Eric Rienstra

Eric Rienstra

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1 month ago

Slomo hit from the Bamboo Deathbox in Palawan Island, Philippines. Filmed by RipSlix Media Productions

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12 months ago

Froth much?

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1 year ago

The new Core Bolt 3 has arrived!

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1 year ago

Heading back to Hood River next month for the next stop on the Kite Park League tour! Super stoked to have Patagonia as the title sponsor this year! Got some placings to make up since I'm currently sitting in 9th in the rankings so the next few weeks will be all business.

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1 year ago

Super stoked on the progression of my interview skills! Didn't say um once or blank out and forget what I was talking about. Wind Voyager killed it on this production!

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1 year ago
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1 year ago

Tossin pizza in sandal straps while I spin to win in La Ventana, Baja, Mexico. CORE Kiteboarding DAKINE REAL Watersports

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1 year ago

Frothing on this new DAKINE ad shot by James Ropner. I pretty much just went on google earth and found this cliff. It was pretty sketch because as I would approach my kite would start to hit some gnarly turbulence and could even hit the cliff if my timing was off. Each time I dropped back down I would either drop out of the sky or lofted.

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Professional Kiteboarder from Kings Beach, California. Sponsored by Core Kites, REAL Watersports, and Dakine.
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I can be summed up in one word: DGAF
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5 days ago | 1:26

The 2019 Wind Voyager Triple-S Invitational was huge! The worlds best wakestyle kiteboarders battled it out their share of the over $70,000 prize purse with…

3 weeks ago | 1:39

And the 2019 Wind Voyager Triple-S Invitational Round One winners are... Tune in right here for more action!

4 weeks ago | 2:31

The 2019 Wind Voyager Triple-S Open is complete! Just in case you missed it - check out this highlight video to watch all the action!…

2 months ago | 5:21

If you're not kiting right now, then you better watch this! Join Eric Rienstra on a little downwinder action on a nuking day in Cape…

2 months ago | 1:1

34 of the world's best kiteboarders, 7 parties, and over $70,000 prize money - Tune in from the 1st - 7th June 2019 for the…

4 months ago | 2:26

YES! We love bringing back edits like this one - 5 years ago, Craig Cunnigham, Eric Rienstra, Sam Medysky and Sam Light ventured to Brazil…

4 months ago | 6:41

Five years ago Sam Light lost his go pro about a mile out at sea on Hayling Island - he thought it was gone forever…

6 months ago | 3:41

#rememberwhen we got Eric Rienstra, Craig Cunningham, Sam Medysky, and Brandon Scheid for an action-packed session in the Northeast of Brazil - this gem from…

1 year ago | 00:43

CORE Kiteboarding releases its third generation freestyle boards Choice 3 and Bolt 3 -¬†similar in form yet very different in function. We are super excited…

1 year ago | 01:00

This event is always one of our favorites because it is hosted in the only full-size public slider park, the gorgeous lush backdrops, and the…

1 year ago | 3:56

And here it is... this year, the Wind Voyager Triple-S Invitational was bigger and better than ever, with more riders, bigger bands, and bigger parties.…

2 years ago | 1:16

Megaloops over huge grass reed gaps! This is our kind of KOTA entry video! The mega loop at 0:08 is insane.

Issue 69

Ryan Osmond took a chance, ditched his tedious job, and followed his dreams. Now, his backyard is the REAL Watersports slick, and his day-to-day has him creating photos and videos with the best riders in the sport. Get to know this British/American media producer who is equal parts talent, dedication and hard work.

1 year ago
Issue 64

The Kite Park League is having huge success as the best tour on the planet right now for pro riders. At the top, the gap has closed, and everything is to play for, this year's result is going to go right down to the wire!

2 years ago
Issue 59

Sensi Graves looks at the rise of the Kite Park League and tracks the success story of one of the best kitesurfing movements on the planet right now!

3 years ago
Issue 55

Brandon Scheid travels on a magical mystery tour to the Philippines to ride a brand new permanent kite park and comes back with the goods!

3 years ago
Issue 54

Eric Rienstra has been in the sport since it's inception, a talented rider he also has an interesting view on the sport and where it is at...

4 years ago
Issue 53

More images with no particular place to go this issue!

4 years ago
Issue 52

Lindsay McClure heads to the Slingshot factory in Hood River to see how bringing manufacturing back home has improved their business model and what the brand have in store for the future!

4 years ago
Issue 47

We chat to Konstantin Bobovik about the Rail Masters event in Russia, which has recently grown into an international phenomenon.

5 years ago
Issue 43

Brandon Scheid has been visiting The Columbia River Gorge for years now and feels like a local there. Who better to guide you through this amazing kitesurfing spot?

5 years ago

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