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World Kitesurfing Speed Record Broken!!!! - Kitesurfing News
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World Kitesurfing Speed Record Broken!!!!

In a speed channel in France, one kiteboarder has ridden faster than anyone ever has before. 57.97 knots!

How hard should I pump my kitesurfing kite? - Kitesurfing News
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How hard should I pump my kitesurfing kite?

Would you expect a car to perform well with flat tires? Kites are the same! All manufacturers base their kites around a specific pressure, so here's how to make sure your kite is flying at its best.

Airush Surfboard production moved to Thailand for new range - Kitesurfing News
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Airush Surfboard production moved to Thailand for new range

Did you know that a lot of brands all use the same factory in China to make their surfboards, sups and sailboards?

20m high waves - Kitesurfed by Jesse Richman! - Kitesurfing News
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20m high waves - Kitesurfed by Jesse Richman!

It was big. It was gnarly, and on this incredibly rare occasion; it was windy. So Jesse Richman pumped up and went out to kite Portugal's Nazare...

Can I claim my kite's damage under warranty? - Kitesurfing News
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Two weeks ago

Can I claim my kite's damage under warranty?

Kites are more durable than ever, but sometimes damage seems a little unfair. We've put together a guide on what kind of things can be claimed under kite warrantee, and what's best left for the local repair guy.

A Hipsters guide: Keeping a beard out of your depower cleat! - Kitesurfing News
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Two weeks ago

A Hipsters guide: Keeping a beard out of your depower cleat!

He makes some strange videos, and this one is a little whacky, but most importantly, illustrates that it IS possible for a hipster to keep their beard from getting snagged in their depower cleat. Because you know... That'd hurt...

3 Reasons Why Working in a Kite Shop is AWESOME! - Kitesurfing News
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28 days ago

3 Reasons Why Working in a Kite Shop is AWESOME!

One of Perth's longest running, and largest kitesurfing stores has an opening for a new staff member this summer - so what are you waiting for?!

Freedom Kitesurfing Mag - Free on the App Store! - Kitesurfing News
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Freedom Kitesurfing Mag - Free on the App Store!

A small team of talented kitesurfers who make up the crew behind Freedom Kite Magazine, have just made their back catalogue available for free on the App store!

A Map of the Kite Spots in South East Queensland - Kitesurfing News
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28 days ago

A Map of the Kite Spots in South East Queensland

From Bundaberg to Burleigh, this interactive map shows you most of the popular kiteboarding spots on the QLD Coast!

How to Untangle Inverted Kite Lines: Without Landing! - Kitesurfing News
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How to Untangle Inverted Kite Lines: Without Landing!

This trick can fix inverted kites lines in a jiffy - so you can save your session, or at least a lot of time messing around on the beach!

Iconic West Aussie kiteboarding race returns! - Kitesurfing News
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Iconic West Aussie kiteboarding race returns!

The 8th annual Red Bull Lighthouse to Leighton kiteboard race will be contested on Saturday 9 December and strong competitor interest is anticipated.

'Up-Cycling' Old Kitesurfing Kites in Madagascar - Kitesurfing News
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'Up-Cycling' Old Kitesurfing Kites in Madagascar

On a recent trip to Madagascar, two French kiteboarders took a few old kites for the locals. You'll never guess where they ended up!

Could this be the ultimate all-round kite? Ozone Enduro V2 - Kitesurfing News
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Could this be the ultimate all-round kite? Ozone Enduro V2

A kite that can do it all, and do it well! The Ozone Enduro has had a few tweaks, and after years of R&D, the V2 is here!

Kite Chicks on Social Media Vs Real Life (not always sexy!) - Kitesurfing News
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Kite Chicks on Social Media Vs Real Life (not always sexy!)

Sometimes, it's all just an illusion! Kiteboarding can be sexy... But most of the time it's not...

How to Launch a Kite by Yourself - Using a car/tree/pole. - Kitesurfing News
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How to Launch a Kite by Yourself - Using a car/tree/pole.

No friends? No worries! Some of the best sessions are those you have by yourself. Here's how to launch your kite without scraping it along the ground.

Have you got what it takes? Red Bull King of the Air - Kitesurfing News
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Have you got what it takes? Red Bull King of the Air

One megaloop could get you entry to the worlds most extreme kiteboarding event - the Red Bull King of the Air in Cape Town, South Africa this January!

Kite foiling tricks you've never seen before! - Kitesurfing News
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Kite foiling tricks you've never seen before!

Have you ever seen a guy riding a kite foil, with his kite completely stalled, mid-window, upside down? You're about to!

You won't believe the conditions these guys rode in! - Kitesurfing News
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You won't believe the conditions these guys rode in!

No, we're not talking about 'that' new video where a kiteboarder was riding during Hurricane Irma. We're talking about the insane conditions seen at the Red Bull Megaloop Challenge!

Have You Seen Airush Gear This Cheap Before? - Kitesurfing News
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Have You Seen Airush Gear This Cheap Before?

Do you love riding Airush Kites? Love a bargain? Well you're in luck! Auswind, Australia's importer of Airush (and Starboard SUP) are having a warehouse clear out, and there's some crazy cheap getting shipped to local dealers all over Australia.

What's it like to be a Professional Kiteboarder? - Kitesurfing News
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What's it like to be a Professional Kiteboarder?

It's a different life, but you might get a sense of what it's like on your next kiteboarding holiday where you eat, sleep, and breathe kiteboarding...

Inside the Mind of a Foil designer: Naish's Nils Rosenblad - Kitesurfing News
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Inside the Mind of a Foil designer: Naish's Nils Rosenblad

This new foil from Naish looks every bit as technologically advanced as the wing you might see out the window of a modern airliner...

Shoalwater Beach Access Interruption This Summer (WA) - Kitesurfing News
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Shoalwater Beach Access Interruption This Summer (WA)

Closure of part of the Mersey Point carpark and beach

Listen to the Watersports Legend: Robby Naish. - Kitesurfing News
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Listen to the Watersports Legend: Robby Naish.

He's one of the men who started this sport, and he's got a story to tell about where it all came from, and why the new Naish 2018 kiteboarding gear is designed with such passion.

Kite Surfer For Sale - A Guide to Kitesurfing Terminology - Kitesurfing News
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Kite Surfer For Sale - A Guide to Kitesurfing Terminology

Learning the lingo is an important part of learning to kiteboard, but it will also help you find things like cheap kiteboarding equipment for sale...

Actionsports WA is looking for instructors! - Kitesurfing News
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Actionsports WA is looking for instructors!

Action Sports WA is looking for instructors!

Behind The Scenes: A Kiteboarding Product Shoot - Kitesurfing News
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Behind The Scenes: A Kiteboarding Product Shoot

Cabrinha call it #LiveFreeRideFree, and after watching their latest video, you'll want to tag along with the Cabrinha team on one of their promo trips.

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