How to Go Upwind in Kiteboarding – Advanced Guide

How to Go Upwind in Kiteboarding – Advanced Guide

An exhilarating activity combining the elements of water with the masterful execution of mechanics, the global sport of kiteboarding has grown incredibly throughout the years. And there is one specific element to the sport that has continually attracted the attention of participants and onlookers alike – “going upwind.” To ride upwind well, you’ll need to…

Kitesurfing vs Kiteboarding: What’s the Difference?

Kitesurfing vs Kiteboarding: What’s the Difference?

Technically kiteboarding and kitesurfing are the same sport, but the terms refer to different activities within that sport. Kiteboarding uses a twin tip board to ride on open water while kitesurfing uses a directional board to ride waves. The terms kiteboarding and kitesurfing are used interchangeably by many, and although they have many similarities, kitesurfing…

How to Control a Kiteboard:  Complete Guide

How to Control a Kiteboard: Complete Guide

Watch videos, read instructional articles and consider taking lessons. Learning to control a Kiteboard takes lots of physical practice. Kiteboarders need to acquire many skills, knowledge of the kite mechanics and how your movements affect the kiteboard’s speed, power, and direction while on the water. Deciding to get into a sport like kiteboarding is a…