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Kiteboarding in the Land of 10,000 Lakes -SAIL

Just watch the show...my son paddles out to a secret kiteboarding spot in central minnesota.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Post Game

Check Out The Kitesurfing Sights From Red Bull's Battle Of The Sund In Sweden

Red Bull's Battle Of The Sund is a kitesurfing event that covers nearly 25 miles in the Strait of Oresund that separates Sweden and Denmark.

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Surfing News

How to waterstart in kiteboarding

The board start, also known as waterstart, is one of the most important moments in kiteboarding.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Daily Mail

EXCLUSIVE: The dogs discarded here had been beaten, poisoned,...

A 'crazy gringo's' heroic crusade to save dozens of stray canines who had been poisoned, beaten, hacked with machetes and then dumped on Puerto Rico's 'Dead Dog Beach', revealed in heartbreaking new book Stephen McGarva thought he would be kite-surfing in paradise when he and his wife moved to a town outside of San Juan Feeding the dogs became ... (more)

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Bognor Today

Search sparked after kite surfer disappears from view

The volunteer RNLI crew at Selsey was paged at 9.50pm last Saturday after the Solent Coastguard received several reports from the Felpham and Pagham areas of a kite surfer a good distance off shore who disappeared from view.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Surfing News

Bjorn Rune Jensen wins the Battle of the Sund 2014

Bjorn Rune Jensen has been the fastest rider at the Red Bull Battle of the Sund 2014, a kiteboarding marathon held between Sweden and Denmark.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Argus

Search launched for missing kite surfer

Solent coastguard received several 999 calls from people on Saturday evening about the man, who was spotted in the Bognor area.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Surfing News

Johnny Heineken cuts the Swiss waters

Kiteboarders from 15 nations traveled to Engadin, in the Swiss Alps, a mecca for skiers in winter, to compete at 1,800 meters above sea level in the latest sailing sensation: kite foilboarding.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

A Saturday on the North Coast: Zebras, whales and kite sailing

For North Coast locals and visitors keen on zebras, breaching humpback whales, and a powder-blue and windy sky alive with multicolored kites powering daredevil surfers through the churning waves, Saturday was a banner summer day.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Surfing News

Richard Branson buys the PKRA World Tour

The Virgin mogul, a passionate and avid kiteboarder, has bought the rights of the PKRA World Tour, in an unusual joint-venture agreement with Best Kiteboarding and the Spanish entrepreneur behind clothing company Zara.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Surfing News

Western Australia enforces life jackets on kiters and windsurfers

Western Australian kiteboarders will have to use life jackets when riding in unprotected waters more than 400 meters from the coastline.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Squamish Chief

Nicolas Hesson/Special to the Squamish Chief

Some of the most talented kiteboarders in North America descended on the Squamish Spit for the second annual Kite Clash event on Friday, Aug. 1, Saturday, Aug. 2 and Sunday, Aug. 3. But it wasn't just the athletes cramming onto the Spit, Kite Clash organizer Thor Kaze said he was overwhelmed with the turnout and was on cloud nine with how the ... (more)

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Surfing News

Naish releases the 2015 kiteboarding collection

The company based in Maui, Hawaii, built its first kite in 1998. Since then, original windsurfer Robby Naish has been working to develop innovative kiteboarding gear.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Mashable

15 Essential Gadgets for Your Weekend on the Water

While neon floaties and a Rambo-esque Super Soaker might have cut it in your teenage years, you as an adult need a more cutting-edge arsenal of water tech.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

ABC News

Kiteboarders, windsurfers face safety crackdown

From the start of this month, anyone travelling more than 400 metres from the shore is required to wear a life jacket and carry either flares, an EPIRB or personal locater beacon.

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Surfing News

Slingshot adds FCS II fin system to kite boards

The kiteboarding brand founded by Tony Logosz and his brother Jeff decided to embed the FCS II technology in the 2015 line of kite boards and surfboards.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Palm Beach Post

Pictures of the Week: Kitesurfing World Cup, 888,246 poppies in the Tower of London moat

The week's highlights and newsworthy images: Traditional water buffalo races are held in Bali; 888,246 ceramic poppies are installed in the moat of the Tower of London to commemorate allied victims of the First World War; fighting in Gaza continues; three Somali men convicted of assassinations and facilitating attacks for the Al-Qaeda linked ... (more)

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Gazette-news.co.uk

Harwich RNLI recovers body

Harwich RNLI Lifeboat was launched at 4pm on Saturday after reports from kite surfers of a body floating off the coast of Felixstowe.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

TrekEarth

A Winter's Day on Big Manly Beach

Yesterday a stiff wind was blowing into Big Manly Beach on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula about 50kms north of Auckland City.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Honolulu Advertiser

Maui firefighters rescue stranded 23-year-old windsurfer

The boy was kite surfing 100 yards offshore at Kanaha Beach Park when he lost his sail at about 4:40 p.m., Maui fire official said.

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