Welcome to the Candy Coated Diaries. These diaries will lead you on a journey following the life of professional kitesurfers Jo Wilson and Jalou Langeree. Jo and Jalou invite you to follow their kitesurfing, their off the kite antics and to offer you an opportunity to get to know them on a more personal level. [...]
Following two windless events in Watergate Bay and Redcar, It was refreshing to have a good forecast for the majority of round 4 of the BKSA tour 2010.
This event was one of four kiteivals scheduled for the season, which include kitesurfing, course racing, land boarding and land buggying. Many of these disciplines take place at the [...]
Well that was a hectic week! I have just got back from filming and photographing the Cannonball Run Europe – an event best described as a rolling party, where petrol heads from around the world came to drive on some of the best roads and track Europe had to offer. This year we took in the [...]
I am well stoked to be the official videographer and photographer for the British Kitesurf Association events this year. I have done a few events already this year with my company, Blue Juice, including Watergate Bay & Redcar and I am looking forward to following the tour around the UK and capturing the action as [...]
The lack of wind all around the UK recently threatened to scupper the first BKSA Kiteival of 2010 this weekend in Redcar, Teeside. Whilst the wind conditions did put a stop to many of the heats, the sea breezes kept the course racers and landboarders happy and with a weekend of sunshine the event was [...]
It was great to see the 2010 BKSA competition season get underway at probably one of the most well known spots in the UK, Watergate Bay in Cornwall. Unusually neither the surf or the wind showed up over the unseasonably warm weekend but a few races managed to run and spirits were high.
We have just returned from a week away in Zaafarana, Egypt, with Kitesurf Kings – a UK based Kitesurf School that specialises in Overseas Clinics.
Situated on the Red Sea, Zafarana Beach Resort lies to the south of Cairo and the north of Hurghada. The lagoon offers both perfect conditions for beginners and experts alike, there [...]