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Kitesurfing Holiday and Travel Insurance

Kitesurfing is a thrilling and highly satisfying activity, even in the roughest conditions. Although widely practiced across most of the UK coastline, it is also a very popular “holiday sport”. Seasoned kite surfers know all about the idyllic beaches of Tenerife, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, Fortaleza or Cape Town also known as the “Mecca of Kite surfing”. As satisfying as Kite surfing can be, it is also a dangerous sport, especially for the less experienced surfers who underestimate the “forces of nature” in play. Dealing with kite surfing accidents close to... Read More


New In: Aquatone SUP

Aquatone has joined the Kites and More family with their stylish collection of inflatable paddle boards. As a second label to Aztron, Aquatone SUPs benefit from a similar technology with a higher focus on design. The Aquatone SUP product line features a variety of models from beginner all-round SUPs to advanced long-distance touring and racing boards. The 2019-2020 range specifically focuses on rigidity and shape control while maintaining a low weight for ease of transport. With a maximum pressure of 15 psi and plenty of extra accessories and on-board features... Read More


Become a IKO Kitesurf Instructor and save with our exclusive Discount

How to become an IKO kitesurf instructor and change your life!! (and you can start as early as Monday) If you love kitesurfing and hate your job (or even like your job, but you’d rather be kitesurfing) you can train to become a certified IKO kitesurf instructor and make kitesurfing your life. The International Kiteboarding Organisation (IKO) Kitesurf Instructor Qualification is the most internationally recognized and respected kitesurf instructor qualification in the world. There are more instructor jobs out there than there are instructors. So you can pretty much take... Read More


New In: Aztron SUP

We are pleased to announce that Aztron SUP has joined the Kites and More family with their versatile selection of inflatable Stand Up Paddle Boards. The Aztron brand was built by passionate water sports enthusiasts with the love of the sport in mind, aiming to deliver great quality and safety on the water. Their unique designs and state of the art technology set their inflatable SUP boards apart, offering a pleasant experience from the moment you unpack and inflate your board, on the water and all the way through to... Read More

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Kites and More – Black Friday

Welcome to our Black Friday event where we’ve slashed prices on all 2019 and 2020 products site-wide. Offers include the very best from Cabrinha Kites, Eleveight, Slingshot, Ride Engine and more! Browse the list of deals below and grab yourself a bargain for the upcoming Kitesurfing season, while stock lasts. All this paired with Free Next Day Delivery, 0% Finance and Expert Product Advice proves that there’s never been a better time to refresh your Kitesurfing Gear!


Kitesurf Harness Buyers Guide

So you have just started kiteboarding and your just not quite sure which products are right for you. Here at the kitesurf co we want to make that transition from beginner to purchasing your own gear as simple as it can be in this section we take a look at Harnesses and which one is suitable for you. Waist Harness   All kiteboarding harnesses have derived from windsurfing and as kitesurfing has changed and developed over the years so has the need for harness. The waist harness is now more commonly used as... Read More


Buying Guide – Your First Kite Surf Board

Surfboards:Nothing in the world quite compares to the feeling of catching your first wave. The surge of power through the board, the moment of silence when all that exists is you and the water, the thumping crash as you lean slightly too far and it all goes horribly wrong… Wave riding requires a very different skill set to riding a twin tip board. Firstly there is the obvious difference between the shape of the board, which makes just riding up and down a very different experience. However wave riding also... Read More


Buying Guide – Your First Twin Tip Kiteboard

Buying your First Kiteboard? Lessons are complete and your itching to get on the water by yourself but you have just hit google and typed in Kiteboard and all of a sudden you are hit with a massive selection of products you know nothing about!. Lets face it you really would not have paid much attention to what the board was, how long it was or how much rocker, or shape it has on your lessons as it really didn’t matter. Beginner boards? Is there really such a thing we... Read More


REVIEW: The Eleveight Curl – 2018

The Eleveight Curl 2018 is a high-performance surfboard ideal for down the line wave conditions. It has been hand shaped for a more advanced rider who wants to maximise their riding in cross shore to cross offshore conditions. The Eleveight curl is a work of art and really does have that stunning custom board look. Finished with a carbon vector net and Carbon stringers the Eleveight Curl not only looks the part but has been built to slay waves! and last. When you flip the Curl over you will notice... Read More


Cabrinha Switchblade 2018 – Review

The New Cabrinha Switchblade 2018 Has arrived. It had a pretty remarkable year in 2017 thanks to its pairing with Nick Jacobsen – so it has a KOTA title under its belt as well as a 28.6 meter WOO jump and a few of Nick Jacobsen’s jaw dropping stunts to finish. Not bad for the ‘steady’ kite in the Cabrinha range… But how does this translate for regular riders? Well, for 2018 the first thing you’ll notice is the new graphics which are cleaner and pretty easy on the eye, with... Read More