Kiteboarding can require a harness that can come in a seat style with leg loops, a waist type or a vest. With a spreader bar, the harness attaches the rider to the control bar. When the rider hooks in, the harness takes most of the kite's pull from the riders arms and spreads it to wear it is worn on the body. Riders are then free to perform jumps and other tricks while staying "hooked in" on the control bar. The most popular type of harness is the waist harness, worn by many advanced riders. Seat harnesses require less effort from the rider by design. Vest harnesses are often equipped with floatation and impact protection. While a kiteboarding harness may look like a windsurfing harness, they in fact much different. Ensure that you're using the finest harness from Dakine, North, Slingshot, Cabrinha, Naish or Ocean Rodeo as windsurfing harnesses tend to break very quickly when used in kiteboarding.
The 2012 Naish Mission Harness features a lightweight low-profile body with all the bells and whistles. The 2012 Naish Mission Harness Maximum 3D shaping combined with the dual tension belt, conforms to the rider’s body for maximum comfort. The 2012 Naish Mission Harness is designed for riders looking for a lower cut and excellent back support.
The SUP Vest provides stand-up paddlers with the flotation and protection they have, whereas giving seasoned riders the flexibility to push the boundaries within the surf. The soft synthetic rubber and huge armholes enable wonderful freedom of motion whereas still scattering impact with water.
The Defender Vest provides new riders the protection they deserve and provides skilled riders the boldness to push the boundaries. It offers excellent impact protection, other float and peace of mind. The soft synthetic rubber and enormous armholes permit wonderful freedom of motion whereas still spreading impact with water.
The KL pro is that the excellent harness for aspiring and skilled freestylers. a very new shape that options our 3D internal plate. This harness additionally offers a simplified “D-Ring” leash connection on the side.