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GIEL GOES FULL POWER! A TRUE BIG AIR CHAMPION ON AND OFF THE WATER When the horn sounded to draw a line under a day of high octane action at the Full Power Big Air contest in Tarifa, it was clear that Giel Vlugt had set a whole new standard of riding at this year's event. Pulling off a repertoire of insane double kite loops and tricks that simply haven’t been attempted in competition before, his focus, finesse and accuracy left the audience (both on the beach and those following live on the BAKL YouTube channel) in little doubt who...

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The Committed Our good friend Rodri appears in the latest issue of TheKiteMag! A total legend, Rodri is the face of our signature store in Tarifa, and also runs his own kite school, Kite Fun Tarifa. He also happens to be the husband of a certain Carla Herrera!"

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BAKL Lords of Tram 2022 Wow, what a way to kick start the season! If this sets the level for the rest of the year we are in for one heck of a ride…  Lords of Tram hosted the first stop of the Big Air Kite League Tour in Barcarès, France and the seriously windy conditions allowed for some of the most impressive kiting to date. Brisk gusts of up to 45 knots swept riders to next level heights and the crowd watched the epic firework display of loops that were performed. Men and women from all over the world...

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THE CREATORS - OCEAN RODEO & ALUULA Ocean Rodeo features in the latest issue of TheKiteMag, covering two seriously hot topics right now, ALUULA and BIG AIR.  Delve into the possibilities that ALUULA has created for the brand with our founder, Richard Myerscough, and get the exclusive rundown from Giel Vlugt as he expands upon the world’s first-ever legit double kiteloop… “So this is where it all comes down to the ALUULA; it made the impossible possible.”

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Ben Sasi Going Big What a start to the season! Ben Sasi has kicked the year off strong, taking first place in Israel’s annual Big Air competition with the unparalleled weapon of choice... the Rise A-Series.  We’re stoked to see riders representing our brand from across the globe and pushing Big Air boundaries. Our continued innovation reaches new heights and brings only more opportunities for anyone powered by Ocean Rodeo. Here’s a few words from "What a dream come true! Being crowned Champion of the Porsche Winter Challenge has been a long journey for me. I have been waiting and dreaming...

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