el Jimador Surf Classic this weekend.

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el Jimador Tequila, in partnership with Zigzag and Mahala, will be hosting the very first Agave Surf Classic at Big Bay, Blouberg, Cape Town between 24 – 31 May. The premium 100% agave tequila has teamed up with local shaper Ian Armstrong and carpenter Jason Hayes to produce five unique agave surfboards, which contestants will […]

Drones Banned in South Africa. With Immidiate Effect

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Cape Town – The use of flying drones with mounted cameras has been banned with immediate effect in South Africa by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA). This makes it illegal for any TV news operation, productions doing film shoots, people shooting documentaries, TV series or film agencies to use drones. SACAA issued an […]

Dirty Habits visit Madagascar.

Dirty Habits visit Madagascar.

The Dirty Habits crew, Pro kiteboarder Graham Howes and danish film maker Louis Larsen recently visited the uncharted Northern coast of Madagascar, in the Diana Region of Diego Suarez. Over the course of 2 weeks they not only rode and competed at the best freestyle spots in the country, they also searched for new unridden […]

Puddle Surfing: Jamie O’Brien Gets Barreled in Mud Water

Puddle Surfing

Puddle Surfing in Mud Water? Like him or not, for Jamie O’Brien and his boards, a surf session is literally a simple just-add-water away – crystal clear, contaminated, or otherwise. These Red Bull series are entertaining enough, yet it’s far and away the most entertaining when the North Shore boys are being innovative in their […]

South Pacific Surfing: Behind the Scene

South Pacific Surfing: Behind the Scene

Shot on an island in the middle of the South Pacific Ocean, Behind the Seen showcases surfing in a different way. Photographer Matt Shepherd and filmmaker Francesco Campello joined forces to show what surfing is like from below the surface. Surfing is not just a sport, it’s a lifestyle that expands way beyond those brief […]

Like Oh… Kite and Cable Riding

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An eye-catching journey to discover what South East Asia has to offer in Kite and Cable Riding. One insane trip, Dominique Granger and Colleen Carroll went on a true adventure where they later met up with friend, Paula Rosales. Kite and Cable Riding SONG: Lorde – Million Dollar Bills CAMERA: Colleen Carroll, Dominique Granger, Chris […]

The FreeRide Project 2 – A Proper Kiteboarding movie

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The “FreerRide” project is an idea that started in 2011. Four riders from different brands started traveling together and filming how they wanted the sport to look and be represented.   Four riders quoted saying, this is a no-mess, un-brand motivated representation of what we want kiteboarding to be and what it means to us […]

Life is full of events – Make them great with GYBE Event Tents

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Whether you are at a big event, on the move or just having a nice day at the beach, the GYBE Event Tents is the perfect solution. This season the GYBE Event Tents is use in the event in South Africa. GYBE Event Tents is easy to use, fast to rig and you can put it anywhere. Also […]

Mowgli’s Jungle: Liquid Force Kites Trailer

Mowgli's Jungle

Welcome to the Liquid Force Jungle 14/04/14 Looking forward to the Liquid Force Jungle Video soon. Liquid Force Kiteboarding dedicated to relentless innovation, progressive design, maximum functionality and unparalleled quality will launch Mowgli’s jungle. Liquid Force, the leader in wakeboard products and apparel as well as a benchmark in production of kiteboarding decided to have its […]

Kitesurfer dies in Port Alfred, South Africa

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At 17h06 on Tuesday the 8th of April, NSRI Port Alfred volunteer sea rescue duty crew were activated following reports of a kitesurfer in difficulty at Eastern Beach, Port Alfred in South Africa A NSRI Port Alfred volunteer sea rescue duty crew responded to the beach to find Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) efforts being performed […]

The Road North (Kiteboarding New Zealand)

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Kiteboarding New Zealand James Boulding, Jamie Barrow and Keahi De Aboitiz teamed up with Anders Krüger and Dan Max to document this voyage of discovery through 15,000 km of coastline in the North Island of Aotearoa, known locally as the land of the long white cloud. FILMED & EDIT: Anders Krüger ADDITIONAL FOOTAGE: Jamie Barrow […]