The SlingWing set up for Wing Surfing is simple and easy! Sam Light gives an overview of the key points to get any Wingsurfer going.   Inflate: Unclip all One-Pump valves. Open valve cover - Insert pump hose (sold separately) into inflation valve. Pump to 6...

Slingshot Surfboards 2020 - Which kite surfboard size and shape is a fit for you?   New shapes, new construction and a fresh new lineup. With new, lighter construction, one all-new model and tweaks and improvements across the board, 2020 is an exciting model year for Slingshot surfboards....

The Misfit is the best selling twin tip in the Slingshot range and that's because of it's all-around performance. This year it got a complete and total rehaul.     The Misfit is an all-around twin tip that has a completely new design for 2020. We wanted to...

 The ALL NEW Rally GT is the evolution of our most popular kite of years past   The Rally GT’s three-strut design is an evolution of the Rally, specifically designed to provide increased versatility and user-friendly performance to all riders. One of the most significant changes to...

Proper placement of your front Hover Glide hydrofoil wing is important for creating your perfect center of balance. The Hover Glide Switch Fuse allows you multiple set up positions to optimize your foil performance. Hey guys. I'm going to explain the Slingshot Switch Fuse and how...

The Raptor V1 is built on a five strut, hybrid, open C platform. This kite provides freestyle kite performance with maximum boostability.   The Raptor Version 1 is built on a five strut, hybrid, Open-C platform. This kite provides pro-level performance with maximum lift and boost. An exciting...

Introducing the SlingWing for Wing surfing & Wing Foiling Sometimes being first can be messy. So we thought we would offer an authentic back story and timeline on the development of the original Slingwing which is developed explicitly for Wingsurfing, or Wing Foiling as some people like...

The Hover Glide Hydrofoil - ONE foil platform, FIVE sports, all abilities, styles, and conditions   Five key watersports are now united with hydrofoiling:  Kite Foil (Hydrofoil with a kite) Surf Foil (Foil Surfing on a surfboard) SUP Foil (Foil surfing on your paddleboard) Wake Foil (Hydrofoiling behind...

In kiteboarding lingo, the expression “flies like a tractor” is used to describe a slow, unresponsive kite that takes a ton of input to steer. For entry-level riders, kite speed isn’t much of a concern (in fact, a slower kite can help in the learning process),...

Your kiteboard control bar and lines are more important than you think. Here is everything you need to know about appropriate kite line lengths.   To get optimal performance and the most range out of your kites, bar width and line length are two important factors to...

If you are not completely satisfied with the performance of your Slingshot kite within the first 30 days of purchase, we will exchange it for a different Slingshot kite.**   We want you to be as confident in your purchase of a Slingshot kite as we are...

How to Choose a Kiteboarding Kite | The Definitive Guide There are several factors to keep in mind when choosing a kiteboarding kite that is right for you. Slingshot has been building kite gear for over 2 decades and we believe that educating new riders (and...

What kite shape matches your riding style?   Undecided, confused or unsure what kite type will best fit your riding style? We can help. While this is by no means the definitive source, we live and breathe kiteboarding and kite gear, so it’s safe to say these...

What are the main kite shapes in kiteboarding? C-KITE: Details: No bridle, classic C shape, wide squared-off wingtips, the most influential kite shape from which all modern shapes evolved. Benefits: Unrivaled unhooked performance, aggressive pop and power delivery, insane yank-your-shorts-off looping and boosting, direct feel...

Five tips to building the perfect kite quiver. Find the right style of kite for you Know the conditions Don't get stuck with just one style Know the used kite market in your area Three-meter rule of thumb   Find the right style of kite for you...

If you’re into boosting, hangtime, slashing, handle passing, going big or going home, riding like you mean it or kicking butt and taking names - the 2019 RPM is for you....