Kite Information Links
  • KiteStakes.Com   KiteStakes.Com builds custom kite stakes that you can purchase right here at A Wind Of Change.   This is a home based business building custom one of a kind kite stakes and other kiting products.   A Wind Of Change is proud to be one of their elite dealers.

  • Kitelife.com:  Looking for information about kite flying? Kitelife has been a leading source of kiting information since April 1998, as a bi-monthly Internet publication and archive with a dazzling array of articles, plans, event coverage, commentary, videos and photos. Kitelife is a "lifestyle" publication, bringing you the splendor and personalities that make up modern kiting.

  • Kitelife Forum:   Kitelife forum that has some great members and valuable information. Have a question? Ask the Kitelife forum.

  • Kiteforum.com:   Online kite forum specializing in surf kiting and information. Also has many useful links to land kiting, snow kiting, as well as many other useful areas of information.

  • Arcusers:  Want to know more about the Peter Lynn Twin Skin kites as well as other information on Kite Surfing? The Arcusers group is the only known discussion group online that you can get valuable tips and information on Peter Lynn Twin Skin kites.

  • Popeye The Welder:  The UK is known for their buggy racing.   Carlos (aka: Popeye The Welder) makes some of the best built and best looking buggies the world has ever seen.   This site is a one stop information portal for all types of buggies and buggy information and is the inspiration behind the incredible Ivanpah buggy built by Windspeed Pro.   Take some time and check out these works of art from a qualified buggy racer and designer!
  • Foilzone.com  This site has the largest selection of foil videos, pictures, and more on the net.

  • Powerkiteforum.com  is a resource center for kite traction enthusiasts around the world to communicate. You can discuss topics related to kite surfing, kite boarding, kite buggying, kite skating, kite landboarding, kite snowboarding, kite skiing, kite jumping etc. sharing information and advice. Have a question regarding kites or kite traction sports? Something to brag about? Kiting stories or a new website? Use this forum to get connected to the most extreme kiting personalities on the web!

  • Ray Bethell.com  3 time AKA grand national champion, 2 time western league champion, 3 time peoples choice award - Ocean Shores, 12 times peoples choice award - Long Beach WSIKF, 1st place freestyle - Australian Nationals, 1st place team flying - Adelaide Int'l Kite Festival, 34 first place awards - Competition Freestyle....need we say more other than "Awesome"! (oh yeah, he has a lot of other records as well)

  • Kite Sport Israel   is from our friends down in Israel who are very passionate about kiting.   This website is mostly in Hebrew but nobody can argue that these guys are hard core kiters who love what they do.   They even made their way up to the U.S. for the NABX event and we were happy to see them.   It is wonderful to know that kiting can connect people all around the world into a common and enjoyable thing.

  • Best-Kite.com   is a fun place for anyone down in Australia looking for some general kiting informaiton.   Tim is a kite flier who has re-discovered kites with his family and put up this website for his kiting blogs and other general kiting information.

  • Calima Surf Canary Islands, Spain, Europe. Surf Camps, Surfaris and Lessons for Beginners and Advanced surfers.Kite Surf in the Canary Islands!   Looking for that once in a lifetime getaway that includes this awesome sport? Calima Surf is a windsurf school and windsurf camp in Spain - Canary islands, offering windsurfing holiday packages for all skill levels with full accommodation and windsurf courses.

Kite Associations and Kite Organizations
  • American Kitefliers Association: The AKA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating the public in the art, history, technology, and practice of building and flying kites. The American Kitefliers Association was founded in 1964 by the late Robert M. Ingraham of New Mexico. Now, with over 4,000 members, in 35 countries, they are the largest association of kiters in the world. Their purpose is to educate the public in the art, history, technology, and practice of building and flying kites - to advance the joys and values of kiting in all nations. The AKA is men, women, adults and children, from all walks of life. Their interests run from kite building to multi-line kite competition, from miniature kites, to aerial photography and more. Some members are in the kite trade, but the AKA is not a trade organization. A Wind Of Change kites is a proud member of the AKA. Join now and receive all the many benefits of becoming a member including a 10% discount on all kites purchased from A Wind Of Change.

  • Kite Trade Association International:  The KTAI is the network link in the Kite Trade Industry with information on trade conventions and other industry related events across the USA.

  • Drachen Foundation: The Drachen Foundation is a non-profit educational corporation, founded in 1994 for the purpose of facilitating educational projects concerning historical, cultural, and artistic areas of kiting. Their primary focus includes artist-in residence programs, historical and cultural research and educational publications. The Foundation takes its name from the German word Drachen, which means, "kite" or "dragon."

  • Illinois Kite Enthusiasts   is a kite club based in Illinois that has a great forum that discusses everything kites!   They also have their own kite team and love to share their enjoyment of kites to everyone.   If you are in the Illinois area and are interested in kiting, look these guys up.

  • Kansas City Kite Club   KCKC serves the Kansas City Metro area, covering more than five counties on both sides of the Kansas-Missouri border.   Our goals are to promote interest in kiting, encourage membership in the KCKC and to provide members with workshops and activities that further their enjoyment of kiting.
Kite Events
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