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 A blast to the past … and the future with the Wind FoilHere’s something most people probably don’t know about Slingshot: Our love affair with windsurfing dates back to before kiteboarding was even a sport.Slingshot founders Jeff and Tony Logosz were tinkerers and gear junkies...

Foil Maintenance tips from Slingshot Sports If you’ve clicked through to this blog, we’ve got a pretty good idea that you know what’s coming. In short: FOIL MAINTENANCE IS IMPORTANT.That’s it! Just like a bike chain needs lube and your skis need a regular tune, your...

What's the story behind THEY DONT KNOW SHOT? Slingshot Kiteboarding has been building kites, kiteboards and fun for almost 20 years. Among the countless lessons we’ve learned along the way, one that’s more relevant today than ever is this: THEY DON’T KNOW SHOT!At Slingshot Kiteboarding our philosophy...

The release of Slingshot's new Wake Foil board, the Wakefoiler, sets off a full blown Wake Foil frenzy seconds before liftof on the Wake Foil Developed out of a lifelong curiosity of what it feels like to fly, at this point it's safe to say that the...

TOUR THE WORLD. Some of you may have caught our latest ad campaign featuring our long-time team rider Karolina Winkowska, and we wanted to give you a little insight to the reasoning behind the ad....

Windsurf Foil Academy Overview Free learn-to-wind foil course covers everything you need to know After overwhelmingly positive releases of kite and wake Foil Academy, Slingshot is excited to release the industry’s first and only comprehensive course covering everything you need to know about learning to windsurf foil.Check...

The Follow Up Interview: Sam Light dropped one of our favorite kiteboarding videos in a long time over the weekend. It featured some insane land gaps, long dock slides, massive kite loops, and of course some great park action. The video has gotten insane traction and...

[embed]http://https://vimeo.com/218958825[/embed] I've been curious to try the Slingshot Converter ever since it was released its latest foil board line. I live in Jupiter, Florida, and if you know anything about that part of the world, you'll know that we deal with light wind and very choppy...

Slingshot Crossbreed inflatable earns highest rating from SUP Connect Magazine Spring is always an exciting time at Slingshot headquarters. With the change in seasons, we celebrate the return of our favorite sports. Winter is anything but boring in a place like Hood River, but it’s always...

How Gummy Straps are making our wake boots easier to use and more comfortable Laces or Velcro: That used to be your choice when picking out a wake boot. The problem? Laces break, slip, tangle and are a pain in the ass when you're putting your boots...