Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush One V2 9m 2022
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush One V2 9m 2022
Airush One V2

This is the 2nd generation of the One from Airush, just released in September 2021. Our South African based test team were lucky to get their hands on it so early, being a hop, skip, and a jump away from Airush headquarters, located in the surfside town of Muizenberg. The One V2 has been designed with simplicity, usability, and durability…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Ride 50cm 2022
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Ride 50cm 2022
Airush Ride

The all-new Airush Ride bar is a clean, simple bar that is easy to use and designed to work with all 4-line Airush kites. It comes with 24m lines and features the Aero cleat trim system and tool-less adjustable throw, which means you can set the length of your depower to fit the length of your arms; Even T-Rex's would…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Switch 138 x 41cm 2022
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Switch 138 x 41cm 2022
Airush Switch

The 2022 Airush Switch is an absolute stunner with its Palownia exposed wood core and simple, modern graphics. We know graphics have no impact on the performance of a board, but when a board looks this good, we're pretty sure we look better riding it! To be fair, there aren't too many hideous boards on the market, but we are…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Switch Team 138 x 41cm 2022
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Switch Team 138 x 41cm 2022
Airush Switch Team

The 2022 Airush Switch and Switch Team arrived at our doorstep on the same day, which was an exciting delivery as we love a good back-to-back test! If you haven't read our review of the Switch, that's a great place to start. The Switch is a phenomenal freeride board, but the Switch Team, even though it's the same shape, is…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Apex V5 135 x 41cm 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Apex V5 135 x 41cm 2019
Airush Apex V5

Airush have pumped out some lookers for the 2019 season, and the Apex V5 was the first we had the privilege of trying. A board designed for those of us who have a passion for both freestyle and big air freeride, and the experience to get the most out of it. The Apex V5 has the classic Airush outline, with…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Freeride Foil 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Freeride Foil 2019
Airush Freeride Foil

Airush have a comprehensive foil line up that has been on the market for a little while now. Combining carbon composite wings with aluminium masts and fuselages the range offers excellent value for anyone looking to get into foiling. Utilising the standard twin track mast mount set up means there are a wealth of board choices out there to go…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Livewire 140 x 42cm 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Livewire 140 x 42cm 2019
Airush Livewire

Airush have been at the forefront of freestyle and wakestyle riding for years with many great riders on their team, freestyle rider Alex Pastor is often seen throwing down on the Livewire Team board, this is a lighter version of the Livewire purely dedicated to competition freestyle. This issue we are taking a look at the Livewire V6. This is…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Mini Monster Convert 5’2 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Mini Monster Convert 5’2 2019
Airush Mini Monster Convert

The Mini Monster Convert from Airush sets out to bridge the gap between a light wind freeride wave weapon and a capable foil board. Its got some very fish looking aspects, such as the full nose and the winged tail, and the volume is high and distributed in the centre of the board with a full nose too. The rocker…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Union V4 12m 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Union V4 12m 2019
Airush Union V4

The Union from Airush made a huge impression when it first appeared a few years ago, and the 4th version of the popular kite is no less impressive, and we predict will be no less popular. A 3 strut all-round kite, it has been designed as the first and last kite you should ever need for the weekend warrior and…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Wave V8 9m 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Wave V8 9m 2019
Airush Wave V8

The Wave V8 is back for 2019 as part of Airush’s extensive kite line up. Dedicated entirely to those who seek the kite to shred all manner of waves in all conditions, it has been fine-tuned for maximum response, drift and stability. The Wave houses 3 struts, is of moderate aspect ratio, and uses the Airush Load Frame V4 for…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Ultra V2 10m 2018
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Ultra V2 10m 2018
Airush Ultra V2

Airush have been at the forefront of the kite industry for many years now producing some brilliant market leading designs and technologies. This issue we are going to be taking a look at the new Ultra V2. The 2019 Airush Ultra V2 is a single strut, lightweight SLE that is targeting not only the light wind foiling market, but has…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Union 7m 2016
Kitesurfing Reviews - Airush Union 7m 2016
Airush Union

The Union is a new addition to the Airush lineup for 2016 and is billed as an all-round machine for the intermediate to advanced rider. As the name suggests the kite is something of an amalgamation with elements from the Lithium, Wave and Razor models being brought to the drawing board, and the Union bringing them all together with a…

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Airush Kiteboarding's Apex is a versatile, all-around board for intermediate to advanced riders, whether they use boots or bindings in freeride or big air. The…

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Embrace the Summer sunshine feeling every day with the new Airush Helios Yellow collection! The way kiteboarding continues to evolve is staggering; we can put…

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Check out AK's latest Compact Wingboard - designed specifically for dedicated wing borders! The Compact has been fully optimised for wingboarding, with its highly concentrated…

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The dust has settled, and the 2022 Kite Park League Team Battle is complete, and with it comes a new standard for competitive park riding.…

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Welcome to day five of the Team Battle! Along with the warm welcome of the western breeze, the Slider Project is happy to re-introduce the…

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There's a lot in life to be grateful for, and we're stoked to see Oswald Smith and Kiko Torres taking a moment to share some…

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What happens when the Airush team has a day off in the same city? Join Victor Hays as he packs up some Lithium and heads…

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Premiering for the first time - Introducing the newest member of our harness collection, the Ether Low Back Waist Harness. The Ether low back is…

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The longest running board model in kiteboarding history. Airush's Switch is the ultimate refined freeride machine. Designed for all-round fun riding. This board combines ease…

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Jack vs Slider - Jack eating it at the park! #WipeoutWednesday

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Tom Court and Graham Howes team up in this one and head to Tarifa for the GKA Big Air World Championships, GKA Kite Expo, and…

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Issue 94

The energy is back in the kitesurfing industry, with events happening left, right, and centre! Editor Crystal Veness gives the update on King of the Air, the recent IKSURFMAG / Tonic Mag Kite and Wing Demo Weekender, and talks about the importance of a close knit local kiting community!

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Issue 94

Mauritius is a dream holiday for any kitesurfer with world class waves, tropical lagoons, and an island vibe that can’t be matched! Our Brand Manager, Anastasia Pankina, joined Antoine Auriol and the crew at C Mauritius for the inaugural C Kite Festival this June. Read on to find out what she thought about the up-and-coming destination of Palmar!

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Issue 94

Lightroom Issue 94 is the place to feast your eyes on some of this issue’s best photos!

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Issue 93

Get in the know with On The Fly, featuring all the latest industry news. Learn about the new kite from Airush, the life of a grom with Marley Franco, and a few very exciting industry events scheduled for June 2022. Get updates from riders in South Africa, Dominican Republic, Tarifa, and Ireland, and more in this issue’s On The Fly!

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Issue 92

What does the development cycle of a new kite product look like? Clinton Filen, Airush Brand Director, takes us behind the scenes, giving us some insight on just how many people and how much time it takes to bring a new product to market. Find out more in this Q&A!

6 months ago
Issue 92

In a round-up of the latest industry news, this issue, we go behind the scenes of the newest kiteboarding film on Netflix, Into The Wind. The World Class Kiteboarding Academy fills us in on their semester in South Africa, and we visit the hottest new spot on the GKA tour, Salinas del Rey. That's not all! Hear travel updates from your favourite pros and up-and-coming talents as they session worldwide. It's all right here in On The Fly!

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Issue 91

The best photos with nowhere else to go, feast your eyes on our photo gallery in Lightroom Issue 91!

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Issue 90

While kiting is technically a solo sport, Crystal Veness believes that community is the keystone to kitesurfing, and that sessions only get better when shared! Read more in our Issue 90 Editorial!

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Issue 90

In the last issue of 2021, we chased wind all over the UK and South Africa to put the latest kite gear to the test! Find out what the IKSURFMAG Test Team thought about the kite of Kings, the new North Orbit, along with some fancy new kit from Eleveight, Airush, Manera, and Ion!

10 months ago
Issue 90

So many photos, so little space! Lightroom Issue 90 features a few of our favourite kiteboarding shots from the past two months. Check it out!

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Issue 89

This issue, we’ve got quite the mixed bag of gear with big ticket items like kites and boards on test alongside the accessories that are essential to getting you out on the water. We tested products from Airush, North, Nobile, and more… Find out what we thought of the latest gear from your favourite brands!

12 months ago
Issue 89

Get a glimpse of what’s going on in the world of kite. This issue, we go beyond the cover with Ozzy, behind the design with Airwave, and check in on the event scene to keep you up to date and in the know! Read all about it in IKSURFMAG’s On The Fly!

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