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!
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
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!
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
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
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
Blast your kitesurfing skills into the next level with a pro rider in a magic location
ZANZIBAR Island, Tanzania, East Africa NOW ON SALE
Amazing location on a beach that's all yours...
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Warp Speed Riding and Inter Galactic Boosting
Grab the winter woolies and join Ryan Coote on a big boosting adventure in Brandon Bay, Ireland, where the wind is howling and the water cold.
World Record Broken for the Longest Distance Kited by a Fema
Over in the middle east, a kiter chick has just deflated her kite after a 17 hour session on the water, riding nearly 300km from Bahrain to Doha, Qatar. And she could have gone further!
Check out this artsy kiting photoshoot by Ydwer and Airush
Airush have been known for some pretty crazy photoshoots in the past, but this one certainly takes a bit more than a glance to understand.
The last man standing: All major brands sell hydrofoils
This week Naish released their 2016/2017 promo video featuring the Ride, Trip and Fly, but it also showed off a shiny yellow hydrofoil, completing the list of major kite brands to release a foil for the masses.
Watch this insane kiteboarder tie himself to a yacht
Alex Thompson is the guy you might have seen do crazy things with his IMOCA 60 Hugo Boss, but this stunt puts even the best kiteboarders to shame.