Another great bootcamp weekend at Burgh Haamstede, Zeeland with the Tricksparty crew. Kites, wind, beers, beaches and BBQ. What else[…]
Last week i picked up a brand new Prism Fanatic kite at Ron Berkhout’s place. I really love the colors[…]
Lars Fakkeldij brought his freshly built 90Nine Super Ultralight in Caribbean Blue to “De Zandmotor” in a very nice midsummer[…]
Open Source Trickkites episode 28 features the Magnet Micro-Pack Strong. The Micro-Pack is a travel kite with 3 piece Leading[…]
Episode 27 of Open Source Trickkites features the End of Line standard by Birger Garbe (Ulzburger Kites). The plans for[…]
Last year i found one of my grails: the Flexifoil Stranger Ultralight. This is the Icarex version with Skyshark Competition[…]
Here’s a little edit of sunday at La Ronde des Vents 2019 in Bray-Dunes, France. I (KarelOh) was not there,[…]
Lars build a 105% XUL version of the 90nine which results in a 248cm wingspan. After some balance tweaking ‘she’[…]
Lars shot and editted this video of our weekend at the Tricksparty Zeebrugge 2019 competition. A lot of wind, but[…]
Another great design by Gabor Nagy from Hungary: the Mugen Kites Precog. Pretty kite, nice pressure, good tracking and very[…]
Here’s a short video of the Cesium Continental kite by l’Atelier from France. This is the ultralight version of the[…]
Here’s a little clip of today’s session with the Strange Thing by Mugen Kites. The wind was quite variable but[…]
This episode of Open Source Trickkites features the Invictus. A kite designed by Davide Equizzi. It precedes the Sixth Sense[…]
This is a short impression of an indoor kite meeting to celebrate Krijn’s 40th birthday. Enjoy!
Lars made this edit of a kite meeting at the Ginkelse Heide in Ede. Great weather (especially for February), a[…]
Spring is early this year. Went for a little morning session with the Mugen Kites Ultimate. Fun kite. Köszönöm to[…]
Shortly after attending the 2017 Den Helder Tricksparty as a spectator Lucas Bouma bought his first trickkite: a second hand[…]
Here’s a little video of a very nice winter session with the Ziggy UL designed by Gabor (Mugen Kites). I[…]
I recently recieved a box of kites on loan from Hungary. Gabor (Mugen Kites) also included a Kymo by Sportkitedesign[…]
The 2018 Tricksparty season was one of the best to date. All events had the best wind and weather conditions[…]
Krijn converted my 90Three Vented into the CW (Crazy Wind) version which needed testing in strong wind. Very pleased with[…]
This whole season was truly amazing. Every single event we attended was packed with ridiculously good weather, lab grade wind,[…]
Short impression of another lovely sunday afternoon with my daughter at the 40th annual Scheveningen Kite Festival. Enjoy!
This video is an impression of two separate sessions with the 90Three STD at the Lies and Formerum beach, Terschelling.[…]
This video features the Zebra kite by Invento HQ. The kite flown is the production model demo kite. Krijn Hemminga,[…]
Video #100(!!!) was shot at the 10th Vliegerfeest Aan Zee Den Helder. Sadly this will be last kite festival in[…]
Episode 25 of Open Source Trickkites features the Sparrow designed and released by Peter Maternus (PAW) and built and flown[…]
This episode of BTTOS features the HQ Obsession 1999. This kite and i will probably never be real friends due[…]
I recently found this kite for sale online. The Midi was one of my grails for a very long time.[…]
Quick session with Wilfred at Het Groene Strand, Terschelling. Flying the 100Sixteen and STX 1.8 in a very smooth breeze.
Flying my sister’s 2 stack of Sieger’s Vliegers (†) delta kites at the Formerum beach, Terschelling in quite a gale.[…]
Last minute session at ‘De Slufter’, Maasvlakte 2 beach. I recently bought a Zhiyun Evolution gimbal stabilizer for the GoPro[…]
The 90Three80 SUL is small, light, agile and a lot of fun. Small inputs and fast reflexes required! Framed in[…]
Calling this edition of the TP Bootcamp 2018 at Burgh Haamstede, Zeeland “EPIC” wouldn’t do it justice. Great weather, beautiful[…]
Early sunday morning bikeride to the enormous Zandmotor beach. Great conditions: very nice wind and rather sunny and warm. The[…]
Another epic festival and competition weekend in the north of France with loads of bad jokes, nice weather, very good[…]
I wrote a little retrospective review for KiteClique about a kite i always wanted to try, but never could get[…]
Finally some good winter weather and nice wind. Episode 24 of Open Source Trickkites features the Matrix Ultralight. Original design[…]
A new kite design by Birger Garbe (Ulzburger Kites) called [Return] is featured in episode 23 of Open Source Trickkites.[…]
Just a small impression of a fun weekend with the Tricksparty NL crew at Wind Festival 2017 @ De Koog,[…]
Another epic weekend at strand Duinoord, Den Helder. Enjoy!
Open Source Trickkites episode 22 showcases Le Neutron Ultralight designed by Christian Derefat. This sail was made by Christian and[…]
Episode 21 of Open Source Trickkites features the Mini Mohawk prototype by Robert Randolph (AirOeuvre). I received it in 2008[…]
First proper session with the 90Nine Standard which is the mid-size brother of the 90Three kite. Framed in Nitro ULE[…]
Epic sunday during the 2017 bootcamp at the XXXXL beach in Burch-Haamstede. Very good wind (sul in the morning, std[…]
When i first saw the Trickshow VHS tape from Prism (+/- 1997) i wanted to have a Eclipse in white/grey/teal[…]
Just some footage of the Magnet kite shot during our holiday on the lovely Sardinia island in Italy. Winds were[…]
This episode of Back To The Old School covers Psycho’s bigger and older brother: the Flexifoil Stranger designed by Andy[…]
Already the 4th edition of the La Ronde Des Vents festival at Bray-Dunes, France. We had a lovely, yet windy[…]
Episode 20! In this episode we fly the Sixth Sense .85: a scaled down version of the Sixth Sense by[…]
This episode of Back to the Old School features the Flexifoil Psycho: the frantic little brother of the Stranger. I[…]
The classic R-Sky Nirvana Standard is a great kite for windy days. Loud, slow and precise. Might be one of[…]
After seeing the Prism Trickshow VHS and visiting the Prism demo in Almere i had 2 holy grails: i wanted[…]
Took the good old Gem for a spin at the amazing Maasvlakte beach. Wind was barely enough but had a[…]
This is episode 19 of Open Source Trickkites showcasing the Monster kite by Christian Derefat. Flown in moderate winds near[…]
Almost spring! The temperature is rising and the days are getting longer. Beautiful morning so time for a early session[…]
Fred Blok’s New Kite On The Blok is featured in the latest episode of Open Source Trickkites. Flown in very[…]
Went for a bike ride last week and ended up at the beautiful Maasvlakte beach. It’s located at the end[…]
Just a quick edit of some winter flying with the Kitehouse SIN UL at Bergboezem polder. Still one of my[…]
IckyTV kicks off 2017 with a video of the ?Sixteen kite. This is the 116% version of the 90Three which[…]
For the 17th episode of Open Source Trickkites i borrowed Krijn’s Mini Fluid: a scaled down version of the Fluid[…]
Open Source Trickkites Episode 16 features the Day & Night, a small and light kite design by David Rüger. This[…]
Some NKOTB footage shot at Eendragtspolder a few weeks ago. The New Kite On The Blok is a Open Source[…]
Flying the 90Three STD at Katwijk beach in moderate wind. Enjoy!
Open Source Trickkites episode 15 features l’Organic, a trickkite design by Christian Derefat. This is the scaled up 108% version[…]
Just a few shots of a great weekend at the beach in Portiragnes Plage. Festival du vent 2016 Freestyle Masters.
Episode 14 features the UL version of the P3 trickkite designed by Pim Kusters, Pierre ter Bogt (P2) and tweaked[…]
First trial session with new Tricksparty ballet music (maybe) at Lies beach, Terschelling. Used it in the Essence STD beach[…]
Just some tricks and lines with the EOL of Ulzburger Kites at the enormous beach of Hoorn, Terschelling.
Another older Open Source Trickkite design featured in episode 13 of OSTK: Skyforce’s Telica. I believe this kite was designed[…]
Small montage of the 90Three VTD with some rolling suzan combo’s at the lovely beach of ‘s Gravenzande in a[…]
Montage of a very nice evening at Scheveningen beach in moderate wind flying the Essence STD. Enjoy in HD! Plans[…]
One of the true classics in my bag: the High Level by Level One Kites. All FSD Connectors dried out[…]
One year ago the idea was born to do the Open Source Trickkite video series. Very proud to launch episode[…]
It’s may 11th. Open Source Trickkites episode 11 features the B’ZAR 2011 trickkite (another design by Werner Hulstaert) flown at[…]
Flying Christian Derefat’s Vortex UL at the Haarrijnse Plas, Utrecht. Another great open source trickkite design by our belgian friend.[…]
Episode 9 of Open Source Trickkites features a design by Werner Hulstaert from Belgium: B’zar 2009. Flown in very turbulent[…]
Evening session with the 90Three STD at Molenviergang, Zevenhuizen. Wind was very variable and bumpy. Enjoy in HD.
First proper session with the 90Three SUL (perfectly build by Krijn Hemminga) at the Scheveningen beach. Great kite for relaxed[…]
First test with the Kodak PixPro SP360 4K camera. Flying my Urban Ninja at work. Watch in youtube app on[…]
Episode 8 of Open Source Trickkites features the Magnet 112% STD. Flown near Rotterdam on new year’s day 2016 in[…]
Birger (Ulzburger Kites) kindly sent me a demo kite of his design: End Of Line. I flew it in variable[…]
Episode 7 of Open Source Trickkites features the Magnet designed by David Rüger. Flown in variable wind at Haarzuilens near[…]
Sunday afternoon session with the open source NKOTB (design by Fred Blok) in rather warm yet bumpy wind. Watch in[…]
Le Neutron is one of Christian Derefat’s earlier trickkite designs (2004/2005). OSTK Episode 6 features a STD version flown in[…]
First proper flying with the Kitehouse Sharp UL during my lunchbreak at the Willem-Alexanderpark in Utrecht. Watch in HD! Enjoy.
Episode 5 of OSTK features the Essence trickkite and consists of two parts. This is the second part featuring the[…]
Episode 5 of OSTK features the Essence trickkite and consists of two parts. This is the first part featuring the[…]
OSTK episode 4 features the Sixth Sense kite designed by Davide Equizzi (Stuntkite Palermo) at the beach at Duindorp, Scheveningen.[…]
Episode 3 of Open Source Trickkites features Fred Blok’s New Kite On The Blok. Plans are now available: http://www.kareloh.com/kite-plans/new-kite-on-the-blok/
Second episode of Open Source Trickkites: the P3. Flown at the enormous beach of De Zandmotor near Kijkduin. Pim Kusters[…]
First Episode of OSTK (Open Source Trickkites). A series about flying kites which have plans available in the public domain.[…]
Bram and Sascha flying Bram’s new Magnet 112% at Bray-Dunes during La Ronde Des Vents 2015. Sail sewn by Krijn.[…]
Epic sunday at Bray-Dunes beach (France) during La Ronde Des Vents 2015 in a smooth and gentle sea breeze.
Flying the Magnet 112% open source freestyle/trickkite at the lovely beaches of terschelling. Kite building plans: http://www.kareloh.com
Flying my Flexifoil Pro Team 8ft at the beach of Lies, Terschelling.
Ronald Kuijpers flying his SIN Comp at La Ronde des Vents Bray-Dunes 2014
La Ronde des Vents in Bray-Dunes
Some KAV shots using a GoPro Hero3 Black Edition lifted by a Premier Kites Powersled pilot kite during the Bergeijk[…]
Testing the 240 fps setting on Gopro Hero 3 Black Edition. Kite: Kitehouse SIN UL Pilot: KarelOh Location: Haarrijnse Plas,[…]
Just a little preview of me testing the Sixth Sense at de Zweth. Frame has been changed to Nitro’s since[…]
Bram is flying his XTC Comp kite (made in 1995) by Peter Werba of Buena Vista Kites at the Ginkelse[…]
David Rüger flying the Level One Gentleman STD at Norddeich, Germany.
Bram and me flying the Viper Sportkites Vendetta STD at Midsland aan Zee, Terschelling. At first there was almost no[…]
Bram flying his Synchro by Herb Weldon at the Indoor Terneuzen meeting in April 2010.
Thorsten flying his Elysium STD at Kootwijkerzand. Beautiful area, very nice athmosphere and not too bad wind.
Grey, it’s the new black 😉 Fred, Bram and me trying to get rid of a hangover while flying our[…]
The Kitehouse Sin is a truly great kite. Very graceful yet fully trickable. This video was shot at “het groene[…]
Little vid of my l’Organic trickkite (designed by Christian Derefat) framed in p200/300 LE, 7pt LS and 6mm spine and[…]
A week after i found my Holy Kite Grail: the Prism Eclipse i found a complete set in Germany. This[…]
Bram and me flying the “refurbished” R-Sky Frenezy at the beach in Scheveningen, Holland. Amazing kite, so capable in the[…]
The first session with my “new” Prism Eclipse at the Ginkelse Heide, Ede (NL). Very capable kite for it’s age![…]
Henri and me flying the Essence SUL and JJF SUL in very hot and almost windless conditions at Langøyene island[…]
Flying the Nirvana at Ekeberg, Oslo in the summer of 2008. Little cameo’s for the Nirvana UL and JJF SE.
Harold Slit flying the Level One Genesis STD at the Cadzand-Bad beach, Easter 2009.
Pierre, Henri and me flying the Essence SUL and P2 Proto at the german Tricksparty Bootcamp in Versmold. Difficult conditions,[…]
Fred, Bram and me flying the Masque STD and Telica .90 UL in very foggy conditions at the Ginkelse Heide[…]
A short impression from our indoor kite session. By Paul Breddels.
Henri N. flying his JJF SE, UL and SUL on the Ekeberg in Oslo while visiting ObiJuanKenobi.
Flying Le Quartz for the first time. This is the Step by Step building a trick kite version. Fun kite!
Fred and me flying the UrbanNinja’s in zero wind.
Bram Flying a WindFactory† Essence STD at the beach in Ijmuiden, Holland. Kite was modified by Pierre. The UL frame[…]
Impression of a kite meeting at the beach in Julianadorp, The Netherlands. By Paul Breddels.
Shot at Ekeberg/Jomfrubraten in Oslo by Obi and Henri in July 2008.