North launches all-new Nova Light Wind Wing

News Release from North:

Waiting for wind? The latest addition to the North Wing Collection has the power to unlock borderline sessions, lift you up instantly in the lightest wind and keep you on the foil for longer.

Brand Director Mike Raper believes the Nova Light Wind is the most efficient wing ever designed: “This wing is incredible in the bottom end; you don’t even need to pump. It gets you up on the plane and keeps you there – even through the zero knot lulls.”

Wing Designer Dano See says: “We’ve stripped all the scuff guards, used the lightest bladders and engineered this wing to feel as light as possible. While there will always be size and weight limitations on such a big wing, how it weighs on the beach is not a representation of how it flies on the water. The Nova Light Wing handles like a much smaller wing.”

Its deep profile and ultra-stiff frame provide the most efficient power delivery per m2, carrying you through the lulls and converting the slightest puff into powerful forward momentum.

The Nova Light Wind has balanced load distribution and lift for easier gybes, tacks and low-speed transitions. Rigid GripLock micro-trim handles deliver a more immediate response.

Its refined compact outline and rounded wingtips help reduce tip-strike, and the manageable span width is tailored to fit every rider. Go by rider-weight to choose just one Nova Light Wind size for your quiver and end the wait for wind.

Recommended Wind Range and Rider Size:

Size* 6 7 8
Knots 6-16 6-16 6-16
Rider kg <60 60-75 >75

* Choose wing according to your rider size. Recommended wing size also dependent on rider height, ability and foil setup.


·       Deep profile and stiff frame for most efficient power delivery per m2
·       Lower aspect ratio and span width with rounded wingtips for reduced tip-strike


·       Rigid GripLock Micro-trim handles for instant and intuitive control


·       Refined weight saving design


·       Balanced load distribution and lift for easier gybes, tacks and low-speed transitions 

·       Aerodynamic Trailing Edge for a better laminar airflow and more direct exit for the wind


·       HyperFlow Rapid Inflation/Deflation System. Wing is supplied complete with a high-pressure inflation pump.


·       Pair with an efficient hydrofoil wing with low stall speed


·       Choose only one wing size. The 8m is suited to a heavier rider while the 6m is suited more to a lighter rider.


SIZES: 6, 7, 8 m


COLOURS: Sunset Yellow, Pacific Blue, Marine Green


Wing, Wrist Wing Leash, Pump, Wing Bag, Compression Strap, Repair Kit


Seek Foilboards, Sonar Editions with Sonar Reflexed Series, Sonar MA Series and HA Series Front Wings. Waist Belt with Wing Leash, Adjustable Harness Line.


URL LINKS: (All links will be live on 24 August)

Designer Notes Video on YouTube: Designer Notes | Nova Light Wind 2023

Nova Light Wind Launch Video: <Link to be supplied next week>


Nova Light Wind Product Video: <Link to be supplied next week>

Nova Light Wind Product Page:





Victoria Stuart

North Kiteboarding

+64 21 644 129