Reviews

Wisuki Alerts: Beyond Wind & Wave Forecasts

Wisuki Alerts Homepage

New kitesurfing related apps, gadgets and services come across our desk almost on a daily basis at the iMK cave, all promising to reinvent our lives as kitesurfers... and wash the dishes and walk the dog while we’re at it... cough... But every now and then, we stumble on a real gem that we just can’t ignore, and have to … [Read more...]

Kite Gear for Girls: The Evolution of Pink

Cabrinha Siren Collection Susi Mai

This year there has been a huge growth in the development of women specific kite gear. With organizations promoting women in watersports such as Kristin Boese’s KB4Girl’s and Tatiana Howard’s The Butterfly Effect; there are more opportunities for girls to learn kiteboarding in a fun and supportive group environment and it has … [Read more...]

Mutiny F-Series 2012 Review

Mutiny F-Series Kite

I’ve flown the 2011/2012 Mutiny F-Series kite a number of times now and also listened to feedback from a number of others who either own one or have tried out the kite. So here’s my take on the Mutiny F-Series. Test Conditions Variety of conditions encountered - from flat-water to monster waves and swell. Wind from 15 - … [Read more...]

Top 10 Hottest Kitesurfing Products for 2012

Surf Expo 2011

For those lucky enough to attend the 2011 Surf Expo, we are sure you are as excited as we are about the awesome range of new kitesurfing products lined up for 2012. For everyone else who couldn’t make it, we thought we would share our top 10 favourite products spotted at the Expo for 2012. Slingshot Joint Binding The … [Read more...]

Naish Park 2011 Review: Park vs. Torch

Naish Park 2011 - Kitesurfing

Local Cape Town kitesurfer, Steven Bertie-Roberts recently tested the 2011 Naish Park 8m kite, and compares it to his 2011 Naish Torch. This is what he had to say… Harry Vogelezang very kindly lent me his 2011 Naish Park 8.0 kite for a test session. My usual kites are the Naish Torches 6.0/8.0/11.0, so these will be my … [Read more...]