STRIKE: WINGFOILING WILL NEVER BE THE SAME

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We have been Kiteboarding, kitesurfing, surf foiling Sup Foiling essentially all… When Wingfoiling was introduced to the world it was never a doubt on our head that we should strike on it. Here is the new STRIKE by F-One. Introducing the STRIKE, the all new high performance wing When the pandemic hit the world in February 2020, people were looking for freedom and ways to escape while being locked down. That same year wingfoiling was growing and F-ONE’s R&D team was fully invested for months in developing the perfect wing which will push the sport’s limits and open new doors for all riders out there. This brand-new wing is called the STRIKE. December 2020: the STRIKE is in the hands of our talented team riders for the first time for a photoshoot. The result is beyond what they could have …

Ultimate Foiling Guide for Dominican Republic

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Let’s go foiling!Wait a second, before you even mention this read up. As many of you might have  seen on social media, there is this one awesome surf/kite/windsurf/SUP discipline called foiling. Many of you probably have tried it by yourselves or seen it by the beach. If you’re not even sure what I’m talking about check Hydrofoiling in Cabarete  to get an idea. If you’re considering getting into foiling we highly recommend that you either contact a professional that you know about more information on how to get into the sport and if you don’t know anyone please do not hesitate to contact us. Foiling in any discipline is extreme and we don’t want anyone to get hurt while learning or practicing the sport in any of its disciplines.  It’s simple, a foil is a long fin (mast) with a …

The Ultimate Kiteboarding Guide North Coast of The Dominican Republic

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We all know the Dominican Republic is known for being one of the best places in the world to travel for an amazing kiteboarding experience. Though some only think Cabarete/Kite beach is the only place where you could do kiteboarding. Yes, it’s true Cabarete is the Mecca of Kiteboarding though so much more to learn about this north coast shoreline. We can let you know that’s a fact, though The North Coast of the Dominican Republic is blessed by the trade winds and swell conditions, to do any type of kiteboarding discipline. From Kite boarding Twin tip, Kite Surf or Kite foil. In this ultimate Kiteboarding guide you will know where to get gear and what are the different places, rentals, kite lessons, foil lessons, wing lessons, surf foil lesson. This Ultimate Guide will also have all the places on …

Mark Zuckerberg Hydrofoils in Hawaii during global lockdown and its awesome!

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Hydrofoiling is the future and the future is now- Charles Österlund The foiling world continues to grow as not only the day to day john doe and weekend warriors join the revolution though some of the biggest names on earth such as Mark Zuckererg begin to learn. In the image we have no other than the co-founder of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg catching some Hawaiian swell on a hydrofoil. This photo is rad for various reasons though the main reason for us is simple… He is wearing protective equipment! The majority of people hate protective equipment for the simple reason that it is not stylish. Most people rather look stylish then safe and we cannot deny that sometimes we ourselves are like this. Wearing protective gear is bulky and takes away a little of the “freedom”. When people begin hydrofoiling regardless …

1 Reason you should travel to Dominican Republic in 2021

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Whether you were a couch potato throughout the global pandemic of COVID-19 or were one of the few living actively pushing themselves throughout the lockdown… we all noticed one thing in 2020- We noticed is that nothing is guaranteed only change is. We could create a long list of why to visit Dominican Republic though one reason and one reason only is enough we believe! Life is short and now is the time to live and experience life because who knows what tomorrow brings! After reading that statement one of three things will happen. Some will disagree, some will explode and others will simply nod and close this tab and begin searching their calendars for the soonest possible date to book a ticket and come down.  If you are still reading that means you have not exploded though you don’t …

How To Protect Your Foil ft Charles Osterlund – Cabarete, Dominican Republic

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Hey guys ! Charles Osterlund here with Liquid Blue Cabarete in Cabarete, Dominican Republic. A lot of people have been asking how I protect my foil while travelling, transporting it, moving around and this is the answer. A lot of brands have been coming out with this foil cover/protector. Some people just cover the front wing, this is a full cover. As you can see in the video it covers everything and that is the perfect way to bring your foil anywhere you want. There is also a protector for your mast… Personally I don’t really think I need it since I don’t transport it that much. I hope this video has helped you and see you on the water! Thank you for watching and we hope you enjoyed our video! For any idea or questions you may have, comment …

*WHAT LEASH SHOULD I BE USING?* – Liquid Blue Cabarete, Dominican Republic

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Hey guys, Charles Osterlund here! With Liquid Blue Cabarete, in Cabarete, Dominican Republic. Today we are back with a new video regarding a very specific topic. We have been asked so many questions about this and today we are ready to get the answer for you. What leash should I be using? As always there is no true answer. Charles’s honest opinion is that he finds leashes very annoying. Once he tried to go prone foiling with no leash and it was good success and fun, but you have to be a fast swimmer in case you fall next to a reef, some rocks. If you are not fast enough your board will most likely broke or get destroyed. For Wing Foiling a lot of guys are not using a board leash. In any case, since we are not professionals …

Comparison between the 4.2/5/6 m Swing – Cabarete, Dominican Republic

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Hi everyone, Welcome back to our blog! Here is a little comparison between the biggest wings on the F-One range. There is about six wings in the line up, and the ones we are comparing today are the biggest ones. All seems the perfect fit for our conditions here in Cabarete and could be used all the way to 25 knots. It all depends with what gear you match it with and the conditions of your home spot. For more detailed infos, watch the video : ) Thank you for watching and we hope you enjoyed our video! For any idea or questions you may have, comment in the section below or email us at hello@lbcabarete.com! If you want to stay up to date with our content – subscribe to our YouTube and check us out on: Instagram: @lbcabarete Facebook: …

Kahkow Experience in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

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Santo Domingo is rarely seen as a destination to visit for those water sports enthusiasts because it is a crowded city with millions of people. From mega shopping malls, traffic jams, high rise buildings, Ferrari dealerships, exquisite restaurants your days in the capital of the Dominican Republic will be fast passed and loud! Wether one might believe it or not there are actually many experiences that tourists as well as many locals don’t know about or have lived. An underground, entertaining, and educational experience is the one of KahKow in the colonial zone. The KahKow concept emerged 15 years ago out of the Rizek family century long experience in cacao production.The name KahKow comes from cacao + know how… Under the shadow of the Dominican cacao trees, we harvest some excellent raw material to make chocolate: our world- class cacao. …