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The top freestyle kiteboarders in the world were in Leucate, France at the end of April for the second round of the 2016 Kiteboarding World Championships.For team Slingshot fans, the event promised a highly-anticipated rematch between Carlos Mario and Yuri Zoon.In the opening contest of...

"All in all, we think that the RPM is a solid kite that does everything and does it well – there aren’t many kites on the market that cover such a broad spectrum of riders and suit each style so well." The crew over at www.thekitemag.com...

Team Slingshot came out firing this week at the opening stage of the 2016 IKA World Championships, claiming first and second place in the men’s field and first place in the women’s.Among a stacked lineup of competitors, the final men’s heat came down to Slingshot...

How did your involvement in the #SKYWALK stunt come about?I was initially approached by the Alex Thomson Racing team. The stunt sounded so interesting and different, that I had to check it out. Of course, the fact that HUGO BOSS was involved was also...

   #skywalkQuestions & Answers with Alex ThomsonHow long have you been planning the stunt for?We completed the Mastwalk two years ago and ever since then I have been thinking about the next stunt. It all started with a bit of fun with the...

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HErcGQlhtdE[/embed] Trainer kite tips and precautions:Always be aware of your surroundings and fly your kite in an open area free of obstacles like trees, power lines, fences, cars, buildings and/or other people. Double check your kite condition and bridles and connections before each use to...

After spending a couple months in the snow I decided it was time for a change of climate.  It would be a few months before it started warming up anywhere north of the tropics so at the end of January I headed out to Maui...