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Harnesses Reviewed | For Women by Women

Harnesses Reviewed | For Women by Women

By: Adrienne Kina Being a woman in a male-dominated sport makes it tricky to find the gear that fits right, especially harnesses.  After testing multiple harnesses both unisex/male and women specific,here are some tips on choosing the best model based on...

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Tomahawk Test

Tomahawk Test

REAL has always strived to give you factual info about gear that we find out from testing.  We want to tell our customers what works and what doesn’t work.  Most importantly strive to tell you who a product is best...

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Can we call these wave boards?

Can we call these wave boards?

Look at these things.  They look nothing like surfboards and barely look like kiteboard, but they are three modern kiteboards that rip in the surf.  Well, actually one of them is a surfboard that is made in kite construction even...

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How to Properly Attach your Surfboard Leash

How to Properly Attach your Surfboard Leash

Lately at REAL we’ve been noticing some growing leash strings….. Here’s a quick tutorial on how to properly attach your surfboard leash and why the proper way will make your board last longer. The Wrong Way: The photo above shows...

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