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Slingshot Sentinel Bar Trim Rope Replacement Regular Maintenance = Safe, Killer Kite Sessions. Keep your bar, lines and kite in shape. If the trim rope on your Slingshot Sentinel Bar is looking ragged, worn out or you've shredded so hard that it broke, here is the easy...

Slingshot Kiteboarding Safety: Pre-flight Check List Before you head out for your next great kiteboarding session, make sure your gear is in order. Follow our easy Pre-flight Kiteboarding Safety check list to make sure you and your gear are safe and ready to rip. Kite Checklist: Check...

Give your old pump new life (or keep your new pump feeling good) Best Kite Pump Advice   Kite pumps are like sunglasses. It seems like every time I invest in an expensive pair of shades something happens to them. I’ll forget them somewhere, leave them in someone’s car,...

What makes a good Wakestyle kiteboard?  People like Sam and Karolina who dominate every park setting in the world. Our Mens Version is inspired by Sam Light - The Refraction.   Our Women Version is inspired by Karolina Winkowska - The Karolina Pro Additional Info: While a dedicated wakestyle board will perform quite...

What makes a good freestyle kiteboard:  Power! Think of a freestyle board as a more aggressive freeride board, designed for versatility but built to be ridden powered up- with or without boots- jumped big, landed hard and put through the wringer. A good freestyle board should...

What makes the best freeride kiteboard: Versatility is the most important characteristic of a good freeride kiteboard. It should have plenty of grip and pop for freestyle and boosting while remaining forgiving in the chop, slashy in swell and efficient when carving upwind. If you’re the...

How to Choose the Best Kiteboard for Beginners First and foremost, just because a board is classified as a good “beginner” board, that does not mean it’s only good for beginners. It simply means it has a shape and performance that are favorable to user-friendly progression-...

How to choose the right kite control bar | 2018  Learning What’s better, above-the-bar or below-the-bar depower? You can scour the internet and forums about the right kite control bar and you’ll find plenty of threads about which is better and why. While some forum topics...

If you rig your kite the same way every session and have never experimented with different settings and attachment points, you could be missing out. Slingshot kites come equipped with different attachment points, on both the leading edge and the wingtip. These attachment points are...