Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn ADHD Distortion 138 x 41.5cm 2021
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn ADHD Distortion 138 x 41.5cm 2021
Shinn ADHD Distortion

The Shinn ADHD has been the flagship ride from the Shinn team aimed at the freestyler looking for no compromises. It’s the highest performance deck in the range from Shinn and is focused on freestyle and big air, offering unrivalled pop but also control on the landings. For 2020 the board has had a redesign with a totally new shape…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Jackson Sunburner 128 x 45cm 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Jackson Sunburner 128 x 45cm 2020
Shinn Jackson Sunburner

The Shinn Jackson Sunburner is a low volume hydrofoil board that is perfect for strapped or strapless riding. Mark Shinn has been a fan of foiling for some time, and this is his latest board to hit the shelves. Previous versions have been incredibly popular, and it is easy to see why. At its heart, it is a simple looking…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn K2 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn K2 2020
Shinn K2

When Shinn launched the Model P a while back, it was a bit of a lightbulb moment for lots of riders - an easy to use, forgiving wing that made learning to foil quite simple. Brand new for 2020 is a new wing that equally could be about to set the world on fire for a vast number of kiteboarders.…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Monk Mental 135 x 42 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Monk Mental 135 x 42 2020
Shinn Monk Mental

The Monk has been a stalwart of the Shinn range for eight years now, with an extensive pedigree, and an army of fans around the world. It's an easy-to-ride freeride board with an emphasis on comfort. The board features a relatively simple design with wide square tips and a single progressive concave underneath. Built around a Paulownia wood core to…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Slicer 138 x 41.5cm 2020
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Slicer 138 x 41.5cm 2020
Shinn Slicer

Shinn have a huge pedigree in the world of kitesurfing; Mark Shinn has been creating incredible boards for what feels like forever, the Slicer though, is the first split board from Shinn. Splitboards have come in various shapes and sizes over the years, but Mark took the design back to the drawing board to focus on giving the Slicer a…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Bernhard 160 x 45cm 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Bernhard 160 x 45cm 2019
Shinn Bernhard

The Shinn Bernhard is a large light wind board designed to increase your days on the water in those super light winds. Measuring in at 160 x 45 cm it is a lot of board! Designed, engineered and built to the highest quality in their own factory in Poland, the board is made with a full Paulownia wood core. This…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Bronq Backspacer 136 x 42cm 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Bronq Backspacer 136 x 42cm 2019
Shinn Bronq Backspacer

Shinn have been producing some of the best twin tips around for some time, and the Bronq has garnered an army of fans the world over. It’s a freeride design that is packed with technology to enhance your time on the water. Featuring a Paulownia and Balsa wood core wrapped up in Tri-Axial cloth and Textreme Carbon it’s the lightest…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Ronson Player 138 x 42cm 2019
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Ronson Player 138 x 42cm 2019
Shinn Ronson Player

If your riding style sits between freestyle and freeride, then the Ronson Player from Shinn is for you. The brand has been synonymous with outstanding kiteboard design for some time, and the Ronson Player sets out to give you freestyle levels of performance with a rider smoother than melted butter on silk pants. The outline is wider in the middle…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Jackson + K foil 130 x 45cm 2018
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Jackson + K foil 130 x 45cm 2018
Shinn Jackson + K foil

Shinn have been producing some incredibly top end boards for many years now, this issue we are going to be taking a look at the new Shinn Jackson foil board and Model K foil set up. The Jackson is a dedicated foil board with sizes accommodating the entry level foiler through to the foil masters out there. The board is…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Ronson Patrol 138 x 42cm 2018
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Ronson Patrol 138 x 42cm 2018
Shinn Ronson Patrol

The extensive board line up from Shinn ensures there is a board for every type of rider out there, and for those who like to mix things up between handle passes and board offs, the Ronson Patrol is your weapon of choice. Designed as a crossover board, it is not simply another compromising all-rounder; instead it is a high performing…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn ADHD Sunset 140 x 43cm 2017
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn ADHD Sunset 140 x 43cm 2017
Shinn ADHD Sunset

Founded by two times World Champion Mark Shinn, the brand has grown massively over the years producing some fantastic and well-loved boards for the kiteboarding world. This issue we’re going to be taking a look at the ADHD Sunset, the Wakestyle / Freestyle and Cable cross over board. The ADHD Sunset has a split concave, double stepped tip channels, a…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Monkette Gold 131 x 40cm 2017
Kitesurfing Reviews - Shinn Monkette Gold 131 x 40cm 2017
Shinn Monkette Gold

Back for 2017, the Monkette Gold is Shinn’s all-round board designed especially for women. Designed to the same spec as the ever-popular ‘Monk’ board, the Monkette tailors the shape, flex and technology specifically for the needs of the female rider. The board features a progressive concave with a constant curve rocker, simply speaking the shape and ‘bend’ in the board…

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Watch Charles Brodel take his second World title in the hydrofoil discipline at the Qatar Airways GKA Big Air World Championships in Tarifa - we've…

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No matter your size, skill level, or riding style, Shinn's new collection is a quintessence in which everyone will find something to love. Months of…

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5 days ago

Check out the latest addition to the Shinnworld lineup - the NUBO 2022! Designed around a Compact Board Concept - minimising unneeded length and width…

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6 days ago

With 23 brand exhibitors at this event, the GKA Kite Expo is THE place to be from the 21st to 26th of June 2022 -…

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3 weeks ago

Check out the new wing from Shinn - Shinnworld Wing Resurector 2022. A more compact wing was created by reducing the strut length with effortless…

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3 weeks ago

Hear all about the Shinn Monkette Prismatic 2022 from the man himself, Mark Shinn! Female riders will benefit from the slightly softer global flex (geared…

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3 weeks ago

Mark Shinn gives us the lowdown on the new MONK X Prismatic 2022! The Monk X delivers cutting-edge performance by featuring incredible chop handling, amazing…

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3 weeks ago

It's HERE - The Shinn Wing Escalator 2022! A low aspect ratio wing provides a compact feel by keeping the rider's hands close to the…

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4 weeks ago

No one could have predicted Winging's meteoric growth, but there is no doubt it is here to stay. Few who have tried it have not…

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1 month ago

This year, Shinn has introduced a pocket-size foil measuring 112cm that will be a hit with foil enthusiasts. To achieve a stiff and light snowboard-style…

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2 months ago

Shinn goal was to designed a split board that's performance, quality, and style are worthy of the Shinn name and easy to take with you…

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Designed from the core outwards, Shinn's 2022 Absinthe Prismatic is engineered for maximum weight and performance, from the light paulownia wood blank to the high…

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Issue 93

Shinn's first-ever board, the Monk, has been a part of the line-up from the start, with 2022 marking ten years of Monk. Designer Mark Shinn takes us through the decade-long journey and introduces us to the Monk X in this exclusive Q&A!

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Issue 91

From race reports to snowkiting to the lagoons of Brazil, we check in with a few of your favourite riders and brands to see what’s going on. Don’t miss out on the latest industry news, rider stories, and product releases, all right here in On The Fly!

5 months ago
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

The latest version of the Shinn Jackson pops off the water with the Chromatic colour treatment, but it's the tech behind the board that makes it extra special. Find out more about the Jackson foil board in this Q&A with Mark Shinn!

7 months ago
Issue 89

From the colourful Caribbean to the European coast down to the windswept beaches of South Africa, Lightroom Issue 89 features some epic kitesurfing photography!

9 months ago
Issue 88

Is there any fantasy as captivating as fleeing ‘the real world’ to soak up the sun and session every day on a tropical island? Polish couple Tusia and Daniel did just that, choosing to put down roots in Zanzibar! Find out if the reality matches the fantasy in this article!

11 months ago
Issue 87

The best photos with nowhere else to go! Indulge your eyeballs in Lightroom Issue #87!

1 year ago
Issue 86

What's the best source of information when shopping around for kitesurfing equipment? Buying new gear is a big decision, and learning the hard way is neither fun nor cost-effective. Crystal Veness and Rou Chater look at some of the most commonly made mistakes and offer up a (literally) groundbreaking solution. Find out the big news right here!

1 year ago
Issue 86

A picture is worth a thousand words, and here’s a selection of the best shots that tell their own story!

1 year ago
Issue 86

What does the journey of a hydrofoil look like? From the sparkle in the eye of Mark Shinn to a prototype and then eventually to the market, Mark tells us how the Shinn Suprahydro 950 came to be. Read all about it right here!

1 year ago
Issue 85

The best photos with nowhere else to go!

1 year ago
Issue 84

The kiting community as we know it is changing. This article takes a look back in time at the ‘beginner kiter’ experience, which is all too relevant at many of our beaches today. How do we evolve along with the arrival of this new generation? Check out the article for some insights from Crystal Veness.

2 years ago

Sea, sun and Shinn.

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