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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 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

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...

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.

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 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...

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..

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.

How to self land your kite - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to self land your kite

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

About Buying Second Hand kites - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

About Buying Second Hand kites

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

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...

How to progress in Freestyle Kiteboarding - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to progress in Freestyle Kiteboarding

Henning provides an excellent freestyle Kiteboarding guide...

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.

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

How to "duck tack" your surfboard - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to "duck tack" your surfboard

An alternative to gybing your surfboard while kitesurfing is the tack...

How to gybe a surfboard - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to gybe a surfboard

If you're about to gybe (jibe) a surfboard then this is for you. For any budding kitesurfing transitioning from a twintip, or using a surfboard for the first time.

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

Loosen up those ankles before kiteboarding...

Victoria Soloveykina shares the goodies on how..

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?

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...

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'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?

How to go from Surfing to Kitesurfing - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

How to go from Surfing to Kitesurfing

If you've never kitesurfed before, but love your surfing, then read on to see how you can turn those blown-out days into something amazing...

Kitesurfing Terminology & Lingo - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Kitesurfing Terminology & Lingo

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

Kite relaunch technique videos - Kitesurfing Articles
Kitesurfing

Kite relaunch technique videos

These two short clips are basic crash courses on relaunching a kite.

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.

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