Kitesurfing Lessons in Cyprus by Eightsmileys Kitesurf School

Learn kitesurfing in Cyprus with an experienced IKO kiteboarding instructor and learn to kitesurf in Cyprus

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“Eightsmileys…all about Sports in Cyprus…we love the ocean ~ mountains ~ sports ~ nutrition ~ fitness and playing…healthy body & mind = life”

“We have a solid experience on a variety of sports…Philios Sazeides”

Eightsmileys projects through the years…dreaming leads to creating!

The tiny kite project!

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Sewing the struts (dacron + foam) in place…

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Voila…ready to fly!

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This is how my surfboard used to look…

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I had a Liquid Force surfboard from 2009 and it started looking a bit yellow, cracked from too much use in the sun and a bit of brutal strapless riding. When we first put the 2012 Liquid Force Envy in the sky…we were so amazed by the retro-lego design! I called a friend photographer Christos and asked if he could help me out! In no time i had a A4 paper printed with my surfboard, looking likean Envy…i was so stoked that i went to Super Home Center bought sprays, tapes, varnish, sandpapers and started the project! After a few days it was ready…as soon as i removed the tapes i was about to cry 🙂 Went to Christos office-studio and he did the rest…enjoy 🙂

Photographer: Christos Hadjichristou / www.hadjichristou.com
Envy Designer: Julien Fillion / www.julienfillion.com
Paint Work: Filios Sazeides / www.eightsmileys.com

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FCS honeycomb blue fins…perfect much!

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This bike had been already 7 years old before it got a face lift 🙂

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Carbon fork, front disc brake, deore dérailleur, wellgo pedals, single front gear, different saddle, deore rear breaks, paint work, time-devotion-vision! 

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The Bluegreen Lego board…

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The little Lego pirate is looking for the treasure…while you are riding waves…

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This alaias had been quite easy to make…smooth to ride!

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An old board, totally worthless anymore…gave birth to smaller one…

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A bit of shaping, glassing, polyester glue…a gift for a friend!

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Paddle-helmet kitesurfer…

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Eco friendly flip flops…

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Alaias “Frying Pan” Shape…lovely for playing & light wind

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