- 08 January 2014 | Kiteboarding
Julien Kerneur has been announced in the Airush International kiteboarding team.
Focus and versatility. The kiteboarding brand approached Julien Kerneur to take their Slalom, Course, Foil, and light wind development to the next level.
"We have been looking for the ideal rider who is as passionate in development, as much as we are. Especially in areas like Slalom, Course and Foil", says Clinton Filen, brand manager and board Designer at Airush.
- 02 January 2014 | Kiteboarding
Mounting a GoPro surf camera to a kite will result in extraordinary bird's eye view footage. How can you mount your photo and video device to your kite?
Filming from a kiteboarding kite requires a proper adaptation of the camera to the lines or to the kite itself.
In the early days of point-of-view riding, sailors were forced to produce homemade mounts for their surf cameras. Today, manufacturers are already developing specific kite mounts for contemporary kites.
- 26 December 2013 | Kiteboarding
Olly Bridge has taken out the Freestyle Jam competition, at the Kiteracing Oceanics Championships, held in Leighton Beach, Fremantle, Australia.
Not satisfied with his second place in the course racing event, 16-year-old Olly Bridge, from Devon, UK, has also conquered the Men's Open Freestyle Jam competition, ahead of Simon Wichterman in second and Luca De Prato in third.
Held in winds of between 15 and 20 knots, the competition included ten categories and a prize pool of $5000. The results were dominated by the talented Bridge family.