Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Apex V2 2024
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Apex V2 2024
Ozone Apex V2

The Apex V2 is a revolutionary hydrofoil board designed for the most progressive kite foilers of today. This super dynamic board offers stiffness, response, and compact shaping, making it a versatile option for various foiling adventures. Featuring a slim, lightweight, and durable construction, the Apex V2 delivers exceptional stability and responsiveness. The increased thickness and volume in the V2 model...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Code V4 138 x 41cm 2024
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Code V4 138 x 41cm 2024
Ozone Code V4

The Code is Ozone's all-around performance twin-tip, and the fourth iteration has just been released. Given the popularity of previous versions, its overall design remains similar, with predominantly construction tweaks to improve the flex and, in turn, performance characteristics. It's a medium rocker, medium flex, progressive outline board of average central width, pulled in tips and some very interesting design...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Edge V12 8m 2024
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Edge V12 8m 2024
Ozone Edge V12

The Ozone Edge. I can't think of another kite with both mass market appeal and a wide-ranging reputation for world-class performance. It has helped riders break Woo records, score course racing bullets, and, more recently, stand on the King of the Air podium! Nowadays, the Edge V12 tagline is simply 'Big Air, Epic Hangtime, and High Energy Freeride!' This hybrid...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Reo V7 2024
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Reo V7 2024
Ozone Reo V7

Two years after the launch of the V6, the Reo V7 has arrived, offering even tighter tuning for an exhilarating experience on the water. With its joystick control, this iconic kite delivers thrilling sessions every time. The Reo V7 is the perfect surf performance kite, designed to conquer any wave in any location. It features transverse sail shaping, which results...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Reo V7 Ultra-X 7m 2024
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Reo V7 Ultra-X 7m 2024
Ozone Reo V7 Ultra-X

It could be argued that, as a tester, you shouldn't get more excited about certain products than others, but we're all human, and Ozone has just released something special… Ozone has just dropped the new version of the legendary Reo and, in doing so, given us two construction options. The Reo V7 has similar Dacron and canopy types and weights...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Vortex Ultra-X 2024
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Vortex Ultra-X 2024
Ozone Vortex Ultra-X

The Vortex Ultra-X is a finely tuned powerhouse designed for thrill-seekers looking to elevate their twin-tip riding experience. Crafted for riders with an intermediate to pro level skill set, this kite promises an exhilarating ride with its big air performance capabilities. With a three-strut design enhanced by an Aluula airframe, the Vortex Ultra-X boasts exceptional stability and agility, setting it...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Zephyr V8 Ultra 2024
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Zephyr V8 Ultra 2024
Ozone Zephyr V8 Ultra

Introducing the Zephyr V8 Ultra-X, a light wind specific freeride machine designed for riders of any level who want to enjoy more time on the water. The goal was to enhance the performance of the Zephyr, making it easier and more fun to ride in light winds. With a huge wind range of 6-20 knots, the Zephyr V8 Ultra-X is...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Catalyst V4 2023
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Catalyst V4 2023
Ozone Catalyst V4

The Catalyst is a great kite for individuals who are new to the sport or riders who want a kite that is fun and boosts confidence. It is designed with ease of use and accessibility as the main focus. This kite is particularly recommended for entry-level to intermediate riders. The Catalyst V4 is extremely stable and easy to launch, land,...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Enduro V4 9m 2023
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Enduro V4 9m 2023
Ozone Enduro V4

A mainstay of the Ozone Kites lineup, the 4th version of the Enduro has undergone a big redesign using Ozone's latest design technology. Still coming into that 3 strut performance all round category, the Enduro V4 has been designed for intermediate to advanced riders who demand a kite to keep up with all conditions and all disciplines thrown at it....

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Torque V3 138 x 42 cm 2023
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Torque V3 138 x 42 cm 2023
Ozone Torque V3

Ozone's freestyle orientated twin tip, the Torque, has had a serious facelift for this 3rd version. Billed as a high-performance freestyle and freeride board, its square outline and aggressive bottom channelling cry out to be ridden by the aspiring freestyler. New in this third version, Ozone utilises a Hybrid Biax Fiberglass and UD Carbon Beam layup, which has resulted in...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Code V3 138 x 41cm 2022
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Code V3 138 x 41cm 2022
Ozone Code V3

As the trend of big air and that super smooth riding has firmly established itself as the current 'in' style, boards which were once relegated to the more senior cruiser amongst us have now become the go-to. The Code is one of those and is now back for its third version of the popular high-performance freeride board. The Ozone Code...

Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Reo V6 7m 2022
Kitesurfing Reviews - Ozone Reo V6 7m 2022
Ozone Reo V6

The Reo is the dedicated wave kite from Ozone, perfect for the rider who wants an uncompromising tool to maximise every session. Ozone is known for only releasing new products when it is ready, and the new Reo V6 comes with updated material technologies and tweaks to the design to further improve the flying characteristics. We've long been fans of...

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The BAKL crew, including Cohan van Dijk, Lorenzo Casati, Jesse Richman, Kimo Verkerk, Tim Walsh, and Tomas Aguirre, flew all the way to Maui, the...

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Mathis Ghio is the newest addition to the Ozone team. He is a double World Champion in Wingfoil Racing and the Defi Wing 2024 winner....

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In a recent kitesurfing adventure at Ho'okipa, Maui, Jesse Richman shares a special moment on the waves!

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The efficiency and stability of a foil kite can not only add more power to your light wind sessions, giving you more opportunity to ride,...

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Felix Kersten takes us on a journey through the snowy Swiss landscapes - what a day!

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Adriano Bono in action!

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Jesse Richman helps you find the kite that best suits your kitesurfing experience and performance ambitions. Big air has always been one of the biggest...

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Felix Kersteb takes to the skies with a kite at a newly discovered spot east of San Bernadino, navigating over an avalanche!

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Getting the shot!

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Join Felix Kersten on a snowkite trip for the books; Monte Leone!

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Premiering for the first time - Watch Ozonated Water here! What else do you want to do with your time but fly? Jesse's journey towards...

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Hold onto your seats! Jaime Overbeek takes you on a wild ride through his top kiteloop sessions of 2023 in this recap vid!

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Jesse Richman has been around since the very beginning, but his latest move to Ozone surprised a few people, we get the low down from the man himself on why he moved…

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Issue 104

Lauriane Nolet and Max Maeder are on a charge for the Olympics in 2024; Jen Tyler finds out what it takes to dedicate your entire life to one goal; the first time kiteboarding will be going for gold in Paris this summer!

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Issue 103

With big air kiteboarding reaching ultimate highs, one segment of the sport is all about reaching new lows. Short line big air has launched onto the scene as one of the most exciting and extreme categories of kiting. Is it the future? In this article, we take a look at the state of modern big air and connect with short line pros and industry insiders to offer some insights into the Short Line Revolution!

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Issue 103

Big air and free ride are the name of the game in this issue! From freeride specialists like the latest Cabrinha Switchblade and Ozone Edge V12 to big air machines like the North Orbit Pro, FLYSURFER Era, and the 04 Cabrinha Nitro; there's something for everyone in this issue.

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Issue 103

What's going on inside the industry? This issue, we check in on some of the big moves in kiteboarding from Jesse Richman to Nathalie Lambrecht to Luca Ceruti. Follow Lorenzo Casati's KOTA adventure, learn how to stay busy in light wind, and get to know Katka Salandova. Check it out right here in On The Fly!

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Issue 102

Ready to elevate your gifting game and surprise the kitesurfer who has it all? Forget the conventional wishlist because, let's face it, the latest high-tech kite equipment might break the bank! Don't worry... we've got you covered! Check out this comprehensive list of ultimate gifts for kitesurfers; from cutting-edge gadgets to beach essentials and ocean-friendly items, each product on this list is handpicked to level up your kiteboarding experience.

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Issue 102

With the latest Ozone Reo and Zephyr being released in the Ultra-X editions, all eyes are on the new Ultra-X range! Ozone Product Manager Torrin Bright talks all about their approach to lightweight design, high-performance products, and a sustainable approach to the kite industry in this technical Q&A!

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Issue 102

The IKSURFMAG Test Team is back at it, riding the waves and putting the latest and greatest products to the test in Issue #102. Read reviews on some of the top cold water neoprene from ION, Mystic, and Prolimit. For kites, we've got the gear we know you want to hear about! In this issue, we put the innovative new Harlem Force to the test. For the wave lovers, you won't want to miss our reviews on the new Ozone Reo V7 in the Ultra-X construction, as well as the popular Cabrinha Drifter 03. Check out Tried & Tested Issue #102!

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Issue 102

What's new in the world of wind? From Liam Whaley giving back in Brazil, supermodel sheep in Ireland, riding up mountains in France, and windy paradise in Turks & Caicos; there's that and a whole lot more right here in On The Fly!

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Issue 102

Feast your eyes on some of our favourite images over the past two months! Our Lightroom gallery is where we share the best images with nowhere else to go… don't miss it!

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Issue 101

In this issue, we've teamed up with Ozone Kites who are offering up a truly one-of-a-kind prize!! You could win your own custom-designed Ozone twin tip, with custom graphics that are entirely up to you! Click here to find out how you can take home this dream prize!

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Issue 101

Social media has changed the kiteboarding industry, but is it for the better? Rou Chater and Crystal Veness explore the impact of social media on our sport, both positive and negative. Is social media really the answer?

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Jesse Richman has been around since the very beginning, but his latest move to Ozone surprised a few people. We get the lowdown from the man himself on why he moved…nn@ozonekites nn

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Learn how to unpack, untangle, and connect a foil kite, self-launch and land safely, and pack the kite away neatly for the next session. This will help you get onto the water faster without needing to pump! nn@ozonekites nn

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The BAKL crew, including Cohan van Dijk, Lorenzo Casati, Jesse Richman, Kimo Verkerk, Tim Walsh, and Tomas Aguirre, flew all the way to Maui, the birthplace of Big Air, to run this battle and win $2,000! Who took thee win?…

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Jesse Richman has been around since the beginning, but his recent move to Ozone surprised some. Let's hear from the man himself about why he made the move...nn@jesserichman n@ozonekites

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Mathis Ghio is the newest addition to the Ozone team. He is a double World Champion in Wingfoil Racing and the Defi Wing 2024 winner. With a focus on pushing boundaries and contributing to product development, Mathis brings speed, humility,…

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Liam Proctor tests our Ozone's 2024 Reo V7 Ultra-X 7m kite - Delving into the intriguing updates and new construction options Ozone offers, this evaluation sheds light on what sets this kite apart! Read his full review here. nn@ozonekites

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Watch this video to learn how to safely use a foil kite for more power and riding opportunities in light wind sessions. Unpack and pack the kite away neatly, without the need for pumping. Become more self-sufficient with step-by-step instructions…

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Issue 104 is live! 🔥 nnIn this issue, @rouchater takes an in depth look at who is the Greatest Of All Time AKA The GOAT, some of the names he considers might surprise you! @jesserichman checks in on his recent…

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With the latest Ozone Reo and Zephyr being released in the Ultra-X editions, all eyes are on the new Ultra-X range! Ozone Product Manager Torrin Bright talks all about their approach to lightweight design, high-performance products, and a sustainable approach…

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The efficiency and stability of a foil kite can not only add more power to your light wind sessions, giving you more opportunity to ride, but with a little understanding of the techniques involved to be safe, they also allow…

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Footage from last weekend - What a ride! @ozonekites

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What's going on inside the industry? In this issue, we check in on some of the big moves in kiteboarding, from Jesse Richman to Nathalie Lambrecht to Luca Ceruti. Follow Lorenzo Casati's KOTA adventure, learn to stay busy in light…

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Felix Kersten takes us on a journey through the snowy Swiss landscapes - what a day!nn @Ozone

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Adriano Bono in action!nn @Adriano Bono @Ozone

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Big air and free ride are the name of the game in this issue! From freeride specialists like the latest Cabrinha Switchblade and Ozone Edge V12 to big air machines like the North Orbit Pro, FLYSURFER Era, and the 04…

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Posts we shared on our Instagram Page over the last 2 months

Issue 104 is live! 🔥 nnIn this issue, @rouchater takes an in depth look at who is the Greatest Of All Time AKA The GOAT, some of the names he considers might surprise you! @jesserichman checks in on his recent…

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