Tried and Tested

The wind has been a cruel mistress this issue, so our test is rather light, but we’d rather test things properly with some decent wind than just regurgitate the manufacturers blurb! We did manage to test gear from Core, Crazy Fly, Moses, Ozone and Wainman Hawaii though!

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The second iteration of the Hood Jam promises to be one of the juiciest contests of the year. Fresh, new talent and ripe veterans will battle it out in the Slid...

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This video has the wrong title, it should be called how to book yourself straight into hospital! We all know how great foiling is on kites, just be thankful y...

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The team at Ocean Rodeo have just released the new Session 3 Harness. The Session 3 is the third generation of this popular model, and it's packed with new fea...

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Foil kites are becoming more and more popular, but they don't come cheap, and most of them feature plastic ribs which help give the leading edge its shape. We'...

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Last week we showed you all the latest development in foiling - the twintip hydrofoil! Well this week Huindi want to show you how it turns around. No sign of a...

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CORE Kiteboarding presents their second generation, all-carbon freestyle boards. These boards are lighter, stronger and more refined than ever. Don't miss out,...

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 - Anapa
Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Anapa

Maybe a place that is not at the top of most kiters visit lists, Russia actually has some amazing kiteboarding gems.  Russia is an absolutely huge country with a vast border and different seas so for the purp...

Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Tel Aviv
Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv

In Israel there's the saying: “You go to Haifa to work, to Jerusalem to learn, and to Tel Aviv to play”. So get ready to play when you visit this beautiful city, located at the coast of the Mediterranean S...

Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Limnos
Kitesurfing Travel Guides - Limnos

With the island’s nickname being ‘wind-ridden one’, it is no surprise that Keros bay is an idyllic kitesurfing destination during the European summer season. Boasting postcard-worthy beaches, crystal-cle...


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 - Pop to Toeside
Kitesurfing Technique - Pop to Toeside
Pop to Toeside

Some time ago back in the annals of history, or issue 2 to be precise, we looked at how to slide the board from heelside to toeside. Probably one of the first tasty moves any of us learnt. Now it’s time to t...

Kitesurfing Technique - Unhooked Jump
Kitesurfing Technique - Unhooked Jump
Unhooked Jump

From experience with many kiters and guests we are loath to admit that the box of gold under the rainbow to many is the sacred art of unhooking and all that comes with it. How many times have we read a pre cli...

Kitesurfing Technique - Heel to Toe Carve
Kitesurfing Technique - Heel to Toe Carve
Heel to Toe Carve

Carving from your heels to you toes with grace whilst throwing up a wall of spray feels divine and looks pretty darn good too. Most of us stumbled from our toes back around to our heels, but somehow this turn...


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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 - F-ONE Kiteboarding Bandit 9m 2016
Kitesurfing Reviews - F-ONE Kiteboarding Bandit 9m 2016
F-ONE Kiteboarding Bandit

The flagship kite from F-ONE is now in it’s ninth year, which means I’m getting old as I was there when they launched the very first one! This year the Robert Graham and Raphael Salles wanted to work on th...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Wainman Hawaii Punch 10.5m 2016
Kitesurfing Reviews - Wainman Hawaii Punch 10.5m 2016
Wainman Hawaii Punch

We tested the Generation 3.0 Gypsy 6.5m last year and have been looking forward to getting our hands on the Punch. Generation 3.0 of the Wainman Hawaii series of kites was long awaited. Unlike other brands Wai...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Wainman Hawaii Cruzer 136 x 40.5cm 2016
Kitesurfing Reviews - Wainman Hawaii Cruzer 136 x 40.5cm 2016
Wainman Hawaii Cruzer

Now in its second year, the Wainman Hawaii Cruzer is only going to build on its initial success. And with the likes of Forest Bakker, Wainman Hawaii Pro Rider, claiming it as his “board of choice” it’s b...

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