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French Polynesia | Photo: John Bilderback

JANUARY

FEBRUARY

www.palapasventana.com Photo: Paul Lang

www.sierrasnowkite.com Photo: Michael Pavel

MAY

JUNE

www.patagonia.com Photo: Tim McKenna

SEPTEMBER

www.green-dot.me www.oceanfreaks.com Photo: Mo Lelii

MARCH

www.kittyhawk.com Photo: Islay Petrie

APRIL

www.classiccalifornia.com Photo: Aaron Loyd

JULY

www.hyperflexusa.com | www.epickites.com Photo: Paros Adventures “Giannis”

OCTOBER

www.elementalherbs.com Photo: Steve McCormack

AUGUST

www.botgkitefest.com | www.skamania.org Photo: Man Nguyen

www.kitesurfari.com Photo: Toby Bromwich

NOVEMBER

DECEMBER

www.losbarrileskiteboarding.com Photo: Lori Makabe

www.velakitesurf.com Photo: John Bilderback

COVER/JANUARY 2015

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www.patagonia.com Photo: John Bilderback


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January MONDAY

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Kiting just steps from your door, your own private casita, and an on-site bar and restaurant. Life is good. Photo: Paul Lang

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F-One team rider and Sierra Snowkite Center Director Tyler Brown explores the backcountry in the Sierras. Photo: Michael Pavel

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Evan Netsch enjoys the perfect conditions in front of Waves Village at Kitty Hawk Kiteboarding. Photo: Islay Petrie

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Brian Wennersten, Cape Hatteras | Photo by: Charles Ash/www.goprovideo.com

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Local board shaper Gabe Loyd smashes the lip on one of his new creations in Pismo Beach, California. Photo: Aaron Loyd

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Mitu Monteiro, Madagascar | Photo courtesy F-one/Gilles Calvet

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Dimitri Maramenides, the king of big air, sends it in Greece. Photo: Paros Adventures “Giannis”

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Florida’s Drew Christianson placed first in the 2013 BOTG Amateur division which earned him a spot in the Pro contest where he placed fourth. Photo: Man Nguyen

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You’ll definitely be seeing more of North’s Colleen Carroll who swept the women’s division at the 2013 Triple S. Photo: Toby Bromwich

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Pepe Agudo, ManabĂ­ Ecuador | Photo by: David Hidalgo

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With a butter flat lagoon and two point breaks bordering the town, Alex Fox thought he had found paradise in Santa Marianita, Ecuador. Photo: Mo Lelii

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This strapless frontside air reverse with a roast beef grab is one of EH team rider Patrick Rebstock’s favorite moves. Photo: Steve McCormack

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Claire Lutz, Hood River | Photo by: Jon Malmberg

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From flat water to waves, Vela offers 13 locations ideal for families, singles, or couples who are looking for quality instruction, lodging, and gear. Photo: John Bilderback

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The Cabrinha Quest has uncovered some amazing locations. Patagonia Ambassador Reo Stevens explores French Polynesia. Photo: John Bilderback

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