Kiteboarding in Barbados – The Windward (and windy) Isle

Kiteboarding in Barbados is just great! With warm water and climate all year round and Trade Winds that blow constantly most of the year, It’s a kiter’s dream. I’ve been kiteboarding in Barbados twice and it’s definitely up there on my list of places I’d go to again. There are a lot of reasons it’s READ MORE

Kiteboarding in Turkey – Gokova Bay

If you think of Turkey as being mass tourism hell and over-commercialised, think again. And check out this little-known gem of kitesurfing heaven! And the great thing is, it’s a great destination for non-kiters too, so everyone’s happy (if you catch my drift). If you’ve wondered about kiteboarding in Turkey then Gokova Bay is well READ MORE

Kiteboarding In The Dominican Republic – The Home of Kiting In the Caribbean

If you’re looking for a chilled out kiting holiday in tropical paradise, then Cabarete is the place! Enthusiasts of the sport have been kiteboarding in the Dominican Republic pretty much since the beginning of time – measured by when kitesurfing started! Situated on the same island chain as Cuba, Jamaica and Puerto Rico, on the READ MORE

Kitesurfing Holidays – How to Find Great Kiting Destinations

Whether you’ve already taken your first steps towards being a kiter or are looking to try it for the first time in perfect conditions combined with a holiday, going on a kitesurfing holiday is a great way to quickly learn the basics or boost your progression. We learn anything better when we’re relaxed and able READ MORE

Kiteboarding Harnesses – 6 of The Best

In my article “Kitesurfing Harnesses – What’s the Best Type to Buy as a Beginner” I describe the main types of kiteboarding harnesses and what types would be most suited to a beginner. Here I feature 6 of the harnesses I believe to be among st the best available for a beginner, or for that READ MORE

Kitesurfing Equipment for Beginners

By this stage you have hopefully read my post “Learning How to Kiteboard” and taken the first steps to becoming a fully fledged kiteboarding addict! So you’ve had some lessons from a qualified instructor and have achieved a level where you can control a full size water kite and are reasonably competent with using the READ MORE

Kitesurfing Harnesses – What’s the best type to buy as a beginner?

Your harness is possibly the most important part of your whole kitesurfing kit. It’s what keeps you connected to your kite and is the point where the power from the kite is transferred via your body to your board to drive you forward – or upward! So, although it’s one of the least expensive of READ MORE