Reviews Archive

I don’t think that you will find a better overall kite at this price point. Sky Sport has managed to make this kite available at a much lower cost while meeting performance and quality expectations.   The ATM SUL is so versatile, that you may find it becomes the one kite that you consistently take with you to the field. 0

Sky Sport Design “ATM” SUL Review by Tom Patterson

Posted on November 29, 2013

I don’t think that you will find a better overall kite at this price point. Sky Sport has managed to make this kite available at a much lower cost while meeting performance and quality expectations. The ATM SUL is so versatile, that you may find it becomes the one kite that you consistently take with you to the field.

The Shooter is a true R-Sky kite ! The shape and design are typical of the famous Roger Tessa Gambassi kite workshop. Richard Debray and the R -Sky team pilots are proving very successful with this kite and they demonstrate that France is still absolutely top notch in sport kite technology.
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R-Sky “Shooter” Review by Grischa (& Jürgen)

Posted on November 17, 2013

The Shooter is a true R-Sky kite ! The shape and design are typical of the famous Roger Tessa Gambassi kite workshop. Richard Debray and the R -Sky team pilots are proving very successful with this kite and they demonstrate that France is still absolutely top notch in sport kite technology.

The Superfly is the creation of multiple UK freestyle champion Chris Goff. It is a cutting edge freestyle kite aimed at casual and competition flyers alike, designed to exploit a deep sitting turtle without compromising other tricks and general feel. 0

Benson “SuperFly” Review by Al Tanner

Posted on June 28, 2013

The Superfly is the creation of multiple UK freestyle champion Chris Goff. It is a cutting edge freestyle kite aimed at casual and competition flyers alike, designed to exploit a deep sitting turtle without compromising other tricks and general feel.

If you are looking to have some fun working on tricks when the wind has abandoned you for the most part, this kite can certainly fit the bill.   It has a balance of light wind and tricks that is about right. 0

Alphakites “TNT Zero” Review by Tom Patterson

Posted on May 22, 2013

If you are looking to have some fun working on tricks when the wind has abandoned you for the most part, this kite can certainly fit the bill. It has a balance of light wind and tricks that is about right.

It's been a long time since there were any published numbers for kite spars. The charts that I could find, were either outdated, or confusing. I couldn't find out how these numbers were even arrived at. With so many new spars on the market, the time had come for some more recent numbers. 0

Spars…Choose your weapon by Shawn Tinkham

Posted on May 4, 2013

It’s been a long time since there were any published numbers for kite spars. The charts that I could find, were either outdated, or confusing. I couldn’t find out how these numbers were even arrived at. With so many new spars on the market, the time had come for some more recent numbers.

Why build a custom kite? Certainly not for the lack of available boutique kites in the world.  Probably not to save money; materials for top of the line kites are […] 0

Kite D.E.sign “Sixth Sense” Build by Stephen Sugarbaker

Posted on April 16, 2013

Why build a custom kite? Certainly not for the lack of available boutique kites in the world.  Probably not to save money; materials for top of the line kites are […]

Simply put, this kite is made for non-stop freestyle action and it'd be well suited for Trick's Party / competition flying. Experienced fliers will appreciate the good vertical rotation, multi Yo-yo's and unrolling will take just seconds. 0

Eolo “Neox” Review by Alex

Posted on March 24, 2013

Simply put, this kite is made for non-stop freestyle action and it’d be well suited for Trick’s Party / competition flying. Experienced fliers will appreciate the good vertical rotation, multi Yo-yo’s and unrolling will take just seconds.

At long last, a new kite from Tim Benson. The “Superfly” is the the all conquering freestyle design from Chris Goff. This is the kite used by Chris to win […] 0

Chris Goff / Tim Benson “Superfly” Preview

Posted on March 24, 2013

At long last, a new kite from Tim Benson. The “Superfly” is the the all conquering freestyle design from Chris Goff. This is the kite used by Chris to win […]

I see myself spending quite a lot of quality time with the Tekken DOA in the coming months working on my Kung-Fu! 0

Sky Sport Designs “Tekken DOA” Review by Tom Patterson

Posted on October 19, 2012

I see myself spending quite a lot of quality time with the Tekken DOA in the coming months working on my Kung-Fu!

I received David Ruger's Magnet proto in April of this year and flew it quite a lot in the weeks after. I liked it very much and asked David to build me a sail. I've had some nice sessions with my Magnet and decided it was time for a little review. 0

David Ruger “Magnet” Review by Carlo

Posted on June 24, 2012

I received David Ruger’s Magnet proto in April of this year and flew it quite a lot in the weeks after. I liked it very much and asked David to build me a sail. I’ve had some nice sessions with my Magnet and decided it was time for a little review.