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Types of Kites - Elite Watersports

Types of Kites

Types of Kites They are large, eye-catching, powerful beauties in the sky and if you’re interested in kiteboarding, you can’t wait to get behind one! Kites are the driving force and main contributor to kiteboarding. There are a variety of...

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What Every New Kiteboarding Student Should Know - Elite Watersports

What Every New Kiteboarding Student Should Know

What Every New Kiteboarding Student Should Know -Written by Patrick Strong For a while now, nearly every time you cross over the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, you have seen those bright colored kites, up in the sky, flying back and forth. ...

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Kiteboard Hero: The Newest Teaching Tool - Elite Watersports

Kiteboard Hero: The Newest Teaching Tool

Whether you are a veteran kiteboarder, a novice rider, or a newbie in the process of taking lessons, there is always room for improvement and tweaking your skills. Insert Kiteboard Hero. Newly launched, this kiteboarding video simulator is winning the hearts...

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Questions Every Beginner Should Ask - Elite Watersports

Questions Every Beginner Should Ask

Kiteboarding in the St. Petersburg/Tampa Bay area is fantastic and the number of kiters hitting the waterways grows more and more every year. Naturally, with kiteboarding being the fastest growing sport in the world, there are going to be many...

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Slingshot Foil Month - Elite Watersports

Slingshot Foil Month

New year, new hobbies! Learn something new this year… Together with Slingshot, all this month, we are hosting FREE Foil Demo opportunities. If hydrofoiling has caught your eye but you weren’t quite ready to “commit” to the lesson, now is...

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To Foil or Not To Foil, That is the Question. - Elite Watersports

To Foil or Not To Foil, That is the Question.

If you find yourself asking that question, just know… the answer is YES! Hydrofoiling is the fastest growing discipline of the kiteboarding sport and it is here to stay.  According to its definition on wikipedia, a hydrofoil is a lifting...

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