Magazine Tests

Every issue we test the latest and greatest gear from across the kitesurfing sphere. We have test teams in Europe and the US with years of riding and industry experience to provide the very best gear reviews.

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Wainman Rabbit 3.0 Smoke 9

TheKiteMag test team find the new Rabbit a joy to fly...

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CORE Section

CORE's entry into the 'wave-specific' market is a good one...

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Flyboards Radical5

Our test team get comfortable on the Radical5...

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Nobile T5

The new Nobile wave/freeride kite leaves our test team very impressed...

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Airush Union

Results from our UK test team as the new Airsuh kite gets a workout...

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Ozone Zephyr

Ride results are in as our test team take Ozone's latest big kite for spin

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Cabrinha FX

Nick Jacobsen's favorite new supercharged freerider gets a UK test run

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RRD Bliss V3

The third incarnation of the Bliss gets a test team workover

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North Juice

We take the 15m Juice out on test in UK waters

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CORE XR4

CORE's new freeride kite gets a UK test run by TheKiteMag team

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CORE Pump 2.0

TheKiteMag test team is suitably impressed with CORE's 2nd generation pump...

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Nobile PRO 50/Fifty

Under our rigorous test criteria, the PRO 50/fifty boosted big...

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Blade Trigger

The latest upgrade to Blade's versatile Trigger kite impresses TheKiteMag test team...

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BWS TDZ

BWS release their Ian Alldredge TDZ model into the hands of our test team

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CrazyFly ATV 2015

Our test team take to the waters with CrazyFly's new All Terrain Vehicle...

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Ozone Edge V8

TheKiteMag test team are left reluctant to hand back Ozone's new Edge test kite...

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Liquid Force WOW 2015/16

Our test team find a new best friend in the new Liquid Force WOW

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North Evo

The new North Evo reveals its versatility to our test team...

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NOBILE PRO 2HD

Touted as a freeride board, our test team find the 2HD is much more than that...

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Slingshot Vision

Our test team get out on the Vision and find a board that can do it all...

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Epic SURF

Epic's intriguing new kite gets a UK wind and wave test

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CrazyFly Sculp

Our intrepid test team gives the refined Sculp 2015 a run

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Flysurfer Boost

Our UK test team take the new Flysurfer kite for a thorough spin

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North Whip

North's new noseless compact surfboard gets the test treatment in the UK

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F-ONE Bandit 8

Our test team find out how F-ONE have improved their popular 'all-rounder' kite

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BEST TS V4

The new BEST kite gets tested by our southern hemi test team

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RRD Style V2

The new RRD board gets a Cape Town workout from our test team

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Carved Tantrum 5

The outstanding new twin-tip from CARVED gets a South African test run

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BWS Noise Pro 2015

The new wave kite from BWS is tested by our UK team

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Slingshot RPM

The new Slingshot RPM gets a thorough testing in South African waters...

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RRD Obsession Pro MKII

The new Obsession Pro MkII gets a Cape Town test

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RRD RELIGION MKV

RRD's latest gets the full once over from the team

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LIQUID FORCE ECHO

We've been getting familiar with Brandon Scheid's new Pro Model - The Echo

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NAISH PIVOT

The new kite from Naish gets a UK test-run by our team. Here are the results...

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CORE GTS3

Our in-house, in-depth test of the new Core kite...

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