2012 ARCHIVE

2012 Triple-S Invitational Final Results

Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, USA — June 9, 2012 Bringing the seventh annual Triple-S Invitational to a close, Friday night’s award ceremony concluded the prestigious week-long Surf, Slick and Slider competition. Staged at the REAL Watersports compound, the massive...

2012 Triple-S Session Report #6

Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, USA — June 8, 2012 While rideable for most of the day, Thursday’s wind was lighter than needed to run a third consecutive day of five-star action. However, with lots of activities on tap, many competitors got at it, surfing in the...

Video: 2012 Triple-S Session Report #5

Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, USA — June 7, 2012 Cape Hatteras’ Lighthouse and Kite Point went off again, delivering an epic setup on Wednesday for the second consecutive Triple-S Trifecta — world-class Surf, Slick and Slider riding all in...

Video: 2012 Triple-S Session Report #4

Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, USA — June 6, 2012 “Yesterday, conditions allowed the Triple-S to shine in full form,” exclaimed Jason Slezak, Triple-S co-creator and competitor. “We were able to pull off sessions in all three disciplines:...

Video: 2012 Triple-S Session Report #3

Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, USA — June 5, 2012 Monday morning, day three of the Triple-S started off on a heart-wrenching, horrendous note. Following the slider park action in The Slick on Sunday, organizers corralled the five world-class...

Video: 2012 Triple-S Session Report #2

Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, USA — June 4, 2012 Kicking off the Triple-S Invitational competition on Sunday, riders hit the water in the late afternoon yesterday as the wind came up. During the 11 a.m. rider’s meeting at REAL Watersports’...

Video: 2012 Triple-S Session Report #1

Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, USA — June 3, 2012 Last night marked the official kickoff of the world’s most exclusive and prestigious invite-only kiteboarding event — the Triple-S Invitational. Running from June 2 to 8, this seventh annual...

Video: 2012 Triple-S Wildcard Winners

Big THANKS and HUGE RESPECT to all the riders who submitted wildcard videos this year! This was a very competitive year, with wildcard videos coming in from every corner of the planet. This year 3 spots were allotted to wild card invitations, 1 Wakestyle Rider, 1 Surf...

Video: 2012 Triple-S Wildcard Entries

The Triple-S Invitational will take place in Cape Hatteras, NC June 2nd - 8th! The Triple-S Invitational is an international "invite only" freeride kiteboarding event. 3 spots will be allotted to wild card invitations, 1 Wakestyle Rider, 1 Surf Rider and 1 Female...

2012 Triple-S Invited Riders

Mark your calendars now with excellent spectating, event parties and award ceremonies open to the public, you cannot miss any of the Surf, Slicks and Sliders action. The 2012 Triple-S will be held in Cape Hatteras, North Carolina on June 2nd – 8th, 2012. This years...