Steven Akkersdijk

Steven Akkersdijk

Pro Rider

3 months ago

Steven Akkersdijk has been a fixture in the kiteboarding big air scene for nearly a decade, claiming several podiums in the Red Bull King of…

4 months ago

Are you ready for this one?! Steven Akkersdijk takes us on an incredible road trip through the Rocky Mountains of Canada. Kiteboarding around the Rockies…

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5 months ago

Twenty-one-year-old Janek Grzegorzewski is an insane rider, so when he dropped this compilation of his 2021 'Best Big Air Kitesurfing' footage, we knew it would…

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5 months ago

Are you ready for this one?! Steven Akkersdijk takes us on an incredible road trip through the Rocky Mountains in Canada. Kiteboarding around the Rockies…

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6 months ago

In Steven Akkersdijk's latest SA Masterclass, he talks us through the three different variations to initiate a Frontroll! 01:28 Intro 02:00 The Classic Frontroll 05:25…

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7 months ago

Steven Akkerdijk talks us through a 'backroll', but not just any backroll... 3 different variations! but don't just stick to this, get creative and find…

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7 months ago

Ruben Lenten, Aaron Hadlow and Lasse Walker take us for a walk down memory lane and talk about the evolution of the Red Bull Megaloop…

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7 months ago

Steven Akkersdijk is back with his latest SA masterclass - and in this episode, he's talking all things tack and rolltacks. Any questions? Please comment…

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7 months ago

Steven Akkersdijk just dropped his latest episode of SA Masterclass - and in this one, he covers gybes and footswitch. Got any questions? Please comment…

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8 months ago

Buckle up and enjoy the ride as Steven and José take us off the beaten path on their road trip from Capetown to Durban and…

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9 months ago

20 years in the making, this masterpiece has been passionately handcrafted with CORE kiteboarding's state-of-the-art technology and materials. The all-new Cartan 2 powered Imperator 7…

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11 months ago

No wave is the same; choosing the right board makes a huge difference for your progression curve, says Steven Akkersdijk. CORE just released some new…

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Issue 91

Being a top-level athlete in any sport comes with significant risk; kiting is no different. The road to achieving kitesurfing glory can be bumpy, but is the risk worth the reward? We speak to international pros and average Joe's to get their perspectives. You won’t want to miss what they had to say!

3 months ago
Issue 91

For 2022, the team at CORE Kiteboarding has announced an exciting expansion to their product range! In this Q&A, we learn what inspired the new CORE Protective Gear lineup and what makes their products unique!

3 months ago
Issue 88

One of the hottest spots on everyone’s ‘MUST KITE’ list is South Africa… for good reason! Steven Akkersdijk returns to Cape Town on a different sort of mission. Buckle up and enjoy the ride as Steven and José take us off the beaten path on their journey across South Africa!

9 months 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 81

Core have just launched the Sensor 3 bar, and it’s a sublime bit of kit, Sukie Huntley Robertson speaks to Philip Schinnagel and Rick Jensen about the creation of a masterpiece and how simplicity ran to the very core of the product. Click here to check it out!

2 years ago
Issue 79

Incredible images with no particular place to go.

2 years ago
Issue 78

Incredible images with no particular place to go.

2 years ago
Issue 77

Incredible images with no particular place to go.

3 years ago
Issue 73

Ireland never fails to deliver, join Steven Akkersdijk as he takes his camper on a near circumnavigation of the Emerald Isle discovering some of it’s best kite beaches along the way, and tackling a huge storm too!

3 years ago
Issue 72

Steven Akkersdijk is here to blow your minds! Check out this mental foiling trick, taken from the land kiting fraternity he’s flying his kite 360 degrees through the upwind part of the window...

3 years ago
Issue 71

More 2019 kites and boards put under the microscope this issue, check out our latest reviews here!

4 years ago
Issue 69

Without a control bar, you aren’t going to get very far. It may not be the most glamorous piece of equipment, but the control bar may have the most significant impact on whether your session is a hit or a miss. Read on to get informed about bar length, line length, connection choices, depower options and more!

4 years ago
3 years ago

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