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Bringing you the most up to date hydrofoil news, interviews, and product reviews.  We cover all disciplines of foil board sports including kite, wind, surf, and SUP foiling.   Based in Hood River, OR, our team scours the planet in search of the perfect gear and the perfect glide in a never ending quest to fly over water.

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June 19, 2018

I have found that the most useful tech based tools for foiling is Ikitesurf.com, it's incredible to be able to see the wind speed before you head to the water.  When I combine the windspeed with the GPS data in Strava I've learned a lot about the best conditions.  I wa...

March 22, 2018

Dave shares his preferred type of leash when SUP and surf foiling.  In short, he prefers a long straight leash.   To prevent leash drag he tucks a loop into his board shorts.  Please let us know if you have more questions you would like Dave to answer....

March 14, 2018

Dave Kalama shares some great tips on how to modify your paddle stroke when up on the foil.   We have been practicing his tips, and they make a big difference.  We hope you enjoy.  Let us know if there are other questions you would like us to ask Dave to answer on the...

March 8, 2018

Foil Buzz is on Maui and we were fortunate to hang with Dave Kalama, the Mr Miagi of SUP and surf foiling.   We had a great downwind run at Kihei and Demo'd an amazing Kalama Performance Foil Board.  We will have a review on these boards shortly, but suffice it to say...

October 22, 2017

Second attempt at the Bungee Foil Set up.   Made a bit of progress and got some rides with a little running assistance.  Special thanks to blueshedshaping.com for the use of the 5' foil board! 

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October 17, 2017

We feel strongly that towing is the best way to introduce people to the foil.   It provides a predictable force and something to lean against when starting out.  As a rider advances, slacking the rope introduces a whole new sensation requiring a more advanced skillset....

October 15, 2017

The few guys that post videos of Bungee Foil Successes on the web make it look pretty easy.   We discover, it's not as easy as it looks.  But we are always game to try and willing to fail.  Let us know how you rig your bungee foil set up.  Special thanks to...

August 10, 2017

We don’t know if this was the first downwind SUP hydrofoil session in the gorge, but it was one of the first times we caught wind of it. Check out this edit by Rod Parmenter of Foil Buzz, capturing the Maui boys as they introduce SUP foiling to the gorge.  Featuring Co...

August 1, 2017

We got to learn from the masters of foiling when Dave Kalama and Alex Aguera came to The Gorge to introduce the go-foil product line of SUP and surf hydrofoils. Check out this great edit by Rod Parmenter of Foil Buzz.  

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