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Wing in air, wing in water, or both wings in air, or both wings in
The dominant activity: wing in air while board is wing in water.
Kiteboarding is the use of specialized kite
systems for moving the human pilot-in-command over the surface of bodies
of water. During the activity, the PIC may control to cause the board to
become also an airborne wing while no part of the system touches the
water. Tricks or changes of shape of system parts during flight may be
used for flight-experience alternatives; the tricks may be part of
competitions. FFAWE is a form of kiteboarding.
Get Lessons First!
All this information do not replace lessons with a wise instructor. We
recommend reading all information, then take lessons, and then read again
with new eyes and questions? Take this advice seriously, since
already many accidents have happened, which could have been avoided, if
people invested for lessons, rather than paying for huge medical bills
- History and
- Niche ways to participate in kiteboarding (land boards, ice boards,
water boards, snow boards, surf boards, hydrofoils, boat hulls, wheeled
boards, shoe sliding, skating, FFAWE, hybrid rigs, etc. )
- Specialized KiteBoarding glossary in addition to the kite energy
glossary where kiteboarding interfaces on many matters
- Equipment sources
- Lesson sources
- Kite manufacturers
- Kite repair
KiteBoarding Glossary project
- KiteBoarding videos
- Locations and sites of kiting activity
- Related forums, kiteboarding forums, kitesurfing forum, landkiting
forums, snowkiting forums, icekiting forums, ski-kiting forums,
Events and competitions
Kite System's Wing Aspects
- KB Boards
KiteCat Two boards integrated allowing sitting.
notes from KiteFoum
Wing, tether set, harness, kiteboard or Kboard or board, accessories, lessons,
sites, tricks, applications. dynamics.
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