Thrill-seekers wade into a storm of controversy – Independent.ie

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Independent.ie

Thrill-seekers wade into a storm of controversy
Independent.ie
Joe Duffy spoke to Colm Murphy, member of both the Irish Kitesurfing Association and – in his day job of fireman – the emergency services themselves, about windsurfers near Dundalk, which resulted in a rescue boat and gardaí being called out. They were …

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2017 IKA Formula Kite World Championships

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X Windsurfing World Championship. Now it is kiteboarding’s turn to join the illustrious line-up, and with a clutch of reigning and former world champions eager to grace the Al Mouj Beach arena, the contests are bound to produce fireworks. Key among the men …

Kai Lenny’s Red Bulletin Cover

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When it comes to wave riding — on a surfboard, windsurf, kite, or SUP — Kai Lenny is a force. At just 25 years of age, Lenny has not only dominated existing disciplines but he’s also pioneered a new discipline: foil riding. Kai Lenny is the cover …

F-ONE Kiteboarding Bandit 7m 2018

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F-One have really stepped up their hydrofoil game for 2017 and they were pretty devoted to it last year too. They now offer a huge range of foils not just for kitesurfing, but also for SUP and windsurfing! The…

Watch this video reimagine South Korea as a dark, sci-fi world – Lonely Planet Travel News

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Lonely Planet Travel News

Watch this video reimagine South Korea as a dark, sci-fi world
Lonely Planet Travel News
Shot by photographer and visual effects artist Rufus Blackwell, the idea came to him while he was on location filming a kitesurfing championship. “This was just experimental work. It was beautiful landscapes all around, quite unusual looking and the

KING OF THE TRENCH 2018

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Equipment from RRD, EZZY, GOYA, QUATRO, GOYA SAILS,MFC,KIALOA,FANATIC,NORTH,DA KINE ,SLINGSHOT WINDSURFING Foils and KITES ,RIDE ENGINE and KITES,OZONE and RRD KITESURFING. Over the weekend there will a free BBQ lunch Saturday and Sunday (weather …

The ultimate family-friendly kite destinations

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Combine kiting with the kids this winter! You may love to kite but does your family? Maybe they’d prefer to spend their time windsurfing, diving, SUPing or snorkelling, or all of the above? The team at Planet Kitesurf Holidays understands that …

Quiksilver announced the launch of an inflatable safety vest exclusively designed for big wave riding.

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In the European Union, it has been considered a PFD. Quiksilver also informs that this vest is not designed for kiteboarding and windsurfing. The Quiksilver Highline Airlift safety jacket can be yours for $990, but it is only available in select stores.

Olympics tag to lift kite race

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The nation has already established itself as a favoured sailing destination hosting Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series, Extreme Sailing Series, Laser World Championship and RS:X Windsurfing World Championship. And now it is kiteboarding’s turn to …

International Travel Guide: Dakhla, Morocco

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Guests can rent the latest and best kitesurf, windsurf, surf and SUP gear or to take kitesurfing lessons for all levels and excursions to the best spots all over the area. Our rates vary from $75/night including all meals and amenties to $300+/night.