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...

Slingshot Converter Review from Slingshot Kite on Vimeo.   I had been curious to try the Slingshot Converter ever since it was released into the foil board line. I live in Jupiter, Florida, and if you know anything about that part of the world, you'll know that...

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...

The Valdosta Yard Sale Course Preview presented by Wesley Mark Jacobsen https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cfZ_WTGmZ30&t=9s Day 1 of the VWC Yard Sale is in the books and it was nothing short of epic vibes. Check out the official course preview with our main man, Mr. Wesley Mark Jacobsen. We've got...

Wes Jacobsen tries to conquer the Valdosta Wake Compound on the Slingshot Wakefoiler. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eiMVFx7GxJM&feature=youtu.be Last weekend we made our way up to Valdosta Wake Compound to check in on the crew as they prepare for the Yard Sale Event. The days were long and the crew was...

Young Guns Victor Salmon X Blake Bishop at Thai Wakepark Words and video edit by Steffen Vollert Almost 2 years ago I went to Bangkok to shoot a online "Young Guns" part with Victor Salmon, but only a day before I arrived to Thai Wake Park Victor...

+ If you’re the type to keep your ear to the ground on all things Slingshot, you’ve probably caught wind of the new Truce bags rolling out of their Portland shop. Durable as hell and emblazoned with kites we could no longer put to use on...

[caption id="attachment_3721" align="alignnone" width="269"] The eclectic mix of Dubai[/caption] [caption id="attachment_3718" align="alignnone" width="269"] Slingshot graphic designer Carson Wiser catching some cosmic rays.[/caption]   I have flown through Dubai many times but never actually left the airport, so I was excited when I heard about the trip to visit...

[caption id="attachment_3717" align="alignnone" width="640"] Jeff McKee and Sam Light fully loaded with 2018 Slinghot gear.[/caption]   The Slingshot R&D crew has just returned home after a week in the United Arab Emirates visiting the Al Forsan cable park, exploring Dubai & Abu Dhabi, visiting kite beaches, catching...

Stand-up paddleboarding seemingly burst on the outdoor scene just a few years ago, but suddenly everyone you know has one. Whether paddling around the lake, surfing all kinds of waves, and even navigating whitewater, paddleboarders are everywhere. There’s a good reason for it. Learning to...

The Future of Foiling: The Foil Academy When you ask Jeff Logosz, Slingshot CEO and mastermind behind Foil Academy, about the why behind it all, it’s hard to tell the origin story without recalling deep powder days in the backcountry of the Wasatch Mountains. [caption id="attachment_3673" align="alignnone"...

This stylish kite foil tack might seem out of your league, but with these essential tips from The Kiteboarder Magazine, you'll be tip-toe transitioning like Reed Brady in no time Once you nail down the basics of foilboarding you will want to master the art of changing...

Carlos Mario’s dream of becoming a world champion has finally come true. With a final win in New Caledonia Dec. 14-20, the humble Brazilian prodigy and Slingshot team rider secured the inaugural World Kiteboarding League championship over a packed field of the best freestyle kiteboarders on...

Here's another rave review about our new Hover Glide foil and our multi-mast Foiling Flight School package, this time from our friend Justin at King of Water Sports.  After the release of the Slingshot Alien Air and Lift NF2 last season it was going to be...

India Stephensen  shares her learning experience on the Hover Glide and our Foiling Flight School learning systems. In terms of self-help we’ve reached the Golden Age. The answers to our biggest questions are just a Google search away. With almost an infinite amount of shortcuts, DIY and step-by-step...