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Thank You!

A big THANK YOU to the folks that purchased a t-shirt from our recent t-shirt fundraiser! It was a big success, and we are gathering together some graphic artists to create MORE limited edition t-shirts for you.  Your purchases and donations help the AKA continue its...
Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

  Happy Holidays from the Board of Directors of the American Kitefliers Association!   If you have been really good this year, maybe Santa will place a kite under your Christmas tree!
December 8th, Fireside Chat

December 8th, Fireside Chat

December is generally a slow time for us kite fliers in the northern hemisphere. The winter winds bring with them snow and little sunlight. While some intrepid souls are still braving the weather and pulling out their ice anchors for kite flying on the frozen lakes,...
T-Shirt Fundraising Campaign!

T-Shirt Fundraising Campaign!

Did you know that there is something extra special about this particular limited edition kite tee? Every purchase helps the AKA raise funds to help fund free kite building workshops for kids, outreach programs for folks with physical or mental disabilities, free...