A quick kitesurfing weekend get away for Kyle Norton to the beautiful warm waters of Langebaan, Cape Town.

From backrolls to raileys on his FX 2017 and the Ace Board with bindings, Kyle had an amazing time and the photos show it.

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FX 2017

Freestyle / Crossover

Rider Profile:

For riders that mix hooked and unhooked freestyle tricks, love huge jumps & kite loops.

Design Profile:

3 Strut, Modified C shape arc, Box wing tip design, Lean entry profile

Features & Benefits:

  • Explosive pop and great hang time
  • Great line slack for unhooked riding
  • Forward pull for kiteloops
  • Excellent for vertical boosts
  • Highly responsive & direct steering
  • Smooth power delivery
  • More drive than a traditional C-shaped kite
  • Predictable handling
  • Quick recovery
  • Good upwind performance

Ace Board

Competition Freestyle

Rider Profile:

The dream machine: a Performance freestyle board that doubles down equally well in any riding category.

Features & Benefits:

  • Tough, lightweight and responsive Volcanic Basalt construction
  • Flex patterns tuned for a smooth ride
  • Dynamic pop and low spin weight
  • Early planing lift and reliable edge hold
  • Maximum upwind drive
  • Smooth predictable landings
  • Includes 40mm fins & mounting hardware
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