Kitesurf photo series Maasvlakte 27 March 2021

Beautiful kite surfing weather today at many kite surfing spots in the Netherlands. This is also the case on the Maasvlakte. 8 degrees with a sun and the occasional cloud is already beautiful. We also had a favorable wind direction of about 20 knots. In the morning a lot harder, but from 12 o'clock it dropped slightly as predicted.… Read more Kitesurf photo series Maasvlakte 27 March 2021

Jamie and Sean Overbeek traditional Dutch kite surfing Maasvlakte, Wijk aan Zee and Workum

Jamie Overbeek and Sean Overbeek through the lens of Edwin Haighton

Traditional Dutch kite surfing Maasvlakte, Wijk aan Zee and Workum. But this first… Anyone who doesn't know them yet has been updated on this one. I interviewed Jamie Overbeek last year when he was still 14 years old. We did not immediately notice his brother Sean Overbeek. On the other hand, more and more now. Not because the duo seems to do everything together.… Read more Jamie and Sean Overbeek traditional Dutch kite surfing Maasvlakte, Wijk aan Zee and Workum

Kitesurfing at sea in January. Not if Jan went out on the water without a plan. Nice video

Yesterday it was still snowing and it was cold. The wind chill then was -6 degrees. This morning, however, the world literally looked very different again. For example, we just went kite surfing at sea in January. But not without a kitesurf plan. Make your kitesurf plan In the winter you don't go like a Jan without a plan ... Read more Kitesurfing at sea in January. Not if Jan went out on the water without a plan. Nice video

Kitesurfing in storm Bella

Kitesurfing in storm Bella

We went out on the water with two hands on the bar and a squeezed buttocks. Fair is fair. Anyway, under pressure of your passion you still want to get out on the water to experience these kinds of moments. Even if the wind blows very hard. Today even with gusts of wind of more than 105 km per hour. Feel at the same time ... Read more Kitesurfing in storm Bella

Mystic pays tribute to the North Sea

Mystic fall and winter 2020/2021 collection. Photo: Mysticboarding.com

There is nothing wrong with paying tribute to the North Sea. We kite surfers like to see that and we do this as often as possible. Mystic is one of the kitebrands that support us in this. She does this with women's wetsuits and men's wetsuits, among other things. But also with a top range of harnesses, neoprene shoes, caps, gloves, impact vests ... Read more Mystic pays tribute to the North Sea

Autumn storm Odette official: Sand motor kite surfers in action

Kite surfers in action at the Zandmotor kite spot. Photo: Patrick van der Ven. Rider: Michel ter Brugge

Yesterday in Hoek van Holland an average wind speed of wind force 20 was measured between 00:21 and 00:9. So there was officially talk of the first autumn storm in 2020: autumn storm Odette. Temporary wind force 10 was even measured. This means severe storm. The strongest gust was 114 km / h. Kitespot Zandmotor kite surfers in action Our eye fell ... Read more Autumn storm Odette official: Sand motor kite surfers in action

Kitesurf photography. Interview with Ton Wever

A beautiful photo of yourself in action and taken at the right time is worth its weight in gold. Precisely because kitesurf photography is not easy. Our eye fell on a number of beautiful kitesurfing photos by Ton Wever. Photos that he has taken over the years and wanted to bring to the attention. One element struck us. Ton ... Read more Kitesurf photography. Interview with Ton Wever

What does the Airush Lift offer? A flash review about this kite

Many kitesurf brands are currently presenting their new kitesurfing equipment. Earlier we wrote about 8 other Big Air kites. In this kiteblog we focus on the new Airush Lift. A showpiece from Airush. Airush is a kitesurfing brand from the very beginning. Our experience with Airush in kite surfing goes back to the year 2000. Airush Lift ... Read more What does the Airush Lift offer? A flash review about this kite