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  1. Head in the clouds

    Posted Mar 29th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... or simply kiting. Jesse's dream lifestyle is all due to his parents. 'My parents moved to Maui, Hawaii, to windsurf and be in the water,' says the 16-year-old, 'They helped me ...

  2. Winds blow 'brothers' in different directions

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to go fly a kite. 'It is a pity windsurfing has had to make way for us,' Chau said. 'We are the only two board sports in sailing, the two disciplines which are the most accessible ... where sailors use a board, with or without foot-straps, combining it with the power of a large, controllable kite to zoom across the water. A narrow 19-17 decision won the day for kiteboarding ...

  3. 'Becalmed' windsurfer carries on regardless

    Posted Jun 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Games and World Championships,' he says. 'I don't really know much about kiteboarding [a sport where surfers are propelled while holding on to a kite], and I am not sure ...

  4. HK vows to fight olympics exclusion

    Posted May 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... sport which combines elements of wakeboarding, surfing, windsurfing and paragliding. Harnessing the power of the wind, large kites or sails propel the rider and the board across the water. ...

  5. End games

    Posted Jul 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... in favour of kiteboarding. It's a huge blow to every windsurfer here. Ominously, a number of brightly coloured kites can be seen in the distance; they are a potent reminder of the controversy. ...



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