You were at the beach and this kiteboarder came riding by, floating on the water like magic. Then--pow!--he was 20 feet in the air flying through the sky. The kiteboarding bug bit you. "I have to go learn how to kiteboard!" you say to yourself.
This article will focus on a new rider looking for the proper kiteboarding kite for their first couple of years of riding. After you are an established rider, you will understand what style you are looking for and be able to pick a kite designed for your riding style whether that is waves, wake, free ride or freestyle.