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ISSUE #03 / 04-2017


EV E R Y D A Y I S A K I T E D A Y S I N C E 2 0 0 1 FLYSURFER Kiteboarding, a brand of Skywalk GmbH & Co. KG, is based at lake Chiemsee, Germany. Since 2001 we have been developing and producing innovative, high-quality products for the kite sport, which we distribute worldwide through a service-oriented reseller network. FLYSURFER has a unique kite & kiteboard product portfolio which consists of several different technologies: closed-cell, open-cell and single-skin foil kites, leading-edge inflatable kites ‌ and an innovative approach to kiteboard development. Whether you kite on land, snow or water; irrelevant of style, age, wind and weather conditions ‌ once you are touched by our fascinating sport, you want to kite every day!

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KITES 04 CONTROLBARS 22 B   OARDS 30 ESSENCE 38


KITES 4 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


SONIC RACE

RA CE, HYD RO FO I L

SONIC2

SPEED5

FR EERI D E, B I G   A I R

VIRON2 DLX

FR EERI D E, SCH O O L

FOIL TECH

A I R S TY L E , H Y D R O F O I L , L I G H T W I N D

PEAK3

TO U RI N G, FR EERI D E, SCH O O L

PEAK TRAINER

SCH O O L, FU N

A I R S TY L E , B I G  A I R , L I G H T W I N D

STOKE

F R E E S TY L E , W A V E ,   F R E E R I D E

L.E.I

BOOST2

06 08 10 12 14 16 18 20


// X- L I G H T C LO T H // M O D E R N C O M P E T I T I O N T E C H N O LO GY // 3 - L E V E L B R I D L E D E S I G N ( A ,  B ,  Z )

SONIC RACE ... E X C E PT I O N A L R A C E E FFI CI E N CY

6 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017

TECHNOLOGY

Closed-Cell Foil Kite

FOCUS

Race, Hydrofoil

SKILLS

Professional

SIZES

7 | 9 | 11 | 13 | 15 | 18 | 21

The SONIC RACE shows FLYSURFER’s full commitment to kite racing. We are continually improving performance with each new model – striving for the highest speed and the best angles on the track. The kite is highly efficient, powerful and aggressive – perfect for the fastest riders.


SoNIC RACE | 7


SONIC2 ... RA W PO W ER, PU R E TH RI LLS

8 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


// L I G H T W E I G H T C O N S T R U C T I O N // O U T S T A N D I N G P E R F O R M A N C E A N D H A N G T I M E // S U B L I M E R I D I N G E X P E R I E N C E

TECHNOLOGY

Closed-Cell Foil Kite

FOCUS

Airstyle, Hydrofoil, Lightwind

SKILLS

Advanced +

SIZES

| 6  | 9  | 11  | 13  | 15  | 18

The SONIC2 embodies our vision of a modern, highly advanced foil kite. Each detail is designed with performance in mind. Beautifully balanced and responsive turning, optimised lightweight construction and refined aerodynamics all come together to create a sublime riding experience. sonic2 | 9


// N E W T E C H N I C A L R E- D E S I G N // U N M A T C H E D R A N G E O F U S E // A G I L E T U R N I N G

SPEED5 ... N EW D I M EN S I O N S TECHNOLOGY

Closed-Cell Foil Kite

FOCUS

Freeride, Big Air

SKILLS

Intermediate +

SIZES

| 6.0 | 9.0 | 12.0 | 15.0 | 18.0 | 21.0

The SPEED5 combines striking design with maximum functionality. As an excellent all-rounder, this kite delivers by fast and direct turning, intoxicating hangtime and outstanding performance. Unique versatility that inspires in every kite discipline and all skill levels. 10 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


SPEED5 | 11


VIRON2 ... H I G H LY A D D I CT I V E

12 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


// A U T O - R E L A U N C H // S U P E R B S T A B I L I TY // S I M P L E U S A B I L TY A N D V E R S A T I L I TY

TECHNOLOGY

Closed-Cell Foil Kite

FOCUS

Freeride, School

SKILLS

Beginner +

SIZES

| 2.5 | 4.0 | 6.0 | 8.0

The VIRON2 DELUXE allows the easiest access into the kite world. It boasts maximum longevity and safety, superb stability in the strongest storms, simple handling, auto-relaunch and is suitable for any terrain. This is a must-have tool for all kitesurf stations and children. VIRON2 | 13


//  U L T R A L I G H T S I N G L E-S K I N C O N C E PT //  R A F F S A F E TY SY S T E M //  M I N I M A L PA C K S I Z E

PEAK3 ... P U R E FR E E D O M

TECHNOLOGY

Single-Skin Foil Kite

FOCUS

Touring, Freeride, School

SKILLS

Beginner +

SIZES

| 4.0 | 6.0 | 9.0 | 12.0

The PEAK3 offers everything a passionate freerider‘s heart could possibly desire. Uncompromised simplicity remains in our robust single-skin technology and ensures an agile, powerful kite with superb safety. Discover the most exposed kite destinations with the PEAK3. 14 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


PEAK3 | 15


PEAK TRAINER ... S I M P LY FU N ;)

16 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


//  3 - L I N E S A F E TY SY S T E M //  F U N I N T H E L I G H T E S T B R E E Z E //  E X T R E M E LY D U R A B L E

TECHNOLOGY

Single-Skin Foil Kite

FOCUS

School, Fun

SKILLS

Beginner +

SIZES

1.3

The PEAK TRAINER is designed to be incredibly safe and easy to use. Perfect for younger riders! The Single-Skin technology makes it incredibly durable and tremendous fun in light winds. Playful and user-friendly, it is the perfect first step into kite sports. PEAK TRAINER | 17


BOOST2 ... B EY O N D E X P ECT A T I O N

18 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


// E X C E PT I O N A L B I G A I R P E R F O R M A N C E // P R E D I C T A B L E H A N D L I N G // U N M A T C H E D L I G H T W I N D R E L A U N C H

TECHNOLOGY

5-Strut L.E.I Kite

FOCUS

Airstyle, Big Air, Lightwind

SKILLS

Intermediate +

SIZES

| 5 | 7 | 9 | 11 | 13 | 15 LW  | 18 LW

The BOOST2‘s redefined canopy delivers spot-on high performance for any riding style. This powerhouse is best for hooked-in boosting and stands for the ultimate gobig-go-anywhere feeling. The BOOST2 is a true crossover kite for magical moments on the water. BOOST2 | 19


// 3 -S T A G E S I M P L E B R I D L E // P O W E R T R A N S M I S S I O N S U R FA C E // H I G H - LO A D F O R C E F R A M E

STOKE # S H A R E   T H E   ST O K E TECHNOLOGY

3-Strut L.E.I Kite

FOCUS

Freestyle, Wave, Freeride

SKILLS

Beginner +

SIZES

| 6.0 | 7.0 | 8.0 | 9.0 | 10.0 | 12.0 | 14.0

The STOKE is powerful, precise and super-responsive. A superb bar-feel gives you full control to throw big loops, shred massive waves or unleash its explosive pop. An easy choice for riders who like unhooked-freestyle, wave riding or gnarly big airs ... share the stoke! 20 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


STOKE | 21


C     ONTROL BARS 22 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


AIRSTYLE PP BAR

A I R S TY L E , F R E E R I D E , F R E E S TY L E

RACE BAR PRO

HYD RO FOI L, RA CE

INFINITY  3.0

AIRSTYLE CC BAR

A I R S TY L E , F R E E R I D E , F R E E S TY L E

24 26 28


AIRSTYLE CC BAR ... H I G H CO M F O RT

24 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


// C L A M - C L E A T A D J U S T E R // A D J U S T A B L E D E P O W E R L I N E // C E R T I F I E D Q U I C K R E L E A S E 3 . 0

TECHNOLOGY

Control Bar (incl. QR & Flying Lines)

FOCUS

Airstyle, Freeride, Freestyle

SKILLS

Intermediate +

SIZES

50 cm / 60 cm width

Best grip, certified Quick Release 3.0 and high-quality lines give you the confidence you expect from a FLYSURFER product. Customize the INFINITY 3.0 Airstyle Clam-Cleat Bar through multiple tuning options to suit your personal needs and enjoy maximum comfort. AIRSTYLE CC BAR | 25


// P U L L- P U L L A D J U S T E R // S T O P P E R B A L L // C E R T I F I E D Q U I C K R E L E A S E 3 . 0

AIRSTYLE PP BAR ... T A K E CO N T R O L

26 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017

TECHNOLOGY

Control Bar (incl. QR & Flying Lines)

FOCUS

Airstyle, Freeride, Freestyle

SKILLS

Intermediate +

SIZES

50 cm / 60 cm width

Best grip, trusted safety, high-quality lines, endless rotations and multiple possibilities for individual adjustments. The INFINITY 3.0 Airstyle Pull-Pull Bar is the control option for everyone – from beginners to pros. The bar is simple, and at the same time impressive in terms of functionality.


AIRSTYLE PP BAR | 27


RACE BAR PRO ... C L A I M Y O U R V I CT O RY

28 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


// 4 :1 C L A M - C L E A T R A C E A D J U S T E R // O PT I M I Z E D LO W - D R A G R A C E F LY I N G L I N E S // C E R T I F I E D Q U I C K R E L E A S E 3 . 0

TECHNOLOGY

Control Bar (incl. QR & Flying Lines)

FOCUS

Hydrofoil, Race

SKILLS

Advanced +

SIZES

50 cm / 60 cm width

We know that in competitions every small advantage counts. This race version of our INFINITY 3.0 BAR offers you a few trump cards: thinnest low-drag flying lines, a 4:1 Pulley with Clam-Cleat Adjuster, and optimized line guidance through the Double-V-Shaped Eyelet. RACE BAR PRO | 29


BOARDS 30 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


FLYDOOR5

FR EER I D E, LI GHTW I N D, SCH O O L

FLYSPLIT2

FR EERI D E, TRA V EL

TWINTIP

RADICAL5

F R E E R I D E , F R E E S TY L E

32 34 36


RADICAL5 ... P O W E R O N D E M A N D

32 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


// O PT I M I Z E D R O C K E R A N D F L E X // H E E L S I D E C H A N N E L // C L I C K ' N ' R I D E F I N SY S T E M

TECHNOLOGY

Twintip

FOCUS

Freeride, Freestyle

SKILLS

Intermediate +

SIZES

| 127x36 | 132x39,5 | 134x40 | 138x42 | 144x46

The RADICAL5 is the performance crossover kiteboard by FLYSURFER for freeride, freestyle and wakestyle. Experience its new riding sensation with reworked rocker curve and flex, maximum control, increased grip, reduced spray and explosive pop. Performance on demand! RADICAL5 | 33


// L I G H T W E I G H T W O O D - F O A M C O R E // E X C E L L E N T L I G H T W I N D P E R F O R M A N C E // C L I C K ' N ' R I D E F I N SY S T E M

FLYDOOR5 ... G ET G O I N G

34 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017

TECHNOLOGY

Twintip

FOCUS

Freeride, Lightwind, School

SKILLS

Beginner +

SIZES

| 160x44 | 170x50

Early planing, comfort and excellent riding feel describe the FLYDOOR5 perfectly - the true embodiment of a lightwind board. Through the optional extra center fin, the upwind performance has once again increased. Riding instead of standing, even if the wind does not cooperate - with the FLYDOOR5 fun is guaranteed. Get going!


FLYDOOR5 | 35


FLYSPLIT2 ... F O R T R A V E L A D D I CTS

36 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


// L I G H T W E I G H T W O O D - F O A M C O R E // Q U I C K-A N D - E A SY S P L I T B O A R D SY S T E M // S PA C E- A N D C O S T S A V I N G O N T R I P S

TECHNOLOGY

Twintip

FOCUS

Freeride, Travel

SKILLS

Intermediate +

SIZES

| 134x41 | 139x43

The FLYSPLIT2 is based on our original crossover board – the Radical5 – but split in two for your travel missions. No concessions on convenience or riding pleasure need to be made. The FLYSPLIT2 is the lightest and easiest to carry and assemble board in our line up, allowing you to take it anywhere – it even fits in a normal suitcase. FLYSPLIT2 | 37


FLYSURFER ESSENCE 38 | FS PRODUCT GUIDE #03 / 04-2017


PA S S I O N

Q U A LITY

We love and live the variety of kite sports – whether kitesurfing, snowkiting or landkiting. To make every day a perfect kite day we offer you a truly unique product range.

We stand for high-quality kites and kiteboards with a long product life. Expert advice by our exclusive network of sales partners as well as schools is a necessity to gain happy customers.

I N N O VA T I O N

S ERVI CE

We aren‘t afraid of being different. Our innovative R&D approach has allowed us to create an outstanding diversity of technologies resulting in a stunning range of kites and kiteboards.

Customers are family. Whatever you need, you can count on us to take care of you. Our commitment to service is also reflected by our incomparable 12-month free-repair warranty.


FLYSURFER Kiteboarding Brand of Skywalk GmbH & Co. KG Windeckstr. 4 83250 MARQUARTSTEIN, GERMANY

All rights reserved © 2017 Skywalk GmbH & Co. KG Specifications subject to change without notice

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The Kite & Board Guide - Flysurfer Kiteboarding Issue #03 / 04-2017  

An overview on the full range of FLYSURFER Kiteboarding gear: foil & L.E.I kites, control bars and boards. Everyday is a kiteday!

The Kite & Board Guide - Flysurfer Kiteboarding Issue #03 / 04-2017  

An overview on the full range of FLYSURFER Kiteboarding gear: foil & L.E.I kites, control bars and boards. Everyday is a kiteday!