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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 ProAdditional 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...

RPM Attachment points explained by Sam Light. Ever wondered what your kite’s different attachment points are for? Sam Light discusses RPM kite tuning techniques and why you should try for yourself.  If you rig your kite the same way every session and have never experimented with different...

Learn to kite foil: Best conditions 2018 While it’s true you can learn to kite foil in just about any condition you can kiteboard in, there is definitely a sweet spot in wind speed when you’re learning. We have found that to be the 15-25 knot range,...

In case you needed an extra nudge, here are a few of our favorite benefits of learning to kite foil. Why you should learn in 2018 1. More time on the water It’s simple math that every kiter will love: Adding a foil to your quiver equals more...