Willow River Tonkin

Willow River Tonkin

Pro Rider

2 months ago

Last week, CORE Kiteboarding dropped the all-new NEXUS 3. Over the last couple of years, the NEXUS has become Willow's go-to kite for many reasons…

2 months ago

4 travellers, 27 checked-in bags, 7 carry-on bags - 950kgs of gear - is this a world record?! Follow the CORE crew's adventure from Cape…

6 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…

10 months ago

Jo Ciastula recaps the GKA Distance Battle, talks with Kiko Roig Torres about the conditions and competition in Sylt, shows you some behind-the-scenes moments and…

11 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…

12 months ago

Gravity-defying stick-to-your-feet rotations? Check. If the Ripper 4 is about expressing yourself on waves, the 720 is about expressing yourself above them. The strapless freestyle…

1 year ago

What a way to introduce a product - Say hello to CORE Kiteboarding's new XR7. More power, more vertical lift and maximum stability. Thanks to…

2 years ago

If you've been to the picture-perfect beach of Le Morne, Mauritius, there's a nearly 100% chance that you've run into Bart. Local kite and surf…

2 years ago

Just in case you missed the action yesterday! The GKA Distance Battle is the first online video competition in kitesurfing, bringing you the best action…

2 years ago

While Willow River Tonkin is smashing out PB speed records on his wing, there's always time to catch a wave solely on his foil -…

2 years ago

We can’t find words for this masterpiece of kiteloops the CORE team has created, but Angely, Steven and Joshua can. Lean back. Turn up the…

2 years ago

CORE's Ripper is back with a radical new look and an even wider range. The Ripper features a completely new outline and improved rocker that’s…

Issue 92

Your choices matter in kiteboarding. Whether it's who you voted for in our Readers Awards, what gear you spend your money on, or how you engage with rider and brand content online, your decisions fuel the industry. Read more, and hear from your Readers Awards winners in this IKSURFMAG feature by editor Crystal Veness!

3 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 81

More incredible images with no place to call home, check them out!

2 years 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 77

Can we carry on as we are as a kiteboarding industry or do we need to make drastic changes to our habits and processes for our sport to become environmentally neutral? Join Rou Chater as he turns his journo mode on as he sets out to discover what is happening right now and what can be done moving forward.

3 years ago
Issue 75

Incredible images with no particular place to go.

3 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
Issue 67

Rou Chater has been travelling to One Eye in Mauritius since before it was even a thing, in the old days it was quiet and menacing, these days it’s a zoo out there. If you’ve ever wanted to know the best way to tackle it, and how to survive then read this!

4 years ago
Issue 66

Time off the water can sometimes be a good thing, but too much of it can lead to forgetting what the joy of this sport is all about in the first place. Rou Chater reconnects with his passion after some absence and discovers it’s just as good as it ever was...

5 years ago
Issue 61

More images with no particular place to go this issue!

5 years ago
Issue 60

Willow River Tonkin has had an interesting if short life so far, the youngster practically learned to kitesurf at One Eye and now he has tamed the beast!

6 years ago
Issue 55

This issue we talk to Bernie Hiss, the man behind the brand at Core Kiteboarding!

6 years ago

22 year old water sports enthusiast.

Currently adventuring the world.

CORE kiteboarding,

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