North Kiteboarding

North Kiteboarding

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Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Atmos Hybrid 138 x 41cm 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Atmos Hybrid 138 x 41cm 2020
North Kiteboarding Atmos Hybrid

We’ve been hugely impressed with the scope of the North Kiteboarding product range, something they have developed over an exceedingly short amount of time. The Atmos is their freeride and big air twin tip, available in two constructions: Hybrid and Carbon. The Hybrid version here uses carbon taping in high load areas to reinforce the glass lamination over the Paulownia…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Carve 7m 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Carve 7m 2020
North Kiteboarding Carve

The Carve from North Kiteboarding is a three strut wave kite; the clue is in the name, designed to offer fast turning, excellent drift and impressive depower. Suitable for both strapless freestyle and waves it’s the kite in the range you want to be looking at if you spend your days with a surfboard beneath your feet. It’s a medium…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Charge 5’9” 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Charge 5’9” 2020
North Kiteboarding Charge

North Kiteboarding have put a lot of effort into their surfboard range, and it shows. Shaper Jaimie Scott has been working hard behind the scenes to bring three shapes that will cover all bases in the surf no matter what the conditions throw at you. The Charge is, as the name suggests, the stick to take out on the bigger…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Comp 5’2 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Comp 5’2 2020
North Kiteboarding Comp

Strapless freestyle is a force to be reckoned with these days, the GKA World Tour put it firmly on the map a few years back, and it’s here to stay. While you can ride any surfboard without straps and make it work, increasingly more brands are specifically creating sticks for the needs of the pro riders. The Comp from North…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Cross 5’2 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Cross 5’2 2020
North Kiteboarding Cross

One thing North Kiteboarding have done well is the naming of the products; everything is almost self-explanatory. Charge big waves on the Charge, win strapless freestyle competitions on the Comp, and if you want something in between, well then the Cross is that crossover board between strapless freestyle and charging big waves. It borrows similarities from the other two boards…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Focus Carbon 139 x 42cm 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Focus Carbon 139 x 42cm 2020
North Kiteboarding Focus Carbon

The Focus twin tip comes in both wooden and carbon variants. We had the carbon on test for this issue which promises the perfect balance of stiffness and flex for an unrivalled freestyle performance board. The boards core is made from high grade paulownia wood which is fine tuned per size to ensure performance is maintained. This is then enveloped…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Navigator 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Navigator 2020
North Kiteboarding Navigator

The Bar We were incredibly impressed to see North Kiteboarding had brought their kite bar to the table. Kite bars are incredibly expensive to produce and have to perform in such a vast range of conditions it would have been easy for the brand to go the OEM route. Hugh Pinfold was tasked with coming up with a new control…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Orbit 9m 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Orbit 9m 2020
North Kiteboarding Orbit

We had seen a few prototypes of this kite being used by the likes of Jesse Richman and Nick Jacobsen at the King Of The Air in South Africa. The Orbit is as the name suggests, is a freeride and big air kite for boosting. It’s a 5-strut design with a high aspect swept wingtip design and a flattish profile.…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Pulse 9m 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Pulse 9m 2020
North Kiteboarding Pulse

Norths line up continues to grow with kites sitting in almost all corners of our sport. The Pulse sits firmly as the freestyle machine in the line up designed to be ridden at its top end with power and solid rider input. The Pulse is a 3 strut hybrid C shaped kite with a compact, low drag pullyless bridle system.…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Atmos Carbon 138 x 41cm 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Atmos Carbon 138 x 41cm 2019
North Kiteboarding Atmos Carbon

Nick Jacobsen’s weapon of choice is always going to generate a lot of interest: he’s rolling on a tricked out version of the Atmos big air and freeride board from North Kiteboarding. The full carbon layup includes multiple flavours of the wonder material in different layups to create a light and stiff board that looks murdered out in the full…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Dice 9m 2018
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Dice 9m 2018
North Kiteboarding Dice

The Dice has long been a popular kite in the North Kiteboarding line up. They have four main products these days; each kite tries to fulfil a dual purpose, the Neo is a great wave kite that can also handle freeriding, the Rebel is a high end freeride kite that also works well for beginners and the Vegas is a…

Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Evo 8m 2018
Kitesurfing Reviews - North Kiteboarding Evo 8m 2018
North Kiteboarding Evo

The Evo has undergone a huge overhaul this year with an aim to define its place within the North Kiteboarding line up. In previous years it’s always been the all-round weapon of choice but often sat too close to the Rebel to allow it to stand out on its own. This year we see a radical change in the design…

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Leave it to Mikkel Hansen to get you stocked for a weekend session!

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The expectations were high to the homeboy Nick Jacobsen at the first Cold Hawaii Big Air. But it was three flying dutchmen who flew away…

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Engineered and refined for connection, comfort and performance, North Kiteboarding's Flex Bindings give you a locked-in feel and solid support. Extremely soft KnitFlex straps are…

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The qualification process for Red Bull King of the Air has undergone some major changes and now is your chance to get your entry in.…

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Nick Jacobsen welcomes the worlds best kitesurfers to Denmark and the first Big Air-event ever in the country of fairytales. The wind is blowing heavily…

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Marc Jacobs - making it look effortless on his North 2021 gear!

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North Kiteboarding 2021 Prime has arrived! Instantly familiar, intuitive and comfortable, the Prime helps you progress faster in your freeride game. A sweet performer in…

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North Kiteboarding's 2021 Carve has arrived! Powerful, reactive and controllable, the Carve provides instant drift with the flick of your wrist, allowing you to power…

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Danish North rider, Mikkel Hansen shares his first vlog called 'My Progression Insights' - Check it out and let us know what you think!

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John Perry and Chris Bobryk mixed it up with a little park riding and freestyle on a windy Hood River day in the park. They…

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Introducing North Kiteboarding's 2021 Atmos Carbon - your big air and performance freeride board. With a dynamic and responsive full carbon lay up, a new…

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Introducing North Kiteboarding's 2021 Orbit - Refined and engineered for even bigger boosts, better loops and longer hangtime. Watch this!

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Mystic have just launched the impressive Stealth Harness, and we’ve got one to give away to a lucky subscriber this issue. Click here to win!

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Issue 82

Kitesurfing when it’s windy provides a much-needed hit of adrenalin that was denied to most of us during lockdown. The conditions finally turned on for an all-out, balls to the wall wave session at one of his local spots and Rou Chater was there for his fix. Read all about it right here...

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COVID hit, and the industry went into panic mode, but then lockdown was eased, and sales went through the roof, “the best two months in the industry”, was a phrase we heard a lot, but what comes next? Rou Chater investigates, click here to check it out!

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Christian and Karine are back once again with an impressive line up of tricks for you to learn, and we can get out and actually try them on the water this issue! If you are looking to spice up your riding, look no further with some stylish moves for you to master. Click here to get your homework.

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Issue 82

We’ve got the last of the 2020 kit on test as we wait for the 2021 gear to start rolling through the door. This issue we have kites and boards on test from North, F-ONE, Core and Harlem. Find out what we thought right here.

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Issue 82

More incredible images with no place to call home, check them out!

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We’ve adjusted our Tech Focus to feature more brands and more technological innovations from the sport. This issue the F-One Magnet Carbon, North Reach, Eleveight PRS Rails, Mystic Stealth Harness and Flysurfer VMG race kite go under the microscope…

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Issue 81

Christian and Karine are back once again with an impressive line up of tricks for you to learn, and we can get out and actually try them on the water this issue! They’ve got some flashy moves for the pros and some simple ones for the beginners out there too!

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Issue 81

This issue we chat to Grace Seeley and Holley Butler who head up the North Kiteboarding marketing team. It was no small task last year to relaunch the brand, and they should be seen as inspirational figures within the sport. Jen Tyler chats to them and finds out where they came from and where they are headed...

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Issue 80

Christian and Karine are back once again with an impressive line up of tricks for you to learn, OK so you can’t try them out right now, but visualization from the sofa is always highly recommended. Learn something new now and put it to good use on your first session back on the water!

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We managed to get a few new products into the test teams hands before we were all forced off the water, here’s what we got through with kites from Core, Duotone, Liquid Force and Slingshot and boards from CrazyFly, Duotone, North, Core and Shinn!

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More incredible images with no place to call home, check them out!

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At North we are drawn to nature’s ever-changing playground – where water meets wind. We are Refined. Intuitive. Engineered. On 2 September 2020 we launch our all new Big Air, Surf and Freeride collections. Outdoor & sporting goods company

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