Tech-Talk: kitesurfboard vs. surfboard construction

29.04.2020

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Is a normal surfboard strong enough for kitesurfing?

Can you just kite on your regular surfboard? Quick answer: of course you can. But there is a big difference between a normal surfboard construction and a kite surfboard construction. A regular surfboard is usually not strong enough for kitesurfing. Why not? This has mainly to do with the strain that comes on the deck of the surfboard during surfing or kitesurfing. Wieger will explain it in more detail in the video.

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