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North: Surfboards 2009
Friday, August 1, 2008

Vast improvements in kite technology and surfboard construction have broadened the range of conditions we can ride and how we are able to perform in those conditions.

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North: Jaime Pro 2009
Friday, August 1, 2008

The Jaime is back for 2009 as a free-ride/new-school crossover.

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North: Jaime Pro 2009
Friday, August 1, 2008

The Jaime is back for 2009 as a free-ride/new-school crossover.

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Job Opportunities at Flexifoil
Friday, August 1, 2008

Competitive salary - Chessington, Surrey

Fixed term contract – 2 years - Ref.

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Guroo and Thruster Waveboard package deal. Summer Blowout
Friday, August 1, 2008

Strap one on and head out for the big breakers.

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Triple Depower
Friday, August 1, 2008

As promised here you will find attached, the triple-depower video, which shows how
Our new depower system works in practice and which ways of depowering it combines!

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Ozone Beachfleece
Monday, July 7, 2008

Don't leave home without one and the perfect gift

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New Zealand Deal
Monday, July 7, 2008

Buy a Frenzy FX or a Manta II in New Zealand and you also gain a free week long holiday with Chasta organized by "Border Patrol" and Chris Gebbie >> Ozone NZ distributor.

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PKRA Tarifa 2008 - Day 5 (Final Results)
Monday, July 7, 2008

Set against excellent wind conditions and sunny weather, the Telefonica Movistar Kite Pro 2008 in Tarifa, Spain had an exciting grand finale in contrast to yesterday’s long wait for the wind.

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Wings over Greenland - we made it!
Monday, July 7, 2008

We are now back in France since some time and the expedition seems already far away.

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Introducing the Sync Backless Binding
Monday, July 7, 2008

The Sync Backless Binding is an entirely new approach to creating a positive connection between rider and board.

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Heli Service Ilha do Guajiru, Brazil
Monday, July 7, 2008

Brazil's hottest new kitespot is now also reachable by helicopter!

Recently, a heli shuttle started also to operate on this popular destination, an ecological paradise, with top kite conditions.

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Bruno Sroka made Cape Horn Crossing with new Nova3
Monday, June 2, 2008

Bruno Sroka has made the Cape Horn Crossing with the new Nova3.

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IKO: Complete Insurance Coverage
Monday, June 2, 2008

Complete Insurance coverage, from Kiteboarding, Snowkiting and Powerkiting for IKO affiliated schools, certified instructors and individuals!

Thanks to our newly appointed insurance company (the Lloyds, an A+ rated company) the IKO now provides complete insurance coverage for its members.

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Jeremie Tronet: Venezuela Update
Monday, June 2, 2008

That's it, I finally left the Grenadines !
The bougainvilla' s owner ( hotel where we stayed) took us back on his private plane to the island of Grenada.

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Beach Brother Mag: Female Power
Monday, June 2, 2008

Twenty-eight year old from Holon, 1.

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2009 kite surf board from ABoards Kiteboarding
Monday, June 2, 2008

2009 model 5'6" kite surf board from ABoards Kiteboarding is a high performance board perfectly suited for general strapped in riding whereas more experienced riders will also be able to take it without

http://www.

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ABoards hit hard Australia
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

ABOARDS have now been introduced to Australia through ABOARDS AUSTRALIA (owned and managed by East Coast Kiteboarding Pty Ltd) which is a sister company of the well know Cross Shore Kiteboarding (XSHORE) lead by Glen Hooper himself.

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SKM 07 Serre Chevalier France
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

We have just returned from Xmas and looking back on how insanely amazing the SnowKiteMasters at the Col du Lautaret in France was.

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ASnews.net this Thursday: Caution Boyz on the 2008 Product LineUp
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Asnews.

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Discovering new Snowkite Spots in the French Alps
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Here is a report from a nice session we had 2 days ago.

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Rider Profile: Peruvian Waverider Fernando "Wawa" Peroud
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

The Best Odyssey sets sail on January 12-20th in Panama for the Pro Wave Invitational, and when it does, Fernando "Wawa" Peroud, local Peruvian Best rider … perhaps one of the world's best "yet undiscovered" wave riders …

http://www.

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ASNews.net this week: Pat Rawson on LF Rawson Project Boards
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Our special guest on this week's Asnews.

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ABoards hit hard Australia
Monday, March 10, 2008

ABOARDS have now been introduced to Australia through ABOARDS AUSTRALIA (owned and managed by East Coast Kiteboarding Pty Ltd) which is a sister company of the well know Cross Shore Kiteboarding (XSHORE) lead by Glen Hooper himself.

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SKM 07 Serre Chevalier France
Monday, March 10, 2008

We have just returned from Xmas and looking back on how insanely amazing the SnowKiteMasters at the Col du Lautaret in France was.

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ASnews.net this Thursday: Caution Boyz on the 2008 Product LineUp
Monday, March 10, 2008

Asnews.

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Rider Profile: Peruvian Waverider Fernando "Wawa" Peroud
Monday, March 10, 2008

The Best Odyssey sets sail on January 12-20th in Panama for the Pro Wave Invitational, and when it does, Fernando "Wawa" Peroud, local Peruvian Best rider …

http://www.

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ASNews.net this week: Pat Rawson on LF Rawson Project Boards
Monday, March 10, 2008

Our special guest on this week's Asnews.

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ABoards hit hard Australia
Monday, March 3, 2008

ABOARDS have now been introduced to Australia through ABOARDS AUSTRALIA (owned and managed by East Coast Kiteboarding Pty Ltd) which is a sister company of the well know Cross Shore Kiteboarding (XSHORE) lead by Glen Hooper himself.

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SKM 07 Serre Chevalier France
Monday, March 3, 2008

Hi everyone,

We have just returned from Xmas and looking back on how insanely amazing the SnowKiteMasters at the Col du Lautaret in France was.

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ASnews.net this Thursday: Caution Boyz on the 2008 Product LineUp
Monday, March 3, 2008

Asnews.

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Discovering new Snowkite Spots in the French Alps
Monday, March 3, 2008

Here is a report from a nice session we had 2 days ago.

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Rider Profile: Peruvian Waverider Fernando "Wawa" Peroud
Monday, March 3, 2008

The Best Odyssey sets sail on January 12-20th in Panama for the Pro Wave Invitational, and when it does, Fernando "Wawa" Peroud, local Peruvian Best rider … perhaps one of the world's best "yet undiscovered" wave riders …

http://www.

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ASNews.net this week: Pat Rawson on LF Rawson Project Boards
Monday, March 3, 2008

Our special guest on this week's Asnews.

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Exuma Kitesurfing, Bahamas
Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Exuma Kitesurfing is now open in the Bahamas for lessons at all levels and boarding in a beautiful setting.

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ASnews.net this Thursday: Caution Boyz on the 2008 Product LineUp
Monday, January 7, 2008

Asnews.

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Discovering new Snowkite Spots in the French Alps
Monday, January 7, 2008

Here is a report from a nice session we had 2 days ago.

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KPWT Overall Disciplines World Champion 07 Kristin Boese (GER)
Monday, January 7, 2008

What is your best souvenir on this KPWT 2007 ?
I had a lot of fun on the KPWT tour this year and my memories about the competitions, places and many nice people are a great souvenir.

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Serre Chevalier SnowkiteMasters 2007 Classification
Monday, January 7, 2008

Hi Everyone,

We are already working on the movie now and I guess you are all excited and looking forward to see more stuff.

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Rider Profile: Peruvian Waverider Fernando "Wawa" Peroud
Monday, January 7, 2008

The Best Odyssey sets sail on January 12-20th in Panama for the Pro Wave Invitational, and when it does, Fernando "Wawa" Peroud, local Peruvian Best rider … perhaps one of the world's best "yet undiscovered" wave riders …

http://www.

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La Bombe
Monday, December 3, 2007

Massive glide range available with brakes only
>> Highly stable profile
>> Ultra Precise handling for flying close to terrain
>> Available in 8m and 10m sizes only
>> New water tolerant lines and highly packable material.

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KPWT Teri Kitesurf Pro - Day 2
Monday, December 3, 2007

Such an intense day today as we completed the Orangina Freestyle first bracket for men and women.

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Teri Kitesurf Pro is on!
Monday, December 3, 2007

TERI KITESURF PRO – 35,000 USD
Kiteboard Pro World Tour – since 1999
1st – 9th of Decemeber 2007

Here we are, for the final stage of the KPWT 2007 Wolrd Cup, at Noumea (New Caledonia).

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60 Mile Jupiter to Ft. Lauderdale Race 2007
Monday, December 3, 2007

"Hi all,

Well it's that time of year again, windy in Florida.

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Updated WiND-X Distributor's List
Monday, December 3, 2007

Auskite
A: 12 Richardson Street, Carnarvon, 6701 Australia.

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The Bullet 008 is available now! Click here to go to the Bullet 008 Page.
Monday, December 3, 2007

Totally New Wing for 2008

>> New water tolerant lines and highly packable material

>> Easy launch and landing

>> Improved ‘carving turn' and roll coordination

>> More progressive handling.

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New 2008 Waterkite from Flexifoil
Tuesday, September 11, 2007

The new Atom08 from Flexifoil has been designed to be comfortable and fun to ride - whatever the weather conditions.

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Guincho Wave Masters World Cup 2007
Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Here are the rankings for the Portugal Wave Masters Event:

http://www.

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1st Independent Kitesurf Market Research and Analysis of Consumer Behaviour
Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Kitesurf Market Research and Analysis of Consumer Behaviour

168 pages, in English, including 174 b/w graphics and spreadsheets and 12 colour illustrations
59,90 "Ř, 79,90 US$, ISBN-13: 9783837001242
Worldwide available now! Buy online: www.

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The 2008 Sigma Series Cult
Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Naish International is proud to announce the release of the next kite in the Sigma Series: The Cult.

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LF Proof: 2008 Liquid Force Havoc
Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Liquid Force Kiteboarding International is proud to announce the official release of the 2008 Havoc: The most progressive Premium High Performance /Free-Ride 4-Line SLE kite on the market today!

http://www.

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KB4C Sets the Bar for Kiteboarding Events and Raises $62,000
Tuesday, September 11, 2007

On Saturday, August 25th, 2007, an event took place in Hood River, Oregon, that will forever change the future of kiteboarding events.

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Cyclon-Kiteboards series: Wild Series
Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Cyclon-Kiteboards launched new kiteboard series „Wild Series 2007"
Improved shapes and therefore optimized riding characteristics for lightwind and funboards
Striking new board design

http://www.

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IKO puts instructor ratings online
Tuesday, August 28, 2007

With so many great instructors out there how do you pick the right one? Well the IKO has found the solution.

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ASNews.net/The Kiteboarder podcast: What is Freak Dog Kites?
Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Dominican pro rider, Ariel Corniel, thrust EH Kiteboarding into the spotlight this June with his first place PKRA win in Cabarete — the first pro to win a sanctioned competition on a pure bow kite.

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KPWT France 2007 Results
Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Dunkerque Kiteboard World Cup – 40 000 USD Kiteboard Pro World Tour – since 1999 Dunkerque, France - Freestyle – Course Racing – Hang Time – Sliders 21st – 27th August, 2007
Event Website : www.

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CORE Online Magazine- the hottest new kiteboarding magazine
Tuesday, August 28, 2007

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PKRA Germany Day 8
Tuesday, August 28, 2007

It's Day 8 of the Gard Kitesurf World Cup 2007 at St.

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Los Roques Dreams, All Pro Wave Trip
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

The Best Odyssey is back on the ocean blue.

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KPWT Morocco Results
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

MOROCCO FREESTYLE MEN :
1st GARAT Sebastien (FRA) - RRD
2nd AURIOL Antoine (FRA) - KITELOOSE
3rd HEBERT Tom (NC) - AIRUSH
4th LENTEN Sander (ND) - FLEXIFOIL.

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First US Nationals Kite Race Makes Cover of The Kiteboarder
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

The First US Nationals Kite Course Racing Championship was held at Crissy Field, CA, from July 25-28.

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ASNews.net: Mark Doyle on SS's new REV and '08 Board Line-up
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Slingshot's new REV is creating quite a bit of interest and is just starting to hit beaches worldwide.

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PKRA Fuerteventura Day 2
Friday, August 3, 2007

Kitesurfing fans and the competitors once again converged on the event site, greeted by even more incredible wind and clear sunny skies which warmed up the event area further to 27%B0 Celsius.

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Play the Ozone Travel Word Game - Kiteboarding 4 Cancer Wins!
Friday, August 3, 2007

Ozone Travel Kiteboarding will donate US$1, up to US$360, for each contestant who enters the Word Game, currently online at www.

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FLYSURFER stands out in depower test
Friday, August 3, 2007

German KITE magazin published a test in their last july/august issue where they measure depower ratios between different kite shapes (C-kite, Hybrid, Bow-kite & Foilkites).

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PKRA Fuerteventura Day 3
Friday, August 3, 2007

The third day of extreme kiteboarding competition at the Fuerteventura PKRA Kiteboarding Grand Slam 2007 continues with strong winds and choppy conditions as the crowds that lined up the beach were filled with excitement to see their favorite riders get into the water once more.

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PKRA Portugal - Day 5 (Results)
Wednesday, August 1, 2007

The 1st leg of the PKRA World Tour 2007 racing event concludes with a spectacular show from among the competitors.

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Waroo 08: Ez-pump or not? What do you want? Win a Kite!
Wednesday, August 1, 2007

R&D testing of the new Waroo 08 is drawing to a close and we are making the final decision regarding the inclusion of the EZ-pump system.

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ASNews this week: Kite Beach bans and how to avoid them
Wednesday, August 1, 2007

Is your local riding spot starting to get crowded or in threat of being closed due to snowy plovers, migratory birds, water rights usage or irresponsible riding? Join ASNews.

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PKRA Fuerteventura Day 1
Wednesday, August 1, 2007

The Fuerteventura PKRA Kiteboarding Grand Slam 2007 kicks off to an exciting start under an overcast Sotavento skies.

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Cindy won Brazil, Cesar got 4th!
Friday, July 27, 2007

Luckily all the guys that were left in the competition were lightweights, as the wind was light and they were running up the beach after a run full of tricks.

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2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Friday, July 27, 2007

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Friday, July 27, 2007

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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Ruben Lenten on the %9106 Slingshot Fuel - UNBEATABLE!
Friday, July 27, 2007

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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Charles Deleau 2nd in New Caledonia KPWT
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Last competing day of the Alcatel Kitesurf Pro; we'll proceed to the last part of the freestyle double elimination that will determinate the winners of the event and the 2004' world champions.

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Cindy won Brazil, Cesar got 4th!
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Luckily all the guys that were left in the competition were lightweights, as the wind was light and they were running up the beach after a run full of tricks.

Read more...

 
2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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Ruben Lenten on the %9106 Slingshot Fuel - UNBEATABLE!
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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Cindy won Brazil, Cesar got 4th!
Thursday, May 24, 2007

Luckily all the guys that were left in the competition were lightweights, as the wind was light and they were running up the beach after a run full of tricks.

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2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Thursday, May 24, 2007

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Thursday, May 24, 2007

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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*Ruben Lenten on the %9106 Slingshot Fuel - UNBEATABLE!
Thursday, May 24, 2007

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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Yarga Hybrid SLE: Competition winner announced
Monday, April 23, 2007

Asnews.

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The new Yarga Hybrid SLE
Monday, April 23, 2007

What's the story behind the new Yarga Hybrid SLE?

The Yarga has always been the reliable mainstay of the Best range.

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Ozone Travel and Cabrinha Announce Awards
Monday, April 23, 2007

7 nights accommodations at The Sunset Beach Hotel, Cumbuco, Brazil.

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Rocky Chatwell - CrazyFly Team Pro Rider
Monday, April 23, 2007

CrazyFly Kiteboarding team is proud of its` youngest Team Pro Rider Rocky Chatwell (16), USA.

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The Shinn Centre, Tenerife open for Business
Monday, April 23, 2007

he Shinn Centre based in El Medano, a very typical Canarian village in the south of Tenerife boasts kites from many leading kite manufacturers, as well as, the full range of Nobile, NBL and Shinn boards.

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Day 5 - Movistar PKRA Venezuela Kiteboarding World Tour 2007
Monday, April 23, 2007

The fifth and final day of the Movistar Kiteboarding World Cup 2007 in Isla Margarita, organized by Victor Martins of Windsurf Paradise & Hotel Coche Paradise and Ricardo Farr of Dynapro, kicked off with a huge crowd lining the beach cheering for their favorite riders under brilliant sunny skies.

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Lenten makes it 5 in a row! - November 17, 2005 - Fortaleza, Brazil
Monday, April 23, 2007

The last and final stop.

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Bridge of the Gods Kiteboarding Festival Press Release - August 30, 2006 - Slingshot HQ, Stevenson
Monday, April 23, 2007

Slingshot's first annual sponsored local event on home turf.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Thursday, March 22, 2007

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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*Ruben Lenten on the %9106 Slingshot Fuel - UNBEATABLE!
Thursday, March 22, 2007

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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Lenten makes it 5 in a row! - November 17, 2005 - Fortaleza, Brazil
Thursday, March 22, 2007

The last and final stop.

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Bridge of the Gods Kiteboarding Festival Press Release - August 30, 2006 - Slingshot HQ, Stevenson
Thursday, March 22, 2007

Slingshot's first annual sponsored local event on home turf.

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2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Tuesday, February 27, 2007

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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Ruben Lenten on the %9106 Slingshot Fuel - UNBEATABLE!
Tuesday, February 27, 2007

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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Lenten makes it 5 in a row! - November 17, 2005 - Fortaleza, Brazil
Tuesday, February 27, 2007

The last and final stop.

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Bridge of the Gods Kiteboarding Festival Press Release - August 30, 2006 - Slingshot HQ, Stevenson
Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Slingshot's first annual sponsored local event on home turf.

Read more...

 
2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Tuesday, December 26, 2006

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Tuesday, December 26, 2006

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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Ruben Lenten on the %9106 Slingshot Fuel - UNBEATABLE!
Tuesday, December 26, 2006

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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Lenten makes it 5 in a row! - November 17, 2005 - Fortaleza, Brazil
Tuesday, December 26, 2006

The last and final stop.

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Bridge of the Gods Kiteboarding Festival Press Release - August 30, 2006 - Slingshot HQ, Stevenson
Tuesday, December 26, 2006

Slingshot's first annual sponsored local event on home turf.

Read more...

 
Charles Deleau 2nd in New Caledonia KPWT
Monday, October 23, 2006

Last competing day of the Alcatel Kitesurf Pro; we'll proceed to the last part of the freestyle double elimination that will determinate the winners of the event and the 2004' world champions.

Read more...

 
Cindy won Brazil, Cesar got 4th!
Monday, October 23, 2006

Luckily all the guys that were left in the competition were lightweights, as the wind was light and they were running up the beach after a run full of tricks.

Read more...

 
2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Monday, October 23, 2006

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Monday, October 23, 2006

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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Ruben Lenten on the %9106 Slingshot Fuel - UNBEATABLE!
Monday, October 23, 2006

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Monday, September 11, 2006

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Monday, September 11, 2006

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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RUBEN LENTEN ON THE '06 SLINGSHOT FUEL - UNBEATABLE!
Monday, September 11, 2006

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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Lenten makes it 5 in a row!
Monday, September 11, 2006

The last and final stop.

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Bridge of the Gods Kiteboarding Festival Press Release
Monday, September 11, 2006

Slingshot's first annual sponsored local event on home turf.

Read more...

 
2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Monday, May 15, 2006

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Monday, May 15, 2006

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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NORTH KITEBOARDING WELCOMES SKY SOLBACH!
Monday, April 17, 2006

We are happy to announce our new teamrider for the North Kiteboarding International Team, Sky Solbach!

more http://www.

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Charles Deleau 2nd in New Caledonia KPWT
Monday, April 17, 2006

Last competing day of the Alcatel Kitesurf Pro; we'll proceed to the last part of the freestyle double elimination that will determinate the winners of the event and the 2004' world champions.

Read more...

 
Cindy won Brazil, Cesar got 4th!
Monday, April 17, 2006

Luckily all the guys that were left in the competition were lightweights, as the wind was light and they were running up the beach after a run full of tricks.

Read more...

 
2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Monday, April 17, 2006

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Monday, April 17, 2006

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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Russian Extremem Results
Monday, March 27, 2006

On Saturday 18th March in Moscow,
Russia at Europe's coolest Skatepark 'Adrenalin' a festival for alternative sport, music and street culture %91EXTREME NATION' was organized, resulting in the first Russian national premier for outstanding contributions to Extreme sport and business and the highest award in Extreme sport and business - Extreme Awards 2005.

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Ruben Lenten on the %9106 Slingshot Fuel - UNBEATABLE!
Friday, November 18, 2005

'Impossible to defeat or surpass; incapable of being overcome or subdued.

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Lenten makes it 5 in a row! - November 17, 2005 - Fortaleza, Brazil
Friday, November 18, 2005

Fortaleza, Brazil was the final stop of the PKRA tour for 2005 and for the 4th straight event, Slingshot International team rider Ruben Lenten walked away with the first place crown and cash.

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The Ben Poster: Silenced at The Zoo
Monday, October 24, 2005

The photo says a thousand words.

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SPEED WORLD RECORD FOR NORTH KITEBOARDING
Monday, October 24, 2005

Olaf Marting sets a new record for Kiteboarding of 41, 67 Knots at the Walvis Bay Speed week in Namibia!

After half a week of waiting at the Neo Paint Walvis Bay Speed week, the winds were finally gusting up from the south west to 40 knots on Thursday 21/10/2004.

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NORTH KITEBOARDING WELCOMES SKY SOLBACH!
Monday, October 24, 2005

We are happy to announce our new teamrider for the North Kiteboarding International Team, Sky Solbach!

When Jaime called to tell us about Sky for the international team, the decision was done pretty quickly.

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NORTH KITEBOARDING WELCOMES SKY SOLBACH!
Friday, September 30, 2005

We are happy to announce our new teamrider for the North Kiteboarding International Team, Sky Solbach!

When Jaime called to tell us about Sky for the international team, the decision was done pretty quickly.

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Ventilo Show Hy%E8res/France
Friday, September 30, 2005

Ventilo Show Hy%E8res/France October 20th to 28th

The first Kite- and Windsurf show in Hy%E8res/France called 'Ventilo Show' had opened the doors on October 20th.

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2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Friday, September 30, 2005

Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Friday, September 30, 2005

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

Read more...

 
SPEED WORLD RECORD FOR NORTH KITEBOARDING
Monday, August 29, 2005

Olaf Marting sets a new record for Kiteboarding of 41, 67 Knots at the Walvis Bay Speed week in Namibia!

After half a week of waiting at the Neo Paint Walvis Bay Speed week, the winds were finally gusting up from the south west to 40 knots on Thursday 21/10/2004.

Read more...

 
NORTH KITEBOARDING WELCOMES SKY SOLBACH!
Monday, August 29, 2005

We are happy to announce our new teamrider for the North Kiteboarding International Team, Sky Solbach!

When Jaime called to tell us about Sky for the international team, the decision was done pretty quickly.

Read more...

 
Ventilo Show Hy%E8res/France
Monday, August 29, 2005

Ventilo Show Hy%E8res/France October 20th to 28th

The first Kite- and Windsurf show in Hy%E8res/France called 'Ventilo Show' had opened the doors on October 20th.

Read more...

 
NORTH KITEBOARDING WELCOMES SKY SOLBACH!
Friday, July 22, 2005

We are happy to announce our new teamrider for the North Kiteboarding International Team, Sky Solbach!

read more: http://www.

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Ventilo Show Hy%E8res/France
Friday, July 22, 2005

Ventilo Show Hy%E8res/France October 20th to 28th

The first Kite- and Windsurf show in Hy%E8res/France called 'Ventilo Show' had opened the doors on October 20th.

Read more...

 
Charles Deleau 2nd in New Caledonia KPWT
Friday, July 22, 2005

Last competing day of the Alcatel Kitesurf Pro; we'll proceed to the last part of the freestyle double elimination that will determinate the winners of the event and the 2004' world champions.

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Cindy won Brazil, Cesar got 4th!
Friday, July 22, 2005

Luckily all the guys that were left in the competition were lightweights, as the wind was light and they were running up the beach after a run full of tricks.

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The Crossing is coming up!
Wednesday, June 1, 2005

We are here in the Scilly Isles (off Cornwall, UK) for The Crossing (70 mile Gui .

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2nd place for Fabio Ingrosso at First Tour Stop !
Wednesday, June 1, 2005


Last scheduled day of competition.

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Martin Vari joins Slingshot!
Wednesday, June 1, 2005

We are proud to announce the addition of Martin Vari to the Slingshot International Team.

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Intro to Kite Snowboarding
Thursday, April 7, 2005

Make it happen this winter!! Get outside and learn to Kite Snowboard.

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A Few Minutes With Dr. Turner
Thursday, April 7, 2005

Name: Geoffrey k Turner

Age: 45

Hometown: Frankfort Mi

Occupation, or what do you do when you are not kiting: Physician, Internal medicine.

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I Kiteboard Because!
Thursday, April 7, 2005

I kiteboard because I love to!

Because the excitement of the sport
Brings excitement to my world!

Because when I launch into the air
My skin tingles with its freshness!

Because when I strap up
I become the master of my destiny!


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2 day Camps- WHATS THE DEAL?
Thursday, April 7, 2005

Some of the common questions people ask Broneah before a 2-day kiteboarding camp!

Why should I take a 2 day camp, can't I learn to kiteboard in one day?
We have developed the 2 day camp because it is impossible to properly teach someone how to kiteboarding safely in one day.

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'JUST WATCH ME.'
Thursday, April 7, 2005

I've learned a lesson Michael Jordan so unashamedly admits to: 'I've missed over 9,000 shots in my career.

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Northern Michigan featured on the Cover of Kiteboarding Magazine
Friday, March 11, 2005

Be sure to grab the latest issue (February/March) of Kiteboarding Magazine, and feast your eyes upon amazing shots from right up here in Traverse City, Michigan.

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MOX'D OUT!!!!
Friday, March 11, 2005

I've learned a lesson Michael Jordan so unashamedly admits to: 'I've missed over 9,000 shots in my career.

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Eric Hertsens: Just the Man to Help You Fly
Friday, March 11, 2005

It's well known that Cabarete is one of, if not 'the' best place to kiteboard in the world - giving people it's first glance at the sport, teaching hundreds each year to learn and producing a few of the sport's best.

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Cabaret News
Friday, March 11, 2005

Aloha from Kiteboarding Paradise! Six weeks I'm already in Cabarete and for the first time we had no wind, so I found finally some time to send the latest news to your screens.

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SnowKiting Takes Flight
Monday, December 20, 2004

Imagine flying a kite as large as a parachute while standing on a board in the center of a frozen lake.

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Freedom of Kiteboarding Inspires...
Monday, December 20, 2004

Freedom of Kiteboarding Inspires Venture For World Champion.

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Extreme Sport Goes On Safari
Monday, December 20, 2004

LONDON, December 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Twinspot Travel, the eco-tourism company, has opened a division to combine extreme sports with safaris.

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The Ben Poster: Silenced at The Zoo
Monday, November 8, 2004

The photo says a thousand words.

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Maui King of the Air - Deleau on the Podium!
Monday, November 8, 2004

Maui, HI - (September 25, 2004) Winning the men's freestyle division and the honored "King of the Air" title was 17 year-old Tuterai Montaron of Bora Bora.

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SPEED WORLD RECORD FOR NORTH KITEBOARDING
Monday, November 8, 2004

Olaf Marting sets a new record for Kiteboarding of 41, 67 Knots at the Walvis Bay Speed week in Namibia!

After half a week of waiting at the Neo Paint Walvis Bay Speed week, the winds were finally gusting up from the south west to 40 knots on Thursday 21/10/2004.

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NORTH KITEBOARDING WELCOMES SKY SOLBACH!
Monday, November 8, 2004

We are happy to announce our new teamrider for the North Kiteboarding International Team, Sky Solbach!

When Jaime called to tell us about Sky for the international team, the decision was done pretty quickly.

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Ventilo Show Hy%E8res/France
Monday, November 8, 2004

Ventilo Show Hy%E8res/France October 20th to 28th

The first Kite- and Windsurf show in Hy%E8res/France called 'Ventilo Show' had opened the doors on October 20th.

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Tripping in Fortaleza
Wednesday, August 18, 2004

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Photo by Juan Ferrero

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At the airport in Madrid, we hooked with up kiteboarders Carlos and Fede, who work at the Ministry of External Affairs and live in the capital, 600km away from the nearest beach.

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PKRA Fuerteventura - North going big on the 1st Boarder Cross event
Wednesday, August 18, 2004

With the PKRA Tourstop taking place in Fuerteventura last weekend, North Kiteboarding just celebrated another two 1st places and one 2nd place for our team members.

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Slingshot Show-stopping at the Gorge Games
Wednesday, August 18, 2004

It was a signature Gorge day with hot sun and equally unforgiving winds as Slingshot rolled up with the big guns and a big presence on Tuesday for the Gorge Games Kiteboarding Events.

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North team dominates Cabarete Worldcup event!!!
Wednesday, August 18, 2004

What a weekend! With rather good riding conditions and amazing results, this weekends Cabarete worldcup came to its end.

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Slingshot Diesel Is Coming Soon
Wednesday, August 18, 2004

The Diesel is almost here and we can't hold it in any longer.

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The Kite Story on Maui
Wednesday, August 18, 2004

"This is the proving ground, if you can do it here you can do it anywhere in the world!" This voice is Joe Cool and he is telling Flash Austin about the importance of being able to kitesurf at Ho'okipa.

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Accident at Mokuleia, Oahu. Nov '02
Wednesday, August 18, 2004

A Brazilian Kitesurfer dies.

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Kiter Profile: Sean Ordonez
Wednesday, August 18, 2004

Sean Ordonez
Photo courtesy of P.

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Eric Hertsens: Just the Man to Help You Fly
Thursday, July 15, 2004

It's well known that Cabarete is one of, if not 'the' best place to kiteboard in the world - giving people it's first glance at the sport, teaching hundreds each year to learn and producing a few of the sport's best.

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Liquid Force is rocking the '04 !
Thursday, July 15, 2004

Since the early days at REAL kiteboarding, we have been big supporters of Liquid Force kiteboarding gear.

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REAL mourns the loss of Matt 'M2' Raincock...
Friday, June 18, 2004

At approximately 12:39AM Easter Sunday morning, while traveling southward on bicycles and skateboards towards their home in Waves, NC, four members of the REAL family were struck by an SUV traveling south on Highway 12.

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REAL hosts the world's best riders and builds some serious sliders!
Friday, June 18, 2004

Last week, REAL coach and team rider Jason Slezak departed Cape Hatteras for the 2nd annual Velocity Games in Corpus Christy, TX.

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Shannon Best comes to "The Slick"
Friday, June 18, 2004

REAL kiteboarding is proud to announce we will host two BEST Super Camps with Shannon Best!
BEST Super Camps
July 30 - August 1st
October 15-17th
Book your 'Super Camp' Today ! Space is limited to 20 riders per camp.

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Cabarete News
Friday, June 18, 2004

Aloha from Kiteboarding Paradise! Six weeks I'm already in Cabarete and for the first time we had no wind, so I found finally some time to send the latest news to your screens.

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Kiteboarding banned at South Padre
Thursday, May 20, 2004

According to Outside Magazine, a July ban on kiteboarding was recently upheld by National Park Service (NPS) officials at Padre Island National Seashore.

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New Kiteboarding Magazine
Thursday, May 20, 2004

A new US kiteboarding magazine, owned and operated by kiteboarders, is now available.

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Venezuela PKRA Event Cancelled
Thursday, May 20, 2004

Top prize was $36,000 USD.

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Quick Tip
Tuesday, September 23, 2003

When launching in any location where the wind is gusty or very strong, do not put the kite overhead.

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RECOVERING FROM THE STORM
Tuesday, September 23, 2003


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Reports from residents on the island and also from aerial reports, are that our two REAL locations in Buxton and Waves suffered little or no damage.

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Hurricane Isabel Update
Tuesday, September 23, 2003


Live from New York.

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Kiteboarding in Maui to be halted?
Monday, September 22, 2003

In March 2002, after 2 ? years of discussions and negotiations, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) officials granted Hawaii Kiteboarding Association (HKA) members a waiver to the 40 year-old regulations restricting kite flying within 5 miles of an airport and kites weighing over 5 pounds.

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