The Machine

I wrote a little retrospective review for KiteClique  about a kite i always wanted to try, but never could get[…]

OSTK Episode 23: [Return] P200

A new kite design by Birger Garbe (Ulzburger Kites) called [Return] is featured in episode 23 of Open Source Trickkites.[…]

Wind Festival Texel 2017

Just a small impression of a fun weekend with the Tricksparty NL crew at Wind Festival 2017 @ De Koog,[…]

OSTK Episode 22: Le Neutron UL

Open Source Trickkites episode 22 showcases Le Neutron Ultralight designed by Christian Derefat. This sail was made by Christian and[…]

OSTK Episode 21: Mini Mohawk

Episode 21 of Open Source Trickkites features the Mini Mohawk prototype by Robert Randolph (AirOeuvre). I received it in 2008[…]

90Nine Standard

First proper session with the 90Nine Standard which is the mid-size brother of the 90Three kite. Framed in Nitro ULE[…]

Burgh-Haamstede July 2017

Epic sunday during the 2017 bootcamp at the XXXXL beach in Burch-Haamstede. Very good wind (sul in the morning, std[…]

Magnet Sardegna

Just some footage of the Magnet kite shot during our holiday on the lovely Sardinia island in Italy. Winds were[…]

LRDV 2017 Bray-Dunes

Already the 4th edition of the La Ronde Des Vents festival at Bray-Dunes, France. We had a lovely, yet windy[…]

Nirvana Standard

The classic R-Sky Nirvana Standard is a great kite for windy days. Loud, slow and precise. Might be one of[…]

OSTK Episode 19: Monster

This is episode 19 of Open Source Trickkites showcasing the Monster kite by Christian Derefat. Flown in moderate winds near[…]

V Superultralight

Almost spring! The temperature is rising and the days are getting longer. Beautiful morning so time for a early session[…]

Kitehouse SIN Ultralight

Just a quick edit of some winter flying with the Kitehouse SIN UL at Bergboezem polder. Still one of my[…]

100Sixteen STD

IckyTV kicks off 2017 with a video of the ?Sixteen kite. This is the 116% version of the 90Three which[…]

OSTK Episode 17: Mini Fluid

For the 17th episode of Open Source Trickkites i borrowed Krijn’s Mini Fluid: a scaled down version of the Fluid[…]

OSTK Episode 16: Day & Night

Open Source Trickkites Episode 16 features the Day & Night, a small and light kite design by David Rüger. This[…]

OSTK Episode 15: l’Organic 108%

Open Source Trickkites episode 15 features l’Organic, a trickkite design by Christian Derefat. This is the scaled up 108% version[…]

90Three VTD improvised routine

First trial session with new Tricksparty ballet music (maybe) at Lies beach, Terschelling. Used it in the Essence STD beach[…]

OSTK Episode 13: Telica

Another older Open Source Trickkite design featured in episode 13 of OSTK: Skyforce’s Telica. I believe this kite was designed[…]

90Three Vented

Small montage of the 90Three VTD with some rolling suzan combo’s at the lovely beach of ‘s Gravenzande in a[…]

Essence STD Beach Session

Montage of a very nice evening at Scheveningen beach in moderate wind flying the Essence STD. Enjoy in HD! Plans[…]

OSTK Episode 11: B’ZAR 2011 STD

It’s may 11th. Open Source Trickkites episode 11 features the B’ZAR 2011 trickkite (another design by Werner Hulstaert) flown at[…]

OSTK Episode 10: Vortex UL

Flying Christian Derefat’s Vortex UL at the Haarrijnse Plas, Utrecht. Another great open source trickkite design by our belgian friend.[…]

OSTK Episode 9: B’ZAR 2009

Episode 9 of Open Source Trickkites features a design by Werner Hulstaert from Belgium: B’zar 2009. Flown in very turbulent[…]

90Three STD

Evening session with the 90Three STD at Molenviergang, Zevenhuizen. Wind was very variable and bumpy. Enjoy in HD.

90Three SUL

First proper session with the 90Three SUL (perfectly build by Krijn Hemminga) at the Scheveningen beach. Great kite for relaxed[…]

Urban Ninja 360

First test with the Kodak PixPro SP360 4K camera. Flying my Urban Ninja at work. Watch in youtube app on[…]

OSTK Episode 7: Magnet

Episode 7 of Open Source Trickkites features the Magnet designed by David Rüger. Flown in variable wind at Haarzuilens near[…]

NKOTB Sunday Afternoon

Sunday afternoon session with the open source NKOTB (design by Fred Blok) in rather warm yet bumpy wind. Watch in[…]

OSTK Episode 6: Le Neutron STD

Le Neutron is one of Christian Derefat’s earlier trickkite designs (2004/2005). OSTK Episode 6 features a STD version flown in[…]

OSTK Episode 5b: Essence STD

Episode 5 of OSTK features the Essence trickkite and consists of two parts. This is the second part featuring the[…]

OSTK Episode 4: Sixth Sense

OSTK episode 4 features the Sixth Sense kite designed by Davide Equizzi (Stuntkite Palermo) at the beach at Duindorp, Scheveningen.[…]

OSTK Episode 3: NKOTB

Episode 3 of Open Source Trickkites features Fred Blok’s New Kite On The Blok. Plans are now available:

OSTK Episode 2: P3

Second episode of Open Source Trickkites: the P3. Flown at the enormous beach of De Zandmotor near Kijkduin. Pim Kusters[…]

OSTK Episode 1: Le Quartz

First Episode of OSTK (Open Source Trickkites). A series about flying kites which have plans available in the public domain.[…]

Magnet 112% STD @ Bray-Dunes

Bram and Sascha flying Bram’s new Magnet 112% at Bray-Dunes during La Ronde Des Vents 2015. Sail sewn by Krijn.[…]

LRDV Bray-Dunes 2015

Epic sunday at Bray-Dunes beach (France) during La Ronde Des Vents 2015 in a smooth and gentle sea breeze.

Magnet 112% @ Terschelling

Flying the Magnet 112% open source freestyle/trickkite at the lovely beaches of terschelling. Kite building plans:

Bergeijk 2014 KAV

Some KAV shots using a GoPro Hero3 Black Edition lifted by a Premier Kites Powersled pilot kite during the Bergeijk[…]

Slow Motion SIN UL

Testing the 240 fps setting on Gopro Hero 3 Black Edition. Kite: Kitehouse SIN UL Pilot: KarelOh Location: Haarrijnse Plas,[…]

SixthSense Zweth

Just a little preview of me testing the Sixth Sense at de Zweth. Frame has been changed to Nitro’s since[…]

Vendetta STD

Bram and me flying the Viper Sportkites Vendetta STD at Midsland aan Zee, Terschelling. At first there was almost no[…]

Thorsten Elysium STD

Thorsten flying his Elysium STD at Kootwijkerzand. Beautiful area, very nice athmosphere and not too bad wind.

Fade to Grey

Grey, it’s the new black 😉 Fred, Bram and me trying to get rid of a hangover while flying our[…]

It’s a Sin

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[…]

Frenezy Revisited

Bram and me flying the “refurbished” R-Sky Frenezy at the beach in Scheveningen, Holland. Amazing kite, so capable in the[…]

Langøyene Island, Oslo

Henri and me flying the Essence SUL and JJF SUL in very hot and almost windless conditions at Langøyene island[…]

Nirvana in Oslo

Flying the Nirvana at Ekeberg, Oslo in the summer of 2008. Little cameo’s for the Nirvana UL and JJF SE.

Fogged up in the morning

Fred, Bram and me flying the Masque STD and Telica .90 UL in very foggy conditions at the Ginkelse Heide[…]

Step By Step Le Quartz

Flying Le Quartz for the first time. This is the Step by Step building a trick kite version. Fun kite!

Bram Bijlhout | Essence STD

Bram Flying a WindFactory† Essence STD at the beach in Ijmuiden, Holland. Kite was modified by Pierre. The UL frame[…]