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.


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.


Airton Cozzolino: strapless domination

Airton Cozzolino has claimed the Red Bull Unfastened 2014, in Sardinia, Italy.

In the first day, eight strapless kitesurfers competed in seven-minute heats for glory, at Fontanamare Beach. Judges were looking for tricks, style, height and creativity.

The second day was run at La Maddalena. Riders had five minutes to improve their previous results. In the end, the creator of the Red Bull Unfastened took the highest place in the podium.