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History of Sport Kite Competition – Pt 1

The Wanderings of a “Kite Addict” Introduction: This History was originally written in the Gone with the Winds On-line forum throughout November of 2004. In this History I have only included my own personal posts. The comments, posts and submissions of other “Long Time” sport kite fliers have been included in my own words, and […]

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Issue 50: AKA Corner

After six years, this will be my final AKA column for KiteLife. Most of you know I’m stepping down as president. And so I want to take this opportunity to thank the magazine and congratulate them for the good work they do for all of us. KiteLife began as an idea by my dear friend […]

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Issue 45: From the Editor

Happy Holidays and welcome to yet another issue of Kitelife – what a long, strange year it’s been! I’ve never been busier in my entire life with my recent involvement in the AKA Sport Kite Committee, the IRBC and training my sport kite team (TKS Mid-Air) for our first season in Masters Class, quite challenging… […]

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Issue 35: From the Editor

The picture at left shows yours truly (on right) sampling some single line in Malaysia, with my good friend Asghar Belim from India… Despite the fact I’ve been traveling the USA flying kites since 1990, international travel has always been somewhat elusive until this year.  Having redefined myself in the last three years from sport […]

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Issue 34: From the Editor

Here we are for another issue of KL… Even with a cold winter and minimal flying in our own area, we’re still ticking strong thanks to the support we’ve received from our readers all over the world!  We also would like to extend our deepest and warmest gratitude to Jorge Beltrán from Colombia, proud winner […]

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Issue 34: Letters to the Editor

When you browse the pages of Kitelife there is quite a bit that happens to put these pages online… One of the most important aspects is the letters we receive from our readers regarding format, content, as well as those seeking social and promotional information about kite flying… Here are a few of the most […]

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