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Close Up

For all people interested in kiteboarding or extreme sports in general:
On the 28th of October was the pre - release of the first and long awaited kiteboarding action Rockumentary called 'Close Up'!

Close Up Kitesurf DVD

The Flying Pig Backpacker Hostels are one of the (very proud) sponsors of this amazing kiteboard movie which shows us the essence of kiteboarding by the worlds best riders like Aaron Hadlow, Kevin Langeree, Ruben Lenten, Rui Meira, Petr Tyushkevich, Bruna Kajiya and there is a guest performance by Cesar Portas. But that's not all. Legend Robby Naish gives his interesting input, as does PKRA Race director Olaf van Tol.

Filming thekitesurfers in South Africa

This movie takes you to the essence of kiteboarding, a documentary that is timeless and that can be enjoyed endlessly. The Flying Pig was at the pré viewing of this movie the 28th of October and we can tell you: this will, no doubt, become a best-seller!


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