Thursday, July 25, 2024


AWSI Day 1 Overview Video

Here is a fun overview video from this year's show. Look for in-depth interviews and previews of the 2024 gear coming this week.

AWSI Board Sports Expo 2023

The Wind + Water Sports industry event you know and love will be back in 2023 September 6-8 and our team is busy planning...

2023 Core Kitesurfing preview

Core pro team riders Eric Rienstra and Steven Akkersdijk take Kitesurfing Magazine head tester Shane Thompson through the highlights of the 2023 lineup.  

2023 Reedin Kites

Kitesurfing Magazine head tester Shane Thompson caught up with Reedin designer Damien Girardin. The Reedin Super Model 3 was a test favourite at our...

2023 Duotone Neo SLS and DLAB

R&D master extraordinaire Sky Solback takes us through the new 2023 Duotone Neo Dlab and SLS surf kite. Kitesurfing Magazine head tester Shane Thompson...

2023 Manera with Julien Salles

Kitesurfing Magazine head tester Shane Thompson catches up with Manera brand director Julien Salles and checks out the Manera Halo.  

F-ONE US Wingfoil Grom Squad

Young, wild and free, the F-ONE WING Groms are killing it! Groms: Morgan Ostermann / Mary Rose Kissinger / Christopher Macdonald / Luca Vuillermet /...

Top 10 Kitesurfing Items 2022 AWSI

Publisher John Bryja and head tester Shane Thompson discuss Kitesurfing Magazine's top ten items at the 2022 AWSI Tradeshow that you should check out.  

AWSI Trade Show – Slingshot Kitesurfing 2022 PREVIEW

Alex Fox walks us through a massively revamped Slingshot lineup. New lighter weight kites, the lightest twin tip we have ever picked up and...

AWSI Show – Duotone 2022 Kitesurfing PREVIEW

Duotone is stepping up the use of advanced lightweight materials (SLS & D Lab)  in both it's kites and surfboards in the hot new...

Top 5 Kitesurfing Gear Trends of 2020

Kitesurfing Magazine's test editor Shane Thompson and editor-in-chief John Bryja sit down at the AWSI trade show in Hood River, Oregon to discuss the...

Pat Goodman North Kites Interview

North kite designer Pat Goodman in his most in-depth kite interview we have ever done. Get the inside scoop on the new 2020 North...