression - Kitesurfing News
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This is 2017 Airush - Team | Reefer | Diamond | Progression

Fresh off the cutting room floor - Airush have shown a sneak peak of their 2017 lineup in an appropriately titled video 'This is 2017 Airush'.

Chapter One - A story about how kiteboarding became great. - Kitesurfing News
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Chapter One - A story about how kiteboarding became great.

This movie promises an incredible story of the sport of kiteboarding, delivered in a full length feature film, shot in 4k.

Twintip Kite Foil Released with Inflatable Board! - Kitesurfing News
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Twintip Kite Foil Released with Inflatable Board!

The first video of a twintip hydrofoil have just hit the internet, complete with

Cabrinha Fireball - Set to change the way kiters 'hook up'. - Kitesurfing News
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Cabrinha Fireball - Set to change the way kiters 'hook up'.

Why design a system for unhooking, when 90% of riders will never do it? Cabrinha have designed the first connection system exclusively for the sport of kiteboarding, called the Fireball.

Bridge Bro's Break World Sailing Record on Kites - Kitesurfing News
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Bridge Bro's Break World Sailing Record on Kites

A long standing record in the UK has been broken by two brothers on kite foils, with the womens record being broken by their mum!!

Learn how to S-Bend with Ewan Jaspan - Kitesurfing News
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Learn how to S-Bend with Ewan Jaspan

It's a great move to learn just after the Railey, and when done right, an S-Bend is one of the best looking tricks in the book. Learn how to do one, with Ewan Jaspan.

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.

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