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Essaouira, Morocco Kite Spot Guide

Kitesurfing Essaouira Morocco

Who would have thought that a quiet fishing area on the Moroccan coast would become one of the most popular kitesurfing destinations in the world? That is exactly what has happened to the ancient city of Essaouira, which offers huge swells and epic waves to its many visitors each year.Essaouira Essaouira gets its name … [Read more...]

Kevin Langeree Crowned Red Bull King of the Air in Cape Town

Kevin Langeree Red Bull King of the Air trophy

The world’s kiteboarding elite and spectators alike gathered at Cape Town’s Big Bay where Kevin Langeree kited his heart out to take the title of the 2014 Red Bull King of the Air.For the second year in a row, Cape Town’s Big Bay hosted 24 of the world’s best kiteboarders as they went head-to-head in a unique … [Read more...]

Red Bull King of the Air 2014 Window Period Opens Tomorrow

Oswald Smith Kiteboarding

The window period for the Red Bull King of the Air 2014 competition in Cape Town, South Africa, opens tomorrow, 25 January. There is a strong South African contingent in the 24 competitor line-up. Jandre Fraser, Luke McGillewie, Andries Fourie, Stuart Downey, Graham Howes and current South African Open Champion, Oswald Smith … [Read more...]

How Water Pollution Killed Two Kiteboarding Schools

Dead Angel Fish Water Pollution Yucatan Mexico

This is a guest post by one of our community members. The author’s views are entirely his or her own and may not reflect the views of inMotion Kitesurfing. With the increase in water pollution around the world it’s hard not to think about where you next want to kiteboard...Everyday countless articles are posted about … [Read more...]

KSP Cabrinha Kite Surf Pro Hawaii 2013 Results

Cabrinha Kite Surf Pro Hawaii 2013

The world’s top pro kitesurfers have arrived on the Island of Maui in Hawaii for the 2013 KSP World Championship, the Cabrinha Kite Surf Pro. The Cabrinha Kitesurf Pro kicked off on 22 November and will run through to 1 December at Ho’okipa Beach in Maui, and promises to deliver world class action at one of kitesurfing’s … [Read more...]

Red Bull King of the Air is Coming Back to Cape Town in 2014

Red Bull King of the Air Champion Jesse Richman

The event that reignited the kiteboarding community’s imagination in 2013, Red Bull King of the Air, will be back in Cape Town, South Africa in 2014!Off the back of a successful event in early 2013, the world’s best kiters will again descend on Cape Town’s Big Bay to compete in their big air competition and will … [Read more...]

Save the KSP Kite Surf Pro Tour

KSP World Pro Tour

Since its inception 3 years ago, inMotion Kitesurfing has been a huge fan and avid supporter of the KSP World Pro Tour.The inaugural wave riding event at One Eye, Mauritius in 2011 simply blew our minds, and had us and many of our readers glued to our computer screens watching the live broadcasts! We could barely contain … [Read more...]

The History of Kiteboarding & Launch of a New Sport

Kiteboarding by Neil Egerton Photography

I’m sure we can all agree that kiteboarding has to be one of the most dynamic and exhilarating sports on the planet. In fact, even people who have never had the pleasure of kiteboarding themselves, are drawn to the sport and fascinated by the speed, insanely high jumps, dizzying combinations of tricks, or the purity of riding … [Read more...]

Mauritius East Coast Kite Spot Guide

Mauritius East Coast

When kitesurfers think of Mauritius as a kitesurfing destination, their attention is usually focused on Le Morne, which has gained worldwide recognition as a hot wave riding spot thanks largely to the KSP World Pro Kite Surfing Tour. However, what few kiters realise is that there are also great spots (mainly for lagoon riding) … [Read more...]

The Complete Kiteboarding Training Guide

Kiteboarding Training Guide

A while back we published an article demonstrating an exercise routine to help you improve your handle passes. Well, our kitesurf training expert, Lars Jørgensen (KiteboardingExercises.com) is back again, this time with something even bigger and better!Lars has put together The Complete Kiteboarding Training Guide, and … [Read more...]

Praia do Preá, Brazil: Kitesurfers Playground

Praia do Preá Kitesurfing

Seven months of perfect winds in the year and a paradisaical beach waiting to be discovered... surrounded by mangroves, lagoons and dunes... the ultimate playground for kitesurfers. Point of arrival for a downwind tour almost 300km along the coast of Ceará, Brazil, Praia do Preá is considered one of the best spots for … [Read more...]