SafeTrx: one small step for safety. One giant leap for mankite?

What is the value of safety? Kitesurfing isn't a very affordable sport. But not because we spend our money on risks reduction systems. A...
SHFIX; fit any shoe on your twin tip

SHFIX; take your sneakers to the next level

Kitboarding wouldn't exist without crazy people. Marco Zavalloni -the wicked man behind SHFIX- could have been one of those persons. By thinking outside the...
Surf eye

An eye for an eye

You don´t know what you got until it´s gone. That applies to many things in live but especially to our eyes. They make us...
3 woos en 1 surfr

The WOO, the Surfr app, the youngster and some stunning data

14 years old, flying 30m+, living 2 hours from a kite spot and touches the 100 km/h mark during a kite loop. Crazy! If...
Harness stress test; the naked truth

Independent harness stress test – the naked truth

What a feeling to deliberately abuse and demolish half a dozen brand new harnesses. For a good cause though; make kiting another step safer....
Top view

Harness stress test – how we did it

July 2020 we finally performed our stress test on six different major brands of harness hooks on a test bench. Although the test was...
broken Ion Apex hook

Is your harness weaker than your lines?

Angry. Disappointed. Hurt. Feelings that are hard to mix with a fun sport like kiteboarding. But when you come down the hard way -literally-...
WOO 3.0 error

WOO 3.0 issue solving suggestions

We love the WOO game (although it needs the 3.0 versions to make sure you are not set back about 25%). Each time we...

The save-your-back board bag from Forty1kitesurfing

Board bags on an airport trolley. Not a good combination. Bags tend to fall off. Often the bag will fall one way and the...
Car keys and salt water

Car keys and salt water

Imagine yourself on a perfect day on a ideal spot. On a holiday with 25 knots, waves, sun and you brought all your kite...