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Ride the Tide was a huge success with almost 30 paddlers joining us on Memorial Day. We left the 206 Bridge headed toward Matanzas Inlet just after 1pm with the tide already starting to run and the wind very light, although pretty hot out, getting on the water felt great.  The boat traffic was surprisingly light and even more surprisingly almost every boater slowed down passing our group of paddlers. We made a pit stop about half way to the Inlet to rest and the SE Sea Breeze started to pick up which cooled us off but gave us a headwind....

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Weighing less than most thanksgiving turkeys, this new lightweight kite has been designed for minimum wind conditions. Here is a look at the the performance that comes from such a lightweight design and the technology involved. CLICK HERE TO SHOP NOW SIZES: 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 12 / 15 THE DESIGN The ULTRA is designed to fly in marginal gusty/light wind conditions. Its design means that you can ride a size smaller than other kites while maintaining responsiveness and easy relaunch capabilities. Its so light that it has entered the realm of foil kites,...

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Kites are expensive toys that need caring for if you'd like to squeeze every last session out of them. Packing away your kite is an essential skill to master as it will definitely be something you will do on a regular basis! Here are the basic steps to doing it correctly: 1) Deflate your kite and lay it out on soft clean ground, grass works perfectly. 2) Fold one wingtip inwards starting from the closest strut. 3) Roll up the kite stoping at the center strut (try to get the roll as tight as possible) then repeat on the other side....

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This Spaniard took the world championship in 2013 and has other achievements such as being named the 2016 GKA Rider of the Year and 3x Vice World Champion. Here is a look at how and what he choses to ride.. Age: 26Lives: Tarifa, SpainKiting Since: 2003Airush Since: 2010Favourite discipline: Wakestyle/ FreestyleKite: Airush RazorBoard: Airush Livewire Team 140Favourite spot: Tarifa and CauipeOther Sponsors: MINI, Multipower Sportsfood, IONBest Result: 2016 GKA Rider of the Year, 2013 World Champion, 3x Vice World Champion  2017 AIRUSH LIVEWIRE TEAM  This is the freestyle weapon of choice for team rider Alex Pastor, the World Championship title holder....

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