Christophe Tack: the unstoppable freestyle machine

Christophe Tack and Karolina Winkowska have conquered the Mondial du Vent 2014, in Leucate, France.

The final day of the PKRA Mondial du Vent 2014 kicked off under sunny skies and warm spring-like conditions, with winds in the 16 knots and riders using 7-11m kites, as the wind slowly built to 20 knots later.

Alex Neto rode strong advancing over Youri Zoon and Reno Romeu. Neto unleashed a variety of powerful tricks including the Crow Mobe 5 and Blind Judge 5, proving that he is strong contender for the podium.

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Triple-S Invitational: et pluribus unum

The Triple-S Invitational 2014 will be contested in Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, between May 31st and June 6th.

The Triple-S Open is a competition that will be held directly before the Triple-S Invitational, on the 30th May 30th. It's an event open to the public and will act as a qualifying event for the Triple-S Invitational.

At least one winner of the Triple-S Open will earn a ticket in the Triple-S Invitational. If more space is available due to no shows or injuries, more kiteboarders will have the chance to compete with the world's best.

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Ariel Corniel: the freestyle star from Cabarete

Ariel Corniel has joined the Naish international kiteboarding team.

Corniel was born on the 6th January, 1992, in Cabarete, in the Dominican Republic.

Years of hanging out at his local beach proved educational for Ariel as he watched countless kitesurfers hone their tricks day after day, in one of the best kitesurfing locations in the world.

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