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Do I need kitesurfing lessons? - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Do I need kitesurfing lessons?

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

Setting Up a Kite Camera - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Setting Up a Kite Camera

How to easily setup your own kite camera

How to progress in Freestyle Kiteboarding - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to progress in Freestyle Kiteboarding

Henning provides an excellent freestyle Kiteboarding guide...

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!

How to take photos from your kite - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to take photos from your kite

Use the KiteCam to take aerial photos from the centre strut of your kite

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.

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 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 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.

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 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...

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 do your first jump - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to do your first jump

Kiteboarding jumps are visually spectacular and a real buzz to do. Just getting started? This kiteboard jump tutorial is for you.

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...

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..

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...

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

Loosen up those ankles before kiteboarding...

Victoria Soloveykina shares the goodies on how..

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...

How to self land your kite - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to self land your kite

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

Safe Kiting Guidelines - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Safe Kiting Guidelines

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

How to start Kiteboarding - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to start Kiteboarding

All the information you need to get started in Kite surfing - Lessons, Associations and getting plugged into the community...

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson - Part 3 - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Wave Riding Tips by Ben Wilson - Part 3

In this article we will cover 2 advanced kitesurfing moves plus some survival tips when it all goes wrong.

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...

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

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

Weather Forecasts & Live Reports