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The Best Kitesurfing Resorts on Earth

The Best Kitesurfing Resorts on Earth

Kitesurfing can be an ideal sport if you are a true spirit who loves to travel around the world & get a thrill from extreme sports. However, one of the things that matter the most in kitesurfing is the location, and if you fail to choose a good one, your...

Wingsurfing vs Windsurfing

Wingsurfing vs Windsurfing

Differences between Wingsurfing and Windsurfing. Which one is better? If you have heard of the new trendy sport called wingsurfing, it may seem like it is the same as windsurfing, but they are actually different sports. Do you want to know the differences between...

Wingsurfing vs Kitesurfing

Wingsurfing vs Kitesurfing

Wingsurfing vs Kitesurfing. Which one is better?    Are you wondering what are the main differences between kitesurfing and wingsurfing? Then you are in your lucky day, because in this post we will solve some doubts about kitesuf & wingsurf. Over the...

The ultimate guide to the best kitesurf wave spots in the world

The ultimate guide to the best kitesurf wave spots in the world

Are you passionate about kitesurfing and waves? Do you want to know which are some of the top-ranked wave kite spots on the planet? Then you are in the right place! Unfortunately, in Sri Lanka, we don't have many places to wave kitesurfing, apart from Arugam Bay....

The top 7 extreme sports in Sri Lanka

The top 7 extreme sports in Sri Lanka

Even just thinking of extreme sports fills your heart with adrenaline? This is an indication that you are an adventure lover at heart! And when we talk about the best destination to pursue any type of extreme sports, there is no place that offers as much as Sri Lanka!...

Visiting northern Sri Lanka. What to see and activities you can do

Visiting northern Sri Lanka. What to see and activities you can do

Are you thinking of visiting the north of Sri Lanka? Do you want to know what are the best activities and places to visit in the north of Sri Lanka? Then you are in the right place Most travellers stick to the southern side of Sri Lanka... But if you want something...

Travelling Around Sri Lanka with Family

Travelling Around Sri Lanka with Family

Travelling Around Sri Lanka with Family    Are you thinking of travelling to Sri Lanka with your family? So you probably have a lot of questions to ask. Is it safe to travel to Sri Lanka as a family? Are children going to enjoy Sri Lanka? What happens if someone in...

Learning kitesurfing in some of The Best Kite Schools in the world

Learning kitesurfing in some of The Best Kite Schools in the world

The best kitesurfing schools in the world Are you thinking of learning to kitesurf and want to get started in this sport with a first-class school? Then you are in the right place because in this article we advise you on which are some of the best kitesurf schools on...

The Best Kitesurfing Camps in the World

The Best Kitesurfing Camps in the World

The Best Kitesurfing Camps in the World   Are you wondering what are the best and most unique kite camps on earth? Then you are in the right place! If you want to experience what it feels like to be a bird, then you have got to try kitesurfing which allows you to...

The best family kitesurfing destinations

The best family kitesurfing destinations

When it comes to traveling with your family, it is a lot more difficult than traveling solo. And when you add kids into the mix, the equation becomes a lot more complicated! However, that's not to say that you can't find good destinations for family trips - Over the...

A practical guide to kitesurfing for kids

A practical guide to kitesurfing for kids

Is your family looking for a new summer activity to try? Kitesurfing could be a perfect choice! This extreme sport is exhilarating and fun for people of all ages. Is your child itching to try kitesurfing? The good news is, that kitesurfing is a great activity for kids...

The best kitesurfing spots for solo travellers. Top destinations

The best kitesurfing spots for solo travellers. Top destinations

If you're looking to do something different this year, why not try kitesurfing? This exciting sport allows you to get up close and personal with the beautiful scenery. For solo travellers, this type of outdoor activity can be an ideal way to spend your vacation...

Best Kitesurfing Destinations for Digital Nomads

Best Kitesurfing Destinations for Digital Nomads

The best kitesurfing destinations for digital nomads    Back in the day, a nomad was someone who didn't have a fixed residence and used to move from one place to another. The rise of technology has given birth to a new type of nomads known as 'digital...

How much does a kitesurf instructor earn?

How much does a kitesurf instructor earn?

Thinking of becoming a kitesurf instructor and wondering what your salary will be? Do you want to know how much kitesurf instructors earn? First of all, let us tell you that if you are looking to get rich, you better look elsewhere. If we consider the job of a...

Kitesurfing insurance: everything you need to know

Kitesurfing insurance: everything you need to know

 Are you wondering about kitesurfing insurance? If you find yourself in a location with access to the ocean, don't pass up the opportunity to go kitesurfing. Kite surfing is a unique form of adventure since it incorporates elements from a variety of extreme...

How difficult is it to learn kitesurfing ? Is it hard to learn?

How difficult is it to learn kitesurfing ? Is it hard to learn?

One of the most crucial questions that somebody who is up to learn kitesurfing is; Is kitesurfing easy to learn? How hard is it to learn to kitesurf? Can you learn kitesurfing on your own? Well, let us tell you that kitesurfing is not a sport which is really hard to...

How much does kitesurfing equipment cost?

How much does kitesurfing equipment cost?

What is the right kite equipment for me? - How much does kitesurfing equipment cost? - Can I buy used kitesurfing equipment? - These are the critical question that we normally ask ourself when we are considering to buy kitesurfing equipment. For many of us, the cost...

Kitesurfing vs windsurfing. Which one is more difficult?

Kitesurfing vs windsurfing. Which one is more difficult?

Are you wondering what is more difficult to learn, kitesurfing or windsurfing? Then you are in the right place! We want to help you to resolve the eternal dichotomy: kitesurfing vs windsurfing. What is the difference between these two sports? What is better...

The best kitesurfing spots in the world

The best kitesurfing spots in the world

Maybe you’ve been kitesurfing for a while, and want to try exciting new waters? Holidays to famous kitesurfing destinations around the world is all part of the fun, with thousands of surfers travelling every year.   So you’ve got the perfect kite, harness, and...

How many calories does kitesurfing burn?

How many calories does kitesurfing burn?

Nowadays kitesurfing is considered an extreme sport and one of the most exciting activities that exist. Are you wondering if kitesurfing is also an appropriate sport to burn calories?  If you want to find out how many calories you can burn in kitesurfing, you are in...

The Top 10 kitesurfing tricks for beginners

The Top 10 kitesurfing tricks for beginners

 A couple of weeks into your kitesurfing lessons, you feel confident. The adrenaline rush drives you to learn new tricks. The fancy unhooked tricks attract you, yet, is it advisable? A big ‘No.’ Don’t worry; we got you covered. In this article, we guide you through 10...

Sri Lanka with kids. A practical guide to travel with children

Sri Lanka with kids. A practical guide to travel with children

Travelling with kids in Sri Lanka   If you are thinking of travelling to Sri Lanka with your children, here are some tips that will be very helpful. Sri Lanka is a wonderful and still developing country, but don't worry, because by taking the proper travel...

A practical guide to the best surfing spots in Sri Lanka

A practical guide to the best surfing spots in Sri Lanka

Do you like combining surfing and kitesurfing? Then you are lucky because in Sri Lanka you can find a blend of wind and excellent waves. Sri Lanka is not only a unique kitesurfing destination but also it is also one of the best-surfing destinations in the world....

The most breathtaking places to see in Sri Lanka

The most breathtaking places to see in Sri Lanka

 Hello, kitesurfers! Did you know that Sri Lanka is a splendid holiday destination, not only for kitesurfing but for discovering its landscapes, its people and its gastronomy?  Once you have landed in Sri Lanka you start smelling the essence of the island:...

The ultimate guide to beginner kitesurfing boards

The ultimate guide to beginner kitesurfing boards

Have you finished your kite course and you don't know which initiation board is the most suitable for beginners? In this post, we will help you to choose the best beginners kitesurfing boards and the ones which you can progress faster. There is always a hard time in...

Is kiteboarding dangerous?

Is kiteboarding dangerous?

Is kitesurfing dangerous?   Kitesurfing has become one of our favourite extreme sports to enjoy on the beach in summer. As its practise has expanded considerably in recent years, the number of accidents has also increased. That is why we ask ourselves, is...

Kitesurfing for beginners

Kitesurfing for beginners

The ultimate guide to Kitesurf for beginners     Are you thinking of starting a new challenge in your life by learning to kitesurf? Here we leave you the perfect guide for beginners: from choosing the right teacher to buying the equipment. If you are just...

Learn how to jump in Kitesurfing

Learn how to jump in Kitesurfing

Did you know that performing a kite jump is the best sensation that this sport can offer you? Jumping is probably the kite trick that offers the most feeling of freedom. For that reason, we have developed this guide on how to learn to jump in kitesurfing. Do you want...

The best kiteboarding kites in the market

The best kiteboarding kites in the market

One of the best ways to enjoy the beach and its waves is by doing some water sport, such as kitesurfing or kiteboarding. To practice this exciting and fun sport, you will need to buy a kitesurf board and, of course, a kitesurf kite. If you have started looking for...

The ultimate guide with the top kitesurfing spots in Asia

The ultimate guide with the top kitesurfing spots in Asia

If there’s one sport that can enthral your senses and make you feel more attached to the beautiful nature, it’s kitesurfing. The kitesurfing community is moving towards a new goldmine for surfing. Asia, though underrated, is home to some of the best kitesurfing spots....

How to Wing Foil ->> Learning Wing Foiling

How to Wing Foil ->> Learning Wing Foiling

Have you noticed those guys on the beach kite foiling without lines on the kite? Then, they are probably having some fun with that new modality called Wing Foiling. The first time we saw Wing Foiling, we were really surprised! What the hell is this new sport? Flying...

Best kitesurfers in the world

Best kitesurfers in the world

Are you starting kiteboarding and want to know who the best riders in the world are? We have created a guide to the number 1 kitesurfers worldwide. We present you on a silver platter the Kings and Queens of kitesurfing. Since kitesurfing brings together many...

How long it takes to learn kitesurf?

How long it takes to learn kitesurf?

How long does it take to learn to kitesurf? This is a question that many people ask themselves when learning to kitesurf. According to my experience as an iko instructor, one of many things I learned is that you should never assume how fast or slow a student can learn...

kitesurfing vs surfing. Which one is better?

kitesurfing vs surfing. Which one is better?

One of the first questions to cross someone's mind who is considering whether to take up kitesurfing vs. surfing is, "Which one is better?" While both sports are incredibly rewarding, neither is particularly easy to learn. When hearing the word "surf" in the name of...

Learn how to bodydrag

Learn how to bodydrag

HOW TO BODY DRAG KITESURFING The Body Drag is one of the essential techniques of kitesurf and it is not only important to know it and practice it in the beginning, this technique is also used for more advanced riders to try new tricks without taking many risks. For...

Where Duotone kites are made – Duotone factory

Where Duotone kites are made – Duotone factory

WHERE DUOTONE KITES ARE MADE?   Have you ever wondered where the kites you use are made? Or how a kite is made? In an attempt to answer these and other questions, our friends from Windsuf Spain decided to travel to the factory where Duotone kiteboarding sources...

Kitesurfing in the Dream Spot Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka

Kitesurfing in the Dream Spot Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka

Dream Spot Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka: When I replied to the wind “Yes, I do” My name is Kim. I would call myself quite a traveller but what I experienced in the Dream Spot in Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka in 2019 was out of comparison with any other travels I‘ve made so far. All...

kitesurfing challenge in Kalpitiya lagoon kite spot

kitesurfing challenge in Kalpitiya lagoon kite spot

Kalpitiya lagoon kitesurfing spot : Alejandro´s challenge Alejandro is an argentinian guy who is travelling around the world and he is now willing to change his life through kitesurfing. In Margarita kite school we are very lucky to have hosted...

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