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Early Registration!

  Greetings everyone! Just wanted to reach out to everyone and remind them that Early Registration is open for the Annual Convention in Ocean City, Maryland.  Hurry and register now, these savings will no longer be available after August 15th.  Head on over to...

Kitebuilding at the AKA Convention

One of the biggest parts of the AKA Annual Convention is the Kitebuilding Competition. Competitors come from around the country to show off their newest creation and find out who has the best flight, the best stitching, or the best art.  But here are some things you...

Sport Kite Updates

From Sport Kite Chair Scott Davis: Showdown Bringing all of the kite flyers to one stage! This new format is exciting. Run like a regular ballet competition with judges and score sheets, but there’s a catch, any number of lines on the kite. Single line, dual line, and...

July 11th, 2017 Fireside Chat

Greetings everyone! Summer is in full swing and most of you are out flying kites. On the off chance that you have a few free minutes between swapping out line sets, we wanted to let you know of a few things happening in the coming months. As an avid kite flier or kite...