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Issue 64: Shoot ‘Em!

All around the field at every competition and tournament you will see photographers. Every time a shutter is released the photographer hopes for that one great shot, perhaps one that will make an SKQ cover. Quite often, when the prints come back, the photographer is disappointed. Prints may be dark and underexposed, or those beautiful […]

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Issue 64: KTAI Trade Show

Attending my fourth trade show in as many years, this is always one of my personal favorites to attend and a high priority for the Kitelife travel schedule. In my experience, the trade show provides completely different look at the industry and kiting community, compared to simply seeing the “front end” at festivals, fun flies, competitions, […]

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Issue 64: Let’s Paint Rosario’s Sky

Once again Argentinean kite community joined their efforts to make a new edition of Pintemos el cielo de Rosario festival (Let’s paint Rosario’s sky). This time we showed much more to the public and with nicer days on our side (It didn’t happen the same with the wind, which rarely increased to more than 6 […]

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Issue 64: Treasure Island Kite Festival

The Treasure Island Kite Festival and Rev Clinic was everything I had hoped for and more! There was tons of flying, laughing, and hanging with friends from around the country and beyond. I finally met some of the folks I had been speaking with on the Rev Forum…very cool! The Rev Clinic was a huge success […]

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Issue 64: Windless Kite Festival

This little indoor festival is in it’s EIGHTH year… …and getting better every year, too! Yep – we’re headed back to Windless. It’s the annual indoor festival with the longest consecutive run in the USA – and for some darned good reasons, too! “Oh sure…” you say. “What could be more boring than hanging around […]

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Issue 64: VroomJamaica RC & Kite Xtravaganza

I was approached by e-mail and phone by Walter Plummer of Jamaica to bring our TKO Sport Kite Team to Jamaica to perform in an unusual charitable event at the Discover Bay area of North central Jamaica. the event name was VroomJamaica RC & Kite Xtravaganza, where proceeds (after expenses) from the event would go […]

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Issue 64: Treasure Island Kite Festival (photo gallery)

Photos by Colleen Baker

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Issue 64: Windless Kite Festival (photo gallery)

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Issue 64: VroomJamaica RC & Kite Xtravaganza (photo gallery)

 Photos by Chris Shultz

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