Cabrinha is excited to announce that Tom Bridge will be joining the Cabrinha International Team.


Tom is just 17 years old and has already been on the international kitesurfing scene for sometime. Tom has enormous talent has shows a unique creativity when it comes to his kitesurfing style. He is experienced in freestyle, big air and foil kitesurfing.


“I’m really excited to have Tom onboard. His creative approach to kitesurfing and foil boarding is fresh and unique. His innovative mindset pairs well with Cabrinha’s constant pursuit of progression.” – Pete Cabrinha

Tom Bridge Cabrinha Kitesurfing


Tom Bridge Kitesurfing Trick

The Cape Town kitesurfing movie you have all been waiting for has finally been released and you can all enjoy all 22 minutes of it.

Check Cape Town Confidential out below, which features Cabrinha team riders exploring our beautiful Cape Town beaches and kitesurfing spots.

There has been a lot of hype around it on Instagram lately.

The film features team riders Liam Whaley, Red Bull King of the Air Nick Jacobson, Keahi de Aboitiz, Graham Howes & James Boulding.

Here is a little Throwback to the 2017 King of the Air. Watch this decent edit that captures the amazing air bending skills of this year’s riders. Let us again congratulate our team rider Nick Jacobson.

Cabrinha & Dirty Habits are pleased to present Cape Town Confidential. A movie by Anders Kruger and Cabrinha Kites at the Cabrinha South Africa end of season party.

When: 17th of March: TODAY!

Where: Desperados Bar (Eden On The Bay, Big Bay)

Drinks from 18:30

Movie from 7:30

To get a taste of the full length feature that will be premiered tonight check out the Switchblades & Fireball video Cabrinha recently released.

Switchblade/ Fireball

Head to to win your 2017 Switchblade + Fireball package.We sent our international team to Cape Town with a set of Switchblades & Fireball control systems. Our aim? To prove this is the most versatile setup on the market. #Fireball #Cabrinhakites

Posted by Cabrinha on Monday, 13 March 2017


Learn more about the event here: Cabrinha End Of Season Party 2017

Brandon is one of our up and coming Cabrinha South Africa team riders. He has been progressing so fast and has been blasting huge Megaloops in Cape Town.

Check out these photos and the video. We are sure we will be seeing Brandon in the Red Bull King of the Air soon.


Brandon Snider Cabrinha Megaloops

Brandon Snider Cabrinha Megaloops

Brandon Snider Cabrinha Megaloops

Cabrinha Team Rider JJ Boschof has been smashing the videos lately. In his latest video release he is in Witsands in the Western Cape working on some of his flat water freestyle moves.

Witsands Kitesurfing Spot Cabrinha Kitesurfing

Witsands is one of the best places in South Africa for butter smooth flat water and strong wind. It is only about 3 hours drive from  Cape Town at the scenic Breede River.

Directions To Witsands

Nick Jacobsen is the new Red Bull King of the Air for 2017.

As a proud sponsor of the King Of The Air event held in Cape Town, South Africa we watched in awe as the biggest names of the sport met for the final heat of the event. We couldn’t be more stoked at the result!  Nick rode his 2017 Switchblade & Ace all the way to the podium. A huge congratulations to Nick Jacobsen for being crowned the RedBull King of the air.

Cabrinha would like to congratulate Nick on this epic achievement.

If you are wondering which kites Nick was using to accomplish this feat, see below:

Kite: Switchblade

Board: Ace

Nick Jacobsen Red Bull King Of The Air Kites


Vinny Cabano is presently backpacking through Asia for three months after finishing his studies. He recently stopped off in Bali to enjoy a bit of kiting before heading to the Philipines for six weeks.



Remember to follow him on Instagram @vinny_cabano.

He will then be returning to Bali and we hope to see some more great shots from him.

Check out this short video of Cabrinha Team Rider JJ Boshof hitting some winter kiting in Milnerton and Strandfontein.

Filmed by Kyle Cabano and Kyle Fletcher

Music: “Burn Down The System” by “Collie Buddz”

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Cabrinha team riders Graham Howes and Nick Jacobson just dropped a new video on Facebook showing them exploring some new spots in South Africa.

Any ideas where they are riding. Let us know in the comments section below.

Nick and Graham Explore New Kitespots

Nick Jacobsen and Graham Howes exploring Epic new spots along the South African Coastline. Drone Footage: Craig Howes / Cape Town CityAdditional Footage: Anders KrugerEdit: Louis Laursen Cabrinha

Posted by Dirty Habits on Thursday, 11 February 2016


Drone Footage: Craig Howes / Cape Town City
Additional Footage: Anders Kruger
Edit: Louis Laursen