At Groundswell we believe in knowing our products so we can give the best possible advice & service.

The 2020 / 2021 season is on the way, and Groundswell has all the info on the new seasons equipment in store.

There is change for the coming 20/21 season with kite release dates. Call in store to find out all the details for the coming summer season

Duotone will still be making the following kites - Rebel, Vegas, Neo, Dice, Evo, Juice, Mono . Currently taking orders for the coming season
Same is true for the twin tip board range, the surf board line up & their range of bar & lines..Clickbar, 5th element & quad.
For 2020/21 Cabrinha will be firing out info soon on the upcoming seasons updates. Again call in if you want more info.
Essentially, we have the details for the coming season, so nows the time to plan what you want !

Specials & Deals on kiting Gear

The shop has limited stocks of new equipment from 2015/2016/2017/2018 / 2019.


Come in and get all the details on the 2021 equipment.

2020 Kites Below – Click on the kite name to watch videos.

  • The Switchblade – probably the most popular kite in Canterbury, great at everything you can do !
    Ideal kite for the Estuary sessions, Fun at the beach, & a great booster for the lakes


  • Drifter  – One of our big sellers – great kite for the beaches around Canterbury & fun on the flat waters too.

    Small sizes work real well for foiling too !!


  • FX – Ultimate blend of flat water freestyle & big air with great free ride handling.


  • The Moto– The Moto kite from Cabrinha smashes all conventional thinking.This versatile Freeride / Crossover kite is light to the touch and provides a precise and linear power delivery.
    The lighter weight and quick response are made possible with its 3 strut hybrid plan form..


  • Contra – Super popular light wind kite for Canterbury conditions.

    Super fun on the Estuary & makes the most of the light onshore days at the beach. Featherweight cannon that delivers light wind fun like you’ve never had before.



2020 Cabrinha Twin Tip BOARDS –

 

  • Too Be Confirmed

 

2017 Cabrinha SURF BOARDS –

  • To Be Confirmed

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KITES – TO BE RELEASED—-

  • Vegas – Freestyle / wake style, this kite makes you a better rider.
  • The Dice – Performance kite for all Canterbury conditions. Happy performing wakestyle, freestyle, wave style – this kite rocks on all levels. – IN STOCK
  • Rebel – Ultimate free ride – Great for blasting along & boosting big airtime. One of the most popular kites in the world. – IN STOCK-  !
  • Evo– A kite to do it all , versatile kite for all Canterbury conditions. – IN STOCK
  • Neo  –  3 strut wave kite, light & powerful, for those Canterbury coastal sessions on a s
  • Dyno – featherweight cannon that delivers light wind fun like you’ve never had before.
  • Juice – Lightwind freeride, our most popular light wind boost machine, fun on the flat & the surf.

BOARDS – Twin tips 

  • Gambler – Boots and all freestyle beast.
  • Team Series  – Ultimate board for the best riders ! & any one who wants a sick ride
  • Jaime – The classic all round weapon, with or without boots.
  • Xride  – Great free ride board, ideal for all Canterbury conditions.- IN STOCK
  • Select – Fast , light performance free ride.
  • Soleil – Female Freeride board.
  • Gonzales – Easy to use , all round .- IN STOCK
  • Spike – Light wind , upwind board. Ideal for those cruisey days

BOARDS – Surf / Directional.

  • Pro CSC –Small waves & strapless freestyle. Snappy top turns and tight bottom turns. Best wave/freestyle board with no inserts. Great pop. Good speed through turns.
  • Pro Session –Big waves & Carving magic. Carvey big wave slayer. Max grip through rail design. Driving bottom turns. Control at high speeds
  • Pro Surf –Ideal all-round surf. Best strapless surfboard. Perfect in the pocket. No inserts for footsteps. Snappy top and tight bottom turns.
  • Whip CSC – Great Freestyle wave board, Early planing, very forgiving with fast bottom turns
  • Wam – All-round surf, ideal for medium size waves. Best allrounder High Performance > Easy to surf Driving bottom turns and flowing top turns

 


The 2016 Cabrinha Range ..

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Preview the 2016 Cabrinha Range                                        swb3 fx2dfiftr


 

Contact us for more info.

 

 

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Kitesurf Lesson Details

Kiteboard Lessons
- Groundswell set up the first kitesurf school in NZ and has evolved over the years to keep up with the demands of the sport

Kitesurf Lesson Details
  • Groundswell uses the I.K.O. (International Kitesurf Organisation) system which makes learning fun, safe & quick.
  •  Groundswell is also a registered adventure activity operator. Lessons are done on the latest equipment & with the safest kites available.
  •  All lessons are done on the Christchurch Estuary, which is an ideal area to learn.
  • Lessons are only done in Easterly wind directions (SE to NE). We recommend 2 to 3 water based lessons.
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