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Offpiste: An Innovative Hydration Pack
Posted on: 11/21/2014
Hydration is an important aspect of every action sport, but mostly of water sports. When you are out there on the waves, especially on salt water, hydration becomes very...
Pure Love with Paula Novotna
Posted on: 11/21/2014
Hailing from the Czech Republic, Paula Novotna is one of the top kitesurfers today. Born in a family with a passion for sports, she was predestined to become a great...
Sean Poynter Storms Location X
Posted on: 11/20/2014
As you already know, the Stand up World Tour has designated Morocco as Location X, the spot for the final confrontation of the season. Well, the Mirleft Stand up Pro,...
Star Kites Is Looking for US Brand Ambassadors
Posted on: 11/20/2014
Star is one of the premier brands in kiteboarding industry. Their Taina and Arawak kites empower many riders across the globe and gained the fame to blend performance...
JP Presents the Surf Slate
Posted on: 11/19/2014
The guys at JP Australia are proud to intro a new generation type of SUP board, the Surf Slate. As they say, the new approach in board design wipes the slate clean of...
North Presents the 2015 Kiteboarding Catalogue
Posted on: 11/19/2014
The guys at North are proud to present the 2015 Kiteboarding catalogue, a compiled piece of work that showcases all of their 2015 kiteboarding gear. As you already know...
SUP Fun with the Miss Hawaii Contestants
Posted on: 11/18/2014
The Miss Hawaii and Junior Miss Hawaii contest it’s going to be different this year. The event which will take place on the 23rd of November is sponsored by Blue...
Should Girls Compete in the Red Bull King of the Air?
Posted on: 11/18/2014
As you already know, the prestigious Red Bull King of the Air is approaching fast. The 2015 extreme big air competition is set to take place between the 31st of January...
F-One Presents the New 2015 SUP Board Lineup
Posted on: 11/17/2014
The guys at F-One are always on top of the water sports game. They are one of the major brands in the industry and all of their products are characterized by high...
Matchu Lopes in Fortaleza
Posted on: 11/17/2014
Matchu Lopes Almeida is one of the best wave riders today. His impressive and daring style has propelled him into the top sports of the wave discipline. Hailing from...
Maui Paddle for a Cure Highlights
Posted on: 11/14/2014
A few weeks ago, in honor of breast cancer awareness month, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa hosted the first ever Maui Paddle for a Cure. The event was organized and...
TKB Presents The 2015 Buyer’s Guide
Posted on: 11/14/2014
The guys at The Kiteboarder Magazine have once again compiled another edition of the useful Buyer’s Guide. Their staff interviewed 26 brands this year to deliver...
Mexico to Host the 2015 ISA World Standup Paddle and Paddleboard Championship
Posted on: 11/13/2014
The International Surfing Association (ISA) officials have announced that Mexico will be the host of the ISA World Standup Paddle and Paddleboard Championship for the...
North Presents the New 2015 Evo
Posted on: 11/13/2014
The guys at North Kiteboarding are proud to present the new 2015 Evo. And it’s one of the best all-round freeride kites today, with an incredible boost potential....
SIC Is Looking for Young Riders
Posted on: 11/12/2014
The guys at SIC Maui (Sandwich Islands Composites) are happy to announce that they have launched the SIC Grom Search, as they need to young guns to join their team. The...
Cabrinha Drifter 2015
Rating:
4.75
4.8/5
I'm loving these kites I got from surf-store! I got them tuned to fast turning/longer de-power stroke. They do turn fast, eve...
Airush X-Over 2012
Rating:
4
4.0/5
It's pretty fast when riding powered. It tracks upwind very well and it's easy to control in chop. It's stable,...
Cabrinha Ace 2015
Rating:
4
4.0/5
It is very user friendly. Planes quick and smooth in chop. It's easy riding with all round performance. Flex is...
Best Spark 2015
Rating:
5
5.0/5
It takes all the best all round performance of the 2014 Spark Plug and takes it to the next level. It has more pop, yet a...
Best Spin 2015
Rating:
5
5.0/5
This new Spin TT is beginner friendly and has lots of progression potential in it. It's very stable and planes really...
Cabrinha Custom 2015
Rating:
4
4.0/5
user friendly wake board. lots of channeling in the bottom, lots of grip. solid base too.
Best Armada 2015
Rating:
5
5.0/5
it has an awesome load and pop feel. got to try it.
Best Sting Pro 2015
Rating:
4
4.0/5
It rips in small surf and medium waves. The Sting cuts through flats and sticks to waves very well. It's fast turning...
Best Breeze 2015
Rating:
5
5.0/5
The 145 Breeze is fun and easy to ride. It's great for carving, jumping and messing around.  It has quite a kick...
Best Procreator 2015
Rating:
5
5.0/5
It's a very explosive board indeed, with tons of pop. totally worth riding if you're an aggressive rider. It is fast...
Airush Sector V3 2013
Rating:
4
4.0/5
The Sector 54 is more of a lightwind freerace directional than a pure racing board. Don't get me wrong. It is very fast...
Liquid Force Solo 2015
Rating:
4.25
4.3/5
I just love how it runs in waves. It's easy to depower, it drifts excellent and turns directly and precisely. It blasts upwi...
Airush Livewire 2015
Rating:
4
4.0/5
It's one hell of a board. It's fast and got lots of pop. It's a bit stiff at the first glide, but very...
Airush Varial X Race 2012
Rating:
3.5
3.5/5
Ho usato questo kite per due anni: in inverno anche a partire da 8 nodi: mi ha permesso molte uscite quando i miei amici rima...
Airush Vantage 2015
Rating:
4.75
4.8/5
Avevo il Varial X Race 17 e non avevo intenzione di cambiarlo. Ma quando l'ho provato l'ho acquistato subito: la sua leggerez...
Liquid Force Envy 2015
Rating:
3.75
3.8/5
i tried both the new envy and hifi x. both reliable kites, well built from the ground up. the hifi x is more aggressive, good...
Cabrinha Contra 2015
Rating:
4
4.0/5
It's one of the fastest turning lightwind kites I've put my hands on. It holds power i turns and has unbelievable park and ri...
Best TS 2015
Rating:
4.25
4.3/5
A kite for everyone. It's beginner friendly, perfect for progression and advanced riding. It works for freeride and waveridin...
Battle of the Paddle Brazil 2014
Period: Nov 19 - Nov 23, 2014
Location: Santa Catarina, Brazil
Brazil is ready to welcome the best riders in the world, as Battle of the Paddle is about to start. Battle of the Paddle Brazil is a true SUP festival. It is...
Kiteboard Wave Nationals 2014
Period: Nov 24 - Nov 27, 2014
Location: Merimbula, Australia
It’s time to find out who will be the next champion kiter in Australia, as the Kiteboard Wave Nationals are set to take place during the Merimbula...
ISAF Sailing World Cup Grand Final 2014
Period: Nov 27 - Nov 30, 2014
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
The ISAF Sailing World Cup Grand Final is a huge and prestigious event, in which ten Olympic events will be contested. The World Cup Grand Final will also host...
Merimbula Classic 2014
Period: Nov 27 - Nov 30, 2014
Location: Merimbula, Australia
The Merimbula Classic is organized by the Merimbula Sailboard Club and it is one of the most anticipated events in NSW. It is a SUP and Kiteboarding event open...
Turkey Paddle 2014
Period: Nov 28 - Nov 28, 2014
Location: San Diego, United States
Think you can handle some SUP action around Thanksgiving Day? If so, than you are invited to the 5th annual Turkey Paddle & Potluck. The event takes place...
The Doctor 2014
Period: Nov 29 - Nov 30, 2014
Location: Perth, Australia
The Doctor is one of Australia’s most exciting Ocean paddling events. This year The Doctor is sponsored by Nelo & Fenn, while The Doctor SUP...
Red Bull Lighthouse to Leighton 2014
Period: Dec 6 - Dec 6, 2014
Location: Fremantle, Australia
Red Bull Lighthouse to Leighton is Australia's longest open-ocean kiteboarding race and an epic event. It puts the racers’ skills and endurance to...
Sailing World Cup Melbourne 2014
Period: Dec 7 - Dec 14, 2014
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Sailing World Cup Melbourne is hosted by the Sandringham Yacht Club and brings together the world's top Olympic and Paralympic class competitors. This is...
Nautic SUP Paris Crossing 2014
Period: Dec 7 - Dec 7, 2014
Location: Paris, France
The Paris Boat Show is proud to be the host of the Nautic SUP Paris Crossing for the fifth consecutive year. The Nautic SUP Paris Crossing takes place on the...