The Classic Holidays National Kiteboarding League (NKL) is set to make a big return in 2016 for its second year with bigger airs, bigger prize money and bigger opportunities.
With a $10,000 prize pool up for grabs, the 6-Round NKL Series will head across the country between November 2016 and February 2017 in search of Australia and New Zealand’s best male and female kiteboarders.
Edition 26. It's out now in over 1000 retail outlets in Australia and New Zealand.
In our most controversial issue to date, guest Ewan Jaspan takes centre stage in this edition with a big feature story and starring on the cover. It's a great shot which has ruffled some feathers. His story The big problem with going big, is also very controversial. Watch this space to see what the fallout is.
Editor Declan McCarthy pulls out the big guns in this edition and travels to some of the best kitesurfing territory on the planet. His road trip through New Zealand is a must read for anyone who wants to explore and get off the beaten track.
Junior Editor Beau Blake does a stella job catching up with Australia's young guns, in this edition young Beau gets the opportunity of a lifetime to travel to South Africa and shoot with Dirty Habits and Liquid Force international teams.
There's so much more inside this magazine, it is ripping with amazing content from the best of the best in Australia and New Zealand.
MEET THE FIREBALL
Cabrinha's new kiteboarding bar system is probably the most controversial development in kiteboarding and is set to change the face of the sport and how it is represented forever.
Quite simply, the device embodies the mantra "strictly hooked in". With less than 95 percent of kiteboarder ever unhooking, the device feels more comfortable than a conventional chicken loop system and is more secure.
The most striking aspect of the device is that it seamlessly transfers the power of the kite to your body.
Say goodbye to harnesses riding up. See more here: https://vimeo.com/172984714.
The world has changed and with a click you can snavel yourself a bargain online.
But how cheap is it really? What effect do you have on your community by making that purchase? What happens when it breaks?
These are all important questions and the purpose of this story is to make you think before your click. Each online purchase you make has a SERIOUS consequence on your local kite shop.
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