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TROPICAL STROM WARNING & GO PRO KITESURF SESSION

Union Island is not really on the Hurricane path but we still gotta watch out for any potential storms heading our way. This season has seen a lot of horrible hurricanes hitting the Northern Caribbean Islands but we have been very lucky here on Union Island as the island didn't get any Hurricane or damages.

Strapless Surfboard Foot Positions

When riding strapless on a surfboard, the position of your feet is vital but there is more to consider than most people may first imagine. Though the lack of straps leaves us susceptible to suddenly losing our balance and board, it also allows us the flexibility to position our feet in the optimal position for the task at hand. This video will explain the fundamentals of where to place your feet and the underlying reasons why different positions are important for different aspects of riding a kite surfboard. If you'd like to find more help with learning to ride a kite surfboard please check out our Progression Riding & Control Collection which contains videos covering: - Waterstarts & step-on beachstarts, - Stance, control and speed - Getting out over waves These are part of the Kitesurfing Volume 1 Collection which will take you to all forms of carving turns on flatter before you start riding waves with frontside and backside turns.

Foilspots Switzerland & Alps - V1

4 unique Foilspots in the Alps! This are our Homespots here in Switzerland! We live in a Foil and Snowkiting Paradies! Constant Thermic Winds and more or less flat water!

Ozone Hyperlink test

Ikitesurfmag heeft de Ozone 9m2 Hyperlink V1 getest, dit is een foilkite die de tubekite kiters een vertrouwd gevoel moet geven. De optie om hem Open- of Closed cell te vliegen heeft een zeer ruime inzetbaarheid van water en land mogelijkheden.

At A Glance

The foil kite trend in kitesurfing has been steadily growing for the past few years; however, as the technology improves we find the performance of these kites has increased exponentially. This is fantastic for those at the top, but for those who wish to use one as an everyday kite, the option has gone out of the window as they become just so technical to fly.

Enter the Hyperlink V1. A closed and open cell foil kite, it has been designed to bridge the gap between a traditional Open Cell foil and an LEI for those who want the performance and versatility of a foil but with none of the hard work which traditionally goes with it!

 

Lees meer: https://www.iksurfmag.com/reviews/kites/ozone-hyperlink-v1-9m-2017/

UNION HARNESS

The UNION utilises advanced manufacturing processes, allowing it to be far lighter than other harnesses on the market. It is based on the MANERA core principal of load dispersion and offers extreme comfort, reliability, durability and unrivalled weight characteristics.

Check it out here: manera.com/harness-union