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Andy Yates
Back in July we were reporting that PKRA Freestyle World Champion of 2010, Andy Yates, injured his shoulder while training at home and consequently he had to sit out the following three PKRA  events. Today we are glad to report that after...
Eric Rienstra
Just a couple of hours ago kiteboarding equipment manufacturer Slingshot released a video in which pro rider Eric Rienstra presents the 2012 Darkside wakestyle board. For 2012 the Darkside, a handcrafted board built in the US of A, comes with a st...
Seb Garat
Youri Zoon may be the 2011 PKRA Freestyle Champion, but it seems that in the eyes of the people Seb Garat trumps Youri Zoon. For the first time ever, the PKRA (Professional Kiteboard Riders Association) held a special People’s Choice event a...
Seb Garat
Back in November we were reporting that Alex Pastor, 2010 PKRA Vice World Champion, would like to win the first ever PKRA People’s Choice award and with that goal in mind, he invited all his fans to vote for him. Unfortunately for Alex, he d...
People’s Choice Title
The two PKRA riders to take part and have the chance to win the first ever PKRA People’s Choice title are Sebastien Garat, the RRD-sponsored French rider who finished 6th this year on the PKRA Freestyle World Tour, and Youri Zoon, the Slings...
Youri Zoon Nissan Noumea Kitesurf Pro
This season, Slingshot-sponsored Dutch Youri Zoon was unstoppable. He won every heat and defeated everyone he went up against – until the Nissan Noumea Kitesurf Pro that is. Youri’s winning streak came to an end during the final event...
Youri Zoon
Here’s a quick one for fans of Slingshot-sponsored Dutch pro kitesurfer Youri Zoon: equipment manufacturer Mystic has released a video that recaps Youri’s 2011 PKRA Season. You can view the video by clicking the thumbnail in the relate...
Nils Welsch, PKRA Brazil, photo by Toby Bromwich
As you may remember if you've been following the Kitesurf Windriders World Cup, the single elimination kicked off on day two of the competition, but it wasn't completed on that day. It was completed the following day, day three of the Kite...
Nils Wesch, PKRA Brazil, Photo by Toby Bromwich
Yesterday we reported that a grand total of 34 riders, some of the best freestyle riders in the world, registered to take part in the Kitesurf Windriders World Cup 2011, the second to last event of the year on the PKRA schedule. Today we are g...
Karolina Winkowska
Slingshot-sponsored Polish rider Karolina Winkowska announced via her Facebook page that she injured her ankle. The announcement was made yesterday, September 12. Karolina did not release any further information about the injury, just that she wil...