Yes, this is not some incredible CGI you are watching—this is Robbie Maddison riding his dirtbike on waves at Teahupoo in Tahiti. This really is nothing Maddo can’t conquer on his dirtbike: from luge runs and ski jumps to giant planes and now to riding waves at the world’s deadliest wave. We truly cannot imagine […]
The riders put on an incredible show on the final day of the big air competition. Gisela Pulido and Kevin Langeree take home the trophy after an incredible finals in Tarifa Spain, during the third tour stop of the 2015 Visit VKWC website.
We’ve got great news! On June 2nd 2015 the wind hit the Netherlands with over 30 knots and that means: Red Bull Megaloop Challenge “The world’s most extreme kiteboarding competition”. Winners pose for a podium portrait at the Red Bull Megaloop Challenge #1 Lasse Walker #2 Willem van de Meij #3 Kevin de Smidt. Photo […]
Na een regenachtige dag gisteren was het vandaag echt brilliant weer op Zandvoort. Het NK is dan ook in Hawaii-achtige condities afgesloten met zon golven en een bak wind. Niet het reguliere kite-race-weer hoorden we al van sommige Pro-kiters. Er moesten hier en daar zelfs kites geleend worden om de af en toe richting 30 […]
It was that time of the year, to head out to the triple-S invitational at Real Kiteboarding in Cape Hatteras, USA. 24 of the best riders get invited to show their skills in Surf, Slick and Sliders. The contest is judged by the riders which creates a super nice vibe and motivation to ride hardest. […]
Another exciting episode for OTL. In this episode we’ll finish up the Mystic photoshoot in Morocco and Aaron will make his way to Perth, Australia for the Core Slider Jam. Azza loves the rails these days, I must say, he makes it look better and better. My ankle’s giving me some deals again and it’s […]
Photoshoots are part of my job!! It’s not bad at all, the whole team gathers together… The marketing manager brings all the products along. Then the photographer takes a shot at portraying the image the brand wants to get. Doesn’t sound so harsh, does it… But traveling with a group already brings hassle and delays, […]
We got invited to the Red Bull Ragnarok which is the worlds toughest snowkite endurance race. As you probably know, Azza and I like a challenge. But this was a whole new vibe we had to adopt. Snowkiting was totally new to us and wearing so much gear it’s way harder to move than when […]