- 06 August 2014 | Kiteboarding
The company based in Maui, Hawaii, built its first kite in 1998. Since then, original windsurfer Robby Naish has been working to develop innovative kiteboarding gear.
The 2015 line by Naish says, "it's time to break the mold." So stir your senses and explore the new products made available by the legendary water sports insignia.
"The 2015 Fusion Control Systems have been redesigned with state-of-the-art technologies, working in unison to provide a function-rich design for an exciting, secure and seamless riding experience," underlines Naish.
- 04 August 2014 | Kiteboarding
Slingshot has added the detachable FCS II fin system to the company's range of kite boards.
The kiteboarding brand founded by Tony Logosz and his brother Jeff decided to embed the FCS II technology in the 2015 line of kite boards and surfboards.
"We are proud to be the first kiteboarding company to add the new keyless FCS II system to our surfboards. This new system is set to become the new world standard in fin system technology and performance," explains Slingshot.
- 27 July 2014 | Kiteboarding
Mario Rodwald and Paula Novotná have been crowned the 2014 European freestyle kiteboarding champions, in Italy.
In the final day of races, the majority of the fleet got overpowered by the big kites as the breeze reached over 18 knots.
With the wind blowing strong, there was no time to waste and the Freestyle competition quickly got underway. The double elimination round would give the riders a second chance to claim the European title and with today's gusty weather it wasn't an easy task.