Syroco - Sailing race to 150 km / h with a kite and foil

Did you know that the French startup Syroco lab is working on the fastest sailing boat of all time. A wind-powered boat must break the speed barrier of 150 kilometers per hour. The Syroco project is led by Alex Caizergues. Who still remembers him? Alex Caizergues is the 4-time kite speed champion. We explain ... Read more Syroco - Sailing race to 150 km / h with a kite and foil

This way kitesurfing could become Olympic

Kitesurfing will participate for the first time during the Olympic Games in Paris in 2024. This is now well known among kite surfers. We explain a number of things with the help of professional kite surfer Daniela Moroz. For example, how kitesurfing could end up at the Olympic Games and what the kitesurfing Olympics will look like. Daniela Moroz is ... Read more This way kitesurfing could become Olympic

What do I need to know if I want to go kite-foiling?

Jamie Overbeek at a height of no less than 21.3 meters with his Ozone kite and Levitaz hydrofoil kitefoil setup

You want to start kitefoiling. Then you are probably wondering what type of foil board and which foil you need. Answering these questions first raises some questions for yourself. How you want to start foiling, for example. Do you want to go foiling to enjoy cruising with minimal wind? Or just to ... Read more What do I need to know if I want to go kite-foiling?

What is your ultimate foil riding style? Download free foiling magazine

Free foil magazine with an explanation of the foil vase styles. Photo: Marcel Berrevoets. Rider: Youri Son

Thefoilingmagazine.com has been online for some time now. It is part of thekitemag.com and the foiling magazine is also called the sister of The Kite Mag. The magazine is of course about foiling, only in the broadest sense of foiling. Curious about your ultimate foil sailing style? You may discover it here. All… Read more What is your ultimate foil riding style? Download free foiling magazine

Kitesurf brands overview - All kite brands 2020

Overview all kitesurf brands worldwide.

How many kite brands do you think there are? 60, 80 or 100? In this kitesurf blog we have a kitesurfing brands overview for you. To be honest, we needed support from kite surfers from different countries. It will not be 100% complete yet, but it will be the most complete that can be found. Not only the ... Read more Kitesurf brands overview - All kite brands 2020

Fifth place for Team NL kitefoil duo Sven and Mariska

Mariska Wildenberg and Sven van de Kamp. Photo: Formulakite.org

The Dutch team competed at the European Kite Foiling Championship this week. This took place on the Austrian Traunsee. The kitesurf competitions were sailed with one team per country. Kitesurfing competition form 'Kitefoil mixed relay' The 'kitefoil mixed relay' is the new Olympic discipline. In the 'kitefoil mixed team relay' each team consists of ... Read more Fifth place for Team NL kitefoil duo Sven and Mariska

Kitefoil Cup Holland unites with kitesurfing association NKV

Our eye caught the news flash of the Dutch Kitesurf Association (NKV). Two cases are announced in it. First of all, that Kitefoil Cup Holland will join the NKV. Secondly, that another kitefoil match is planned for Saturday September 12th. Now officially an 'NKV Kitefoil Cup Holland' competition. Popularity kitefoiling is twofold the… Read more Kitefoil Cup Holland unites with kitesurfing association NKV

Update European Championship kitefoiling Poland

We receive messages about the European Championship kitefoiling. A battle is currently being fought in Puck, Poland. This stop of the European Kite Foiling Championship is from 18 to 23 August. Won two races in the 'Silver Flight' Sven van de Kamp has won two races. See the start of these races ... Read more Update European Championship kitefoiling Poland

Kitesurfing Brouwersdam. This kite spot in Zeeland offers kite surfers

In the coming period we will visit the Dutch kite spots. On the one hand to put them on and put them in the limelight. They have often offered us a lot of pleasure for years. On the other hand to give an explanation about kite spots in the Netherlands and their suitability for kite surfing. We kick off with kite surfing at the… Read more Kitesurfing Brouwersdam. This kite spot in Zeeland offers kite surfers

Kitesurfing Olympic sport. The Hague (2021), Dakar (2022), Paris (2024)

Kitesurfing Olympic Sport - Formula kite kiteboarding

It was already known that the bullet is through the church and kite surfing will become an Olympic sport. In preparation for that, we have some interesting news for you. For now it is interesting to know that the Municipality of The Hague will organize the 2021th edition of the Youth Sailing World Championship in 50. Now that is not yet ... Read more Kitesurfing Olympic sport. The Hague (2021), Dakar (2022), Paris (2024)