Right of Way Rules
There's a kiter coming straight at you - what happens? What about wave riding?
Should I join a kiting association?
Kiting Associations exist to help their members - why should you join?
How to do your first jump
Kiteboarding jumps are visually spectacular and a real buzz to do. Just getting started? This kiteboard jump tutorial is for you.
How to gybe a surfboard
If you're about to gybe (jibe) a surfboard then this is for you. For any budding kitesurfing transitioning from a twintip, or using a surfboard for the first time.
Winter Weather Warning for new Kitesurfers
Take care with winter winds - they can change radically, both in direction and speed. Wind speed can double in an instant.
How to read runners on your Stand Up Paddle board
Some handy tips for riding swells when you're doing a downwinder on your SUP.
History of Stand Up Paddle
The "new" sport Stand Up Paddle may not be as old as you think
Wave Riding Tips - Backhand, by Ben Wilson
Kitesurfing tips on backhand riding in waves by Ben Wilson
How To Paddle your Stand Up Paddle Board
Fantastic 3 parts series on the correct techniques to paddle your Stand Up Paddle board. Prevent Injury, go faster, go longer by using your body & paddle optimally.
How to go upwind on your kiteboard
Going upwind is one of the first skills you'll need when kiteboarding, otherwise you'll be doing "the walk of shame" .. walking back to where you started, rather than kiting there!
Kitesurfing beginner questions
New to kitesurfing and curious about how it works? Read some of the Q's & A's in here.
Getting out through a beach break...
Heading out in the surf for the first time, maybe at a local beach break? Some great tips from the crew in the forums about how to kitesurf your way out through the sets...
Boards for Stand Up Paddle
What are the different boards available for Stand Up Paddle Surfing?
How to turn your Standup Paddle Board
Going in a line is easy - learn how to turn your stand up paddle board with these videos
What is Stand Up Paddle Surfing?
What is SUP all about? You've seen them out on the water, but what's the full story?
How to ride waves on a SUP
Great tutorial on how to catch waves on your Standup Paddle Board
A history of weather discovery
We all take forecasting and weather for granted these days. Have humans always had such a clear understanding of weather?
How to put a camera on you Standup Paddle Board
There are some awesome videos coming from the front of Stand Up Paddle boards whilst in the waves. Wondered how they get the view - this is how!
How to Stand Up Paddle
Awesome tutorial on the basic of standup paddle, and a segment from the TV show "Totally Wild", an introduction to Standup Paddle
Fishing Tackle Maintenance - Part 1
Looking for some tips for maintaining your gear? Start here for tips on reel care.
Kite relaunch technique videos
These two short clips are basic crash courses on relaunching a kite.
Original Pacific Magic Plans by Paul Day
Construction information on the The Pacific Magic class 5 land yacht
Cutting your Stand Up Paddle to the right size
Thinking about resizing your brand new carbon Stand Up Paddle? Read On..