Tried and Tested

Loads of 2017 gear on test including seven new kites and some twin tips and a surfboard as well as the all new Click Bar from North!

48 mins ago | 2:5

Huge congrats to the young Tom Bridge on winning the 2016 Sardinia Kiteboarding Grand Slam as part of the IKA Kiteboarding World Championships! He took a few d...

20 hours ago | 2:0

The climax to an extraordinary four event season on the GKA Wave & Strapless Freestyle Tour concluded today on the last possible afternoon in epic conditio...

23 hours ago | 2:18

Adam Withington goes off in Hood River paving new roads for the sport. Kiteboarding is influencing other surfing, SUP disciplines by pushing the limits with fo...

1 day ago | 2:9

Check out all the action from the BIG AIR at the 2016 IKA World Championships Final! Both the men & women have been going absolutely huge to wow the crowd...

1 day ago | 1:51

Ben Beholz brings us another handy tuition video! The Backroll Transition offers a lot of different variants to play with. You also can add all the common Grab...

2 days ago

The exciting finale of the Global Kitesports Association (GKA) Wave and Strapless Freestyle Tour went down in Dakhla, Morocco in classic form. All the perennial...

Kitesurfing Travel Guides

We have a wealth of kitesurfing travel guides at your fingertips. Choose your next kiteboarding destination by browsing our interactive map and reading in-depth information on accommodation, wind and weather, the best spots to kitesurf, local kitesurfing schools and recommended restaurants and nightlife for each location. Our kitesurfing travel guides are categorised into continent and countries so you can easily pick where you would like to in the sun.

Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Cape Town
Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Cape Town
Cape Town

Frequented by some of the planets top kitesurfers and home to the scintillating Red Bull King of the Air, Blouberg in Cape Town cannot fail to express through action just what an incredible place it is. It is...

South Africa
Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Kalpitiya
Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Kalpitiya

Kalpitiya is the new best kite destination in Asia, both in winter and summer. Kalpitiya offers a variety of huge flat spots with strong and consistent wind. The main spot is perfect for learning with flat sha...

Sri Lanka
Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Mui Ne
Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Mui Ne
Mui Ne

Vietnam is in southeast Asia and runs from north to south along the South China Sea.  This is a country steeped in history, so even for the non-kiter there is plenty to see and do. Mui Ne, which means ‘shel...


Kitesurfing Riders

Browse for your favourite pro kitesurfers in our riders database, with hundreds of pro riders listed all your heroes are right here. Easily find what you are looking for by viewing popular kitesurfers, male kitesurfers or female kitesurfers. Each rider profile gives you a quick overview of the latest posts they have shared from Facebook, information about themselves, related news posts, videos, magazine articles and cover shots they have ever featured in. Get all the latest news and information about your favourite kitesurfers in one easy place.

Kitesurfing Technique

Christian and Karine have been putting together the best kitesurfing technique guides in the business since our very first issue. There are hundreds of different kitesurfing tricks and tips to choose from including beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. Our kitesurfing technique section is easy to navigate and the perfect place to improve your knowledge before you hit the water.

Kitesurfing Technique - Slide Turn
Kitesurfing Technique - Slide Turn
Slide Turn

There are many life-changing moments in kiting, from the first planing runs, through coming in with a dry kite, to the virginal moment of silent airtime. Once we’re up and running, being able to change direc...

Kitesurfing Technique - Hooked Popped Front to Blind with Grab
Kitesurfing Technique - Hooked Popped Front to Blind with Grab
Hooked Popped Front to Blind with Grab

Grabbing always adds that extra touch of style, if you’ll excuse the pun, so adding one into an already technical move should feel pretty awesome and will definitely give you some extra kudos. Here you’ll...

Kitesurfing Technique - Toeside Popped Indy Grab
Kitesurfing Technique - Toeside Popped Indy Grab
Toeside Popped Indy Grab

This is a fun little addition to your toeside box of tricks which works equally well on flat water as it does off chop and kickers. If you’ve ever felt, yourself bereft of things to try on a downwinder this...


Kitesurfing Brands

Find all the kitesurfing brands in our database and quickly view the most popular kitesurfing brands out there today. Each kitesurfing brand profile gives you a quick overview of the latest posts they have shared from Facebook, information about the brand, related news posts, reviews, videos, magazine articles and cover shots they have ever featured in. Get all the latest news and information about your favourite kitesurfing brands in one easy place.


Kitesurfing Reviews

Take a look at all the latest and greatest kitesurfing reviews right here on our site. We've been testing and reviewing the latest kitesurfing equipment for years and our in depth kitesurfing reviews are revered the world over as being honest and up front. Easily find what you are looking for by browsing many categories or use our innovative search feature to find the right reviews you are looking for.

Kitesurfing Reviews - Naish Kiteboarding Slash 9m 2017
Kitesurfing Reviews - Naish Kiteboarding Slash 9m 2017
Naish Kiteboarding Slash

Naish have been pioneering quality kiteboarding design for many years now. Starting as a windsurfing brand, Naish moved onto kiteboarding, surf and SUP products. Founded and massively influenced by Robby Naish...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Cabrinha FX 12m 2017
Kitesurfing Reviews - Cabrinha FX 12m 2017
Cabrinha FX

Featuring again in the 2017 Cabrinha lineup is the popular FX, the big air/freestyle kite that leaves you wanting more time on the water. The modified c shape arc, 3-strut design along with its boxier tips and...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Liquid Force Kites Focus 138 x 42cm 2017
Kitesurfing Reviews - Liquid Force Kites Focus 138 x 42cm 2017
Liquid Force Kites Focus

Liquid Force made its way from wakeboarding into the kite industry back in 1999. Since then they have been developing an ever-growing range of equipment. Dedicating themselves to innovation, continued progress...

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