Takoon

Takoon

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Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Reflex 7m 2012
Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Reflex 7m 2012
Takoon Reflex

Takoon have been in the kitesurfing game longer than most, having shed the ownership of Bic Sport they are now under the umbrella of P&J Design. 2012 sees them come to the table sporting a new range that looks set to do very well. 2 kites make up the line up, the Reflex2 and the new version of the Furia.…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Chrono 10m 2010
Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Chrono 10m 2010
Takoon Chrono

The Chrono from Takoon is a new kite in their 2010 line up aimed at the high performance and free ride end of the market. Takoon have been making great kites for years now and they often get overlooked in the UK. The brand was one of the first to work on the bow kite concept and produced the Nova…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Lux 133 x 40cm 2010
Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Lux 133 x 40cm 2010
Takoon Lux

Takoon have been quietly making great freestyle boards for years now, the last one we tested was the Data and we rated it quite highly! This year the Lux looks set to raise the bar somewhat in the board market. Aside from the stunning graphics, which make it almost good enough to eat, the Lux features a revolution in the…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Data 138 x 40cm 2008
Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Data 138 x 40cm 2008
Takoon Data

The Data is the latest board from the Takoon stable, there seems to be no more “years” associated with Takoon these days, when the kit is ready it just goes to market! The Data is aimed at the intermediate freerider out there who is looking for a board they can progress with and not have to change in 6 months…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon eNova 2 9m 2008
Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon eNova 2 9m 2008
Takoon eNova 2

Takoon can lay claim to being one of the original brands in the kite industry, with a huge following in France. Here in the UK they have been in the dark somewhat over the past couple of years as the distributorship changed hands several times. Ultra Sport EU have just taken over that dealership and with their past track record…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Furia 11m 2008
Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Furia 11m 2008
Takoon Furia

The Furia from Takoon is their top end kite aimed at the high performance market looking for a kite that will excel at both freestyle and waveriding. It boasts some impressive features including their one pump system and a super simple bridle. In our opinion it is good to see bridles getting less complicated, it allows for easier set up…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Nova3 11m 2008
Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Nova3 11m 2008
Takoon Nova3

Last issue we tested the Takoon eNova, this issue it is the turn of the Nova3 to step up to the plate. The Nova was originally one of the first Bow kites launched in 2005 alongside the Cabrinha Crossbow. Back then the kite was fully geared towards being a safe kite to fly and learn on. The major advantages being…

Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Sutra 129 x 40cm 2008
Kitesurfing Reviews - Takoon Sutra 129 x 40cm 2008
Takoon Sutra

Intro We haven’t seen a board from the boys at Takoon for some time here at the magazine. So we were quite excited when the Sutra first arrived at the office. The graphics and design of the board make it a definite standout from the rest. The black and gold colour way making it look super smart and the matching…

9 years ago

Jeremie Tronet was a bit of a media mogul a couple of years ago, barely a week passed without a new photoshoot or movie coming…

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10 years ago

Check out this fun little edit with friend of the mag Mallory!

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10 years ago

Check out this great feel good edit from Takoon, ten years in the business and still going strong! Features some great strapless riding with Herve…

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Issue 33

4 Pocket Rocket kites, some boards for your feet and a summer wetsuit review to keep on top of the latest tech!

10 years ago
Issue 32

Mallory De La Villemarque takes a trip to Rio De Janeiro in Brazil to see what Reno Romeu is always going on about.

10 years ago
Issue 32

Ever thought of dreaming your dream home at the perfect spot? Tuva and Bertrand did just that.

10 years ago
Issue 21

Tuva bucked the trend a few years back, seeking out waves and new spots rather than chasing the competition dream. We catch up with her in Maui to find out what she has been up to lately.

12 years ago
Issue 18

More 2010 delights this issue, with Crazy Fly, JN, Blade, Wainman, Kiteloose and Takoon all stepping up to the plate.

12 years ago
Issue 15

Ben Wilson has been making some of the best wave riding movies in the kite industry for some years now, Russell Pell talks us through his latest film.

13 years ago
Issue 13

We interview no less than ten kite designers, asking them about the industry, their inspiration and the designs and the kites they produce. It makes for very interesting reading!

13 years ago
Issue 13

To visit Indonesia before you die! It is remote, hard to get to and often the source of many a disaster travel story. But you can?t deny when you look at these shots, you will have to go there!

13 years ago
Issue 12

Feast your eyes on pure filth; we bring you all the latest gear from no less than 12 of the biggest brands in kiting. Get your chequebook out, you are gonna need it after seeing this lot!

13 years ago
Issue 10

We look at some of the latest 09 gear that is on the market and some from 08 that has slipped through the net as well.

14 years ago
Issue 9

10 boards and 7 of the latest kites are put through their paces, and just for your pleasure we filmed it all so there are 17 action movies to watch.

14 years ago
Issue 8

As more and more kiters take to the water you have to travel further and further afield if you want to find your own space, Tuva Jansen does just that in Indonesia.

14 years ago

New collection available on http://takoon.com/

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