St. Pete Fall Kite Foil Regatta Florida Kite Racing League: November 3 – 5, 2017 F-One National Racer Jon Modica V3 Feedback The Diablo V3 is by far the best foil kite I’ve flown. While the V2 was an improvement on the V1, it had some downsides. The V3 took the better qualities of the V1 […]
Parallel rails are really the thing of the moment, and this board is straight out of that way of thinking. Lots of brands are now making short, wide nose and wide tailed boards like this. However, what caught my eye about the F-one Papenoo was the attention to detail in the shaping. Get the complete low down on the F-One Papenoo here!
I got my new 11m Breeze and the first thing I noticed about it is how light it is. You can really feel the light weight by the way it’s launching in light winds, it takes very little wind to fly.
I ride it with my 600 foil and I can be foiling without any whitecaps on the water. It has great low end and is very stable in the air. Compared to the Bandit, the Breeze has a bit more bar pressure which is nice, since you can use it to balance. The Breeze creates a ton of power on the down stroke it gets you going easily. The power comes on very fast and helps you get on the foil. It turns just a bit slower than the Bandit and takes more input to turn. Not a bad thing to slow things down on the foil. I am having a much easier time doing tacks and jibes. Where I would drop the Bandit every now and then on jibes, the Breeze just stays up.
In a bit more wind, I ride it strapless on my surfboard. The smooth feel and stability are really nice, it lets me focus on the board.
Overall I really like it, it is a very powerful and smooth kite, ideal for foiling in light winds.
On the water the Freeride Hybrid 800 Kite Foil feels extremely stable, is very fun to ride and allows you to ride with a more relaxed stance verses the 600 front wing. The 800 front wing was built to be slower, more stable, and used for surfing waves or having the most fun while freeriding.
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Fantastic craftsmanship throughout and just three bolts to put the entire foil and board together!
This board was created to be a 100% dedicated foil board with the characteristic that are required for practicing this new discipline. Jupiter Kiteboarding Reviews the F-One Freeride Hydrofoil here!
The Carbon Trax rockets upwind when you set your edge and delivers excellent control and pop for huge boosts and low wakestyle and freestyle maneuvers. TheKiteboarder.com Reviews the TRAX Carbon here!
The 2016 F-One Acid Carbon construction “is like a sexier and sportier version of the Trax, the Acid sports a fast and flatter rocker than the Unik and Trax with straighter rails that holds a ton of speed.” TheKiteboarder.com Reviews the Acid here!
The Trax HRD Lite Tech is the state of the art freestyle board providing futuristic sensations! Offered with the new Lite Tech Technology, and available in sizes 135, 136, 137 & 140 cm, learn more about the 2016 Trax HRD Lite Tech series today!
The 2016 F-One UNIK Twintip kiteboard features truly unrivaled freeride abilities. It unleashes performance and accessibility no matter what the conditions. With early planning and impressive control, the characteristics of the UNIK make it a highly effective board to ride. Available in 134 x 40.5 cm size, learn more today!
The Kiteboarder just finished their 2016 gear testing in Mexico, with a hand selected test team, TKB gives a thorough review on the 2016 Trust kite! Retro colors and stability in the air for days, find out what the testers have to say.