There's a social media trend that's been going around showing off "Things in my house.. (or in a specific place) that just make sense." People use this to show off practical, amazing or even sarcastic things that make sense in their house. Or that doesn't make any sense at all! Either way, I thought it… Continue reading Things in my house that just make sense (Kitesurfing edition!)
As a watersports enthusiast and ocean lover whose number one love language is gifts, I am so excited about this blog! I am so happy to share some of my favourite products that any ocean-loving girls would love. (P.S. the last 2 on the list would be great for guys too!) I love the idea… Continue reading Surfer girl gift ideas (+ discount codes!)
The first thing I noticed was the birds. The way I could almost see each and every feather from a great distance away. The way the sunset's light reflected off them as they flew, allowing me to appreciate their delicate movements. The way they seemed to fly in slow motion, as I took in each… Continue reading The Gift of Sight
Top 5 items I always carry in my beach bag! These items will get you from beach to burger in less than 5 minutes.
If you're a kitesurfer familiar with kitesurfing in Egypt, then I'm sure you've heard about El Gouna. But have you ever heard of Seahorse Bay? Seahorse Bay is a small area situated between El Gouna and Hurghada. The moment we arrived there I realised I could not have dreamt up a better spot.
"Home Sweet Home" - it's a saying that warms the heart. It's what comes to mind when thinking of your own home, your parents or grandparents home. It evokes loving thoughts of family, home baked meals and laughter-filled get-togethers. It is also a saying that comes to my mind when thinking of the hotel we recently stayed at in Egypt. It's no wonder the hotel is called Sweet Home!
"And though she be but little, she is fierce." - Shakespeare We may be petite girls who love this extreme sport, but that doesn't mean we should be underestimated! Though we are small, we are also strong and capable of great success in our sport! I love this line from a Midsummer Night's Dream "And… Continue reading 10 Tips for Tiny Kite Girls
"get the basics down so that you can really enjoy wakeboarding" - Shaun Faccio, Professional Wakeboarder
My dad has always said "Kitesurfers never drink enough water!" Well dad, that won't be a problem for me anymore! In fact, many sportspeople in and out of the water struggle to stay hydrated while doing their sport since it is inconvenient and sometimes impossible to carry a water bottle. That is why I am so excited to tell you about Wetsleeve.
"...to be clear I don’t care if people want to post butts on Instagram, but if it’s supposed to be a kiteboarding picture I want #bangersnotbutts everytime." - Ben Gillespie, The Kite Mag
I felt like the the first day of the King of the Air was very busy for me. If only I had known how much busier the second and final day would be! I was constantly on my phone! But of course I made sure I checked out the action too. I reported for Kitesoul… Continue reading Red Bull KOTA 2018: The Final
In my previous post I spoke about how I was only going to do work for my own social media and blog during the event. Well that all changed very quickly when Kitesoul Magazine asked me to do a report and photos for them and North Kiteboarding asked me to do an Instagram takeover with… Continue reading Red Bull KOTA 2018: Day 1
One of my favourite times of the year is slowly approaching: The Red Bull King of the Air!
Paros is definitely a place I would love to travel to again! Not only is the wind consistent and predictable, but the water is warm, the beaches are beautiful and there is plenty to do when you are done Kitesurfing.
"It takes some time to get used to changing clothes outside in 0C..." - Marko Marjamaa I've never been a winter person. In Cape Town, the sky is dark whenever the wind blows since it usually only blows when there’s a storm brewing. The cold North West wind is not as consistent as our summer’s… Continue reading Extreme winter kitesurfing