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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Cabrinha Moto 2022

The type of kite pretty much anyone can fly and instantly enjoy, a true desert island kite…

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North Comp Dynalite

With a hybrid carbon build, the Comp is all you could want from a strapless freestyle board.

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Ocean Rodeo Flite A-Series

An easy-going and playful kite that delivers both in the top and low wind range.

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Manera Halo

A groundbreaking design with the support levels of a pure hardshell, and the comfort and flexibility of a softshell.

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If kite foiling has become a bit stale for you, the PEAK could spice up the discipline for you.

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North Scoop Mini

A well-orchestrated, hybrid carbon, low volume foil board for intermediates and above.

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F-ONE Shadow 5’6

A beautifully proportioned and comfortable to use precision tool that works alarmingly well in almost all wave situations.

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North Carve 2022

Now a more mobile and precise kite than ever, with intuitive turning characteristics, and ever more versatile to differing conditions.

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Dakine C2 Harness

A mid flex level hardshell harness keeping things functional, full-featured and hard-wearing.

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Cabrinha Switchblade 2022

A predictable and lofty platform for boosting and hooked riding, now even more responsive and precise than ever in the turns.

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Appletree Klokhouse 5’10 Kite S+

A high quality product with a squash tail and rounded outline that feels lively and agile, so you can focus on drawing satisfying lines on waves.

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