Kite surfing, riding waves with a kite and a surfboard, straps or not.

CrazyFly Skim Kiteboard 2012 Review

CrazyFly has an all new skimboard for 2012. In previous years we've seen some experimental designs from them but this year they created one a little more surf specific and less like a traditional skimboard. I really think they nailed it with this one.

Airush Sector V3 Series is here!

Airush has just introduced their next generation of the Sector series kiteboards. For the past 2 years the Sector has led the market being the most fun and easy to use race style board. The V3 series now introduces new sizes and both competitive and just all around fun.

Kiteboarding NW Winds Matanzas Inlet

Sunday, March 4th a strong cold front followed by strong high pressure sent a blast of NW winds our way, with forecast wind speeds in the mid to upper 40s miles per hour. It is extremely rare, but on the perfect wind direction NW will funnel up the intracoastal past Fort Matanzas, and out […]

2012 Airush Varial X 10m demo

It was a really fun weekend...I had the chance on Saturday to try the new 10m Varial X. Another awesome kite by Airush. It is best described as the perfect mix of a C kite and Delta kite...Really direct feel, power thru the turns, fast, forward flying, but still some depower when you need it.

2012 Airush Compact 5’4

I’ve spent a few hours now on my new 5’4 Airush Compact board. I’m really liking this board. I’ve had it out in some moderate to light winds, and then this past weekend in some really strong wings. It has the throw around factor of a 5’4 surfboard, but the low end of probably […]

2012 Airush Lithium 8m Demo

Had a fun day at Huguenot Park trying out the new 8m Lithium. What a super fun kite. I had a blast in the waves with it, and Jonathan was absolutely killing it on his twin tip with some massive kite loops…
Here’s a short video of the kite in the waves:

Review: 2012 Airush Compact 5’4 Surfboard

I just picked up a new Compact 5’4 last week, and have had the chance to take it out on two different days. I pretty much only ride surfboards these days, and have been looking for something to replace my 5’5 Caution Trespass(which I have ridden for a few years now, and really love)…

I […]