The Zeeko Krush is indeed a good frestyle kite. It is fast, it will lift you high and allow you to jump high. It is incredible fast turning, but very maneuverable. Good for both hooked and unhooked tricks. It has a great relaunch and it will allow yo... read more
Zeeko Krush 2011 Kite Review
Zeeko is one of the kite manufacturers that spend a lot of time and put a lot of effort in the process of research and development before releasing a new model on the market. That is because their team makes no compromises and creates kites that suit the needs of the most demanding riders out there. The kite has a massive power boost, top control and extra maneuverability and it is a great choice for wakestyle, freestyle and wave riding. It can get quite aggressive when it is fully charged so it is recommended for the advanced and experienced riders, or for the intermediate one who are looking for more pop.
• Especially designed for wave riding and freestyle
• Increased jumping and hangtime potential
• Adjustable bar pressure
• Three points contact between bridle and leading edge
• Tuning options for wave riding and freestyle styles
• Extra reinforcements
When it has developed the new 2011 Krush, the Zeeko team wanted to bring to the market something totally new. And it has done a great job, since the kite has plenty of power and it is very maneuverable at the same time. The Krush can be very easy adjusted to suit multiple styles. The rider can set the behavior of the kite from C-kite extra powerful to SLE more forgiving and stable in no time. This way, the rider can choose from freestyle top performance or wave riding extra efficiency, depending on his needs.
The hybrid canopy also offers plenty of pop for unhooked maneuvers, high jumps and increased lift time. At the same time the kite can be very easy powered up in light wind conditions and delivers a fast and smooth ride. The rider can set up the kite really easy due to the One Pump inflation system, and once it launches it, the Zeeko Krush becomes very dynamic. The kite is very easy to set up due to the use of the One Pump inflation system. A five strut configuration featuring a center strut, combined with the improved leading edge makes the kite extra stable in all wind conditions and increases the steering response. The rider operates the kite through a no pulley bridle system and a four lines setup. The simplified bridle and lines setup increase overall maneuverability and enhance the control abilities. The rider can perform fast turns, experience high jumps or ride at top speed easy, effortless ant totally safe. The bar offers a progressive pressure delivery, which can be adjusted by the rider to best suit his skill and style. If the kite is crushed, there is no problem, because the new design allows the rider to relaunch it without any effort and in matter of seconds due to the ERA v2 Relaunching Assistant.
The depower capability has also been improved for extra safety. The Zeeko Krush is carefully reinforced in high stress areas but has a light weight construction. The Krush is available in 7, 9 and 12 square meters sizes and offers top efficiency when it is used with the Zeeko Bar.
The Zeeko control bar is built on the one size fits all concept. It is easy to use, safe and offers comfortable and reliable control of the kite.
Zeeko Bar features:
- Adjustable size: one size fits all
- All round bar: suitable for any rider and any style
- New chicken loop featuring a 3D molded piece
- Easy set up
- Fiber glass/carbon winders
- Protective 3D grip for safety
- ERA v2 system
- Quick unhook and depower options
7m: 19-35 knots
9m: 17-32 knots
12m: 12-22 knots