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Kitesurfing beginner questions - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Kitesurfing beginner questions

New to kitesurfing and curious about how it works? Read some of the Q's & A's in here.

Right of Way Rules - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Right of Way Rules

There's a kiter coming straight at you - what happens? What about wave riding?

Kitesurfing - How to get started - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Kitesurfing - How to get started

How to kitesurf - everything you need to know - tips, tricks, gear, and where

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

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

About Buying Second Hand kites - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

About Buying Second Hand kites

Some tips & tricks for buying your next kite...

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...

How to self land your kite - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to self land your kite

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

Will you waste this summer? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Will you waste this summer?

If you want to progress in Kitesurfing, sometimes you need to have a plan...

Safe Kiting Guidelines - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Safe Kiting Guidelines

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

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson  - Part 2 - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson - Part 2

Kitesurfing Wave Tips # 2 - Thanks to all those who sent questions after the last article.

Safer Kitesurfing from a pilots perspective - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Safer Kitesurfing from a pilots perspective

How a fighter pilot approaches a mission is how a kitesurfer can approach a sick kite session

Do I need kitesurfing lessons? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Do I need kitesurfing lessons?

Should I learn of my mates, or get lessons, or...

Filming kitesurfing over your shoulder with a GoPro HD - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Filming kitesurfing over your shoulder with a GoPro HD

Lots of inventive solutions from Australian Kitesurfers on how to get great imagery with the GoPro

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...

Loosen up those ankles before kiteboarding... - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Loosen up those ankles before kiteboarding...

Victoria Soloveykina shares the goodies on how..

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

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 choose your Kitesurfing gear - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to choose your Kitesurfing gear

A guide to the kites, boards, and harnesses - get the right kitesurfing equipment to get your kiting career off to the right kind of start...

Kitesurfing Terminology & Lingo - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Kitesurfing Terminology & Lingo

Chicken loop? A loop when you're scared? All the terms explained.

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..

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

Setting Up a Kite Camera - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Setting Up a Kite Camera

How to easily setup your own kite camera

Should I join a kiting association? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Should I join a kiting association?

Kiting Associations exist to help their members - why should you join?

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

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.

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