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Safe Kiting Guidelines - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Safe Kiting Guidelines

Use the C.L.E.A.R. guidelines for a safe day out

Winter Weather Warning for new Kitesurfers - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Winter Weather Warning for new Kitesurfers

Take care with winter winds - they can change radically, both in direction and speed. Wind speed can double in an instant.

How to pack your kitesurfing bag for travelling - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to pack your kitesurfing bag for travelling

Going away on a kiteboarding trip can be a total disaster if you don't pack your kite properly.

Should I use a board leash? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Should I use a board leash?

If you come from a surfing background, it's tempting to use a board leash - find out why not.

Where to kitesurf in Western Australia (official) - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Where to kitesurf in Western Australia (official)

WAKSA (West Aus Kitesurfing Association) list of kiting areas

How to stick a surfpad on your kiteboard (surfboard) - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to stick a surfpad on your kiteboard (surfboard)

North kiteboarding shares a few tips & tricks on how to get it right...

Getting out through a beach break... - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Getting out through a beach break...

Heading out in the surf for the first time, maybe at a local beach break? Some great tips from the crew in the forums about how to kitesurf your way out through the sets...

How to make a Paulownia Kite Board - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to make a Paulownia Kite Board

GDog shares how he handmade made his own kiteboard, from scratch

Riding in Perth, WA - What you need to know. - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Riding in Perth, WA - What you need to know.

The West Australian Kitesurfing Association have put together some handy fact sheets for kiting around the metro area of Perth

Wave Riding Tips - Backhand, by Ben Wilson - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Wave Riding Tips - Backhand, by Ben Wilson

Kitesurfing tips on backhand riding in waves by Ben Wilson

How to progress in Freestyle Kiteboarding - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to progress in Freestyle Kiteboarding

Henning provides an excellent freestyle Kiteboarding guide...

PayPal Scammers - read how they work it... - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

PayPal Scammers - read how they work it...

They trawl classifieds looking to scam people out of money..

How to go upwind on your kiteboard - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to go upwind on your kiteboard

Going upwind is one of the first skills you'll need when kiteboarding, otherwise you'll be doing "the walk of shame" .. walking back to where you started, rather than kiting there!

How to mount a GoPro in your kite... - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to mount a GoPro in your kite...

GoPro, CamRig? - how do you get footage from your kite using a GoPro. Checkout this handy invention which lets you film from the kite, and your wrist...

How to do a backroll - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to do a backroll

One of the best tricks to kick off your freestyle kiteboarding career is the backroll - hugely satisfying, and easier than you might think...

How to self land your kite - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to self land your kite

Self landing a kite is handy skill to have...

Snow kiting New Zealand's South Island - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Snow kiting New Zealand's South Island

Discover kitesurfing in NZ

Australian Kitesurfing Shops & Schools - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Australian Kitesurfing Shops & Schools

Need to find a kiteboarding store or kiteboarding school for lessons - all stores listed here

How to tune your kite line lengths - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to tune your kite line lengths

Kite not handling how you think it should - maybe your line lengths aren't right...

Progress your kiting with an Intermediate Lesson - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Progress your kiting with an Intermediate Lesson

Most people get a few beginner kitesurfing lessons and quickly plateau - this doesn't have to be you!

Skin Cancer & Melanoma - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Skin Cancer & Melanoma

If you're out in the sun a lot, you need to be aware of the effects, and have your skin regularly checked for melanomas

Travelling to Bali - some Trip Tips - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Travelling to Bali - some Trip Tips

Here are a few tips to help you if you plan on going to Bali to Kite.

Kite Innovations - from C to Bow to Hybrid to ... - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Kite Innovations - from C to Bow to Hybrid to ...

A look at how far kite design has come in the last ten years - and at the classic kites of 2010

How's your board control? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How's your board control?

Are you being slack while you're kitesurfing and not focusing as much as you could?

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson  - Part 1 - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson - Part 1

Part 1 of a series of articles of kitesurfing wave technique and tips for the Seabreeze readers by Ben Wilson

How to ride toeside - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to ride toeside

An important skill to get sorted as soon as you've got the basics of kitesurfing mastered.

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